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There are 6 ways to get from Canton of Vaud to Venice by train, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 24m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Venezia S. Lucia Ec

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Fly from Geneva  •  4h 12m

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Venice (VCE) GVA - VCE

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Train via Milan  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Visp Ir
  2. Take the train from Visp to Milano Centrale Station 85
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station

Drive  •  6h 4m

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Venice 587.2 km

Train to Zurich, fly  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Yverdon-les-Bains to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE

Train to Basel, fly  •  6h 9m

  1. Take the train from Yverdon-les-Bains to Olten
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Venice (VCE) BSL - VCE

Canton of Vaud to Venice by train

The train journey time between Canton of Vaud and Venice is around 6h 24m and covers a distance of around 573 km. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Canton of Vaud to Venice train service departs from Lausanne and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically eight trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

8 Weekly Trains
6h 24m Average Duration
€170 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Canton of Vaud to Venice is to fly which costs SFr 75 - SFr 210 and takes 4h 12m.

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The fastest way to get from Canton of Vaud to Venice is to fly which takes 4h 12m and costs SFr 75 - SFr 210.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lausanne and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 24m.

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The distance between Canton of Vaud and Venice is 467 km. The road distance is 587.2 km.

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The best way to get from Canton of Vaud to Venice without a car is to train which takes 6h 24m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 300.

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The train from Lausanne to Venezia S. Lucia takes 6h 24m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Canton of Vaud to Venice train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lausanne station.

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The best way to get from Canton of Vaud to Venice is to train which takes 6h 24m and costs SFr 170 - SFr 300. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs SFr 75 - SFr 210 and takes 4h 12m.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Canton of Vaud to Venice train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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  • Distance: 467 km
  • Duration: 6h 24m

What companies run services between Canton of Vaud, Switzerland and Venice, Italy?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Lausanne to Venezia S. Lucia once daily. Tickets cost €170 - €320 and the journey takes 6h 24m. Alternatively, easyJet, Swiss and two other airlines fly from Nyon to Venice 5 times a day.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€350 - €500
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €430
Flights from Basel to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €380
Flights from Basel to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €440
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €190
Flights from Basel to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €250
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€430 - €550
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Phone
+41 848 44 66 88
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
6h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€170 - €320
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en/home.html
Train from Lausanne to Visp
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en/home.html
Train from Visp to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en/home.html
Train from Yverdon-les-Bains to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en/home.html
Train from Yverdon-les-Bains to Olten
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€45 - €80
Website
https://www.sbb.ch/en/home.html
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 06 8937 1892
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €60
Website
https://www.italotreno.it/en
Smart Economy
€21 - €29
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €24
Smart Flex
€40 - €60

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Yes, the driving distance between Canton of Vaud to Venice is 587 km. It takes approximately 6h 4m to drive from Canton of Vaud to Venice.

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easyJet, Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and Swiss offer flights from Geneva Airport to Venice Airport.

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The best way to get from Canton of Vaud to Geneva Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs SFr 15 - SFr 28.

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