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There are 8 ways to get from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice by plane, train, ferry, bus, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Venice  •  2h 14m

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Venice (VCE) CTA - VCE

18€ - 114€

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Fly to Verona, train  •  3h 56m

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Verona (VRN) CTA - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia

31€ - 159€

Fly to Trieste, train  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Trieste (TRS) CTA - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia

41€ - 144€

Fly to Bologna, train  •  4h 22m

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Bologna (BLQ) CTA - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

33€ - 162€

Train, ferry  •  13h 47m

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni M13 / ...
  3. Take the train from Villa S.Giovanni to Venezia S. Lucia Fa

88€ - 242€

Bus  •  17h 55m

  1. Take the bus from CATANIA - Via Archimede to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover Baltour

53€ - 74€

Bus, train  •  23h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Catania Bus Terminal to Bologna Centrale Station Modica
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Fr / ...

69€ - 139€

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 56m

  1. Drive from Catania Airport (CTA) to Messina Marittima
  2. Take the car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
  3. Drive from Villa San Giovanni to Venice

154€ - 278€

Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice by bus, train and ferry

The journey time between Catania Airport (CTA) and Venice is around 20h 19m and covers a distance of around 1263 km. The fastest journey normally takes 20h 19m. Operated by Interbus, Trenitalia, Trenitalia Intercity and others, the Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice service departs from Catania Airport and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
20h 19m
Fastest journey time:
20h 19m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
67 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
19:15
Last service departs at:
19:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice bus, train and ferry schedules

Catania Airport (CTA) → Venice
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The cheapest way to get from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice is to fly which costs 18€ - 120€ and takes 2h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice is to fly which costs 18€ - 120€ and takes 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice. However, there are services departing from Catania Airport and arriving at VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover via CATANIA - Via Archimede. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 55m.

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It is approximately 915 km to get from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice.

The best way to get from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice without a car is to train and ferry which takes 13h 47m and costs 85€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 2h 14m to get from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice, including transfers.

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Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from CATANIA - Via Archimede station.

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The best way to get from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice is to fly which takes 2h 14m and costs 18€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 17h 55m.

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover station.

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Map of how to get from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice.
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  • Distance: 914.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 14m

What companies run services between Catania Airport (CTA), Italy and Venice, Italy?

Wizz Air, Ryanair and five other airlines fly from Catania Airport (CTA) to Venice every 3 hours. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from CATANIA - Via Archimede to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover once daily. Tickets cost 50€ - 70€ and the journey takes 16h 45m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 220€
Flights from Catania to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 290€
Flights from Catania to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Flights from Catania to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 170€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
11€ - 230€
Flights from Catania to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
17€ - 100€
Flights from Catania to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 130€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 230€
Flights from Catania to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 220€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Catania to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
18€ - 130€
Flights from Catania to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
26€ - 130€
Flights from Catania to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 110€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
250€ - 800€
Flights from Catania to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 3300€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Catania to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
300€ - 4300€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Catania to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 330€
Tayaran Jet
Website
en.tayaranjet.com
Flights from Catania to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 260€
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
Train from Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 50€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Villa S.Giovanni to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
75€ - 110€
Base Standard
120€ - 170€
Base Premium
150€ - 220€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
15€ - 22€
Smart Low Cost
13€ - 19€
Smart Flex
28€ - 40€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Messina Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from CATANIA - Via Archimede to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Baltour
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania Bus Terminal to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Ferry operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa S.Giovanni
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Trenitalia
Metromare Dello Stretto
Website
metromaredellostretto.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€
Schedules at
metromaredellostretto.it
Blue Jet
Phone
342 32 55 869
Website
blujetlines.it
Ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€
Schedules at
blujetlines.it
Caronte & Tourist
Phone
800 627414
Email
servizioclienti@carontetourist.it
Website
carontetourist.it
Car ferry from Messina Marittima to Villa San Giovanni
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 40€
Website
Caronte & Tourist
Passenger
2€ - 7€
Moto
16€ - 22€
Car
30€ - 40€

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