There are 7 ways to get from Chiasso to Venice by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Chiasso to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$36 - $66

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Bus FlixBus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Como to Venice, Venice x400 / ...

$23 - $45

5 alternative options

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  3 h 49 min

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

$50 - $75

Bus Domo Reisen  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Mendrisio - Hotel Coronado to Venezia

$63 - $85

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Chiasso to Venice 196.7 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Venice (VCE) MXP - VCE

$118 - $296

Fly from Lugano  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Venice (VCE) LUG - VCE

$112 - $450

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The cheapest way to get from Chiasso to Venice is to bus which costs SFr 22 - SFr 45 and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Chiasso to Venice is to drive which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 3 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Chiasso to Venice. However, there are services departing from Chiasso, Municipio and arriving at Venezia via Mendrisio - Hotel Coronado. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Chiasso and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Chiasso and Venice is 261 km. The road distance is 314.7 km.

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The best way to get from Chiasso to Venice without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 65.

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Chiasso to Venice, including transfers.

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Chiasso to Venice bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, depart from Mendrisio - Hotel Coronado station.

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Chiasso to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Chiasso station.

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The best way to get from Chiasso to Venice is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs SFr 30 - SFr 65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 22 - SFr 45 and takes 5 h, you could also fly, which costs SFr 110 - SFr 290 and takes 5 h 17 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Chiasso to Venice bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, arrive at Venezia station.

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Map of how to get from Chiasso to Venice.
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  • Distance: 162.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

What companies run services between Chiasso, Switzerland and Venice, Italy?

You can take a train from Chiasso to Venice via Milano Centrale in around 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Chiasso to Venice twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Lugano to Venice via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lugano to Venice via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Lugano to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Flights from Lugano to Venice via Zurich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,000
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Chiasso to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Chiasso to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Como to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Mendrisio - Hotel Coronado to Venezia
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch

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