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There are 8 ways to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice by plane, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly Clermont-Ferrand to Venice  •  8h 42m

  1. Fly from Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) to Venice (VCE) CFE - VCE

€101 - €363

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon Perrache N1719 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Venice N729

€39 - €58

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Train to Lyon, fly to Venice  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE

€109 - €271

Fly Clermont-Ferrand to Bologna, train  •  10h 57m

  1. Fly from Clermont-Ferrand (CFE) to Bologna (BLQ) CFE - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

€205 - €293

Train via Turin  •  12h 7m

  1. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard Ter
  3. Take the train from Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia Fr

€110 - €228

Train  •  13h 24m

  1. Take the train from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon Part Dieu Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Venezia S. Lucia Ec

€247 - €454

Bus, train  •  13h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Clermont Ferrand to Verona Viale Girolamo Cardinale Madrid Mendez Alvaro Estacion Sur - Sofia Central Bus Station
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia Re / ...

Drive  •  8h 31m

  1. Drive from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice 863.2 km

€110 - €160

Clermont-Ferrand to Venice by train

The train journey time between Clermont-Ferrand and Venice is around 11h 44m and covers a distance of around 954 km. The fastest train normally takes 11h 44m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), SNCF, TGV inOui and others, the Clermont-Ferrand to Venice train service departs from Clermont-Ferrand and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically only one train runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
11h 44m
Fastest train time:
11h 44m
Train distance:
954 km
Trains per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€165
Carbon emissions:
50 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:58
Last train departs at:
08:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Clermont-Ferrand to Venice train schedules

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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area and Cyprus
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This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of San Marino and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Venice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Venice is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Italy.

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Last updated: 3 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice is to bus which costs €35 - €60 and takes 13h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice is to train and fly which costs €100 - €280 and takes 6h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice. However, there are services departing from Clermont-Ferrand and arriving at Venice via Lyon Perrache. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 41m.

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No, there is no direct train from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice. However, there are services departing from Clermont-Ferrand and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Lyon Part Dieu, Aix Les Bains Le Revard and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 7m.

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The distance between Clermont-Ferrand and Venice is 720 km. The road distance is 863.2 km.

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The best way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice without a car is to train via Turin which takes 12h 7m and costs €110 - €230.

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It takes approximately 8h 42m to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice, including transfers.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Clermont-Ferrand station.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Venice train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Clermont-Ferrand station.

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The best way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice is to fly which takes 8h 42m and costs €100 - €370. Alternatively, you can train via Turin, which costs €110 - €230 and takes 12h 7m, you could also bus, which costs €35 - €60 and takes 13h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice.
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  • Distance: 719.8 km
  • Duration: 8h 42m

What companies run services between Clermont-Ferrand, France and Venice, Italy?

Air France, KLM and Alitalia fly from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice via Lyon Part Dieu, Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard, Aix Les Bains Le Revard, and Torino Porta Susa in around 12h 7m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €350
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€185 - €200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice via Paris CDG, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €410
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Bologna via Paris CDG, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €390
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice via Paris CDG, Rome
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €340
Flights from Clermont-Ferrand to Bologna via Paris CDG, Rome
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€720 - €760
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix-les-Bains-le-Revard
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €90
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
7h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€170 - €310
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Clermont Ferrand to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€26 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Aix Les Bains Le Revard
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Rail 1st Class
€16 - €24
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€20 - €29
Rail 1st Class
€30 - €45
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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €75
Base Premium
€65 - €95
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €22
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
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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€15 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
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
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aix Les Bains Le Revard to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€45 - €55
1st Class
€40 - €55
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€35 - €45
1st Class
€35 - €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
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Clermont Ferrand to Verona Viale Girolamo Cardinale
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Venice
Ave. Duration
10h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon - Perrache Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Clermont Ferrand to Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord

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There is no direct flight from Clermont-Ferrand Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 5m and has one stopover.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice station.

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Clermont-Ferrand to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clermont-Ferrand to Venice is 863 km. It takes approximately 8h 31m to drive from Clermont-Ferrand to Venice.

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KLM, Alitalia and Air France offer flights from Clermont-Ferrand Airport to Venice Airport.

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The best way to get from Clermont-Ferrand to Clermont-Ferrand Airport is to train which takes 7 min and costs €2 - €12.

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