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Fly to Venice  •  4h 54m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Venice (VCE) CPH - VCE

€49 - €160

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Fly to Venice Treviso  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Venice Treviso (TSF) CPH - TSF

€57 - €199

Fly to Bologna, train  •  7h 3m

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

€53 - €230

Fly to Trieste, train  •  8h 30m

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

€94 - €316

Train  •  19h 44m

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Ecb

€214 - €310

Bus  •  24h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen central train station to Nuremberg central bus station N05
  2. Take the bus from Nuremberg central bus station to Venice N28

€74 - €93

Bus via Prague  •  28h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station Stockholm - Bucuresti / ...
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Venice Mestre, St. di autobus RegioJet

€118 - €178

Drive, car train  •  20h 52m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Altona
  2. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  3. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Venice

Drive  •  15h 42m

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Venice 1825 km

€220 - €330

Copenhagen to Venice by train

The train journey time between Copenhagen and Venice is around 26h 20m and covers a distance of around 1818 km. The fastest train normally takes 23h 2m. Operated by Danish Railways (DSB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Copenhagen to Venice train service departs from København H and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
26h 20m
Fastest train time:
23h 2m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€214
Carbon emissions:
95 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
11:26
Last train departs at:
15:26

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Copenhagen to Venice train schedules

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International entry into Italy from Denmark

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Italy, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Denmark

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Denmark.

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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
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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 Denmark from Italy.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Copenhagen to Venice is to bus, which costs 550 kr - 700 kr and takes 24h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Venice is to fly which costs 360 kr - 1200 kr and takes 4h 54m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen station to Venice. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen central train station and arriving at Venice via Nuremberg central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Venice. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Hamburg Hbf and Muenchen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 44m.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Venice is 1139 km. The road distance is 1825 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Venice without a car is to train which takes 19h 44m and costs 1500 kr - 2300 kr.

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It takes approximately 4h 54m to get from Copenhagen to Venice, including transfers.

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Copenhagen to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen central train station.

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Copenhagen to Venice train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Venice is to fly which takes 4h 54m and costs 360 kr - 1200 kr. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1500 kr - 2300 kr and takes 19h 44m, you could also bus, which costs 550 kr - 700 kr and takes 24h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Venice.
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  • Distance: 1138.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 54m

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Venice, Italy?

Scandinavian Airlines, Norwegian Air Shuttle and six other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Venice every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Venice via Hamburg Hbf and Muenchen Hbf in around 19h 44m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €350
Flights from Copenhagen to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €650
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €600
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €600
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice Treviso via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€26 - €140
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice Treviso via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice Treviso via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice Treviso via Billund
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€28 - €150
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice Treviso via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice Treviso via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from Copenhagen to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €110
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €380
Flights from Copenhagen to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €410
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €320
Flights from Copenhagen to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €800
Flights from Copenhagen to Bologna via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €800
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€390 - €600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €370
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €300
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €410
Train operators
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 3 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
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 Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
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
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€15 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from København H to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€120 - €180
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Muenchen Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen central train station to Nuremberg central bus station
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg central bus station to Venice
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Copenhagen Central Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Website
Comati PSG
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Venice Mestre, St. di autobus
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
RegioJet

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The quickest flight from Copenhagen Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Copenhagen to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice station.

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Copenhagen to Venice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Venice is 1825 km. It takes approximately 15h 42m to drive from Copenhagen to Venice.

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Norwegian Air Shuttle, Air Dolomiti, Scandinavian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Venice Airport.

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