There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh to Venice by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train 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  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Venice (VCE) EDI - VCE

$81 - $220

9 alternative options

Fly to Venice Treviso  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Venice Treviso (TSF) EDI - TSF

$90 - $256

Fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bologna (BLQ) EDI - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station

$85 - $266

Fly to Verona, train  •  7 h 17 min

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

$96 - $481

Train  •  18 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale Fr
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$313 - $582

Bus  •  35 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
  3. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Venice - Tronchetto

$89 - $131

Train, bus  •  39 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
  3. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Venice, Venice N28

$211 - $334

Train, night train  •  22 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia

$277 - $532

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  6. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  7. Drive from Kufstein to Venice

$592 - $776

Drive, car ferry  •  22 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Venice

$321 - $474

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Venice, Italy?

Jet2.com, easyJet and nine other airlines fly from Edinburgh to Venice hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Edinburgh to Venice via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Milano Centrale in around 18 h 4 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice Treviso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice Treviso via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice Treviso via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Bratislava
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $450
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,800
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $50
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thello.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Manchester to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Venice is 1594 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Venice is to bus which costs £65 - £100 and takes 35 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Venice is to fly which takes 5 h 49 min and costs £60 - £170.

No, there is no direct train from Edinburgh to Venice. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via London St. Pancras International, Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 4 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Venice. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Venice - Tronchetto via London and Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Edinburgh to Venice, including transfers.