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.

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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 Verona, train  •  7 h 12 min

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

$97 - $482

Fly to Trieste, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Trieste (TRS) EDI - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia

$154 - $447

Train  •  18 h 18 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

$314 - $568

Train, bus  •  32 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Ec

$411 - $643

Bus  •  35 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice

$128 - $211

Train, Thello  •  22 h 49 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 Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia 221

$268 - $521

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  23 h 14 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 Augsburg Hbf Tgv
  5. Drive from Augsburg Hbf to Venice

$583 - $704

Drive, car ferry  •  21 h 22 min

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

$320 - $474

Questions & Answers

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Venice. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Venice, Venice via London and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 35 min.

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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, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 18 min.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Venice is 996 miles.

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Venice without a car is to train which takes 18 h 18 min and costs £240 - £440.

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

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Edinburgh to Venice bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Edinburgh station.

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Edinburgh to Venice train services, operated by LNER, depart from Edinburgh station.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Venice is to fly which takes 5 h 49 min and costs £60 - £170. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £240 - £440 and takes 18 h 18 min, you could also bus, which costs £95 - £170 and takes 35 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Venice.
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  • Distance: 996.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

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

easyJet, Jet2.com 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, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Milano Centrale in around 18 h 18 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
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 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
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
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 Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Edinburgh to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Trieste via Brussels, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice Treviso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice Treviso via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice Treviso via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Trieste via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
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
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
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
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Venice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
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
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Verona via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,000
Train operators
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $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 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
italotreno.it
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 Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 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 Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$200 - $290
Virgin West Coast Trains
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
bahn.de
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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