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There are 3 ways to get from Ferrara to Venice by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 36m

  1. Take the train from Ferrara to Venezia S. Lucia Re / ...

8€ - 50€

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Ferrara to Mestre

35€ - 48€

Drive  •  1h 11m

  1. Drive from Ferrara to Venice 112.1 km

13€ - 20€

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The cheapest way to get from Ferrara to Venice is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Ferrara to Venice is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ferrara to Venice. However, there are services departing from Ferrara and arriving at Venezia via Stazione MESTRE FS C3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ferrara and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 36m.

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The distance between Ferrara and Venice is 87 km. The road distance is 112.1 km.

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The best way to get from Ferrara to Venice without a car is to train which takes 1h 36m and costs 8€ - 50€.

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The train from Ferrara to Venezia S. Lucia takes 1h 36m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Ferrara to Venice bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Ferrara station.

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

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The best way to get from Ferrara to Venice is to train which takes 1h 36m and costs 8€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 1h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Ferrara to Venice.
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  • Distance: 86.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 36m

What companies run services between Ferrara, Italy and Venice, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Ferrara to Venezia S. Lucia hourly. Tickets cost 8€ - 16€ and the journey takes 1h 36m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Autokar Polska operates a bus from Ferrara to Mestre 4 times a week. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 1h 37m.

Train operators
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 Ferrara to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
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 Ferrara to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
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Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
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 Ferrara to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
15€ - 22€
Smart Low Cost
13€ - 18€
Smart Flex
28€ - 40€
Bus operators
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Ferrara to Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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Ferrara to Venice bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Mestre station.

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Ferrara to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ferrara to Venice is 112 km. It takes approximately 1h 11m to drive from Ferrara to Venice.

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