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There are 11 ways to get from France to Venice by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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 from Lyon  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE

$54 - $313

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Venice (VCE) CDG - VCE

$48 - $196

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Fly from Toulouse  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Venice (VCE) TLS - VCE

$63 - $226

Fly from Marseille  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Venice (VCE) MRS - VCE

$48 - $228

Fly from Paris Orly  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Venice (VCE) ORY - VCE

$49 - $228

Fly from Nice  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Venice (VCE) NCE - VCE

$48 - $241

Train inOui TGV  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Milano Centrale Station
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

$179 - $246

Train SNCF  •  15 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon to Gare de Venezia-Santa-Lucia Paris-Gare-de-Lyon - Venezia-Santa-Lucia

$132 - $192

Bus  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice N729

$67 - $122

Thello  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia 221 / ...

$87 - $182

Drive  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Venice 697.7 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from France to Venice is to fly which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from France to Venice is to fly which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from France to Venice. However, there are services departing from Petit Pont and arriving at Venice, Venice via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 49 min.

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The distance between France and Venice is 816 km. The road distance is 1116.3 km.

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The best way to get from France to Venice without a car is to train which takes 11 h 19 min and costs 150€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from France to Venice, including transfers.

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France to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to Venice is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs 45€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 220€ and takes 11 h 19 min, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 110€ and takes 17 h 49 min.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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

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Map of how to get from France to Venice.
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  • Distance: 510.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between France and Venice, Italy?

Hop!, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Lyon to Venice 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Venice via Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa Station, Milano Centrale Station, and Milano Centrale in around 11 h 19 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Toulouse to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Nice to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Marseille to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Toulouse to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,900
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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 Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon to Gare de Venezia-Santa-Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $190
1st Class
$200 - $300
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Venice is 1116 km. It takes approximately 10 h 38 min to drive from France to Venice.

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easyJet, Air France, Air Dolomiti and two other airlines offer flights from Lyon Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 4114+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs 10€.

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