There are 8 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Venice  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Venice (VCE) FRA - VCE

$81 - $315

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Fly to Venice Treviso  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Venice Treviso (TSF) FRA - TSF

$59 - $270

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Fly to Trieste, train  •  3 h 57 min

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

$108 - $405

Train via Basel SBB  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

$174 - $346

Train  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Ec

$139 - $219

Bus, train  •  13 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Verona
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia Reg / ...

$65 - $126

Bus  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Venice, Venice N277

$75 - $95

Drive  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice 558.7 miles

$130 - $200

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Venice, Venice. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 3 min.

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The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Venice is 585 km. The road distance is 894 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice without a car is to train which takes 11 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice, including transfers.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport station.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice is to fly which takes 1 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 11 h 3 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 13 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice.
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  • Distance: 365.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Venice, Italy?

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and Air Dolomiti fly from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, and Milano Centrale in around 11 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Frankfurt to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $210
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 Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
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(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 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
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 Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
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
$27 - $40
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 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Phone
+39 098 3520 315
Email
info@fsbusitaliafast.it
Website
fsbusitaliafast.it
Bus from Frankfurt to Verona
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
simetspa.it
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 Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
13 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S.Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice is 894 km. It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice.

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Austrian Airlines, Air Dolomiti and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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Book your Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Venice bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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