There are 6 ways to get from French Riviera to Venice by plane, train, bus or 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

Travel to Nice, fly to Venice  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Travel from French Riviera to Gare Routiere
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Venice (VCE) NCE - VCE

$52 - $249

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Milan Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Pau - Université > Tarbes > Toulouse > Carcassonne > Narbonne > Montpellier > Nîmes > Avignon Centre > Marseille - Gare routière St-Charles > Aix-en-Provence > Cannes > Nice - aéroport > Gênes > Milan
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto Lyon - Gare routière Perrache > Chambéry > Turin - Gare routière > Milan > Venise - Mestre > Venise

$35 - $58

4 alternative options

Travel to Nice, fly to Trieste  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Travel from French Riviera to Gare Routiere
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Trieste (TRS) NCE - TRS

$206 - $945

Train to Marseille, fly to Venice  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Venice (VCE) MRS - VCE

$82 - $282

Train  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Antibes to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$68 - $130

Ferry, bus  •  14 h 39 min

  1. Take the ferry from Les Issambres to Saint-Tropez
  2. Take the bus from Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere to Saint-Raphael Gare Routiere
  3. Take the bus from Saint-Raphael - Gare Routiere to Nice - Aéroport Terminaux 1 & 2
  4. Take the bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Venice, Venice 482

$52 - $104

What companies run services between French Riviera, FR-93, France and Venice, Italy?

You can take a train from French Riviera to Venice via Gare Routiere, Gare Routiere, Antibes, and Milano Centrale in around 9 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from French Riviera to Venice via Gare Routiere, Gare Routiere, Antibes, Nice Airport, Nice - Airport, and Milan in around 10 h 9 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $75
Train from Antibes to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Antibes to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Nice - Airport to Milan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Varlib
Phone
0970 830 380
Website
varlib.fr
Bus from Saint-Tropez Gare Routiere to Saint-Raphael Gare Routiere
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
varlib.fr
Bus from Saint-Raphael - Gare Routiere to Nice - Aéroport Terminaux 1 & 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $25
Schedules at
varlib.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Les Bateaux Verts
Phone
+33 (0)494 492 939
Email
info@bateauxverts.com
Website
bateauxverts.com
Ferry from Les Issambres to Saint-Tropez
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
bateauxverts.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from French Riviera to Venice?

The distance between French Riviera and Venice is 493 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from French Riviera to Venice?

The cheapest way to get from French Riviera to Venice is to bus which costs 28€ - 50€ and takes 10 h 9 min.

What is the fastest way to get from French Riviera to Venice?

The quickest way to get from French Riviera to Venice is to travel and fly which takes 5 h 11 min and costs 40€ - 210€.

How long does it take to get from French Riviera to Venice?

It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from French Riviera to Venice, including transfers.