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There are 8 ways to get from French Riviera to Venice by plane, train, bus or night train

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 18 min

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

$52 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Venice, Venice N482 / ...

$49 - $81

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Train to Marseille, fly to Venice  •  8 h 17 min

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

$78 - $284

Fly Nice to Trieste, train  •  9 h 33 min

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

$180 - $736

Travel, train to Monaco, fly to Venice  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Travel from French Riviera to Gare Routiere
  2. Take the train from Antibes to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
  3. Fly from Monaco (MCM) to Venice (VCE) MCM - VCE

$52 - $180

Train  •  9 h 48 min

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

$70 - $126

Bus Eurolines FR  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice to Venezia

$84 - $141

Night train, train  •  12 h 12 min

  1. Take the night train from Monaco-Monte-Carlo to Verona Porta Nuova R
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia Reg / ...

$63 - $139

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from French Riviera to Venice is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from French Riviera to Venice is to travel and fly which costs 45€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between French Riviera and Venice is 493 km.

The best way to get from French Riviera to Venice without a car is to train which takes 9 h 48 min and costs 60€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from French Riviera to Venice, including transfers.

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The best way to get from French Riviera to Venice is to train which takes 9 h 48 min and costs 60€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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easyJet offers flights from Nice Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 4059+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from French Riviera to Venice.
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  • Distance: 307.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

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, Diables Bleus, Antibes, and Milano Centrale in around 9 h 48 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from French Riviera to Venice twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Monaco to Venice via Nice, Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Nice to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Monaco to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Flights from Monaco to Venice via Nice, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Monaco to Venice via Nice, Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Monaco to Venice via Nice, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 19 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Train operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Antibes to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Antibes to Monaco-Monte-Carlo
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Antibes to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
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 Antibes to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Antibes to Monaco Monte Carlo
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Antibes to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
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
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
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
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
Night train from Monaco-Monte-Carlo to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
bahn.de
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 Nice, Nice to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

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