There are 4 ways to get from Lake Maggiore to Venice by bus, car, plane or 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

Bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Lugano Busstation Noranco to Mailand Lampugnano
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto Ouibus

$22 - $34

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Lake Maggiore to Venice 237.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly from Lugano  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Lugano (LUG) to Venice (VCE) LUG - VCE

$94 - $416

Train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Lugano to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE

$127 - $446

What companies run services between Lake Maggiore, Italy and Venice, Italy?

You can take a bus from Lake Maggiore to Venice via Lugano Busstation Noranco, Mailand Lampugnano, and Milan in around 5 h 59 min. Alternatively, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Lake Maggiore to Venice every 4 hours.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lugano to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lugano to Venice via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Lugano to Venice via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $350
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lugano to Venice via Zurich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Lugano Busstation Noranco to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
globtour.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lake Maggiore and Venice is 289 km. The road distance is 381 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lake Maggiore to Venice is to bus which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Lake Maggiore to Venice is to drive which takes 3 h 47 min and costs 45€ - 75€.

It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Lake Maggiore to Venice, including transfers.