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There are 8 ways to get from Leptokaryá to Venice by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or car

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Train, fly to Venice  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Leptokarya to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Venice (VCE) SKG - VCE

€69 - €289

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Train, fly to Venice Treviso  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from Leptokarya to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Venice Treviso (TSF) SKG - TSF

€55 - €198

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Train, fly to Bologna  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Leptokarya to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Bologna (BLQ) SKG - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

€68 - €369

Train, bus  •  20h 2m

  1. Take the train from Leptokarya to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Trieste
  4. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Re

€73 - €142

Bus  •  26h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Katerini to Kumanovo
  2. Take the bus from Kumanovo Bus Station to Venice Mestre Train Station Struga - Mestre

€57 - €85

Train, bus and ferry  •  35h 34m

  1. Take the train from Leptokarya to Larissa
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Fr / ...

€124 - €230

Bus, car ferry, train  •  2 days 7h

  1. Take the bus from Katerini to Durrës
  2. Take the car ferry from Durrës to Trieste
  3. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Re

€146 - €262

Drive  •  13h 47m

  1. Drive from Leptokaryá to Venice 1447.4 km

€170 - €260

Leptokaryá to Venice by train and bus

The journey time between Leptokaryá and Venice is around 2 days 22h and covers a distance of around 1474 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2 days 22h. Operated by Greek Railways (OSE), Siamos Tours, DRD Turizem and others, the Leptokaryá to Venice service departs from Leptokarya and arrives in Liberta' Santa Chiara. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 22h
Fastest journey time:
2 days 22h
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€57
Carbon emissions:
182 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:38
Last service departs at:
11:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Leptokaryá to Venice train and bus schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Leptokaryá to Venice is to bus, which costs €55 - €90 and takes 26h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Leptokaryá to Venice is to train and fly which costs €55 - €200 and takes 6h 51m.

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The distance between Leptokaryá and Venice is 1026 km. The road distance is 1447.4 km.

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The best way to get from Leptokaryá to Venice without a car is to train and bus which takes 20h 2m and costs €70 - €150.

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It takes approximately 8h 44m to get from Leptokaryá to Venice, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Venice is 1h behind Leptokaryá. It is currently 6:36 PM in Leptokaryá and 5:36 PM in Venice.

Yes, the driving distance between Leptokaryá to Venice is 1447 km. It takes approximately 13h 47m to drive from Leptokaryá to Venice.

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Aegean Airlines, Swiss, Air Serbia and five other airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 1474+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Leptokaryá to Venice.
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  • Distance: 1026.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 44m

What companies run services between Leptokaryá, Central Macedonia, Greece and Venice, Italy?

You can take a bus from Leptokaryá to Venice via Katerini, Katerini, Kumanovo Bus Station, Venice Mestre Train Station, and Stazione MESTRE FS C3 in around 26h 2m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €1300
Flights from Thessaloniki to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €1600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €280
Flights from Thessaloniki to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€24 - €140
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €1300
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€80 - €210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Venice via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€330 - €380
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Bologna via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €250
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Leptokarya to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
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Raileurope.com
Train from Leptokarya to Larissa
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €22
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €21
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €21
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€15 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Trieste
Ave. Duration
10h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Schedules at
ms.mk
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.com
Bus from Katerini to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€16 - €19
Schedules at
siamostours.com
DRD Turizem
Phone
+386 (0)51 224 222
Email
info@drd.si
Website
drd.si
Bus from Kumanovo Bus Station to Venice Mestre Train Station
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
DRD Turizem
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Kumanovo to Mestre
Ave. Duration
15h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
Ave. Duration
31h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€110 - €170
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Katerini to Durrës
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €65
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Durrës to Trieste
Ave. Duration
37h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€95 - €170
Website
Adria Ferries
Deck
€95 - €110
Car
€130 - €150
Inside cabin 2 beds
€120 - €140
Inner cabin 2 beds
€140 - €170

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