There are 9 ways to get from Locarno to Venice by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bellinzona to Milano Centrale Hotelzug / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$66 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Bellinzona to Milan, Milan 414
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Venice, Venice 400 / ...

$31 - $51

7 alternative options

Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellinzona to Milan Lampugnano Station
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto Ouibus

$33 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Locarno to Venice 236.5 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Lugano to Venice  •  7 h 23 min

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

$115 - $460

Line 20 train, line 10 train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Venice  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 20 train from Locarno to Giubiasco
  2. Take the line 10 train from Giubiasco to Lugano
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Venice (VCE) MXP - VCE

$144 - $347

Train to Zurich, fly to Venice  •  6 h 52 min

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

$113 - $428

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Trieste, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bellinzona to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Trieste (TRS) LIN - TRS
  3. Take the train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia

$129 - $296

Train to Basel, fly to Venice  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bellinzona to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Venice (VCE) BSL - VCE

$133 - $474

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Locarno to Venice is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 8 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Locarno to Venice is to drive which costs SFr 55 - SFr 85 and takes 3 h 44 min.

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The distance between Locarno and Venice is 286 km. The road distance is 378.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Locarno to Venice, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Locarno to Venice. However, there are services departing from Locarno, Via della Pace and arriving at Venice - Tronchetto via Bellinzona and Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Locarno to Venice. However, there are services departing from Locarno and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via Bellinzona and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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The best way to get from Locarno to Venice is to train which takes 5 h 49 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 30 - SFr 45 and takes 8 h 37 min, You could also fly, which costs SFr 110 - SFr 460 and takes 7 h 23 min..

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Locarno to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bellinzona station.

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Map of how to get from Locarno to Venice.
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  • Distance: 178.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Locarno, Switzerland and Venice, Italy?

You can take a train from Locarno to Venice via Bellinzona and Milano Centrale in around 5 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Locarno to Venice via Bellinzona, Piazzale Stazione, Bellinzona, Milan Lampugnano Station, and Milan in around 8 h 37 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Mahon
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $340
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Basel to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
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 Milan Malpensa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
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
Flights from Basel to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
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 Milan Malpensa to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,700
Flights from Milan Linate to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
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
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $2,000
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,700
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Locarno to Giubiasco
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Giubiasco to Lugano
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bellinzona to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
ItaloTreno
Trenitalia
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
$16 - $20
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Bellinzona to Milan Lampugnano Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bellinzona, Bellinzona to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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