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There are 12 ways to get from London to Venice by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly London Heathrow to Venice  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Venice (VCE) LHR - VCE

$103 - $311

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Fly London Gatwick to Venice  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Venice (VCE) LGW - VCE

$52 - $219

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Fly London City to Venice  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Venice (VCE) LCY - VCE

$115 - $489

Fly London Stansted to Venice Treviso  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Venice Treviso (TSF) STN - TSF

$83 - $235

Train to Southend, fly to Venice  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Venice (VCE) SEN - VCE

$64 - $299

Train to London Luton, fly to Venice  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Venice (VCE) LTN - VCE

$75 - $314

Train  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

$256 - $461

Bus, train  •  24 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon to Gare de Venezia-Santa-Lucia Paris-Gare-de-Lyon - Venezia-Santa-Lucia

$151 - $217

Bus  •  25 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice N729

$95 - $169

Train, Thello  •  17 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia 221 / ...

$166 - $421

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  16 h 49 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Augsburg Hbf Tgv
  5. Drive from Augsburg Hbf to Venice

$491 - $587

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Venice

$241 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from London to Venice is to fly which costs £35 - £170 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Venice is to fly which costs £75 - £240 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Venice. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Venice, Venice via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Venice. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 33 min.

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The distance between London and Venice is 711 miles.

The best way to get from London to Venice without a car is to train which takes 13 h 33 min and costs £190 - £360.

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from London to Venice, including transfers.

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

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London to Venice train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The best way to get from London to Venice is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs £75 - £240. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £190 - £360 and takes 13 h 33 min, you could also bus, which costs £70 - £130 and takes 25 h 15 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Venice.
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  • Distance: 710.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

What companies run services between London, England and Venice, Italy?

British Airways, Brussels Airlines and seven other airlines fly from London to Venice hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Venice via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 13 h 33 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Luton to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from London City to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London City to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Venice Treviso via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Venice Treviso via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from Southend to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from London City to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from London City to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
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 Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Paris-Gare-de-Lyon to Gare de Venezia-Santa-Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $190
1st Class
$200 - $300
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thello.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
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 London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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London to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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Venice is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 4:12 PM in London and 5:12 PM in Venice.

London to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S.Lucia station.

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British Airways, KLM, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your London to Venice bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 4013+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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