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There are 11 ways to get from Manchester to Venice by plane, bus, train, night bus, 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 Manchester to Venice  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Venice (VCE) MAN - VCE

50€ - 300€

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Bus to Liverpool, fly to Venice  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Venice (VCE) LPL - VCE

111€ - 1114€

Fly Manchester to Venice Treviso  •  5h 32m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Venice Treviso (TSF) MAN - TSF

59€ - 256€

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Venice  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Venice (VCE) LBA - VCE

97€ - 236€

Fly Manchester to Bologna, train  •  7h 3m

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Bologna (BLQ) MAN - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia

70€ - 301€

Train  •  17h 9m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lyon Part Dieu Eil
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

306€ - 686€

Train via Lagny-sur-Marne  •  21h 31m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
  3. Take the train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Dijon Ville Tgv
  4. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Venezia S. Lucia 2-Y

399€ - 774€

Bus  •  32h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice

99€ - 160€

Bus, night bus  •  34h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the night bus from London to Paris, Gallieni 450
  3. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Venice

169€ - 298€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  17h 56m

  1. Drive from Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Venice

370€ - 483€

Drive, car ferry  •  18h 13m

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

244€ - 366€

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester to Venice is to fly which costs £40 - £270 and takes 5h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester to Venice is to fly which costs £40 - £270 and takes 5h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Manchester station to Venice. However, there are services departing from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and arriving at Venice, Venice via London and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester to Venice. However, there are services departing from Manchester Piccadilly and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via London St. Pancras International, Marne La Vallee Chessy and Dijon Ville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 31m.

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The distance between Manchester and Venice is 861 miles.

The best way to get from Manchester to Venice without a car is to train which takes 17h 9m and costs £270 - £650.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from Manchester to Venice, including transfers.

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Manchester to Venice bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Manchester to Venice train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Manchester Piccadilly station.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Venice is to fly which takes 5h 11m and costs £40 - £270. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £270 - £650 and takes 17h 9m, you could also bus, which costs £85 - £150 and takes 32h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Manchester to Venice.
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  • Distance: 860.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 11m

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

Jet2.com, easyJet and eight other airlines fly from Manchester to Venice hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Manchester to Venice via London Euston, Euston Station, King's Cross St. Pancras, London St Pancras Eurostar, Lyon Part Dieu, and Torino Porta Susa in around 17h 9m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Flights from Liverpool to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 410€
Flights from Liverpool to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 410€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 490€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 650€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from Manchester to Venice Treviso via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 230€
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 750€
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 700€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 1000€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 700€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 380€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 800€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
8€ - 12€
Off-Peak Day Single
14€ - 21€
Anytime Day Single
16€ - 22€
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 Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
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 Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 22€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
18€ - 22€
Trenitalia Intercity

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 C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
trenitalia.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
90€ - 150€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
55€ - 85€
Anytime Day Single
90€ - 150€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
120€ - 420€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
120€ - 420€
Premier
300€ - 480€
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marne-la-Vallée - Chessy
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
70€ - 230€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
70€ - 230€
Premier
170€ - 260€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
75€ - 110€
Train from Marne La Vallee Chessy to Dijon Ville
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
70€ - 95€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Dijon Ville to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
11h 43m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
190€ - 340€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
149€
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Schedules at
terravision.eu
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Book at
National Express
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 Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
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 Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 100€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Night bus from London to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Venice
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 170€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 30m.

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

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Venice is 1h ahead of Manchester. It is currently 5:38 AM in Manchester and 6:38 AM in Venice.

Manchester to Venice train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Jet2.com, Austrian Airlines, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 4718+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 72€ per night.

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The best way to get from Manchester to Manchester Airport is to train which takes 13m and costs £3 - £6.

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