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There are 5 ways to get from Milano Centrale Station to Venice by train, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 27m

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

75€ - 140€

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Train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  2. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Venice (VCE) MXP - VCE

34€ - 146€

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Train via Verona  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova Re6
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia Re / ...

45€ - 82€

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Milano Centrale Station to Venice 261.7 km

30€ - 50€

Fly from Milan Linate  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Venice (VCE) LIN - VCE

57€ - 206€

Milano Centrale Station to Venice by train

The train journey time between Milano Centrale Station and Venice is around 2h 27m and covers a distance of around 265 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 27m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno and Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), the Milano Centrale Station to Venice train service departs from Milano Centrale and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically 40 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Milano Centrale Station to Venice train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Milano Centrale Station to Venice is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 32m.

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The fastest way to get from Milano Centrale Station to Venice is to train. Taking this option will cost 75€ - 140€ and takes 2h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Milano Centrale Station and Venice is 244 km. The road distance is 261.7 km.

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The best way to get from Milano Centrale Station to Venice without a car is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs 75€ - 140€.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia takes 2h 27m including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Milano Centrale Station to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milano Centrale Station to Venice is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs 75€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 55€ - 210€ and takes 5h 51m.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Milano Centrale Station to Venice.
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  • Distance: 244.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 27m

What companies run services between Milano Centrale Station, Lombardy, Italy and Venice, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia 3 times a day. Tickets cost 22€ - 75€ and the journey takes 2h 27m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Lufthansa, Alitalia and 10 other airlines fly from Milano Centrale Station to Venice hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 800€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
230€ - 1000€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 550€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 430€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 430€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 260€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
200€ - 480€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 650€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
470€ - 950€
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
150€ - 290€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
11€ - 130€
Train operators
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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
22€ - 30€
Base Standard
40€ - 60€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 50€
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 Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
15€ - 22€
Smart Low Cost
13€ - 19€
Smart Flex
28€ - 40€
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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Trenord
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
11€ - 16€

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