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There are 5 ways to get from Nova Gorica to Venice by train, bus, ferry or car

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Train  •  2h 24m

  1. Take the train from Gorizia Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Re

12€ - 24€

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Bus  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Sempeter pro Gorici Mahle Letrika to Venice Tronchetto Bus Station Vienna - Venice

17€ - 34€

Bus, train  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Nova Gorica Central Bus Station to Trieste Airport Ljubljana - Trieste Airport
  2. Take the train from Monfalcone to Venezia S. Lucia Re

17€ - 36€

Bus, ferry  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica to Piran Nova Gorica Ap - Branik - Sežana - Koper - Piran - Lucija Tpc / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Piran to Venice

64€ - 88€

Drive  •  1h 26m

  1. Drive from Nova Gorica to Venice 141.4 km

17€ - 26€

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International entry into Italy from Slovenia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Slovenia
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
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This applies to arrivals from Slovenia
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Slovenia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Venice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Venice is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Slovenia from Italy.

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Last updated: 14 May 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Nova Gorica to Venice is to drive, which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Nova Gorica to Venice is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nova Gorica to Venice station. However, there are services departing from Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica and arriving at Venice Tronchetto Bus Station via Sempeter pro Gorici Mahle Letrika. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 35m.

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The distance between Nova Gorica and Venice is 117 km. The road distance is 141.4 km.

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The best way to get from Nova Gorica to Venice without a car is to bus which takes 3h 35m and costs 16€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 2h 24m to get from Nova Gorica to Venice, including transfers.

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Nova Gorica to Venice bus services, operated by Nomago, depart from Sempeter pro Gorici Mahle Letrika station.

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The best way to get from Nova Gorica to Venice is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs 11€ - 24€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 35€ and takes 3h 35m.

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Nova Gorica to Venice bus services, operated by Nomago, arrive at Venice Tronchetto Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nova Gorica to Venice is 141 km. It takes approximately 1h 26m to drive from Nova Gorica to Venice.

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  • Distance: 117.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 24m

What companies run services between Nova Gorica, Slovenia and Venice, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Gorizia Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia every 2 hours. Tickets cost 11€ - 23€ and the journey takes 2h 16m. Alternatively, Nomago operates a bus from Sempeter pro Gorici Mahle Letrika to Venice Tronchetto Bus Station once daily. Tickets cost 10€ - 21€ and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Train operators
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 Gorizia Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 23€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
21€ - 23€
Train from Monfalcone to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 18€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
16€ - 18€
Bus operators
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Sempeter pro Gorici Mahle Letrika to Venice Tronchetto Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Book at
Nomago
Economy
10€ - 15€
Premium
12€ - 18€
Family&friends
14€ - 21€
Bus from Nova Gorica Central Bus Station to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Book at
Nomago
Economy
7€ - 10€
Premium
9€ - 13€
Family&friends
10€ - 15€
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Nova Gorica to Piran
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 19€
Book at
Nomago
Economy
9€ - 13€
Premium
11€ - 16€
Family&friends
13€ - 19€
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