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There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Venice by plane, train, bus or car

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 Paris Orly to Venice

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Venice (VCE)

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Venice - Tronchetto

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Fly Paris Charles de Gaulle to Venice

  1. Fly from Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) to Venice (VCE)

Fly Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bologna, train

  1. Fly from Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) to Bologna (BLQ)
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

Fly Paris Charles de Gaulle to Verona, train

  1. Fly from Paris Charles de Gaulle (CDG) to Verona (VRN)
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia

Train to Beauvais, fly to Venice Treviso

  1. Take the train from Gare du Nord to Beauvais
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Venice Treviso (TSF)

Train

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

Drive

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Venice

Paris to Venice by train

The train journey time between Paris and Venice is around 10h 16m and covers a distance of around 1137 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h. Operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Frecce, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Paris to Venice train service departs from Paris Gare De Lyon and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

14 Weekly Trains
10h 16m Average Duration
€77 Cheapest Price
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The most affordable way to get from Paris to Venice is to bus, which costs €29 - €65 and takes 16h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Venice is to fly which costs €45 - €230 and takes 4h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Venice - Tronchetto. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Venice. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 16m.

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The distance between Paris and Venice is 844 km. The road distance is 1115.3 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Venice without a car is to train which takes 10h 16m and costs €75 - €190.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m to get from Paris to Venice, including transfers.

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Paris to Venice bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Paris to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Venice is to fly which takes 4h 30m and costs €45 - €230. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €75 - €190 and takes 10h 16m, you could also bus, which costs €29 - €65 and takes 16h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Venice.
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  • Distance: 844.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 30m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Venice, Italy?

easyJet, Lufthansa and Air Dolomiti fly from Paris Bercy to Venice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris Bercy to Venice via Milano Centrale in around 10h 16m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €480
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €480
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€220 - €600
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €380
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €280
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €290
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €290
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €250
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Paris Charles de Gaulle to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €260
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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€22 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€22 - €30
Base Standard
€40 - €60
Base Premium
€50 - €75
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 Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €22
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €120
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€100 - €115
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€15 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €150
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 du Nord to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Rail 1st Class
€18 - €27
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris to Venice
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Paris to Venice bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Venice - Tronchetto station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Venice is 1115 km. It takes approximately 10h 40m to drive from Paris to Venice.

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Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and easyJet offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Paris to Venice train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Paris to Venice bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 1474+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to night bus which takes 16 min and costs €2 - €11.

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