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There are 11 ways to get from Penzance to Venice by train, plane, 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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Train to Exeter, fly to Venice  •  12 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Venice (VCE) EXT - VCE

$209 - $734

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Bus  •  35 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Penzance to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice

$119 - $201

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Fly Newquay to Venice  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Venice (VCE) NQY - VCE

$138 - $609

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Venice  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Venice (VCE) BRS - VCE

$159 - $490

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Venice  •  10 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Venice (VCE) LHR - VCE

$266 - $606

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Venice  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Venice (VCE) LGW - VCE

$208 - $492

Train to London Stansted, fly to Venice Treviso  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Venice Treviso (TSF) STN - TSF

$250 - $531

Train, bus via Frankfurt  •  31 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

$329 - $671

Train, bus FlixBus  •  31 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Penzance to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice

$261 - $466

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Penzance to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  6. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Venice

$497 - $591

Drive, car ferry  •  19 h 33 min

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

$301 - $446

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The cheapest way to get from Penzance to Venice is to bus which costs £90 - £160 and takes 35 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Penzance to Venice is to train and fly which costs £120 - £380 and takes 9 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Penzance to Venice. However, there are services departing from Penzance and arriving at Venice, Venice via London and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 5 min.

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The distance between Penzance and Venice is 893 miles.

The best way to get from Penzance to Venice without a car is to train and bus which takes 31 h 33 min and costs £250 - £550.

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It takes approximately 12 h 28 min to get from Penzance to Venice, including transfers.

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Penzance to Venice bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Penzance station.

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The best way to get from Penzance to Venice is to fly which takes 10 h 22 min and costs £100 - £470. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £90 - £160 and takes 35 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Exeter Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Penzance to Venice.
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  • Distance: 893 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 28 min

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

Flybe, British Airways and Lufthansa fly from Penzance to Venice twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Penzance to Venice via London Victoria Coach Station, London, and Paris, Paris in around 35 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Exeter to Venice via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Bristol to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to Venice via London City
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Newquay to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Exeter to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Exeter to Venice via Rennes, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Exeter to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Exeter to Venice via London City, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Newquay to Venice via Manchester, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
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
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Penzance to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Penzance to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$80 - $130
Advanced Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$160 - $300
Train from Penzance to Reading
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$70 - $110
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $260
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Penzance to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$60 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Penzance to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 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
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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.

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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
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 Penzance to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
National Express
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Venice is 1 h ahead of Penzance. It is currently 11:27 AM in Penzance and 12:27 PM in Venice.

easyJet, British Airways, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Exeter Airport to Venice Airport.

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