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There are 8 ways to get from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  5h 7m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia S. Lucia Fr / ...

30€ - 122€

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Bus  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Florence, Florence 1530 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Venice, Venice 466 / ...

28€ - 39€

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Train via Bologna  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale 9940 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia 8918 / ...

38€ - 112€

Drive  •  5h 1m

  1. Drive from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice 529.9 km

70€ - 110€

Subway, fly to Venice  •  3h 37m

  1. Take the subway from Ottaviano to Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Venice (VCE) FCO - VCE

66€ - 298€

Fly to Trieste, train  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Trieste (TRS) FCO - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia

72€ - 554€

Fly to Verona, train  •  5h 46m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Verona (VRN) FCO - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia

78€ - 582€

Fly to Bologna, train  •  5h 30m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bologna (BLQ) FCO - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

70€ - 258€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice is to bus which costs 28€ - 40€ and takes 8h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice is to subway and fly which costs 65€ - 300€ and takes 3h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice. However, there are services departing from Atrio dei Quattro Cancelli and arriving at Venice, Venice via Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station and Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice. However, there are services departing from Ottaviano and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 7m.

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The distance between Piazza di San Pietro and Venice is 393 km. The road distance is 529.9 km.

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The best way to get from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice without a car is to train which takes 5h 7m and costs 30€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 5h 7m to get from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice, including transfers.

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Piazza di San Pietro to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Piazza di San Pietro to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice is to train which takes 5h 7m and costs 30€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 40€ and takes 8h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice.
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  • Distance: 393.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 7m

What companies run services between Piazza di San Pietro, Vatican and Venice, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Roma Termini to Venezia S. Lucia every 2 hours. Tickets cost 35€ - 120€ and the journey takes 3h 59m. ItaloTreno also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice via Atrio dei Quattro Cancelli, Rome Tiburtina, Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station, and Florence, Florence in around 8h 14m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Rome to Trieste via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Rome to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 200€
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 140€
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
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 Roma Termini to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
35€ - 50€
Base Standard
65€ - 90€
Base Premium
80€ - 120€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 50€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
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 Roma Termini to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 85€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
30€ - 45€
Smart Low Cost
29€ - 45€
Smart Flex
60€ - 85€
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 65€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
25€ - 35€
Smart Low Cost
22€ - 35€
Smart Flex
45€ - 65€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità
Phone
+39 06.4695.2400
Website
atac.roma.it
Subway from Ottaviano to Termini
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
ATAC Roma
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 Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
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€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
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
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
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
Bus operators
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
Baltour

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Piazza di San Pietro to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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Piazza di San Pietro to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Piazza di San Pietro to Venice is 530 km. It takes approximately 5h 1m to drive from Piazza di San Pietro to Venice.

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Alitalia offers flights from Rome Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 4356+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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