There are 7 ways to get from Prague to Venice by subway, plane, train, bus, night train 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.

Recommended option

Subway, fly to Venice  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the subway from Staroměstská to Nádraží Veleslavín
  2. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Venice (VCE) PRG - VCE

$58 - $226

Cheapest option

Train, night train via Salzburg Hbf  •  15 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Salzburg Hbf En
  2. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Nj

$35 - $75

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Fly to Trieste, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Trieste (TRS) PRG - TRS
  2. Take the train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia

$111 - $573

Bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Venice, Venice N467 / ...

$45 - $85

Train  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Rj / ...

$87 - $164

Train, night train  •  14 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf Ex
  2. Take the night train from Linz Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Nj

$80 - $139

Drive  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Venice 516.1 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Venice is to train and night train which costs 800 Kč - 1 600 Kč and takes 15 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Venice is to subway and fly which costs 1 200 Kč - 5 000 Kč and takes 4 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Venice, Venice. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Venice. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. and arriving at Venezia Santa Lucia via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 38 min.

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The distance between Prague and Venice is 540 km. The road distance is 825.8 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Venice without a car is to bus which takes 11 h 10 min and costs 1 000 Kč - 1 900 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Prague to Venice, including transfers.

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Prague to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague to Venice train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Venice is to bus which takes 11 h 10 min and costs 1 000 Kč - 1 900 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 900 Kč - 3 600 Kč and takes 12 h 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Venice.
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  • Distance: 337.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Venice, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Venice once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 11 h 10 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Venice via Wien Hbf in around 12 h 38 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Prague to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,100
Flights from Prague to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Prague to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Prague to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Prague to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Prague to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Prague to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Train operators
Prague Public Transit Co.
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 Aeroporto to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
6 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Linz Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
9 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Wien HBF to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Prague - Florenc Station to Venezia - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Venezia Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
elines.cz

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