There are 9 ways to get from Prague to Venice by subway, plane, train, bus, night 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.

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Subway, fly to Venice  •  5h 1m

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

48€ - 163€

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Bus  •  11h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Venice, Venice 861

35€ - 50€

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Subway, fly to Venice Treviso  •  4h 40m

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

55€ - 232€

Fly to Bologna, train  •  6h 20m

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

49€ - 243€

Fly to Trieste, train  •  8h

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

70€ - 1319€

Train  •  12h 41m

  1. Take the train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf RegioJet
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Rj

110€ - 185€

Night bus  •  14h 16m

  1. Take the night bus from Prague, Florenc to Mestre 705

44€ - 63€

Night train, train  •  16h 23m

  1. Take the night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Innsbruck Hbf En
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Ecb

141€ - 195€

Drive  •  8h 32m

  1. Drive from Prague to Venice 825.4 km

110€ - 170€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Venice is to bus which costs 1 000 Kč - 1 300 Kč and takes 11h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Venice is to subway and fly which costs 1 400 Kč - 6 500 Kč and takes 4h 40m.

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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 11h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Venice. However, there are services departing from Prague, hl.n. and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 41m.

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The distance between Prague and Venice is 540 km. The road distance is 825.4 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Venice without a car is to bus which takes 11h 45m and costs 1 000 Kč - 1 300 Kč.

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It takes approximately 5h 1m 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 RegioJet, depart from Prague, hl.n. station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Venice is to bus which takes 11h 45m and costs 1 000 Kč - 1 300 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 2 900 Kč - 5 000 Kč and takes 12h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Prague to Venice.
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  • Distance: 540.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 1m

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Venice, Venice once daily. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 11h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Venice via Vienna, Hbf and Wien Hbf in around 12h 41m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
Flights from Prague to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 370€
Flights from Prague to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Prague to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 290€
Flights from Prague to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 500€
Flights from Prague to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 500€
Flights from Prague to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 500€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Prague to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 150€
Flights from Prague to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
Flights from Prague to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 230€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 410€
Flights from Prague to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
28€ - 330€
Flights from Prague to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 220€
Flights from Prague to Trieste via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 150€
Flights from Prague to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 160€
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 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
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 Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
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 Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Prague, hl.n. to Vienna, Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
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).

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
11h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Night bus from Prague, Florenc to Mestre
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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

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Prague to Venice train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prague to Venice is 825 km. It takes approximately 8h 32m to drive from Prague to Venice.

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CSA, easyJet, Air Dolomiti and two other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Prague to Venice bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 4414+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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