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There are 9 ways to get from Rhodes to Venice by plane, train, ferry, bus, car ferry 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 to Venice  •  7h 42m

  1. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Venice (VCE) RHO - VCE

€50 - €214

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Fly to Verona, train  •  7h 43m

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

€96 - €358

Fly to Bologna, train  •  8h 1m

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

€79 - €324

Fly to Trieste, train  •  10h 17m

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

€70 - €240

Ferry, bus via Athens  •  43h 12m

  1. Take the ferry from Rhodes to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Piraeus to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station

Catamaran, bus  •  43h 43m

  1. Take the Catamaran from Rhodes to Marmaris
  2. Take the bus from Marmaris to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Venezia

€193 - €249

Ferry, bus  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the ferry from Rhodes to Patmos
  2. Take the ferry from Patmos to Kavala
  3. Take the bus from Kavala to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Venezia

Car ferry, bus  •  2 days 11h

  1. Take the car ferry from Rhodos to Piraeus
  2. Take the bus from Pireaus to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  4. Take the bus from Skopje Central Bus Station to Venice Mestre Train Station

€138 - €432

Catamaran, drive  •  24h 35m

  1. Take the Catamaran from Rhodes to Marmaris
  2. Drive from Marmaris to Venice

€340 - €480

Greece → Italy
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Venice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Venice is 1.5 metres.

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No, but conditions apply when returning to Greece from Italy.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Rhodes to Venice is to fly, which costs €50 - €220 and takes 7h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Rhodes to Venice is to fly which costs €50 - €220 and takes 7h 42m.

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The distance between Rhodes and Venice is 1663 km.

The best way to get from Rhodes to Venice without a car is to ferry and bus via Athens which takes 43h 12m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Rhodes to Venice, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Rhodes Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 15m and has one stopover.

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Venice is 1h behind Rhodes. It is currently 11:08 PM in Rhodes and 10:08 PM in Venice.

Edelweiss Air, Swiss, Alitalia and seven other airlines offer flights from Rhodes Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 1486+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Rhodes to Rhodes Airport is to bus which takes 35 min and costs €2 - €3.

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Map of how to get from Rhodes to Venice.
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  • Distance: 1663.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Rhodes, Greece and Venice, Italy?

Alitalia, Austrian Airlines and 20 other airlines fly from Rhodes to Venice every 4 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €370
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Flights from Rhodes to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €600
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €480
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €250
Flights from Rhodes to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Flights from Rhodes to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €290
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €260
Flights from Rhodes to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €300
Flights from Rhodes to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €280
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €470
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€100 - €450
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rhodes to Verona
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€60 - €350
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€70 - €250
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Athens
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €340
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€17 - €90
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €240
Train operators
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 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
Train from Trieste Airport to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
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 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
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
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
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
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Piraeus to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€66
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Piraeus to Sofia
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Sofia to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
16h 56m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Yubim
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Marmaris to Istanbul Otogari
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €20
Website
MetroTurizm
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.bg
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10
Website
Has Turizm
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Schedules at
matpu.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Sofia to Venezia
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€120 - €160
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Kaleia
Phone
+359 894 77 44 02
Email
kaleia@mail.com
Website
kaleiatravel.com
Bus from Kavala to Sofia
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
en.kaleiatravel.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €20
Schedules at
ms.mk
DRD Turizem
Phone
+386 (0)51 224 222
Email
info@drd.si
Website
drd.si
Bus from Skopje Central Bus Station to Venice Mestre Train Station
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
DRD Turizem
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Mestre
Ave. Duration
15h 59m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €70
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Rhodes to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Ferry from Rhodes to Patmos
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Ferry from Patmos to Kavala
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Phone
+90 (252) 412 22 90 – 91
Email
reservation@yesilmarmaris.com
Website
yesilmarmarislines.com
Ferry from Rhodes to Marmaris
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40
Website
Yeşil Marmaris Lines
Anek Ferries
Phone
+30 21 0419 7400
Email
info@anek.gr
Website
anek.gr
Car ferry from Rhodos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €270
Website
Anek Ferries
Economy
€45 - €120
Airplane-type seats
€45 - €130
2 beds - outside cabin
€110 - €270

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