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There are 9 ways to get from Ro to Venice by bus, plane, ferry, 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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Bus to Dalaman, fly to Venice  •  11h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Kalkan to Fethiye
  2. Fly from Dalaman (DLM) to Venice (VCE) DLM - VCE

€57 - €153

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Ferry to Rhodes, fly to Venice  •  11h 28m

  1. Take the ferry from Kastellorizo to Rhodes
  2. Fly from Rhodes (RHO) to Venice (VCE) RHO - VCE

Bus, bus to Antalya, fly to Venice  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Kalkan to Fethiye
  2. Take the bus from Fethiye to Antalya
  3. Fly from Antalya (AYT) to Venice (VCE) AYT - VCE

€74 - €202

Ferry to Rhodes, fly to Bologna, train  •  11h 47m

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

Bus, train via Skopje  •  41h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Kalkan to Umraniye
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Trieste
  4. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Re / ...

€111 - €233

Bus  •  43h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Kalkan to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Venezia

€147 - €200

Bus, train  •  45h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Kalkan to Istanbul
  2. Take the bus from Istanbul to Graz
  3. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Bruck/Mur Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Bruck/Mur to Venezia S. Lucia Rj

€146 - €190

Car ferry, bus  •  2 days 6h

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

€196 - €388

Ferry, car ferry, bus  •  2 days 12h

  1. Take the ferry from Kastellorizo to Fourni
  2. Take the car ferry from Fournoi to Kavala
  3. Take the bus from Kavala to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Venezia

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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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.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Ro to Venice is to bus and fly which costs €55 - €160 and takes 11h 7m.

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The fastest way to get from Ro to Venice is to bus and fly. Taking this option will cost €55 - €160 and takes 11h 7m.

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The distance between Ro and Venice is 1770 km.

The best way to get from Ro to Venice without a car is to bus and train via Skopje which takes 41h 10m and costs €110 - €240.

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It takes approximately 11h 7m to get from Ro to Venice, including transfers.

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

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Pegasus Airlines, Austrian Airlines, easyJet and Turkish Airlines offer flights from Dalaman 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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Map of how to get from Ro to Venice.
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  • Distance: 1769.6 km
  • Duration: 11h 7m

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

You can take a bus from Ro to Venice via Kalkan, Istanbul, Istanbul Otogari, and Sofia in around 43h 32m.

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 Antalya to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €320
Flights from Antalya to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
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
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dalaman to Venice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €240
Flights from Antalya to Venice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €310
Flights from Antalya to Venice via Ankara, Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €320
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dalaman to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€60 - €300
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €470
Flights from Antalya to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €400
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€100 - €450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dalaman to Venice via Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €210
Flights from Dalaman to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €190
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
Flights from Antalya to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €260
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Dalaman to Venice via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Flights from Antalya to Venice via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €160
Flights from Antalya to Venice via Ercan, Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €200
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 Antalya to Venice via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €160
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rhodes to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €340
Flights from Antalya to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €280
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
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rhodes to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
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 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 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €40
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 Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€18 - €20
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 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
Train from Trieste Centrale to Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€16 - €23
Smart Low Cost
€14 - €20
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
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 Graz Hbf to Bruck/Mur
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bruck/Mur to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Graz Hbf to Bruck/Mur
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€3 - €10
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
€5 - €7
Regional Train Ticket
€3 - €5
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
€8 - €10
Bus operators
Bati Antalya Tur
Phone
(0242) 331 40 81 -82
Email
info@batiantalyatur.com.tr
Website
batiantalyatur.com.tr
Bus from Kalkan to Fethiye
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Schedules at
batiantalyatur.com.tr
Bus from Fethiye to Antalya
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Schedules at
batiantalyatur.com.tr
Kamil Koc
Phone
+90 224 294 55 62
Website
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kalkan to Fethiye
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Fethiye to Antalya
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kalkan to Umraniye
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €21
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Bus from Kalkan to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Schedules at
kamilkoc.com.tr
Pamukkale
Phone
0 850 333 35 35
Email
info@pamukkale.com.tr
Website
pamukkale.com.tr
Bus from Fethiye to Antalya
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€3 - €7
Schedules at
pamukkale.com.tr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Istanbul to Skopje
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Trieste
Ave. Duration
10h 21m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Schedules at
ms.mk
MetroTurizm
Phone
0850 222 34 55
Email
iletisim@metroturizm.com.tr
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €16
Website
MetroTurizm
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Sofia
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €19
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul to Graz
Ave. Duration
22h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€46
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
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
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
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
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Kastellorizo to Rhodes
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Ferry from Kastellorizo to Fourni
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Kastellorizo to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €140
Website
Blue Star Ferries
Business
€69 - €73
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€85 - €110
Economy
€60 - €80
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€85 - €110
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€110 - €140
Economy
€64
CABIN A2 outside
€97
CABIN A3 outside
€87
CABIN A4 outside
€87
Hellenic Seaways
Phone
+30 210 4199000
Email
hswroro@hsw.gr
Website
hellenicseaways.gr
Car ferry from Fournoi to Kavala
Ave. Duration
18h 22m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€40 - €100
Website
Hellenic Seaways
Business
€50 - €70
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€80 - €100
Economy
€40 - €60
4 Bed Inside Cabin
€60 - €90

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