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There are 11 ways to get from Romania to Venice by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Timisoara to Venice  •  8h 34m

  1. Fly from Timisoara (TSR) to Venice (VCE) TSR - VCE

84€ - 142€

Cheapest option

Fly Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna, train  •  7h 39m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Bologna (BLQ) OTP - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

34€ - 173€

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Fly Cluj-Napoca to Venice Treviso  •  2h 50m

  1. Fly from Cluj-Napoca (CLJ) to Venice Treviso (TSF) CLJ - TSF

57€ - 216€

Fly Iasi to Venice Treviso  •  3h 4m

  1. Fly from Iasi (IAS) to Venice Treviso (TSF) IAS - TSF

58€ - 224€

Fly Bucharest Otopeni to Venice Treviso  •  5h 56m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Venice Treviso (TSF) OTP - TSF

56€ - 232€

Fly Timisoara to Venice Treviso  •  4h 44m

  1. Fly from Timisoara (TSR) to Venice Treviso (TSF) TSR - TSF

48€ - 191€

Bus via Venice  •  22h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Bucureşti to Venice

61€ - 115€

Bus  •  25h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Venice

61€ - 125€

Bus via Păcii  •  27h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest Autogara Militari to Venice Mestre 1922

70€ - 85€

Train  •  28h 51m

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord to Budapest-Keleti Ir
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Rj

123€ - 223€

Drive  •  15h 21m

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Venice 1380.6 km

170€ - 250€

Romania → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Romania

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine
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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, returning to Romania from Italy is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 11 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Romania to Venice is to bus via Păcii which costs $85 - $110 and takes 27h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Romania to Venice is to fly which costs $65 - $270 and takes 2h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Romania to Venice. However, there are services departing from Piata Unirii and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Bucuresti Nord, Budapest-Keleti and Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 51m.

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The distance between Romania and Venice is 960 km. The road distance is 1380.6 km.

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The best way to get from Romania to Venice without a car is to bus via Venice which takes 22h 40m and costs $70 - $140.

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It takes approximately 8h 34m to get from Romania to Venice, including transfers.

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Romania to Venice train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord station.

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The best way to get from Romania to Venice is to fly which takes 8h 34m and costs $100 - $180. Alternatively, you can bus via Venice, which costs $70 - $140 and takes 22h 40m, you could also train, which costs $150 - $280 and takes 28h 51m.

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There is no direct flight from Timisoara Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 30m and has one stopover.

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

Map of how to get from Romania to Venice.
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  • Distance: 960.1 km
  • Duration: 8h 34m

What companies run services between Romania and Venice, Italy?

Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and eight other airlines fly from Timișoara to Venice every 2 hours. Alternatively, Tabita Tour operates a bus from Bucureşti to Venice 6 times a week. Tickets cost 60€ - 80€ and the journey takes 21h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Timisoara to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 47m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Flights from Timisoara to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Flights from Timisoara to Venice via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 17m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Flights from Timisoara to Venice via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cluj-Napoca to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
27€ - 160€
Flights from Iasi to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Flights from Timisoara to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
22€ - 140€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
21€ - 120€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Timisoara to Venice via Milan Bergamo, Palermo
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
25€ - 120€
Flights from Timisoara to Venice via Milan Bergamo, Cagliari
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
23€ - 110€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
16€ - 90€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Timisoara to Venice via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 320€
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
26€ - 95€
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€
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€
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
18€ - 23€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Budapest-Keleti to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€ - 18€
Website
Romanian Railways (CFR)
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
1st Class
16€ - 18€
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
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
Tabita Tour
Phone
+4-0263-21.55.00
Website
tabitatour.ro
Bus from Bucureşti to Venice
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
60€ - 80€
Schedules at
tabitatour.autogari.ro
Brianna Tour
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Mestre
Ave. Duration
30h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro
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 Bucharest Autogara Militari to Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
70€ - 85€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Romania to Venice is 1381 km. It takes approximately 15h 21m to drive from Romania to Venice.

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Austrian Airlines, Air Dolomiti, Ryanair and Lufthansa offer flights from Timisoara 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 Romania to Timisoara Airport is to shuttle which takes 20 min and costs $1.

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