There are 10 ways to get from Rotterdam to Venice by train, plane, car train, bus 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

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Venice  •  4 h 38 min

  1. AMS - VCE

$63 - $300

9 alternative options

Fly Rotterdam to Venice  •  4 h 31 min

  1. RTM - VCE

$73 - $186

Train to Brussels, fly to Venice  •  5 h 25 min

  1. BRU - VCE

$87 - $306

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. AMS - BLQ

$112 - $416

Train  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Tha
  2. Tgv
  3. Fr
  4. Fr / ...

$315 - $400

Train, car train  •  20 h 28 min

  1. Fr / ...

$155 - $221

Bus  •  20 h 30 min

Bus, train  •  22 h 26 min

  1. Ec

$132 - $208

Drive, train  •  13 h 17 min

  1. Ice
  2. M / ...

$235 - $353

Drive  •  12 h 18 min

  1. 814.2 miles

$190 - $290

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Venice, Italy?

Transavia Holland flies from Rotterdam to Venice 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rotterdam to Venice via Paris Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, and Milano Centrale in around 13 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
14 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Rotterdam to Munich Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rotterdam and Venice is 922 km. The road distance is 1303 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Venice is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 260€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Venice is to fly which takes 4 h 31 min and costs 60€ - 160€.

No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Venice. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Venice. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Venice - Tronchetto via Brussels, Brussels-North station and Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 38 min to get from Rotterdam to Venice, including transfers.