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There are 4 ways to get from San Marino to Venice by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Fr / ...

13€ - 58€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to Venice N482 / ...

10€ - 16€

2 alternative options

Line 356 bus, train  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the line 356 bus from Argini to Bologna C. Comm.Le Il Castello 356
  2. Take the train from Ferrara to Venezia S. Lucia Re / ...

12€ - 58€

Drive  •  1h 24m

  1. Drive from San Marino to Venice 139.1 km

17€ - 25€

San Marino to Venice by bus, walk and train

The journey time between San Marino and Venice is around 2h 23m and covers a distance of around 177 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 4m. Operated by TPER spa, Trenitalia Frecce, Trenitalia and others, the San Marino to Venice service departs from Argini and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically 81 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 23m
Fastest journey time:
2h 4m
Services per week:
81
Cheapest price:
13€
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:34
Last service departs at:
19:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

San Marino to Venice bus, walk and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Marino to Venice is to bus which costs 9€ - 17€ and takes 3h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from San Marino to Venice is to drive which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Marino to Venice. However, there are services departing from San Marino Centro and arriving at Venice via Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 27m.

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The distance between San Marino and Venice is 117 km. The road distance is 139.1 km.

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The best way to get from San Marino to Venice without a car is to train which takes 2h 37m and costs 12€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 2h 37m to get from San Marino to Venice, including transfers.

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San Marino to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bologna station.

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The best way to get from San Marino to Venice is to train which takes 2h 37m and costs 12€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 9€ - 17€ and takes 3h 27m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between San Marino to Venice is 139 km. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from San Marino to Venice.

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Map of how to get from San Marino to Venice.
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  • Distance: 117.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 37m

What companies run services between San Marino, Emilia-Romagna, Italy and Venice, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia every 3 hours. Tickets cost 15€ - 55€ and the journey takes 1h 37m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bologna to Venice every 4 hours. Tickets cost 10€ - 13€ and the journey takes 2h. Baltour also services this route 3 times a day.

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 Ferrara to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
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 Ferrara to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
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€
Train from Ferrara to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
15€ - 22€
Smart Low Cost
13€ - 18€
Smart Flex
28€ - 40€
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Baltour

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