There are 5 ways to get from Siena to Venice by train, bus, ferry, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Firenze S.M.N. Re
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia S. Lucia Fr / ...

25€ - 83€

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Bus  •  5h 20m

  1. Take the bus from SIENA - Piazza Gramsci to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover Baltour

14€ - 19€

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Siena, Siena to Venice Airport, Venice 541
  2. Take the ferry from Aeroporto to Rialto "B" A

26€ - 29€

Drive  •  3h 15m

  1. Drive from Siena to Venice 318.5 km

40€ - 65€

Train, fly  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Firenze Rifredi
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Venice (VCE) FLR - VCE

109€ - 367€

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The cheapest way to get from Siena to Venice is to bus which costs 14€ - 19€ and takes 5h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Siena to Venice is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SIENA - Piazza Gramsci and arriving at VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Siena to Venice. However, there are services departing from Siena and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Firenze S.M.N.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 22m.

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The distance between Siena and Venice is 249 km. The road distance is 318.5 km.

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The best way to get from Siena to Venice without a car is to train which takes 4h 22m and costs 24€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 4h 22m to get from Siena to Venice, including transfers.

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Siena to Venice bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from SIENA - Piazza Gramsci station.

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Siena to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Siena station.

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The best way to get from Siena to Venice is to train which takes 4h 22m and costs 24€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 19€ and takes 5h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Siena to Venice.
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  • Distance: 248.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 22m

What companies run services between Siena, Italy and Venice, Italy?

You can take a train from Siena to Venice via Firenze S.M.N. in around 4h 22m. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from SIENA - Piazza Gramsci to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover twice daily. Tickets cost 14€ - 19€ and the journey takes 5h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 1300€
Flights from Florence to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 1400€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 950€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
360€ - 1300€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 1500€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 1000€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550€ - 2000€
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 Siena to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Siena to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 28€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 70€
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 Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 29€
Smart Low Cost
18€ - 26€
Smart Flex
35€ - 55€
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from SIENA - Piazza Gramsci to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 19€
Website
Baltour
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Siena, Siena to Venice Airport, Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
18€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Alilaguna Lines
Phone
+39 041 2401701
Email
info@alilaguna.it
Website
alilaguna.it
Ferry from Aeroporto to Rialto "B"
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€
Website
Alilaguna Lines

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Siena to Venice bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover station.

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Siena to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Siena to Venice is 319 km. It takes approximately 3h 15m to drive from Siena to Venice.

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Iberia, Austrian Airlines, Swiss and six other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Siena to Venice bus tickets online with Omio and Busbud.

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There are 4667+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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