There are 13 ways to get from Southampton to Venice by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night train, car, car 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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Fly Southampton to Venice  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Venice (VCE) SOU - VCE

$78 - $400

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Train to London Gatwick, fly to Venice  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Venice (VCE) LGW - VCE

$76 - $244

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Train to Bristol, fly to Venice  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Venice (VCE) BRS - VCE

$100 - $361

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Venice  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Venice (VCE) LHR - VCE

$130 - $361

Train to London Stansted, fly to Venice Treviso  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Venice Treviso (TSF) STN - TSF

$114 - $283

Train, train to London Luton, fly to Venice  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Venice (VCE) LTN - VCE

$107 - $360

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Verona, train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Verona (VRN) LGW - VRN
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia

$96 - $377

Train, bus  •  27 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

$189 - $416

Bus, bus and ferry  •  29 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Paris, Paris 800 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice

$142 - $235

Bus  •  32 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 032
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
  3. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Venice

$128 - $243

Train, Thello  •  20 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia 221

$236 - $465

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  17 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Est to Augsburg Hbf Tgv
  5. Drive from Augsburg Hbf to Venice

$509 - $612

Drive, carferry  •  17 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Venice

$257 - $372

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Venice. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Venice, Venice via London Victoria, Lille and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29 h 19 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Venice is 740 miles.

The best way to get from Southampton to Venice without a car is to train and bus which takes 27 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 27 min to get from Southampton to Venice, including transfers.

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Southampton to Venice bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton City Centre, Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Venice is to fly which takes 6 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 32 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Southampton Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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

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Venice is 1 h ahead of Southampton. It is currently 11:44 AM in Southampton and 12:44 PM in Venice.

Volotea, Air France, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Southampton Airport to Venice Airport.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Venice.
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  • Distance: 739.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 27 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Venice, Italy?

KLM, Flybe and four other airlines fly from Southampton to Venice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Venice via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport, Roissypole, Gallieni-Metro, and Paris Gallieni in around 32 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Southampton to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Bristol to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $280
Flights from London Luton to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Luton to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from London Gatwick to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $320
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London Gatwick to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from London Stansted to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Venice Treviso via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Venice Treviso via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Southampton to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bristol to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Southampton to Venice via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Venice via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Verona via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Reading to Hayes & Harlington
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from West Hampstead Thameslink to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurostar
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thello.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Paris Est to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Bus operators
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Venice
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris - Roissy Charles De Gaulle Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
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