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There are 9 ways to get from Split to Venice by bus, plane, shuttle, night bus, train, ferry, car ferry or car

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Bus to Zadar, fly to Pula, shuttle  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zemunik Donji
  2. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Pula (PUY) ZAD - PUY
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Pula Airport to Venezia Mestre

105€ - 512€

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Car ferry, train  •  16h 22m

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Venezia S. Lucia Fb

43€ - 108€

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Fly Split to Zagreb, shuttle  •  8h 9m

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Zagreb (ZAG) SPU - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Venezia Mestre

83€ - 694€

Bus to Zadar, fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zemunik Donji
  2. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Zagreb (ZAG) ZAD - ZAG
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Venezia Mestre

120€ - 777€

Fly Split to Venice  •  4h 21m

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Venice (VCE) SPU - VCE

65€ - 293€

Bus  •  11h

  1. Take the bus from Split bus station to Zagreb K954 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Venezia - Tronchetto

56€ - 74€

Bus, night bus, train  •  11h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Split to Gospić
  2. Take the bus from Gospic to Rijeka
  3. Take the night bus from Rijeka bus station to Trieste
  4. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Re

46€ - 62€

Bus, ferry  •  15h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Split Central Bus Station to Rovinj Central Bus Station Split Central Bus Station - Rovinj Central Bus Station
  2. Take the ferry from Rovinj to Venice

83€ - 109€

Drive  •  6h 45m

  1. Drive from Split to Venice 640.1 km

75€ - 120€

Split to Venice by bus

The bus journey time between Split and Venice is around 10h 30m and covers a distance of around 824 km. The fastest bus normally takes 10h 30m. Operated by FlixBus, Samoborček, Promet Makarska and others, the Split to Venice bus service departs from Split bus station and arrives in Venezia - Tronchetto. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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International entry into Italy from Croatia

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Conditions of entry into Italy from Croatia

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 5 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Croatia.

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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 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • 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 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Croatia from Italy.

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Last updated: 14 May 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Split to Venice is to bus and night bus and train which costs 350 kn - 470 kn and takes 11h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Venice is to fly which costs 490 kn - 2.300 kn and takes 4h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Split station to Venice. However, there are services departing from Split bus station and arriving at Venezia - Tronchetto via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h.

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It is 390 km from Split to Venice. It is approximately 640.1 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Split to Venice without a car is to bus which takes 11h and costs 420 kn - 600 kn.

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

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Split to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Split bus station.

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The best way to get from Split to Venice is to fly which takes 4h 21m and costs 490 kn - 2.300 kn. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 420 kn - 600 kn and takes 11h.

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The quickest flight from Zadar Airport to Pula Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Split to Venice bus services, operated by Vincek Autobusi ltd., arrive at Venezia - Tronchetto station.

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Map of how to get from Split to Venice.
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  • Distance: 390 km
  • Duration: 8h 8m

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Venice, Italy?

Volotea flies from Split to Venice once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Split to Venice via Zagreb in around 11h.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Pula
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Flights from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 95€
Flights from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 110€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Split to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
40€ - 190€
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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
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 Ancona to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 90€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
28€ - 40€
Base Standard
50€ - 70€
Base Premium
60€ - 90€
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Pula Airport to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
40€ - 400€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
41€ - 44€
Private
220€ - 400€
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
45€ - 600€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
45€ - 55€
Private
250€ - 600€
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 Split bus station to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 28€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Rijeka bus station to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 23€
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Split to Gospić
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 45€
Schedules at
ap.hr
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Split Central Bus Station to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 26€
Website
Crnja Tours
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split Central Bus Station to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 40€
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Bus from Split Central Bus Station to Rovinj Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
28€ - 45€
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Venezia - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
33€ - 38€
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Velebit Tours
Phone
08008885
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Gospic to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Ferry operators

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Yes, the driving distance between Split to Venice is 640 km. It takes approximately 6h 45m to drive from Split to Venice.

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