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There are 7 ways to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car 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 Venice to Shannon, bus  •  7h 32m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Shannon (SNN) VCE - SNN
  2. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

66€ - 269€

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Fly Venice to Knock, bus  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Knock (NOC) VCE - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

66€ - 264€

Fly Venice to Dublin, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Dublin (DUB) VCE - DUB
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

111€ - 304€

Fly Venice Treviso to Shannon, bus  •  11h 47m

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Shannon (SNN) TSF - SNN
  2. Take the bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station

118€ - 466€

Bus, bus and ferry  •  44h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Paris, Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  4. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station 720

133€ - 235€

Bus, bus and ferry via Pilsen  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the bus from Mestre to Plzeň
  2. Take the bus from Pilsen, CAN to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  4. Take the bus from Busáras to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station X20 / ...

152€ - 223€

Drive, car ferry  •  33h 21m

  1. Drive from Venice Airport (VCE) to Roscoff
  2. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
  3. Drive from Cork Port to Galway

307€ - 417€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway is to fly and bus which costs 65€ - 270€ and takes 7h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway is to fly and train which costs 110€ - 310€ and takes 7h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway station. However, there are services departing from Venice Airport, Venice and arriving at Galway Coach Station via Venice, Venice Mestre, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, London Victoria and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44h 48m.

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The distance between Venice Airport (VCE) and Galway is 1763 km.

The best way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 44h 48m and costs 130€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 7h 32m to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway, including transfers.

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Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice Mestre station.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 10m and has one stopover.

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Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway bus services, operated by Transport for Ireland, arrive at Galway Coach Station.

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Galway is 1h behind Venice Airport (VCE). It is currently 8:37 PM in Venice Airport (VCE) and 7:37 PM in Galway.

Map of how to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway.
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  • Distance: 1101.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 32m

What companies run services between Venice Airport (VCE), Italy and Galway, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Venice Airport (VCE) to Galway. However, you can fly to Shannon, take the walk to Shannon Airport, then take the bus to Galway. Alternatively, you can fly to Knock, take the walk to Lurga, Knock Airport, then take the bus to Galway.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice to Shannon via Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Flights from Venice to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Venice to Knock via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Shannon via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Shannon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 380€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Shannon via Cologne Bonn, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Shannon via Prague, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 420€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Shannon via Hamburg, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 420€
Flights from Venice Treviso to Shannon via Eindhoven, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Venice to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Venice to Knock via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 420€
Flights from Venice to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Flights from Venice to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 460€
Flights from Venice to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 460€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 900€
Flights from Venice to Shannon via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 900€
Flights from Venice to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Flights from Venice to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Venice to Knock via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 420€
Flights from Venice to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Venice to Dublin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
200€ - 750€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Venice to Dublin via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 900€
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 14€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Busáras to Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Bus Eireann
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 Venice, Venice Mestre to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 100€
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Ouibus
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 and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Book at
National Express
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Mestre to Plzeň
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Plzeň to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 80€
Schedules at
elines.cz
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Pilsen, CAN to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
RegioJet
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
+353 21 427 7801
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.ie
Website
brittanyferries.ie
Car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
69€
Website
Brittany Ferries
Adult
69€

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Air Dolomiti, Aer Lingus, Ryanair and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Shannon Airport.

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There are 400+ hotels available in Galway. Prices start at 69€ per night.

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The best way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Venice Treviso Airport is to shuttle which takes 30m and costs 26€ - 70€.

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