There are 4 ways to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano by train, bus or car

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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Train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen Ec

$60 - $101

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Bozen 277 / ...

$56 - $87

2 alternative options

Train via Bassano Del Grappa  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bassano Del Grappa Reg
  2. Take the train from Bassano Del Grappa to Bolzano Reg

$56 - $95

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano 184.2 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano. However, there are services departing from Venice Airport, Venice and arriving at Merano via Venice, Venice Mestre and Bolzano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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The distance between Venice Airport (VCE) and Merano is 158 km. The road distance is 294.8 km.

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The best way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano without a car is to train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano is to train which takes 5 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 3 min.

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Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bozen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano is 295 km. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano.

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There are 1157+ hotels available in Merano. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano.
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  • Distance: 98.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Venice Airport (VCE), Italy and Merano, Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 29 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice Airport (VCE) to Merano twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

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 Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bassano Del Grappa
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Train from Bassano Del Grappa to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Bozen
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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