There are 7 ways to get from Venice to Alexandria by plane, train, bus, shuttle, car ferry 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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Fly Venice to Borg El Arab  •  8h 43m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Borg El Arab (HBE) VCE - HBE

$218 - $670

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Fly Venice to Cairo, bus  •  11h 33m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Cairo (CAI) VCE - CAI
  2. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$188 - $418

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Train to Bologna, fly to Borg El Arab  •  11h 52m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Borg El Arab (HBE) BLQ - HBE

$465 - $589

Train to Trieste, fly to Cairo, bus  •  13h 19m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Cairo (CAI) TRS - CAI
  3. Take the bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria

$256 - $775

Train, shuttle to Ljubljana, fly to Borg El Arab  •  12h 32m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana Airport
  3. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Borg El Arab (HBE) LJU - HBE

$253 - $882

Car ferry, drive  •  2 days 18h

  1. Take the car ferry from Venice to Patras
  2. Drive from Patras to Alexandria

$588 - $1,004

Drive  •  45h 6m

  1. Drive from Venice to Alexandria 4107.7 km

$600 - $900

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Alexandria is to fly and bus which costs 160€ - 370€ and takes 11h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Alexandria is to fly which costs 190€ - 600€ and takes 8h 43m.

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The distance between Venice and Alexandria is 2195 km. The road distance is 4107.7 km.

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It takes approximately 8h 43m to get from Venice to Alexandria, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Borg El Arab Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Alexandria is 4108 km. It takes approximately 45h 6m to drive from Venice to Alexandria.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Venice Airport to Borg El Arab Airport.

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There are 211+ hotels available in Alexandria. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to line 35 bus which takes 15 min and costs 11€.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Alexandria.
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  • Distance: 2194.7 km
  • Duration: 8h 43m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Alexandria, Egypt?

Turkish Airlines flies from Venice to Alexandria twice daily.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Borg El Arab via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Borg El Arab via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Borg El Arab via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,700
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Cairo via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from Trieste to Cairo via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Trieste to Cairo via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Borg El Arab via Athens
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Venice to Cairo via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Train operators
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 Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
$17 - $23
Base Standard
$35 - $50
Base Premium
$45 - $65
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 S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
$22 - $25
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
$21 - $24
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 Venezia Santa Lucia to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
$19 - $27
Smart Low Cost
$16 - $24
Smart Flex
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Ask Aladdin
Phone
+1(888) 513-5971
Email
info@ask-aladdin.com
Website
ask-aladdin.com
Bus from Cairo Airport to Alexandria
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
ask-aladdin.com
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Trieste Centrale to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $38
Private
$110 - $200
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Venice to Patras
Ave. Duration
26h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
Grimaldi Lines
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Patras
Ave. Duration
27h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Website
Minoan Lines
Deck
$86
Airplane economy seats
$100
2-berth outside
$210 - $250
3-berth outside shower
$190 - $230

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