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There are 3 ways to get from Venice to Ankaran by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

12€ - 25€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Trieste N544 / ...

10€ - 20€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 50m

  1. Drive from Venice to Ankaran 111.2 miles

23€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Ankaran is to bus which costs 10€ - 21€ and takes 3h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Ankaran is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1h 50m.

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The distance between Venice and Ankaran is 111 km. The road distance is 178 km.

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It takes approximately 2h 20m to get from Venice to Ankaran, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Venice to Ankaran is to train which takes 2h 20m and costs 12€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 21€ and takes 3h 21m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Ankaran is 178 km. It takes approximately 1h 50m to drive from Venice to Ankaran.

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There are 3414+ hotels available in Ankaran. Prices start at 50€ per night.

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  • Distance: 69.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 20m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Ankaran, Koper, Slovenia?

Trenitalia operates a train from Venice to Ankaran hourly. Tickets cost 10€ - 22€ and the journey takes 2h 5m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Ankaran every 4 hours. Tickets cost 7€ - 13€ and the journey takes 1h 55m.

Train operators

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
+39 06 68475475
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Estimated price
10€ - 22€
1st Class
18€ - 22€
Bus operators

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
+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 13€

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