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There are 8 ways to get from Venice to Bautzen by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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Fly to Dresden, train

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Dresden (DRS)
  2. Take the train from Dresden-Klotzsche to Bautzen

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Venice Mestre Train Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
  3. Take the bus from Dresden central station to Bautzen

Fly to Prague, bus, train

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Prague (PRG)
  2. Take the bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
  3. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Bautzen

Fly to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, train

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER)
  2. Take the train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Dresden-Neustadt
  3. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Bautzen

Train

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
  3. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
  4. Take the train from Dresden-Neustadt to Bautzen

Train via Hof

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Hof Hbf
  3. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  4. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Bautzen

Night bus, bus

  1. Take the night bus from Venice to Munich central bus station
  2. Take the bus from Munich central bus station to Bautzen

Drive

  1. Drive from Venice to Bautzen

Venice to Bautzen by train

The train journey time between Venice and Bautzen is around 22h 43m and covers a distance of around 1200 km. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 57m. The fastest train normally takes 21h 43m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, DB Fernverkehr AG and others, the Venice to Bautzen train service departs from Venezia S. Lucia and arrives in Bautzen. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
12h 45m
Layover time:
9h 57m
Total time:
22h 43m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
21h 43m
Train distance:
1200 km
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
63 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
13:35
Last train departs at:
15:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Venice to Bautzen train schedules

Italy → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Italy

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Italy

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Italy
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Egypt, Guatemala, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Egypt, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
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  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Italy

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Italy.

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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 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bautzen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Bautzen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Bautzen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 19 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Bautzen is to bus which costs €40 - €65 and takes 17h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Bautzen is to drive which costs €130 - €200 and takes 9h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Bautzen. However, there are services departing from Venezia and arriving at Bautzen via Venice Mestre Train Station, Prague Florenc Central Bus Station and Dresden central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 31m.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Bautzen. However, there are services departing from Venezia S. Lucia and arriving at Bautzen via Muenchen Hbf, Erfurt Hbf and Dresden-Neustadt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 24m.

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The distance between Venice and Bautzen is 657 km. The road distance is 1061.3 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Bautzen without a car is to train which takes 13h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Venice to Bautzen, including transfers.

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

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Venice to Bautzen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Venezia S. Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Bautzen is to train which takes 13h 24m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €65 and takes 17h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Bautzen.
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  • Distance: 657.2 km
  • Duration: 7h

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Bautzen, Germany?

You can take a train from Venice to Bautzen via Muenchen Hbf, Erfurt Hbf, and Dresden-Neustadt in around 13h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Bautzen via Cappuccina Sernaglia, Venice Mestre Train Station, Prague Florenc Central Bus Station, Dresden Bayrische Strasse, and Dresden central station in around 17h 31m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €400
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €400
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €400
Flights from Venice to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Flights from Venice to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €220
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €340
Flights from Venice to Prague via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €370
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €420
Flights from Venice to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €290
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Venice to Dresden via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €320
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Prague via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €300
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice to Prague via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€15 - €100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Prague via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €490
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €440
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Prague via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €470
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Venice to Prague via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€120 - €460
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Berlin Brandenburg Apt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Train operators
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Dresden-Klotzsche to Bautzen
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Dresden Hbf to Bautzen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Dresden-Neustadt to Bautzen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Die Länderbahn
trilex - Die Länderbahn GmbH DLB
Website
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Klotzsche to Bautzen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Bautzen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Bautzen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
trilex-express - Die Länderbahn GmbH DLB
Website
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Klotzsche to Bautzen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Bautzen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt to Bautzen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Dresden Bahnhof Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Dresden-Neustadt
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 13m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
Flixtrain
alex - Die Länderbahn GmbH DLB
Website
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Hof Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Hof Hbf to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Dresden Bayrische Strasse
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Venice Mestre Train Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Prague to Dresden Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Bautzen August-Bebel-Pl
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Night bus from Venice to Zob
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Zob to Bautzen August-Bebel-Pl
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
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 Prague to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden central station to Bautzen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Venice to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich central bus station to Bautzen
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Dresden Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Venice to Bautzen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bautzen station.

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Venice to Bautzen train services, operated by Die Länderbahn, arrive at Bautzen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Bautzen is 1061 km. It takes approximately 9h 28m to drive from Venice to Bautzen.

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Air Dolomiti, Eurowings, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Dresden Airport.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Bautzen. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to line 5 bus which takes 20 min and costs €8.

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