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There are 10 ways to get from Venice to Corsica by train, ferry, night train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, ferry  •  14h 40m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Firenze S.M.N. Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Livorno Centrale Re
  3. Take the ferry from Livorno to Bastia
  4. Take the train from Bastia to Ajaccio 1

64€ - 222€

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Train, night train, ferry  •  16h 49m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Rovigo Re / ...
  2. Take the night train from Rovigo to Livorno Centrale Nj
  3. Take the ferry from Livorno to Bastia
  4. Take the train from Bastia to Ajaccio 1

65€ - 209€

Bus, ferry via Stazione MESTRE FS C4  •  21h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Venice Mestre to Nice Airport 1922
  2. Take the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio Frnce-Fraja

92€ - 206€

Bus, ferry  •  22h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Venezia to Nice Si
  2. Take the ferry from Nice to Ajaccio Frnce-Fraja

Drive, ferry  •  14h 34m

  1. Drive from Venice to Buozzi 2/Metro' Dinegro
  2. Take the ferry from Genova to Bastia
  3. Drive from Bastia to Ajaccio

91€ - 152€

Fly to Calvi  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Calvi (CLY) VCE - CLY

77€ - 274€

Fly to Bastia  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Bastia (BIA) VCE - BIA

95€ - 308€

Fly to Ajaccio  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Ajaccio (AJA) VCE - AJA

73€ - 281€

Fly to Figari  •  7h 41m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Figari (FSC) VCE - FSC

188€ - 431€

Fly to Olbia, bus, ferry  •  8h 35m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Olbia (OLB) VCE - OLB
  2. Take the bus from Aeroporto Olbia to Santa Teresa Gallura P.Modesto
  3. Take the ferry from Santa Teresa di Gallura to Bonifacio

93€ - 208€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Corsica is 800 130 000.

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Corsica is to train and night train and ferry which costs 65€ - 210€ and takes 16h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Corsica is to fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 6h 53m.

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It is approximately 463 km to get from Venice to Corsica.

The best way to get from Venice to Corsica without a car is to train and ferry which takes 14h 40m and costs 60€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 14h 40m to get from Venice to Corsica, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Calvi Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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Air Corsica, Luxair, Air France and easyJet offer flights from Venice Airport to Calvi Airport.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Corsica. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs 8€ - 11€.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Corsica.
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  • Distance: 463.1 km
  • Duration: 14h 40m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Corsica, France?

easyJet, Air France and two other airlines fly from Venice to Calvi once daily.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 440€
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 440€
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
Flights from Venice to Bastia via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Venice to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Venice to Bastia via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Venice to Bastia via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
220€ - 750€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Venice to Figari via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 490€
Flights from Venice to Figari via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 800€
Flights from Venice to Figari via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 380€
Flights from Venice to Figari via Nantes
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 310€
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 440€
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
Flights from Venice to Bastia via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Flights from Venice to Bastia via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
220€ - 750€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Venice to Figari via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 800€
Flights from Venice to Figari via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 380€
Flights from Venice to Figari via Nantes
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 310€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
60€ - 270€
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
Flights from Venice to Figari via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Flights from Venice to Olbia
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 240€
Flights from Venice to Bastia via Rome, Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 470€
Flights from Venice to Ajaccio via Nice
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Venice to Olbia via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 290€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Venice to Calvi via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
250€ - 700€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Bastia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice to Figari via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 290€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Olbia
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 160€
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 Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 28€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 70€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Rovigo
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
10€ - 14€
Base Standard
24€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
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 Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 29€
Smart Low Cost
18€ - 26€
Smart Flex
35€ - 55€
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Livorno Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Rovigo
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
11€ - 12€
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Rovigo to Livorno Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
21€ - 28€
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
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 Venice Mestre to Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Venezia to Nice
Ave. Duration
12h 59m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Gruppo Turmo Travel
Phone
+39 0789 21487
Email
request@gruppoturmotravel.com
Website
gruppoturmotravel.com
Bus from Aeroporto Olbia to Santa Teresa Gallura P.Modesto
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 12€
Website
Gruppo Turmo Travel
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.it
Ferry from Livorno to Bastia
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 110€
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Passenger Flex Fare
45€ - 60€
Passenger & Vehicle Flex Fare
75€ - 110€
Ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 160€
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Website
Sardinia Ferries
Passenger Flex Fare
60€ - 85€
Passenger & Vehicle Flex Fare
120€ - 160€
Moby S.p.A
Phone
+49 (0)611 14020
Email
info@moby.it
Website
mobylines.com
Ferry from Livorno to Bastia
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 50€
Website
Moby S.p.A
Standard car
30€ - 50€
Low season
18€ - 25€
High season
26€ - 40€
Ferry from Genova to Bastia
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
24€ - 55€
Website
Moby S.p.A
Standard car
35€ - 50€
Low season
24€ - 35€
High season
35€ - 55€
Ferry from Santa Teresa di Gallura to Bonifacio
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
Website
Moby S.p.A
Standard car
30€ - 45€
Low season
10€ - 15€
High season
13€ - 19€

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