There are 5 ways to get from Venice to Empoli by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$29 - $53

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Bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Bologna, Bologna 482 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Empoli Ouibus

$14 - $22

3 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Empoli 170.3 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Pisa, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Pisa (PSA) VCE - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Empoli

$125 - $502

Fly to Florence  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Florence (FLR) VCE - FLR

$115 - $442

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Empoli. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Empoli via Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Empoli. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Empoli via Firenze Smn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Venice and Empoli is 220 km. The road distance is 272.5 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Empoli without a car is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from Venice to Empoli, including transfers.

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

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Venice to Empoli train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Venezia S.Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Empoli is to train which takes 2 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 1 min.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Venice to Empoli bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Empoli station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Empoli.
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  • Distance: 137.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 45 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Empoli, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Venice to Empoli hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. ItaloTreno also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Empoli via Bologna, Bologna and Bologna in around 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
Flights from Venice to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Venice to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Venice to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $2,400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Venice to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Venice to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $5,500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Venice to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Venice to Florence via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Pisa C.Le to Empoli
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
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 to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bologna to Empoli
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus

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More Questions & Answers

Venice to Empoli train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Empoli is 272 km. It takes approximately 2 h 43 min to drive from Venice to Empoli.

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Vueling Airlines, Transavia Holland, British Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 2052+ hotels available in Empoli. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs .

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