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

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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Bus  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Venezia to Schattdorf - Gotthard Raststätte

$298 - $365

Cheapest option

Fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg

$99 - $375

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Arth-Goldau Ec

$105 - $151

Drive  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Engelberg 322.8 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Basel (BSL) VCE - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Luzern
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Engelberg

$105 - $415

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Engelberg is to drive which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Engelberg is to drive which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Engelberg. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Engelberg via Arth-Goldau and Luzern. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Venice and Engelberg is 340 km. The road distance is 516.6 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Engelberg without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 250€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Venice to Engelberg, including transfers.

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Venice to Engelberg train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Venezia S.Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Engelberg is to bus which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 250€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 7 h 59 min.

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Venice to Engelberg train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Arth-Goldau station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Engelberg.
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  • Distance: 212.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Engelberg, Obwalden, Switzerland?

Domo Reisen operates a bus from Venice to Engelberg once a week. Tickets cost $65 - $85 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Venice to Engelberg once daily. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 5 h 49 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Venice to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Venice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Luzern
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Engelberg
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Venezia to Schattdorf - Gotthard Raststätte
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch

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