There are 11 ways to get from Venice to Karlsruhe by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly Venice to Stuttgart, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Stuttgart (STR) VCE - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf

$87 - $339

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Karlsruhe N277

$45 - $80

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Fly Venice to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Frankfurt (FRA) VCE - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf

$115 - $380

Fly Venice to Basel, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Basel (BSL) VCE - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf

$105 - $413

Fly Venice Treviso to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Frankfurt (FRA) TSF - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf

$95 - $314

Fly Venice to Zurich, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf

$137 - $453

Train to Verona, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Frankfurt (FRA) VRN - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf

$144 - $451

Train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...

$108 - $268

Train Trenitalia  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to München Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Re / ...

$129 - $213

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Venice to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe

$121 - $204

Drive  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Karlsruhe 485.9 miles

$110 - $170

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Karlsruhe. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Karlsruhe. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Karlsruhe Hbf via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

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The distance between Venice and Karlsruhe is 496 km. The road distance is 777.5 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Karlsruhe without a car is to train which takes 9 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Venice to Karlsruhe, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Venice to Karlsruhe is to train which takes 9 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h.

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Venice to Karlsruhe.
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  • Distance: 309.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

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

You can take a train from Venice to Karlsruhe via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB in around 9 h 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Karlsruhe once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 12 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $220
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
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 Verona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Flights from Verona to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Venice to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Verona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $200
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
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 Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Santa Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
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 Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Venice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Venice to Karlsruhe train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Karlsruhe is 777 km. It takes approximately 7 h 36 min to drive from Venice to Karlsruhe.

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easyJet, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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Book your Venice to Karlsruhe train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Venice to Karlsruhe bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 220+ hotels available in Karlsruhe. Prices start at $59 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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