There are 5 ways to get from Venice to Koper by train, ferry, bus, car or shuttle

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Train  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale Re

14€ - 26€

4 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  3h 32m

  1. Take the ferry from Venice to Piran
  2. Take the bus from Piran to Zeleni park Piran - Koper - Postojnska Jama - Ljubljana Ap / ...

64€ - 81€

Bus  •  4h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Trieste, Trieste 977 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Koper Central Bus Station Frankfurt - Pula

15€ - 19€

Drive  •  1h 53m

  1. Drive from Venice to Koper 180.9 km

24€ - 40€

Ferry, shuttle  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the ferry from Rialto "A" to Aeroporto A
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Portorož

37€ - 281€

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Koper is to bus which costs 14€ - 19€ and takes 4h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Koper is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 1h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Koper station. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Koper Central Bus Station via Trieste Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 4m.

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The distance between Venice and Koper is 110 km. The road distance is 180.9 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Koper without a car is to ferry and bus which takes 3h 32m and costs 60€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 2h 23m to get from Venice to Koper, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Venice to Koper is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs 13€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 19€ and takes 4h 4m.

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Venice to Koper bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, arrive at Koper Central Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Koper is 181 km. It takes approximately 1h 53m to drive from Venice to Koper.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Koper.
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  • Distance: 109.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 23m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Koper, Slovenia?

Trenitalia operates a train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale hourly. Tickets cost 10€ - 21€ and the journey takes 2h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Koper via Trieste Central Bus Station in around 4h 4m.

Train operators
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 Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Bus operators
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Piran to Zeleni park
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Arriva Slovenia
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, Venice to Trieste, Trieste
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Koper Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Crnja Tours
Ferry operators

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