There are 9 ways to get from Venice to Montreux by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Montreux Eurocity / ...

$100 - $150

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Lausanne 405

$65 - $107

7 alternative options

Train via Milano Centrale  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Montreux Eurocity / ...

$78 - $149

Bus Domo Reisen  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Venezia to Vevey

$75 - $94

Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Montreux 351.3 miles

$80 - $130

Fly Venice to Geneva, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Geneva (GVA) VCE - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$67 - $304

Fly Venice to Zurich, train  •  6 h 53 min

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

$147 - $471

Fly Venice to Basel, train  •  7 h 10 min

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

$125 - $462

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Geneva (GVA) LIN - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Montreux

$89 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Montreux is to bus which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Montreux is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Montreux. However, there are services departing from Venezia and arriving at Montreux, Marché via Vevey, gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia Santa Lucia and arriving at Montreux. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 4 min.

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The distance between Venice and Montreux is 434 km. The road distance is 562.2 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Montreux without a car is to train which takes 6 h 4 min and costs 85€ - 130€.

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The train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Montreux takes 6 h 4 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Venice to Montreux bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, depart from Venezia station.

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Venice to Montreux train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Venezia Santa Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Montreux is to train which takes 6 h 4 min and costs 85€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 8 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Montreux.
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  • Distance: 270.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Montreux, Switzerland?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Venice to Montreux twice daily. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h 4 min. Alternatively, Domo Reisen operates a bus from Venice to Montreux once a week. Tickets cost $70 - $90 and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
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
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $1,200
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $190
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 Santa Lucia to Montreux
Ave. Duration
6 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Montreux
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
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 Genève-Aéroport to Montreux
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules 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 Vevey
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
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 Lausanne
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Venice to Montreux bus services, operated by Domo Reisen, arrive at Vevey station.

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Venice to Montreux train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Montreux station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Montreux is 562 km. It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to drive from Venice to Montreux.

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Air Dolomiti, Swiss, Alitalia and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 942+ hotels available in Montreux. Prices start at $87 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 1€ - 4€.

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