There are 4 ways to get from Venice to Piran by ferry, 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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Ferry  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Venice to Piran

$70 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Portorož-Piran N405 / ...

$13 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 42 min

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

$17 - $33

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Piran 123 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Piran. However, there are services departing from Corsia A5 and arriving at Piran via Venice, Venice Mestre and Portorož. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Venice and arriving at Piran. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Venice and Piran is 97 km. The road distance is 196.8 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Piran without a car is to ferry which takes 2 h 30 min and costs .

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The ferry from Venice to Piran takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs twice a week.

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

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The best way to get from Venice to Piran is to train which takes 2 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 23 min.

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Venice to Piran bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Portorož-Piran station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Piran is 197 km. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Venice to Piran.

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There are 3108+ hotels available in Piran. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Piran.
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  • Distance: 60.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Venice to Piran hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Piran once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Train operators

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
+39 06 68475475
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Estimated price
$11 - $25
1st Class
$21 - $25
Bus operators

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
+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Portorož-Piran
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Ferry operators

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