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There are 6 ways to get from Venice to Salerno by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Salerno Fa / ...

50€ - 160€

Cheapest option

Fly from Venice, train  •  4h 1m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Naples (NAP) VCE - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno

36€ - 356€

4 alternative options

Bus via Venice, Venice Mestre  •  11h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Salerno, Salerno N1587

37€ - 48€

Bus  •  16h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Salerno, Salerno N433

45€ - 60€

Drive  •  7h

  1. Drive from Venice to Salerno 769.2 km

100€ - 150€

Fly from Venice Treviso, train  •  4h

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Naples (NAP) TSF - NAP
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno

54€ - 405€

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Salerno is to bus via Venice, Venice Mestre which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 11h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Salerno is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 410€ and takes 4h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Salerno, Salerno. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16h 15m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia S. Lucia and arriving at Salerno. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 43m.

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The distance between Venice and Salerno is 566 km. The road distance is 769.2 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Salerno without a car is to train which takes 5h 43m and costs 50€ - 160€.

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The train from Venezia S. Lucia to Salerno takes 5h 43m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Venice to Salerno is to train which takes 5h 43m and costs 50€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus via Venice, Venice Mestre, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 11h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Salerno.
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  • Distance: 565.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 43m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Salerno, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Venezia S. Lucia to Salerno twice daily. Tickets cost 50€ - 160€ and the journey takes 5h 43m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Salerno, Salerno 3 times a day. Tickets cost 35€ - 45€ and the journey takes 9h 55m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 190€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Naples via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 390€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Naples
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
14€ - 110€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Salerno
Ave. Duration
5h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 160€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
50€ - 75€
Base Standard
90€ - 120€
Base Premium
100€ - 160€
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
8€ - 12€
Base Standard
21€ - 28€
Base Premium
27€ - 40€
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 Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
7€ - 9€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Salerno
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
13€ - 18€
Smart Low Cost
10€ - 15€
Smart Flex
23€ - 35€
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Salerno, Salerno
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice to Salerno, Salerno
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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

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Venice to Salerno train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Salerno station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Salerno is 769 km. It takes approximately 7h to drive from Venice to Salerno.

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easyJet and Alitalia offer flights from Venice Airport to Naples Airport.

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Book your Venice to Salerno train tickets online with Omio.

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Book your Venice to Salerno bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 3088+ hotels available in Salerno. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs 8€ - 11€.

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