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

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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Train via Biasca  •  7 h 27 min

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

$79 - $152

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Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Venezia to Bellinzona Via Henri Guisan
  2. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Splügen, Post 171

$104 - $141

Train  •  8 h 21 min

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

$86 - $156

Drive  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Vals 316.4 miles

$75 - $110

Fly to Lugano, train, bus, drive  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Lugano (LUG) VCE - LUG
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Bellinzona
  3. Take the bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to S. Bernardino, Posta
  4. Drive from S. Bernardino, Posta to Vals

$138 - $474

Fly to Zurich, train, line 920 train, line 431 bus  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Chur
  3. Take the line 920 train from Chur to Ilanz
  4. Take the line 431 bus from Ilanz, Bahnhof/Post to Vals, Post

$125 - $433

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Vals is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Vals is to drive which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 5 h 34 min.

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The distance between Venice and Vals is 276 km. The road distance is 506.3 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 27 min to get from Venice to Vals, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Venice to Vals is to train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs 65€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 85€ - 120€ and takes 7 h 50 min.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Lugano Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Vals is 506 km. It takes approximately 5 h 34 min to drive from Venice to Vals.

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Air Dolomiti, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and Swiss offer flights from Venice Airport to Lugano Airport.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Vals.
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  • Distance: 172.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Venice to Vals via Milano Centrale, Bellinzona, and Biasca in around 7 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Vals via Bellinzona Via Henri Guisan, Bellinzona, Stazione, and Splügen, Post in around 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Lugano via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Lugano via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $330
Flights from Venice to Lugano via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Lugano via Vienna, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Train operators
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
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 Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
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 Lugano to Bellinzona
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Chur
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Rhätische Bahn
Phone
+41 81 288 65 65
Website
rhb.ch
Train from Chur to Ilanz
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
rhb.ch
Book at
rhb.ch
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Venezia to Bellinzona Via Henri Guisan
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to Splügen, Post
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Bellinzona, Stazione to S. Bernardino, Posta
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus from Ilanz, Bahnhof/Post to Vals, Post
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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