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There are 4 ways to get from Venice to Villabassa by bus, train or car

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Bus via Aeroporto Marco Polo  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Venice Marco Polo Airport to Cortina d'Ampezzo 29
  2. Take the bus from Cortina d'Ampezzo to Villabassa 39

29€ - 140€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Venice Airport to Cortina d'Ampezzo
  2. Take the bus from Cortina d'Ampezzo to Villabassa 39

42€ - 45€

Train  •  5h 27m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Fortezza/Franzensfes Ecb
  2. Take the train from Fortezza/Franzensfes to Villabassa Braies/Niederdorf Prags Re

41€ - 57€

Drive  •  2h 30m

  1. Drive from Venice to Villabassa 195.6 km

26€ - 40€

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Villabassa is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Villabassa is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Villabassa. However, there are services departing from Venice - Piazzale Roma and arriving at Villabassa via Venice Marco Polo Airport and Cortina d'Ampezzo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Villabassa. However, there are services departing from Venezia S. Lucia and arriving at Villabassa Braies/Niederdorf Prags via Fortezza/Franzensfes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 27m.

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The distance between Venice and Villabassa is 145 km. The road distance is 195.6 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Villabassa without a car is to bus via Aeroporto Marco Polo which takes 5h 3m and costs 29€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 5h 3m to get from Venice to Villabassa, including transfers.

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Venice to Villabassa bus services, operated by ATVO S.p.A., depart from Venice Marco Polo Airport station.

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Venice to Villabassa train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, depart from Venezia S. Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Villabassa is to bus via Aeroporto Marco Polo which takes 5h 3m and costs 29€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 5h 27m.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Villabassa.
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  • Distance: 145.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 3m

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

You can take a bus from Venice to Villabassa via Aeroporto Marco Polo, Venice Marco Polo Airport, and Cortina d'Ampezzo in around 5h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Villabassa via Fortezza/Franzensfes in around 5h 27m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

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Website
bahn.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Fortezza/Franzensfes
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

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Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Fortezza/Franzensfes to Villabassa Braies/Niederdorf Prags
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Venice Marco Polo Airport to Cortina d'Ampezzo
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 120€
Schedules at
atvo.it
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Cortina d'Ampezzo to Villabassa
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Autostradale
Website
Autostradale

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Venice to Villabassa bus services, operated by Autostradale, arrive at Villabassa station.

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Venice to Villabassa train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Villabassa Braies/Niederdorf Prags station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Villabassa is 196 km. It takes approximately 2h 30m to drive from Venice to Villabassa.

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