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

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Bus  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Venice Piazzale Roma Ljubljana - Venice Morning / ...

27€ - 34€

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Bus via Venice, Venice  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice 537

22€ - 33€

2 alternative options

Train  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana to Trieste Centrale Re
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Re

24€ - 51€

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Vir to Venice 253 km

30€ - 45€

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Venice is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Venice is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Vir to Venice is to bus via Venice, Venice, which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 6h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Vir to Venice is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vir to Venice. However, there are services departing from Vir and arriving at Venice Piazzale Roma via Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 6m.

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The distance between Vir and Venice is 193 km. The road distance is 253 km.

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The best way to get from Vir to Venice without a car is to bus which takes 5h 6m and costs 26€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 5h 6m to get from Vir to Venice, including transfers.

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Vir to Venice bus services, operated by TripstAir, depart from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja.

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The best way to get from Vir to Venice is to bus which takes 5h 6m and costs 26€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 23€ - 55€ and takes 6h 37m.

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Vir to Venice bus services, operated by TripstAir, arrive at Venice Piazzale Roma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vir to Venice is 253 km. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Vir to Venice.

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  • Distance: 193.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 6m

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

TripstAir operates a bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Venice Piazzale Roma once daily. Tickets cost 20€ and the journey takes 3h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vir to Venice via Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana, Ljubljana, and Trieste Centrale in around 6h 37m.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
9€ - 11€
Regional Train Ticket
7€ - 10€
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
13€ - 16€
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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Bus operators
TripstAir
Phone
+38670511611
Email
info@tripstair.com
Website
tripstair.com
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Venice Piazzale Roma
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€
Website
TripstAir
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 Ljubljana to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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