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There are 11 ways to get from Vlorë to Venice by car ferry, car, train, bus, plane or shuttle

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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Car ferry, drive, train

  1. Take the car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
  2. Drive from Brindisi to Torre Specchia Rugger - Via Nettuno
  3. Take the train from Lecce to Venezia S. Lucia

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Car ferry, bus

  1. Take the car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
  2. Take the bus from Brindisi Istituto Professionale Falcone to Venice Tronchetto Train Station

Car ferry, drive, bus

  1. Take the car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
  2. Drive from Brindisi to Otranto
  3. Take the bus from Otranto to Bologna
  4. Take the bus from Bologna to Venice

Drive

  1. Drive from Vlorë to Venice

Car ferry to Brindisi, fly to Venice

  1. Take the car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Venice (VCE)

Car ferry to Brindisi, fly to Venice Treviso

  1. Take the car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Venice Treviso (TSF)

Train, Airport Bus to Tirana, fly to Venice

  1. Take the train from Vlorë to Fier
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Fier to Tirana Airport
  3. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Venice (VCE)

Car ferry to Brindisi, fly to Bologna, train

  1. Take the car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Bologna (BLQ)
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia

Car ferry, train to Bari, fly to Venice

  1. Take the car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
  2. Take the train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Venice (VCE)

Train, Airport Bus to Tirana, fly to Venice Treviso

  1. Take the train from Vlorë to Fier
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Fier to Tirana Airport
  3. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Venice Treviso (TSF)

Train, Airport Bus to Tirana, fly to Verona

  1. Take the train from Vlorë to Fier
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Fier to Tirana Airport
  3. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to Verona (VRN)
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia

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The cheapest way to get from Vlorë to Venice is to car ferry and bus which costs $45 - $100 and takes 24h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Vlorë to Venice is to train and Airport Bus and fly which takes 8h 43m and costs $55 - $240.

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The distance between Vlorë and Venice is 802 km. The road distance is 1228.1 km.

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The best way to get from Vlorë to Venice without a car is to car ferry and bus which takes 24h 14m and costs $45 - $100.

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It takes approximately 20h 19m to get from Vlorë to Venice, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Brindisi Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vlorë to Venice is 1228 km. It takes approximately 15h 14m to drive from Vlorë to Venice.

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Volotea and Alitalia offer flights from Brindisi Airport to Venice Airport.

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Map of how to get from Vlorë to Venice.
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  • Distance: 801.8 km
  • Duration: 20h 19m

What companies run services between Vlorë, Albania and Venice, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Vlorë to Venice. However, you can take the drive to Vlorë, take the car ferry to Brindisi, take the drive to Torre Specchia Rugger - Via Nettuno, take the line 101 bus to Lecce - Camera di Commercio/Stazione, take the walk to Lecce, then take the train to Venezia S. Lucia. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Vlorë, take the car ferry to Brindisi, take the drive to Otranto, take the bus to Bologna, then take the bus to Venice.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €280
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €240
Flights from Bari to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€15 - €220
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brindisi to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €270
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €230
Flights from Bari to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €210
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bari to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€17 - €130
Flights from Tirana to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€29 - €370
Flights from Tirana to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €360
Albawings
Website
albawings.com
Flights from Tirana to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €320
Flights from Tirana to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €380
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Brindisi to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€19 - €150
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Tirana to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Bari to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€400 - €1600
Air Albania
Website
airalbania.com.al
Flights from Tirana to Verona
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €430
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 Lecce to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
9h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €190
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€65 - €90
Base Standard
€110 - €150
Base Premium
€130 - €190
Train from Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
Albanian Railways
Website
hsh.com.al
Train from Vlorë to Fier
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€1
Schedules at
hsh.com.al
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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €22
Train from Brindisi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Bologna Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €45
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€17 - €24
Smart Low Cost
€15 - €21
Smart Flex
€30 - €45
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
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 Brindisi to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €85
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€30 - €45
1st Class
€60 - €85
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Otranto to Bologna
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Bus from Bologna Autostazione to Venice Tronchetto Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Itabus
Bus from Brindisi Istituto Professionale Falcone to Venice Tronchetto Train Station
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€2 - €50
Website
Itabus
Tirana International Airport
Phone
+355 52 22 55 39
Website
tirana-airport.com
Shuttle from Fier to Tirana Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€9
Schedules at
tirana-airport.com
Ferry operators
Starlines
Phone
+39 0831 575289
Website
starlines.it
Car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€42
Website
Starlines
European Seaways
Phone
+30 210 9561630
Email
info@europeanseaways.com
Website
ferries.gr
Car ferry from Vlorë to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
European Seaways

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