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There are 6 ways to get from Vodnjan to Venice by ferry, bus, train, car or shuttle

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Recommended option

Ferry  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the ferry from Pula to Venice

€56 - €116

Cheapest option

Train  •  8h

  1. Take the train from Vodnjan to Divaca
  2. Take the train from Divaca to Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr Re
  3. Take the train from Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr to Venezia S. Lucia Re

€18 - €36

4 alternative options

Ferry via Rovinj  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the ferry from Rovinj to Venice

€57 - €116

Bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the Bus from Vodnjan to Trieste
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Venice N482 / ...

€24 - €33

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Vodnjan to Venice 264.9 km

€30 - €50

Shuttle  •  4h 47m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Rovinj to Venice Airport

€45 - €424

Vodnjan to Venice by train

The train journey time between Vodnjan and Venice is around 17h 9m and covers a distance of around 281 km. The fastest train normally takes 17h 9m. Operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), Slovenian Railways (SŽ) and Trenitalia, the Vodnjan to Venice train service departs from Vodnjan and arrives in Venezia S. Lucia. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
17h 9m
Fastest train time:
17h 9m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€18
Carbon emissions:
14 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
18:12
Last train departs at:
18:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vodnjan to Venice train schedules

Croatia → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Croatia

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Considerations leaving from Croatia

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Croatia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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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 1.5 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Croatia from Italy.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vodnjan to Venice is to Bus which costs 180 kn - 250 kn and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Vodnjan to Venice is to drive which costs 240 kn - 360 kn and takes 2h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vodnjan to Venice. However, there are services departing from Vodnjan and arriving at Venice via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vodnjan to Venice. However, there are services departing from Vodnjan and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Divaca and Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h.

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The distance between Vodnjan and Venice is 130 km. The road distance is 264.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vodnjan to Venice without a car is to ferry which takes 4h 53m and costs 420 kn - 900 kn.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Vodnjan to Venice, including transfers.

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Vodnjan to Venice bus services, operated by Brioni Pula, depart from Vodnjan station.

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Vodnjan to Venice train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Vodnjan station.

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The best way to get from Vodnjan to Venice is to Bus which takes 5h 43m and costs 180 kn - 250 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 130 kn - 280 kn and takes 8h.

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Map of how to get from Vodnjan to Venice.
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  • Distance: 130.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Vodnjan, Croatia and Venice, Italy?

You can take a bus from Vodnjan to Venice via Trieste in around 5h 43m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vodnjan to Venice via Divaca and Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr in around 8h.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Divaca to Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€4 - €11
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
€6 - €8
Regional Train Ticket
€4 - €6
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
€9 - €11
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 Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
Bus operators
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Vodnjan to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Schedules at
brioni.hr
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 Trieste to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Venezia Lines
Phone
+385 52 422 896
Email
sales@venezialines.com
Website
venezialines.com
Ferry from Pula to Venice
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Venezia Lines
Ferry from Rovinj to Venice
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
Venezia Lines

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

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Vodnjan to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vodnjan to Venice is 265 km. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Vodnjan to Venice.

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