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Train Information from Edinburgh to Venice

distanceDistance988 miles (1593 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Venice cover the 988 miles (1593 km) long trip taking on average 28 h 50 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Venezia Mestre.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Edinburgh to Venice?

Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Venice, Italy by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Venice, Italy?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Edinburgh and Venice before travelling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Edinburgh, United Kingdom from Venice, Italy?

Return travel from Italy to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Edinburgh from Venice?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Venice?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 18/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Edinburgh from Venice.

What is the distance between Edinburgh and Venice via train?
The train distance from Edinburgh to Venice is around 988 miles (1593 km).
How long is the train journey to Venice from Edinburgh?
On average the train from Edinburgh to Venice duration is 28 h 50 min  for the 988 miles (1593 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Edinburgh and arrival train station in Venice?

When taking a train from Edinburgh, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. When you arrive in Venice, your train can arrive in train stations including Venezia Mestre, Venezia Santa Lucia and Venice.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Edinburgh Waverley   to Venezia Mestre.

Where is the train station in Edinburgh? Where is the train station in Venice?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Edinburgh Waverley and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Venice most often arrive at Venezia Mestre and need to travel around 5 mile (s) / 8 km from this train station to the city centre.

How many trains per day are there to Venice from Edinburgh?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Edinburgh to Venice. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Venice
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Edinburgh for your journey to Venice.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59 | Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 21, 25, 30, 36, 61, 62, 77, BLQ
Monorail lines: Marconi Express
Train lines: FR, FA, FB, IC, ICN, R, Italo, ÖBB EC, EN