You can get from Rome to Venice by train, bus or flight.
To get from Rome to Venice on 15 Aug we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||£37 - £90|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £37 • 6 h 5 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • £90 • 1 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Itabus, ITA or Intercity Notte|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 244 miles between Rome and Venice. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £37. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Itabus, ITA or Intercity Notte among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Rome to Venice.
The cities of Rome and Venice lie 530 kilometres apart and passengers can make the journey between them by air, train or bus. Direct flights from Rome to Mestre or Marco Polo airports take just 1 hour and 5 minutes. Also, high-speed trains cover the journey from the heart of Rome right to Santa Lucia station, on the Grand Canal, in under 4 hours. Travelling by bus, however, is inconvenient due to the lack of a national bus service.
The absence of a direct service means that buses from Rome to Venice are best suited for travellers wishing to make a series of intermediate stops in places such as Siena Florence or Bologna. Most coaches depart Rome from Stazione Tiburtina and the terminus is Venice's Piazzale Roma at the beginning of the Grand Canal.
Getting to Venice from Rome by train is quick and easy with 87 trains per day plying this route, 74 of which are direct. The direct Frecciargento train whisks passengers to Venice from Rome in just 3 hours and 45 minutes. Trains depart Rome Termini Train Station for Venice Santa Lucia with 26 daily connections. In addition, Italo offers daily high-speed services from Tiburtina and Ostiense Stations to Santa Lucia and Mestre. Regional trains are available for a more leisurely journey.
Flying to Venice from Rome is fast and convenient with Alitalia offering five flights per day seven days a week. Most flights depart from Fiumicino Airport (FCO) about 34 km from city center and arrive at Treviso (TSF). Budget carriers easyJet and Air One also offer flights throughout the day. Other airlines servicing this route include Croatia Airlines and Egyptair.
You can travel between Rome and Venice 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Venice, which costs on average £37.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Venice:
A coach is £53 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Rome to Venice costing on average £90.
A coach is about £7 less than a train, which costs on average £44 for this journey.
The fastest way to get to Venice from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.
There are alternative travel options to Venice that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 5 min on average.
In comparison, getting to Venice by train can take on average 4 h 17 min.
Venice is approximately 244 miles away from Rome.
The average frequency per day from Rome to Venice is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Rome and Venice as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Rome to Venice:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Rome to Venice, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Rome to Venice with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Venice tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this journey.
When planning your trip from Rome to Venice, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets between Rome and Venice online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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