How to get to Venice from Rome

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Travel Information between Rome and Venice

distanceDistance244 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£4 - £84
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £4 • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £84 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesItabus, Alitalia or Frecciarossa

Travel 244 miles by train, coach or flight from Rome to Venice. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Itabus, Alitalia or Frecciarossa among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Rome to Venice.

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from Rome to Venice

How to get to Venice from Rome by train, bus, flight or ferry.

Our recommendation
bus

The best way to travel from Rome to Venice is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Itabus
12:007h25
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
19:25Venice
£51One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
Itabus
12:007h25
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
19:25Venice
£51One-way
0 changes
Fastest
ITA
17:201h05
Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
18:25Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE)
£2091One-way
0 changes
Other options
Intercity
10:328h40
Rome Termini
19:12Venice Mestre
£501One-way
0 changes
Intercity Notte
22:277h07
Rome Termini
05:34Venice Santa Lucia
£471One-way
0 changes
Italo
09:053h37
Rome Tiburtina
12:42Venice Mestre
£801One-way
0 changes
Itabus
12:007h45
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
19:45Venice
£51One-way
0 changes
Itabus
08:006h54
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
14:54Venice
£271One-way
0 changes
FlixBus
01:1010h55
Roma, Autostazione Tiburtina
12:05Venice
£91One-way
0 changes
ITA
13:201h10
Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
14:30Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE)
£2351One-way
0 changes
ITA
21:401h05
Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport (FCO)
22:45Venice Marco Polo Airport (VCE)
£2621One-way
0 changes

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General Information about the Journey 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.

Buses from Rome to Venice

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.

Trains from Rome to Venice

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.

Flights from Rome to Venice

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.

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All travel companies: Train and Coach Companies from Rome to Venice

Find the best journey to Venice from Rome with Frecciarossa, Italo and FlixBus. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most affordable trip has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

Step on board a Frecciarossa travel and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed travel make about 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. These travel reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 244 miles (394 km) between Rome and Venice quickly on a Frecciarossa high-speed travel. There are four different classes to choose from: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

We show you the latest Frecciarossa travel timetable for the Rome to Venice route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can find other travel information on Omio for this journey, such as departure and arrival travel stations, journey times, number of stops, and cheap fares. You can select from three ticket types: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. Once you’ve picked your ticket, book a cheap travel from Rome to Venice with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Rome to Venice

      FAQs: Travel to Venice easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Rome to Venice.
      FAQs

      There are 3 ways to get from Rome to Venice: train, coach or flight.

      The cheapest way to travel to Venice from Rome is a coach with an average price of £4.

      This is compared to other travel options from Rome to Venice:

      A coach is £80 less than a flight with an average ticket price of £84 from Rome to Venice.

      Taking a coach costs £27 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £30.

      The quickest way to travel from Rome to Venice is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Coach takes on average 6 h 20 min.

      Taking a train requires on average 3 h 59 min of travel time.

      The distance between Rome and Venice is around 244 miles.

      The average frequency per day from Rome to Venice is:

      • 10 coaches a day.
      • Around 25 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Venice from Rome as scheduled services by train, coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Rome to Venice:

      • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Rome to Venice depart from Rome, Termini (G) to Venice, Sant'Angelo Village, Cavallino Treporti.
      • Most travellers catch their flight from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport and arrive in Venice Marco Polo Airport.
      • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Rome to Venice depart from Rome Termini to Venice Santa Lucia.

      The following travel companies offer services from Rome to Venice:

      • Itabus, FlixBus, El Pilar, BlaBlaCar, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar Bus or Movelia can take you to Venice by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Itabus from Rome to Venice for £4.
      • Alitalia, Alitalia (2) or Air Serbia can take you to Venice by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Alitalia from Rome to Venice for £84.
      • Frecciarossa, Italo, Intercity Notte, Intercity, Frecciargento or Regionale can take you to Venice by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Intercity from Rome to Venice for £30.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Rome to Venice with the following travel companies:

      • 5 direct coaches per day with Itabus or FlixBus.
      • Direct train available with Frecciarossa, Italo, Intercity Notte or Intercity 14 direct trains per day.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Venice as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Rome and Venice.

      Your journey from Rome to Venice doesn't have to end in Venice. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Florence, Milan, Paris or Verona. If you’d like to add Florence, Milan, Paris or Verona to your Rome to Venice trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Venice today!

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