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from Venice to Rome

You can get from Venice to Rome by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Venice to Rome on 18 Oct we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00Venice Marco Polo Airport1h10 08:10Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£421One-way
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15:40Mestre, Stazione7h15 22:55Rome
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£261One-way
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11:10Venice Marco Polo Airport1h10 12:20Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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£711One-way
17:20Mestre, Stazione7h35 00:55Rome
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£261One-way
22:05Mestre, Stazione7h25 05:30Rome
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£261One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
17 Oct
£44Intercity Notte
£26Itabus
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Mon
18 Oct
£40Regionale
£23Flixbus
£42Alitalia
Tue
19 Oct
£31Intercity
£21Itabus
£39Alitalia
Wed
20 Oct
£28Intercity Notte
£21Itabus
£39Alitalia
Thu
21 Oct
£31Intercity
£13Itabus
£39Alitalia
Fri
22 Oct
£38Intercity
£24Flixbus
£39Alitalia
Sat
23 Oct
£26Intercity
£16Itabus
£42Alitalia
Sun
24 Oct
£31Intercity
£21Itabus
£39Alitalia
Mon
25 Oct
£31Intercity
£21Itabus
£39Alitalia
Tue
26 Oct
£26Intercity
£13Itabus
£39Alitalia
Wed
27 Oct
£26Intercity
£13Itabus
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Thu
28 Oct
£31Intercity
£9Itabus
£39Alitalia
Fri
29 Oct
£40Regionale
£32Flixbus
£39Alitalia
Sat
30 Oct
£37Intercity Notte
£16Itabus
£71Alitalia
Sun
31 Oct
£31Intercity
£21Itabus
£39Alitalia
Mon
1 Nov
£31Intercity
£29Flixbus
£39Alitalia
Tue
2 Nov
£31Intercity
£16Itabus
£39Alitalia
Thu
4 Nov
£15Intercity
£9Itabus
£39Alitalia
Fri
5 Nov
£26Intercity
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Travel Information from Venice to Rome

distanceDistance244 miles (394 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£22 - £63
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £63 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Alitalia or Intercity

Travel 244 miles (394 km) by coach, flight or train between Venice and Rome. 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 £22. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus, Alitalia or Intercity among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Venice to Rome.

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General Information about the journey from Venice to Rome

The journey between these two cities spans much of Italy. It is possible to make the trip by train, plane and bus, with plane and train journey times being similar. Taking the train is the most convenient way of travelling between the two cities, as railway stations are conveniently located for both city centres. Crossing the country by bus is the slowest method of travel and can take 8 or more hours.

Buses from Venice to Rome

There are two Megabus departures a day from Venice which arrive in Rome approximately 8 hours later. Buses depart for this direct journey at around 9:45 a.m. and 9:45 p.m. seven days a week. Megabus departures in Venice are from the Venice Tronchetto, located near both Waterbus and People Mover Stations, giving quick connections to the rest of the city. Arrivals in Rome are at the Autostazione Tiburtina in Piazzale Mazzoni. This square is conveniently near both railway and metro stations for quick onward links.

Trains from Venice to Rome

Trenitalia Frecciargento and Italo high-speed trains make this direct journey in around 3.5 hours. Up to twenty trains a day leave Venezia Santa Lucia station between the hours of around 6:15 a.m. and just before 7:30 p.m. Trenitalia trains arrive at Roma Termini, with Italo trains arriving at Roma Tiburtina Station. The service is slightly less frequent at weekends. One slower Trenitalia train also departs Venice at just after midnight, with a journey time of over 6 hours.

Flights from Venice to Rome

Alitalia is the only airline offering direct flights between these two cities, with between four and six departures a day from Venezia Marco Polo Airport. Actual flight time to Roma Fiumicino is just over one hour but travellers should allow 3.5 hours in total for their journey, to cover airport transfers and security checks.