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There are 6 ways to get from Milan to Venice by train, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia Fr / ...

19€ - 140€

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Rideshare  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Venice 263.3 km

14€ - 16€

4 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 36m

  1. Drive from Milan to Venice 263.8 km

30€ - 50€

Fly from Milan Linate  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Venice (VCE) LIN - VCE

68€ - 333€

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  5h 21m

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Venice (VCE) MXP - VCE

53€ - 306€

Fly from Milan Bergamo  •  5h 44m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Venice (VCE) BGY - VCE

47€ - 251€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Milan to Venice is to rideshare which costs 14€ - 16€ and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan to Venice is to train which costs 19€ - 140€ and takes 2h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 27m.

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The distance between Milan and Venice is 245 km. The road distance is 263.8 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Venice without a car is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs 19€ - 140€.

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The train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia takes 2h 27m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Milan to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Milano Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Milan to Venice is to train which takes 2h 27m and costs 19€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 65€ - 340€ and takes 5h 23m.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 35m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Milan to Venice.
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  • Distance: 245.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 27m

What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Venice, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia every 4 hours. Tickets cost 22€ - 75€ and the journey takes 2h 27m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Alitalia, Brussels Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Milan to Venice hourly.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 260€
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
110€ - 260€
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 260€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Bari
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 400€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 700€
Air Leisure
Website
air-leisure.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 390€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Venice via Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Venice via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Venice via Catania
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 550€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 650€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Venice via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 280€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Venice via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 280€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Venice via Valencia
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
45€ - 280€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 1100€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 450€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 410€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 750€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 1100€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
210€ - 950€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Venice via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
120€ - 650€
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
22€ - 30€
Base Standard
40€ - 60€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
60€ - 140€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
60€ - 80€
1st Class
100€ - 140€
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Venice
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 16€
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blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Venice is 264 km. It takes approximately 2h 36m to drive from Milan to Venice.

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Brussels Airlines, KLM, Iberia and four other airlines offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 3557+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Milan and Venice. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Milan to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 19 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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