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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  2 h 25 min

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

$27 - $65

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Rideshare  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Milan to Venice 169.2 miles

$16 - $18

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Bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport Bergamo Airport Bus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo to Venice, Venice Mestre 411 / ...

$21 - $34

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Milan to Venice 169.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly from Milan Linate  •  4 h 57 min

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

$123 - $396

Fly from Milan Malpensa  •  5 h 9 min

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

$114 - $290

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Milan station to Venice. However, there are services departing from Milan Central Station and arriving at Santa Chiara via Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo and Mestre Fs C3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Milan and Venice is 245 km. The road distance is 271.2 km.

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The best way to get from Milan to Venice without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs .

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The train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Milan to Venice bus services, operated by TerraVision IT, arrive at Milan Central Station.

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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 2 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 51 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 57 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Milan to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice Mestre station.

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Map of how to get from Milan to Venice.
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  • Distance: 153.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Milan to Venice hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Milan to Venice via Milan Bergamo Airport, Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo, Venice, Venice Mestre, and Mestre Fs C3 in around 4 h 51 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $4,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $2,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,000
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $3,700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,800
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,400
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $2,700
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
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 Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
TerraVision IT
Email
[email protected]
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Milan Central Station to Milan Bergamo Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
[email protected]tradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milan Centrale Piazza Luigi di Savoia to Bergamo Airport Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
autostradale.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
[email protected]
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bergamo Orio al Serio Airport, Bergamo to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Milan to Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $18
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Venice is 271 km. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Milan to Venice.

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Brussels Airlines, British Airways, KLM and five other airlines offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 4051+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $72 USD 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 20 min and costs .

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