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There are 8 ways to get from Paris to Venice by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Paris CDG to Venice  •  4h 40m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Venice (VCE) CDG - VCE

53€ - 141€

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Fly Paris Orly to Venice  •  4h 31m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Venice (VCE) ORY - VCE

50€ - 154€

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Train to Beauvais, fly to Venice Treviso  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Beauvais
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Venice Treviso (TSF) BVA - TSF

61€ - 216€

Train  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia Fr

140€ - 240€

Train via Zürich  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Zuerich Hb Tgv
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Venezia S. Lucia Ec

235€ - 384€

Bus via Bologna  •  17h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Bologna, Bologna N521
  2. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Venice, Venice N482 / ...

58€ - 73€

Bus  •  18h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Verona 26
  2. Take the bus from Verona, Verona to Venice, Venice N277 / ...

56€ - 76€

Drive  •  10h 40m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Venice 1115.3 km

140€ - 210€

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Venice is to bus via Bologna which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 17h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Venice is to fly which costs 50€ - 160€ and takes 4h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Venice. However, there are services departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Venice, Venice via Bologna, Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Venice. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 57m.

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The distance between Paris and Venice is 844 km. The road distance is 1115.3 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Venice without a car is to train which takes 9h 57m and costs 140€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 4h 40m to get from Paris to Venice, including transfers.

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Paris to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Paris to Venice train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Venice is to fly which takes 4h 40m and costs 50€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 240€ and takes 9h 57m, you could also bus via Bologna, which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 17h 50m.

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  • Distance: 844.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 40m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Venice, Italy?

easyJet, Air France and four other airlines fly from Paris to Venice every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris Bercy to Venice via Torino Porta Susa in around 9h 57m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 190€
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 200€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 140€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Beauvais
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Rail 1st Class
18€ - 27€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
95€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
95€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
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 Zuerich Hb to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140€ - 260€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Verona, Verona to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Baltour
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Verona
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Venice is 1115 km. It takes approximately 10h 40m to drive from Paris to Venice.

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KLM, Austrian Airlines, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Paris to Venice bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 8382+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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