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

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Fly from Paris CDG  •  4h 45m

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

53€ - 141€

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Fly from Paris Orly  •  4h 36m

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

50€ - 164€

4 alternative options

Train  •  10h 1m

  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€

Bus  •  18h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Gallieni to Verona 26
  2. Take the bus from Verona to Venezia Si

Bus via Milan  •  18h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Milan, Milan N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milano to Venezia Si

Drive  •  10h 40m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Venice 1115.3 km

150€ - 230€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Venice is 1500.

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The social distance requirement in Venice is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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Last updated: 27 Nov 2020
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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Venice is to fly which costs 50€ - 170€ and takes 4h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Venice is to fly which costs 50€ - 170€ and takes 4h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Venice. However, there are services departing from Paris, Gallieni and arriving at Venezia via Verona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 30m.

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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 10h 1m.

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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 10h 1m and costs 140€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from Paris to Venice, including transfers.

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Paris to Venice bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Paris, Gallieni 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 45m and costs 50€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 140€ - 240€ and takes 10h 1m, you could also bus, which costs and takes 18h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Venice.
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  • Distance: 844.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 45m

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 10h 1m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 200€
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
29€ - 200€
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 190€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 650€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 650€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 290€
Train operators
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 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
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 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
Bus operators
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
Once a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Eurolines FR
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Verona to Venezia
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Bus from Milano to Venezia
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
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 Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Milan
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 30€
Website
Blablabus

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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 Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord, arrive at Venezia 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, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 8376+ 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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