The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Paris to Venice will cost around $ 276 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 254.
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13 h 25 m
13 h 52 m
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Of the 2 train that leave Paris for Venice every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 844 km distance in an average of 13 h 52 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 13 h 25 m .
The slowest train will take 14 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
15 hours 35 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$113|
|Trains depart from:||Paris|
|Trains arrive in:||Venice|
|Train Companies:||Frecciarossa, Thello|
There are around seven trains from Paris to Venice each week. Considered one of Europe's great train journeys, the route through France and northern Italy takes around 14 hours to complete. Some trains go directly to Venice from Paris Gare de Lyon, while other services have one change en route at Milano Centrale. Travelers should book in advance as demand for tickets can be high.
The Paris to Venice train service is operated by Trenitalia in partnership with Thello or Frecciarossa. Direct trains are normally run by Trenitalia and Thello, while those with one change at Milan Central Station are provided by Trenitalia and Frecciarossa.
The train journey from Paris to Venice normally takes just over 14 hours. Those choosing the Trenitalia Frecciarossa service should add an additional 45 minutes to cover the changeover in Milan.
There are approximately seven trains to Venice from Paris each week. Most trains depart from Paris at around 8:00 p.m. and arrive in Venice the following morning.
Departure train station:All Paris to Venice trains set off from Gare de Lyon Station. The centrally located station is on the north bank of the River Seine and is easy to reach by metro (lines 1 and 14) or bus. Paid parking facilities can be found on Rue de Chalon opposite the station. Taxis can drop passengers and luggage outside the station on Boulevard Diderot or on Rue de Chalon.
Arrival train station:Trains terminate at Venice Santa Lucia Station. The station is located at the northern edge of the historic city center and is connected to the town's other main station, Venice Mestre, by the Ponte della Libertà road bridge. Central Venice is almost completely traffic-free, but the station is served by eight ACTV Vaporetta lines. These convenient water buses take visitors from Venice Santa Lucia to popular destinations like St. Mark's Square and Lido (line 1), Rialto (line 2), or Murano (lines 4.1 and 4.2).