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from Dortmund to Venice

You can get from Dortmund to Venice by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Dortmund to Venice on Sep 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:18AMDortmund Hbf13h07 06:25PMVenice Santa Lucia
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08:48PMDortmund Hbf17h40 02:28PMVenice Santa Lucia
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Sep 24
$174Deutsche Bahn
Sep 25
$99Deutsche Bahn
Sep 26
$99Deutsche Bahn
Sep 30
$99Deutsche Bahn
Oct 1
$137Deutsche Bahn
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Oct 4
$58Deutsche Bahn
Oct 5
$58Deutsche Bahn

Travel Information from Dortmund to Venice

distanceDistance474 miles (764 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$119 - $156
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $119 (€95) • 19 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $156 (€125) • 13 h 7 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 474 miles (764 km) by bus or train to Venice from Dortmund. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 13 h 7 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $119 (€95). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dortmund to Venice.

Travel Tips

Travel from Dortmund to Venice
Travel to Venice easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dortmund to Venice.
Am I allowed to travel from Dortmund, Germany to Venice, Italy?

Travel from Dortmund, Germany to Venice, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Venice from Dortmund restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Venice, Italy from Dortmund?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Venice, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 9/23/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Dortmund to Venice closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Dortmund, Germany from Venice, Italy?

The current restriction level for returning to Dortmund, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Dortmund, Germany from Venice, Italy?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Dortmund from Venice?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Dortmund, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Dortmund from Venice here.

How do I get from Dortmund to Venice?

You can travel between Dortmund and Venice 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Venice from Dortmund?

The cheapest way to get from Dortmund to Venice is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $119 (€95) compared to other travel options to Venice:

A bus is $37 (€30) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Dortmund to Venice costing on average $156 (€125).

What is the fastest way to travel between Dortmund and Venice?

The fastest way to get to Venice from Dortmund is by train with an average travel time of 13 h 7 min.

Other travel options to Venice can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 19 h 10 min.

What is the distance between Dortmund and Venice?

You should expect to travel around 474 miles (764 km) between Dortmund and Venice.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Dortmund to Venice?

The average frequency per day from Dortmund to Venice is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Dortmund and Venice as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Dortmund and Venice, where do I depart from Dortmund and where do I arrive in Venice?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Dortmund to Venice:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Dortmund, Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Venezia, Aeroporto internazionale Marco Polo di Venezia.
  • Most travelers board their train from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Venezia Mestre.
Which travel operators can get me to Venice from Dortmund?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Dortmund to Venice:

  • You can take a bus from Dortmund to Venice with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $119 (€95) with Flixbus from Dortmund to Venice.
  • You can travel from Dortmund to Venice by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $156 (€125) with Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Venice.
Where should I go next after I travel from Dortmund to Venice?
Your trip from Dortmund to Venice doesn't have to end in Venice. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Florence. If you’d like to add Rome, Milan or Florence to your Dortmund to Venice tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Venice today!
How far in advance should I book tickets between Dortmund and Venice online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Dortmund to Venice, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $119 (€95) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $156 (€125) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Dortmund to Venice online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund ZOB
Dortmund Hbf

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