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from Florence to Venice

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

Our recommendation

To get from Florence to Venice on Jan 30 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

10:05AMFlorence3h40 01:45PMMestre, Stazione
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$201One-way
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10:05AMFlorence3h40 01:45PMMestre, Stazione
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$201One-way
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06:45PMFlorence Rifredi2h51 09:36PMVenice Mestre
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$351One-way
10:05AMFlorence4h00 02:05PMVenice
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$201One-way
07:05PMFlorence3h40 10:45PMMestre, Stazione
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$221One-way

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Sun
Jan 30
$24Regionale
$15Flixbus
Mon
Jan 31
$51Italo
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Tue
Feb 1
$23Regionale
$15Itabus
Wed
Feb 2
$23Regionale
$12Itabus
Thu
Feb 3
$18Intercity
$12Itabus
Fri
Feb 4
$23Regionale
$15Itabus
Sat
Feb 5
$18Intercity
$12Itabus
Sun
Feb 6
$24Intercity Notte
$12Itabus
Mon
Feb 7
$23Regionale
$12Itabus
Tue
Feb 8
$15Intercity Notte
$12Itabus
Wed
Feb 9
$13Intercity Notte
$12Itabus
Thu
Feb 10
$18Intercity Notte
$12Itabus
Fri
Feb 11
$23Regionale
$15Itabus
Sat
Feb 12
$18Intercity
$12Itabus
Sun
Feb 13
$18Intercity Notte
$15Itabus
Mon
Feb 14
$18Intercity
$15Itabus
Tue
Feb 15
$15Intercity
$9Itabus
Wed
Feb 16
$15Intercity
$9Itabus
Thu
Feb 17
$18Intercity
$9Itabus
Fri
Feb 18
$23Regionale
$15Itabus

Travel Information between Florence and Venice

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $12
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€8) • 3 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $12 (€10) • 2 h 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesItabus or Intercity

Travel 126 miles (204 km) by bus or train from Florence to Venice. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Itabus or Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Florence to Venice.

How to Travel from Florence to Venice

The journey from Florence to Venice is popular with travelers in Italy for both business and leisure. Buses, trains, and flights travel regularly from Florence to Venice every day of the week. High-speed trains are generally the fastest mode of transport for this route. Services are available from the early morning until late at night. Key departure points include Florence's Piazzale Montelungo bus station, S.M. Novella and Campo di Marte train stations, and Florence airport.

Trains from Florence to Venice | Buses from Florence to Venice | Flights from Florence to Venice

Florence to Venice Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€15

3:45 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€25

1:50 h

2-3 Months Ahead

flight

€101

5:00 h

1 Week Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Florence to Venice?

Cheapest way to travel from Florence to Venice


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Florence to Venice. Bus companies that travel from Florence to Venice include Flixbus and Baltour. Traveling from Florence to Venice by bus takes approximately 3:45 h. One bus departs in the morning at 5:25 a.m., while the other departs in the evening at 5:25 p.m. Buses usually depart from Florence's Piazzale Montelungo and arrive at Venice's Tronchetto people mover.


Fastest way to travel from Florence to Venice


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Taking the train is the fastest way to travel from Florence to Venice. Both Trenitalia and Italo both operate direct trains between Florence and Venice. Traveling from Florence to Venice by train takes as little as 1:50 h. Trains usually run from Florence to Venice every hour between 8:30 a.m. and 9:45 p.m., departing from either Florence's S.M. Novella or Campo di Marte train stations and arriving at Venice's S. Lucia train station. Overnight train journeys are also available.


Most popular way to travel from Florence to Venice


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Florence to Venice. Taking the train is almost 2 hours faster than traveling from Florence to Venice by bus, while only being €10 more expensive on average. Both taking the train and bus are significantly more efficient in terms of both travel time and money when compared to flying between these two Italian cities.


How to get from Florence to Venice

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Florence to Venice, 98,59% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Florence to Venice and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Attractions in Venice

Routinely regarded as one of the world's most beautiful cities, Venice receives over 3 million international visitors per year. Some of Venice's attractions include the Grand Canal, St Mark's Basilica and Piazza San Marco. The Venice Film Festival and Carnival also draw visitors from all over the world every year.

Travel Tips: Travel from Florence 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 Florence to Venice.
FAQs

How do I get from Florence to Venice?

You can travel to Venice from Florence 2 different ways: bus or train.

How do I get from Florence to Venice the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Venice is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $10 (€8) compared to other travel options to Venice:

Taking a bus is usually $2 (€2) less than taking a train to Venice, which costs on average $12 (€10) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Florence to Venice?

The quickest way to travel to Venice from Florence is by train, which takes on average 2 h 43 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Venice by bus can take on average 3 h 40 min.

How far is Venice from Florence?

You should expect to travel around 126 miles (204 km) between Florence and Venice.

How many services a day are there between Florence and Venice?

The average frequency per day from Florence to Venice is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Florence to Venice as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Florence? Where do I arrive in Venice?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Florence to Venice depart from Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1 to Venezia, Aeroporto internazionale Marco Polo di Venezia.
  • Most travelers board their train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Venezia Mestre.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Florence to Venice?

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

  • You can travel between Florence and Venice by bus with Itabus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $10 (€8) with Itabus from Florence to Venice.
  • You can travel between Florence and Venice by train with Intercity. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $12 (€10) with Intercity from Florence to Venice.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Florence and Venice ends?

Many of our customers traveling from Florence to Venice don't make Venice their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Venice are Rome, Milan or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Venice to any of these top destinations today!

When should I book a ticket from Florence to Venice online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $10 (€8) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $12 (€10) one way.

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