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from Rome to Venice

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

Our recommendation

To get from Rome to Venice on Jan 25 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:30AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina7h25 07:55AMMestre, Stazione
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$221One-way
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12:30AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina7h25 07:55AMMestre, Stazione
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$221One-way
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12:30AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina7h45 08:15AMVenice
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$221One-way
06:30AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina7h15 01:45PMMestre, Stazione
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$291One-way
06:30AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina7h35 02:05PMVenice
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$291One-way

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Tue
Jan 25
$38Intercity Notte
$19Flixbus
$132ITA
Wed
Jan 26
$26Intercity Notte
$18Itabus
$108ITA
Thu
Jan 27
$36Intercity
$18Itabus
$108ITA
Fri
Jan 28
$38Intercity Notte
$18Itabus
$108ITA
Sat
Jan 29
$20Intercity Notte
$18Itabus
$89ITA
Sun
Jan 30
$42Intercity
$18Itabus
$89ITA
Mon
Jan 31
$36Intercity
$18Itabus
$89ITA
Tue
Feb 1
$20Intercity Notte
$11Flixbus
$72ITA
Wed
Feb 2
$20Intercity Notte
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Thu
Feb 3
$20Intercity
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Fri
Feb 4
$36Intercity
$12Itabus
$72ITA
Sat
Feb 5
$20Intercity
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Sun
Feb 6
$39Intercity Notte
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Mon
Feb 7
$26Intercity Notte
$11Flixbus
$72ITA
Tue
Feb 8
$14Intercity Notte
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Wed
Feb 9
$20Intercity Notte
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Thu
Feb 10
$19Intercity Notte
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Fri
Feb 11
$36Intercity
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Sat
Feb 12
$20Intercity Notte
$10Itabus
$72ITA
Sun
Feb 13
$36Intercity
$10Itabus
$72ITA

Travel Information between Rome and Venice

distanceDistance244 miles (394 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$12 - $60
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $12 (€10) • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $60 (€50) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesItabus, ITA or Intercity Notte

Travel 244 miles (394 km) by bus, flight or train between Rome and Venice. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $12 (€10). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Itabus, ITA or Intercity Notte among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Rome to Venice.

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How to Travel from Rome to Venice

From Italy's capital city on the western coast to the famously romantic city of Venice on the Eastern coast, is less than 300 kilometers in distance as the crow flies. The quickest way to travel in Italy to Venice from Rome is via plane, although cheaper options are available via train or coach. Traveling by coach or train involves travel via Florence and Bologna increasing the distance traveled to over 500 kilometers.

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Rome to Venice Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€19

5:50 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€39

3:23 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€69

1:10 h

1 Month Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Rome to Venice


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Venice. Buses traveling from Rome to Venice depart from Rome's Tiburtina bus station and take approximately 6:45 h to arrive at Venice's Tronchetto People Mover. At least 5 buses travel from Rome to Venice every day, with the first bus departing Rome at 5:40 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Rome to Venice include Flixbus and Baltour.


Fastest way to travel from Rome to Venice


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When travel to and from Rome and Venice's airports is taken into consideration, taking the train is the fastest way to travel from Rome to Venice. Trains depart from Rome's Termini train station and arrive at either Venice's Santa Lucia or Mestre train station after 3:23 hours of travel time. Train companies that travel directly from Rome to Venice include Trenitalia and Italo. Approximately 30 trains travel from Rome to Venice per day.


Most popular way to travel from Rome to Venice


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Rome to Venice. Considering that traveling by train takes approximately the same amount of time as flying when traveling to and from Venice and Rome's airports are considered, most travelers choose the cheaper option. Traveling from Rome to Venice by train is also 3:20 h faster than taking the bus.


How to get from Rome to Venice

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Rome to Venice, 98,87% 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 Rome 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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FAQs

How do I go from Rome to Venice?

There are 3 travel options from Rome to Venice: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rome to Venice?

The cheapest way to go to Venice from Rome is by taking a bus, which costs on average $12 (€10).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Venice:

A bus is $48 (€40) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Rome to Venice costing on average $60 (€50).

A bus is generally $7 (€6) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $19 (€16) from Rome to Venice.

What is the quickest way from Rome to Venice?

The fastest way to get to Venice from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 5 min.

Other travel options to Venice can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Venice by bus can take on average 6 h 20 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 54 min   on average.

How far is it from Rome to Venice?

You should expect to travel around 244 miles (394 km) between Rome and Venice.

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

The average frequency per day from Rome to Venice is:

  • 12 trains a day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Rome to Venice?

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Rome to Venice depart from Rome, Termini (G) to Venezia, Aeroporto internazionale Marco Polo di Venezia.
  • Most travelers take a flight from Rome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport to Venice Marco Polo Airport.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Roma Termini and arrive in Venezia Mestre.

Which travel operators can get me to Venice from Rome?

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

  • You can travel to Venice from Rome by bus with Itabus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $12 (€10) with Itabus from Rome to Venice.
  • You can go to Venice from Rome by plane with ITA. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $60 (€50) with ITA from Rome to Venice on Omio.
  • You can travel to Venice from Rome by train with Intercity Notte. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $19 (€16) with Intercity Notte from Rome to Venice.

Is it possible to travel directly to Venice from Rome?

Yes, there are direct services available from Rome to Venice with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 12 direct trains per day and travel with Frecciarossa, Intercity or Intercity Notte.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Venice as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Rome and Venice.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Rome to Venice?

Your trip from Rome to Venice doesn't have to end in Venice. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Milan, Florence or Paris. If you’d like to add Milan, Florence or Paris to your Rome to Venice tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Venice today!

How early should I purchase Rome to Venice tickets online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Rome to Venice, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket is costing on average $12 (€10) one way for this trip.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $60 (€50) one way on average.
  • A train ticket costs $19 (€16) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Rome to Venice tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.