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from Venice to Rome

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

Our recommendation

To get from Venice to Rome on Sep 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:10AMMestre, Stazione8h15 04:25PMRome
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$371One-way
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08:10AMMestre, Stazione8h15 04:25PMRome
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$371One-way
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03:15PMMestre, Stazione7h35 10:50PMRome
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$371One-way
07:50AMVenice8h35 04:25PMRome
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$371One-way
02:55PMVenice7h55 10:50PMRome
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$371One-way

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Sun
Sep 19
$56Regionale
$50Flixbus
$336Alitalia
Mon
Sep 20
$56Regionale
$32Flixbus
$150Alitalia
Tue
Sep 21
$53Intercity
$30Itabus
$150Alitalia
Wed
Sep 22
$53Intercity
$22Itabus
$100Alitalia
Thu
Sep 23
$56Regionale
$22Itabus
$125Alitalia
Fri
Sep 24
$56Regionale
$30Itabus
$75Alitalia
Sat
Sep 25
$43Intercity
$32Flixbus
$75Alitalia
Sun
Sep 26
$53Intercity
$30Itabus
$59Alitalia
Mon
Sep 27
$40Intercity Notte
$22Itabus
$59Alitalia
Tue
Sep 28
$37Intercity
$19Itabus
$59Alitalia
Wed
Sep 29
$37Intercity
$12Itabus
$59Alitalia
Thu
Sep 30
$37Intercity
$12Itabus
$59Alitalia
Fri
Oct 1
$53Intercity
$32Flixbus
$336Alitalia
Sat
Oct 2
$28Intercity
$12Itabus
$299Alitalia
Sun
Oct 3
$43Intercity
$30Itabus
$150Alitalia
Mon
Oct 4
$21Intercity
$9Itabus
$262Alitalia
Tue
Oct 5
$21Intercity
$12Itabus
$59Alitalia
Wed
Oct 6
$21Intercity
$12Itabus
$100Alitalia
Thu
Oct 7
$21Intercity
$12Itabus
$75Alitalia
Fri
Oct 8
$37Intercity
$22Itabus
$100Alitalia
Sat
Oct 9
$67Italo
$9Itabus
$75Alitalia

Travel Information from Venice to Rome

distanceDistance244 miles (394 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $56
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€26) • 6 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Regionale

Take a bus or train to travel 244 miles (394 km) from Venice to Rome. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this journey, with tickets costing about $33 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Regionale among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Venice to Rome.

How to Travel from Venice to Rome

Journeys from Venice to Rome are popular with travelers in Italy and can be completed in approximately 3 and a half hours. Travelers can choose from a variety of transport options, but the fastest method is to take the train. Direct train services operate several times per day, leaving from Venice St. Lucia Station and generally arriving in Rome within 3.5 hours. Alternatively, travelers can opt to catch one of the bus services that frequently operate between the two cities. Some bus services run direct to Rome in about 5 hours, but others can involve a change en route. Buses in Venice depart from the main bus depot on Tronchetto Island and arrive in Rome at Tiburtina Station.

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Venice to Rome Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€17

7:00 h

2 Weeks Ahead

trains

€27

3:21 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€61

1:00 h

2 Weeks Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Venice to Rome


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Venice to Rome. Buses traveling from Venice to Rome depart from Venice's Tronchetto bus station and take at least 7 hours to arrive at Rome's Tiburtina bus station. At least 6 buses travel from Venice to Rome every day, with the earliest departing at 9:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Venice to Rome include Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter. Ridesharing services like BlaBlaCar also frequently travel from Venice to Rome.


Fastest way to travel from Venice to Rome


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Technically, taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Venice to Rome; however, when traveling to and from Venice and Rome's airports is considered taking the train is actually the fastest way to travel. Trains traveling from Venice to Rome depart from either Venice's Santa Lucia or Mestre train station and take approximately 3 and a half hours to arrive at Rome's Termini train station. Both Trenitalia and Italo offer frequent trains from Venice to Rome, with the first train departing at 5:37 a.m. Over 30 trains travel from Venice to Rome per day.


Most popular way to travel from Venice to Rome


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Venice to Rome. Taking a train is just as fast as taking a flight while being significantly less expensive. Similarly, taking the train is at least 3:40 h faster than taking the bus, while not being significantly more expensive. Over 30 trains travel from Venice to Rome per day.


How to get from Venice to Rome

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Venice to Rome, 98,42% 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 Venice to Rome 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 get from Venice to Rome?

There are 2 ways to travel from Venice to Rome including taking a bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Rome is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $33 (€26) compared to other travel options to Rome:

Taking a bus is about $24 (€19) less than taking a train, which costs on average $56 (€45) for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Venice to Rome?

The quickest way to travel to Rome from Venice is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 6 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 21 min.

What is the distance from Venice to Rome?

The Venice to Rome distance is around 244 miles (394 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Venice to Rome is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Buses from Venice to Rome most often leave from Venezia, Aeroporto internazionale Marco Polo di Venezia and arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Venezia Mestre and arrive in Roma Termini.
Which travel operators can get me to Rome from Venice?

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

  • You can travel by bus to Rome from Venice with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Venice to Rome tickets for $33 (€26) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Venice to Rome by train with Regionale. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $56 (€45) with Regionale from Venice to Rome.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Venice to Rome?
Your trip from Venice to Rome doesn't have to end in Rome. 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 Venice to Rome tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Rome today!
How far in advance should I buy tickets between Venice and Rome online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $33 (€26) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $56 (€45) one way.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Venice
Rome
Venezia
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Venezia Santa Lucia
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