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Getting to Venice

GETTING TO VENICE

GETTING TO VENICE BY PLANE (1)
ARRIVAL AT “MARCO POLO” AIRPORT IN VENICE (VCE)

From the airport you can reach Mestre or Venice (Piazzale Roma) by land (on a bus or taxi) or take the water route to Venice (Alilaguna boat or water taxi).

PUBLIC WATER TRANSPORTATION by ALILAGUNA

A water bus transport service is available from the airport docks to Venice and the main Venetian islands (Murano, Burano, Lido).
The water bus transport service is provided by Alilaguna.

Alilaguna water-bus prices: one way €15, round-trip €27.

The water bus stops in Venice are San Marco, Rialto, Fondamenta Nove and Guglie (different routes).  Journey time: F. Nove (40 minutes), Lido (60 minutes), San Marco (1 hour and 15 minutes), Rialto (60 minutes), Guglie (40 minutes).

Please check the Alilaguna website for timetables, routes and tickets.

Where can you buy tickets for an Alilaguna water bus?

  • from the public transport ticket office in the arrivals hall, desk 8, or from the one at the docks (darsena) desk D;
  • from the ticket machines at the baggage claim near carousels 3 or 5;
  • on board the Alilaguna water bus.

Where can you take an Alilaguna water bus?

  • at the Airport: follow the light blue signs that say “Water Transport” and reach the 1st floor of the Terminal. Here you will find the Moving Walkway, an elevated pedestrian path, that will lead you to the dock;
  • in Venice: at the Alilaguna water bus stops of San Marco, Rialto, Fondamenta Nove, and Guglie.

Where can you purchase tickets at the Airport?

  • at the public transport ticket office in the arrivals hall (see map);
  • from the ticket machines in the baggage claim area near carousels 3 or 5 or at the bus stops:
  • on board ATVO line buses (with an extra charge).

There are many options for a car taxi service from “Marco Polo” Airport to Piazzale Roma. For more details on the fare that will be applied, ask the taxi staff before getting on board. Click on the following links for some taxi companies’ contact details:

GoOpti is an international company specializing in road passenger transportation from / to airports (chauffeur service). A chauffeur driven car service operates in the reserved lanes at Venice Marco Polo Airport Click here for more info.

You can arrange a private water taxi for transfers to/from “Marco Polo” Airport. By water taxi you can get directly to your hotel and it takes about 30 minutes to reach Venice. The cost is about €120 per boat. For more details on the rates that will be applied, ask the staff in charge before booking or boarding the vehicle.

Click on the following links for some taxi companies’ contact details:

You can find other companies listed on the  Marco Polo Airport Website.

GETTING TO VENICE BY PLANE (2)
ARRIVAL AT “ANTONIO CANOVA” AIRPORT IN TREVISO (TSF)

Piazzale Roma is the only place in Venice that can be reached by car or bus.
To reach Piazzale Roma from Canova Airport we suggest you take ATVO Line 351. The cost of the ticket is €12 one-way or €22 round.trip. The bus takes approx. 70 minutes from the airport to the bus stop in “Piazzale Roma”.

Where can you catch an ATVO bus?
From the airport: in Via Noalese, to the right of the airport exit.

Where can you buy an ATVO ticket?
• at the ticket office in the arrivals hall on the ground floor of the Treviso Airport terminal building;
• directly on board the bus.

The taxi service at Treviso Airport is provided by Radio Taxi Treviso.

Info and bookings: ph. +39 0422 431515 or SMS taxi ph. +39 338 844 2000

For more details on the rate that will be applied, ask the staff in charge before boarding the vehicle.

GoOpti is an international company specializing in road passenger transportation from / to airports (chauffeur service). A chauffeur driven car service operates in the reserved lanes at Venice Marco Polo Airport. Click here for more info.
GoOpti is an international company specializin in road passenger transportation from / to airports (chauffeur service). A chauffeur driven car service operates in the reserved lanes at Treviso Canova Airport.Click here for more info.

 

GETTING TO VENICE BY TRAIN

The Venice railway station is “Venezia Santa Lucia”.

Train companies are:

Where can you purchase train tickets?

  • at the train station;
  • online, directly from the Trenitalia or Italo websites.

GETTING TO VENICE BY CAR

Piazzale Roma and Tronchetto are the two areas in Venice that can be reached by car and where you can find the following park terminals: