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Treviso Airport Buses to Venice (2016)

How to take inexpensive ATVO and Barzi ground transportation from Treviso Airport to Venice's Piazzale Roma. (Treviso Airport is the closest airport to Venice for Ryanair, BelleAir, Transavia, Wizzair, GermanWings, and SkyTrain.)

From: Treviso, Italy

ATVO Treviso airport bus in Venice's Piazzale Roma

ABOVE: An ATVO bus from Treviso Airport enters the Piazzale Roma in Venice. (The Calatrava Bridge on the left leads to Venice's Santa Lucia Railroad Station.)

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Ryanair, one of several European low-cost airlines, has flights that connect Venice with London (Stansted), Liverpool (John Lennon), Brussels (Charlerol), Hahn (90 km from Frankfurt), and Girona (an airport on the Costa Brava, 110 km from Barcelona).

At least, that's what the timetable suggests: In reality, the airline uses Treviso Airport, (TSF), which is about 26 km or 16 miles from Venice, or considerably farther away than Venice's own Marco Polo Airport. Other budget carriers that use Treviso Airport include BelleAir, Transavia, Wizzair, Germanwings, and SkyTrain.

If you're headed for Venice from Treviso Airport, the easiest--and cheapest--way to get there is to take the connecting coach service. Bus times coincide with flight arrivals and departures, and the fare is much cheaper than a taxi. (It's also far less expensive than a private car with driver, which could cost more than your airline ticket.)

Two bus companies offer frequent scheduled service between TSF and  central Venice. Buses are modern air-conditioned coaches with ground-level baggage compartments.

ATVO

ATVO ticket counter in Treviso AirportATVO buses require 70 minutes to cover the distance between TSF and Venice's Piazzale Roma, or 55 minutes to the Mestre railroad station.

  • At Treviso Airport, buy your ticket from an ATVO ticket machine or at the ATVO counter for €12 one-way or €22 roundtrip. (Return tickets are valid for 10 days.)

  • At Venice's Piazzale Roma, buy your ticket at the ATVO "Venezia Air Terminal" office on the northern side of the square.

  • Stamp your ticket in the yellow validation machine at the bus stop or on board the bus.

  • You can also order ATVO tickets online with a a discount for two or more tickets. (These must be reserved for a specific date. Print out the PDF ticket receipt and show it to the ATVO staff or driver when boarding.)

  • For more information, see the ATVO Treviso Airport - Mestre - Venezia and Venezia - Mestre - Treviso Airport timetables in PDF format.

Barzi Bus Service

Barzi BusBarzi takes 40 minutes to cover the distance between TSF and Venice, with a single stop in Mestre. (Unfortunately, Barzi's Venice stop has been moved from Piazzale Roma to the less convenient parking island of Tronchetto.)

  • At the airport, buy your ticket at the Barzi desk or on the bus. The fare is €12 one-way or €22 roundtrip. (Return tickets are valid for 10 days.)

  • In Venice, buy your ticket at the Prevedello newsstand near the Calatrava Bridge (the large modern glass bridge at the north end of the square), at the Eurolines ticket office on Tronchetto, or on the bus.

  • You can also order tickets online.

  • In Mestre, Barzi buses stop by the Plaza Hotel, which is directly across from the Mestre Railroad Station.

  • Note: The company also runs a bus from Treviso Airport to Venice Marco Polo Airport with a stop at Treviso's train station.

For more information, including timetables, see Barzi Bus Service's Airport page.

Other useful links:

Mobilità di Marca: Urbano Treviso
Use the city bus if you're planning to stay in Treviso. From the airport, catch the No. 6 bus in the direction of Stazione FS, a.k.a. the Treviso Railroad Station (which is on the edge of the city center).

Treviso Airport
TSF is a tiny airport, but it does have a bilingual Web site.

Venice Transportation (index) veniceforvisitors.com
Use these illustrated articles to get around Venice after you arrive.

Directions to Venice Hotels veniceforvisitors.com
If you're staying in Venice, these listings will help you find your hotel without getting lost. Also see our "How Many Bridges to Cross?" Hotel Listings and our interactive Venice Hotel Maps.


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Photos 1 and 2: ATVO. Photo 3: Barzi Bus Service.

 

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