ABOVE: An Alilaguna airport boat leaves the
Murano Museo stop.
Check the airport boat's site for current timetables, fares, a route
map, and other
Venice's public transportation system offers route maps, timetables, and
other water and land bus information online. (Please note that ACTV is a
separate operation from Alilaguna, with its own tickets and fares.)
Alilaguna and Water Taxis: Directions to the
Our illustrated step-by-step instructions show exactly how
to reach the airport boats from the arrivals terminal. (The walk takes about
seven minutes, and free luggage carts
Venice Marco Polo
VCE has a large, modern terminal building and flights to cities on four continents. Best of all,
it's just 6 km (4 km) from Venice's historic center by boat, taxi, or bus.
Venice Airport Buses
If you decide against the boat, here's how to take the ACTV city bus or ATVO
airport bus to the Piazzale Roma.
Venice's waterbus system is more Byzantine than St. Mark's Cathedral. This
article and route table will help you figure out how to get from the airport boat's
dropoff point to your hotel by waterbus.
Arriving in Venice
Tips on reaching the city center from the railroad station and mainland highways,
together with abridged information on the airport boat.
Venice Hotel Maps: Hotels near Alilaguna
Most of our featured hotels are no more than one
small bridge from the boat stop, and some are right next to the pier.