Travel and Tourist Information
Mestre is often regarded as a mainland suburb of Venice, although it's part of the Comune di Venezia. Mestre and its neighboring district of are located at the foot of the causeway and railroad bridge that lead from the Italian mainland to Venice's historic center.
Travelers to Venice often choose Mestre as a place to stay for three reasons:
From Mestre and Marghera, it's easy to reach Venice's city center: Trains run often and take only 10 to 12 minutes to reach Venice. Public ACTV buses and the new Mestre-Venice Tram are also convenient.
Cick the links below for detailed travel information about Mestre and how to use the Venetian mainland as a base for exploring Venice:
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