OverviewGetting from Venice Airport to your destination: The Venice Airport Shuttle gets you by shared-ride motor boat to the city center takes between 20 and 45 mins (needs 48-hr pre-booking).
ACTV bus 5 serves Venice-Santa Lucia railway station (Piazzale Roma Square is only 10 minutes away, across the ‘Ponte della Constituzione’ bridge);
ACTV bus 15 and the ATVO Fly Bus both serve Venecia-Mestre railway station on the main land, with easy connections to Milan, Verona & other parts of Italy. (Tickets for both ACTV & ATVO are available in the Arrivals lounge. ACTV can be contacted at 041 2424 and ATVO at 0421 494672.
For bus service to Padua contact sitabus.it. For bus service to Pordenone / Aviana contact ATVO or use the Venice Marco Polo shuttle. Connecting to seaside resorts, contact ATVO.
Private motorboat connections are available from Alilaguna, which has a ticket booth in the Arrivals Lounge. The site Venicelink.com will show you the water routes.
Buses to either Venezia Mestre or Venezia Santa Lucia railway stations: The Airport is connected to the train stations by a taxi service and city buses or regional buses:
a) To Venezia Mestre station - take ATVO Fly Bus line or ACTV urban bus line 15. Trip takes 25 mins; bus stops at second lane outside of Arrivals Hall.
b) To Venezia Santa Lucia station - take ATVO Air Terminal line or ACTV urban bus line 5. Trip takes 35 mins; bus stops second lane, outside of Arrivals Hall.
By Train: (For train schedules visit trenitalia.com - click on 'English' on top).
Both the Venice Mestre and the Venezia Santa Lucia railway stations can be reached by either taxi or city & regional buses (buses stop at the Airport outside Arrivals Hall, second level; at the station: turn right, walk 10 minutes along Ponte della Constituzione to Piazzale Roma.:
a) to get to Mestre station: take ATVO Fly Bus line (visit: .atvo.it/index.php?lang=en) or ACTV urban bus line 15 (visit: actv.it/en);
b) to get to Santa Lucia station: take ATVO Air Terminal line , or ACTV urban bus line 5.