• Venice admission fee for day-trippers

    On 1 May 2019, Venice introduced an entrance fee for tourists, the city now charges 3 euros per person per day. It applies to day-trippers, such as cruise ship passengers and travellers staying overnight in accommodations outside the city. Tourists staying in Venice will be exempt from the payment as hotel guests already have to pay a tourist tax.

Venice Airport

General information

Venice Airport, named after the famous explorer Marco Polo, is one of the busiest airports in Italy. For people who want to visit the City of Love, this is the ideal airport to arrive. Volotea and easyJet have a base at Venice Airport.


Where is Venice Airport situated?

The location is good, north of Venice and close to the city and the A27 and A57 motorways.

How many terminals does Venice Airport have?

Venice Airport has one large terminal with three floors, Arrivals is on the ground floor, Departures on the first floor.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Venice Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Italy.

Airport Distance
Treviso Airport 20km
Verona Airport 114km
Bologna Airport 136km
Pula Airport (Croatia) 141km
Ljubljana Airport (Slovenia) 182km
Klagenfurt Airport (Austria) 199km



The distance from Venice Airport to the centre of Venice is 13 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Venice.

From VCE Airport to Venice City centre by Car
13 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Venice Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Venice Airport you can travel by bus and boat. Visit the Venice Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Bus services

You can also choose for an airport express bus service at Venice Airport. Learn more about your travel options, travel time and where to buy tickets.

Bus services

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Venice Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Venice is about € 45.-. Book your taxi at Venice Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From VCE Airport to Venice City centre by Taxi
13 km
20 min
€ 45.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Venice Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Avis, Europcar, Hertz, Budget, Enterprise and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Venice Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Venice Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Venice Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Venice Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Venice Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Venice Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • easyJet
  • Volotea
  • Norwegian
  • Alitalia
  • Air France


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Venice Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Best Western Titian Inn Hotel Venice Airport, Tessera

Best WesternTitian Inn Hotel is 1km from Marco Polo Airport. It offers free parking and air-conditioned rooms. Rooms are spacious and comfortable at Best Western Venice Airport. Each one comes with a minibar, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi.


Annia Park Hotel Venice Airport, Tessera

Annia Park Hotel is an elegant, historical property providing a free shuttle to Venice Marco Polo Airport, 600 metres away. Rooms offer free Wi-Fi, and breakfast is available from 04:30. The Park Hotel's rooms come with wood floors and satellite TV.


Courtyard by Marriott Venice Airport, Tessera

Only 1 km from Venice Marco Polo Airport, this Courtyard by Marriott hotel is well connected to Venice by public bus and ferry. A shuttle service to/from the terminals can be arranged at a small extra fee.

Hotels in Venice

Looking for the best hotels in Venice? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel Palazzo Vitturi, Venice

Set in picturesque Campo Santa Maria Formosa square, 13th-century Hotel Palazzo Vitturi features Gothic architecture and original frescoes. It offers elegant rooms and is a 5-minute walk from Venice’s St. Mark's Square.


Hotel Bonvecchiati, Venice

Featuring its own water landing for gondolas and water taxis, Hotel Bonvecchiati of Venice is a 2-minute walk from Saint Mark's Square and the Rialto Bridge. Rooms are individually designed in a classic Venetian or a modern style.


Hotel Palace Bonvecchiati, Venice

Located just 250 metres from Venice’s Saint Mark's Square, Hotel Palace Bonvecchiati offers contemporary rooms with elegant furniture and air conditioning. A wellness and fitness area are also available.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Venice Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Venice: Doge's Palace Priority Admission Ticket

Head straight inside the Doge's Palace in Venice with your priority admission ticket and avoid waiting in line. Explore the site that was the head of a thousand-year republic and marvel at its art and architecture. Walk across the iconic Bridge of Sighs.


Wine and Food Tour Near Venice's Jewish Quarter

End your day like a true Venetian on this food and wine tour of the City of Bridges' iconic Jewish Quarter. The 2.5-hour tour will introduce you to 3 of Venice's best-loved wine bars and an area of the city unknown to most travellers.

Tour & transport

Private Water Taxi between Venice Airport and Venice

Take the hassle out of arriving in Venice or departing from Venice with a private water taxi service from Venice Marco Polo Airport to your hotel in the city center or vice versa.


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