Trains from Ravenna to Venice are a great way to travel from one of Italy’s best historic cities to one of its most beautiful ones.
Trains depart regularly from Ravenna train station in the Emilia-Romagna region. They arrive at Venice Santa Lucia and Mestre train stations after a connection in either Bologna or Ferrara en route.
There are several types of trains that travel between these cities. Some are Regional trains. They are not particularly fast or luxurious, but they are a scenic way to travel and a great alternative to taking a bus or hiring a car in Italy.
There are also Frecciargento trains that serve the Bologna or Ferrara to Venice leg of the journey. They are the nicer and faster option, but also the more expensive one.
Trains from Ravenna to Venice usually depart once an hour at peak times. Departure times vary by hour. Trains from Venice to Ravenna run at similar intervals throughout the day.
The total travel time from Ravenna to Venice ranges from 2 hours and 38 minutes on Frecciargento services to 3 hours and 45 minutes on Regional services.
The cost of a single ticket on trains from Ravenna to Venice is 12.55 euros in second class and 16.25 euros in first class on Regional trains. On Frecciargento trains, they start at 29.20 euros in second class and 39.20 euros in first class. You can buy train tickets online in advance or at the station before you travel. If you choose the latter, don’t forget to validate your ticket at the machines on the platform before boarding the train.