Venice to Taranto by train

  • First train
    05:54
  • Last train
    00:21
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 45m
  • Distance
    681 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    10hr 30m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Venice to Taranto by train

Fast trains from Venice to Taranto take around 8 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 681 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Venice and Taranto.

1. Are there direct trains from Venice to Taranto?

Journeys between Venice and Taranto usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Venice to Taranto every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 13 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Venice to Taranto?

The Venice to Taranto train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Venice to Taranto train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Taranto is usually scheduled to depart Venice around 06:42 and the last train is around 00:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Venice around 05:54, and the last at 00:21.

When to book Venice to Taranto train tickets?

Trains in Italy usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Venice to Taranto by train.

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Which train companies operate between Venice and Taranto?

More than one train company operates on the route from Venice to Taranto, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.