Venice Public Transportation: Waterbus and Mainland Buses

Venice Public Transportation: Waterbus and Mainland Buses

From $12.37 per person

Book a ticket that allows for unrestricted use of public transportation services in: the city of Venice; Lido and Murano; and Burano and Torcello island. Also ride the land buses in Mestre and Marghera.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 75 minutes - 7 days
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  • Catch the vaporetto in Venice wherever you like and easily reach the historical sites
  • Use a single ticket for both water and land transportation
  • Enjoy a convenient, fast and easy-to-use way to explore Venice
Full description
Enjoy your trip in Venice and use public transportation without queuing at the ticket offices. Just head to the yellow ticket machines that you can find at the vaporetto stops across the city: enter the PNR code that you'll find on your voucher and get the paper ticket with which you can catch your vaporetto. Your tickets must be validated each time before boarding a water bus. The validity of your ticket begins from the exact time it is first validated.
  • Public transportation ticket
  • 1 item of luggage (the 3 dimensions of which must not exceed a total of 150 centimeters)
  • Valid ticket for Venice, Lido, Murano, Burano & Torcello Islands. Also valid for bus in Mestre and Marghera
  • Booking and handling fee (3€)
  • Transfers from/to Marco Polo Airport
  • Routes 16, 19, 21, Casinò route
  • Tickets are not valid for Alilaguna lines
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Not allowed

    • Smoking
    • Smoking in the vehicle

    Know before you go

    • Please note that you can use your ticket on any day, not necessarily the one you choose on the calendar. Your ticket will be valid from first validation on the water bus/bus
    • Children under 6 years of age ride for free
    • Go directly to the vaporetto stop at the yellow ticket machine: enter the PNR code in order to get your ticket printed and catch your ride
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.6 / 5

    based on 2778 reviews

    Review summary

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    Take plenty of time with you if the regata is taking place on the day of your arrival and you want to go to Piazza San Marco. Because then it's time to run. At this moment, better information would not be bad. In retrospect, you have already discovered this information

    September 9, 2020

    The most suitable way to get from one point to the next in Venice. Receive the tickets with the GetYourGuide code at the ticket counter and you're ready to go. Get on and off wherever you want and as often as you want without having to pay again each time.

    August 30, 2020

    Since we were staying on Lido, this was a great aid to us getting to firstly, getting to Venice central, and the getting around without hassle. once our ticket was activated we had three days of unlimited travel on the Vaporetto system, with the added bonus of fine weather which meant that we could enjoy sitting outside and watching the fantastic views of the Grand canal etc as we glided past.

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    February 23, 2020

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