Venice ACTV Water Bus Pass
** Venice Museum Pass with Fast-Track Tickets to Doge's Palace**
Venice ACTV Water Bus Pass
Venice Museum Pass with Fast-Track Tickets to Doge's Palace
From 4 November 2023 to 28 March 2024
From 29 March 2024 to 3 November 2024
Please click here for a detailed Line A and Line B map and its boarding points from November 4 2023 to 28 March 2024.
Please click here for a detailed Line A and Line B map and its boarding points from 29 March 2024 to November 3 2024.
Blue Line — Venice Marco Polo Airport Cruise Terminal, passing through San Marco
Red Line — Venice Marco Polo Airport Cruise Terminal, passing through Murano and San Marco
Click here for the map route.
Orange Line — Venice Marco Polo Airport Railway Station, passing through Rialto and S. Maria del Giglio
Venice makes use of its water channels to make public transport easy and affordable. The Venice water buses crisscross through Venice, Lido, and the Lagoon islands. There are floating platforms or ‘stations’ that jut out into the water, where passengers board and off the boat. The Venice water buses also allow unrestricted use of the ACTV buses in Mestre and Marghera.
The Vaporetto buses run along some of the most unique sights in the city like the Grand Canal, San Marco, and the Rialto Bridge. It is the best way to cruise around the city. You can spot several attractions like the Doge Palace, St. Mark’s Bell Tower, Teatro La Fenice, and Marco Polo’s house from the boat itself. You can plan your own itinerary and float from one spot to another.
A. Yes, it is recommended that you buy Venice water bus tickets online in advance to secure your seat.
A. The best way to buy Venice water bus tickets is to book them online from trusted platforms. You can also get them from the ticket counters on stops, but to avoid missing out and to secure your seat, it is best to book them online.
A. The best part about booking Venice water bus tickets online is that you can avail yourself of great deals and discounts.
A. The Venice water bus stops are marked in yellow and the floating platforms jut out into the water, where passengers can board and off the boats. You can spot them easily. The routes are often written on placards or displayed on electric screens on the side of the boats.
A. The Venice water bus tickets are valid for an entire day. You can extend them up to 2, 3, or 7 days, as per your needs.
A. You must always validate your ticket from the electronic ticket checkers before boarding a Venice water bus. Make sure that your luggage does not exceed the limit.
A. Since the waters do not create large waves, you do not have the chance of getting seasick. However, if you feel nauseous, inform the sailors and boatmen. They will help you through the journey.
A. The Venice water buses run from 8 AM to 9 PM on all days.
A. One must traverse over a floating ramp that juts out into the water to board a boat. A wheelchair visitor can easily glide over the surface.
A. There are no toilets on a Venice water bus.
A. The Vaporetto buses run along some of the most unique sights in the city like the Grand Canal, San Marco, and the Rialto Bridge. It is a good option for sightseeing in the city. They are also affordable and convenient.