Ferry from Venice to Piran

Tickets, Prices & Schedules

The ferry from Venice to the Slovenian town of Piran operates only some months of the year. Learn more about the Venice - Piran ferry route, including the fares and schedules, and book your ferry trip to the Slovenian Riviera on Ferryhopper!

Ferry schedules

Venice Piran Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 17:00 Last trip: 17:00 Average duration: 2h 45m Price range: 92.00 € - 336.00 €
Piran Venice Trip frequency: Once per week First trip: 08:15 Last trip: 08:15 Average duration: 3h Price range: 552.00 € - 672.00 €
Ferry companies VENEZIA LINES

Is there a ferry from Venice to Piran?

Yes, you can travel from Venice to Piran by ferry thanks to the seasonal connections operated by Venezia Lines. There is usually 1 weekly crossing and the route runs from May to September.

Am I allowed to travel to Piran from Venice?

Yes, you can travel from Italy to Slovenia by ferry at the moment. Take a look at the latest updates on Covid-19 and ferry traveling from/to Italy, and start planning your trip on Ferryhopper today!

What’s the ferry schedule from Venice to Piran

As of now, the ferry from Venice departs at 17:00 and arrives in Piran at 19:45.

Ferry Tickets, Offers & Discounts

How much is the ferry from Venice to Piran?

The Venice to Piran ferry price ranges from €85 to €112. The final ticket cost can be higher or lower depending on discounts or seat type.


When planning your trip to Slovenia on Ferryhopper, you can browse all available offers and travel by ferry at the lowest prices!

Any available offers will be automatically applied when booking your ferry tickets for the route you’re interested in.


Take advantage of the available discounts and travel by ferry from Venice to Piran with lower-cost ferry tickets. On the Venice - Piran ferries, children up to 5 or 6 years old travel for free. Those up to 13 years old, on the other hand, are entitled to a 50% discount. There are also seasonal sales available in the winter on Venezia Lines.

Ferry route info

How long is the ferry ride from Venice to Piran?

The estimated travel time of the Venice - Piran ferry trip is 2 hr 45 min.

Is there a high-speed ferry from Venice to Piran?

The connection from Venice to Piran is operated by high-speed ferries carrying passengers only. The fastest route to Piran lasts 2 hr 45 min.

What’s the distance between Venice and Piran?

The distance from the port of Venice to the port of Piran is 54 nautical miles (approximately 100 km).

Ferry Trip Tips

Useful tips for your ferry trip to Piran from Venice

Here are some travel tips for your trip from Venice to Piran:

  • The port of Venice can get crowded during the summer so we recommend that you arrive at the port at least 1 hr in advance of your departure to avoid queuing.
  • To travel from Italy to Slovenia, you should carry with you either a valid passport or an identity card.
  • From Venice you can also reach some fantastic destinations in Croatia. Check out the ferry Venice - Pula or the Venice - Rovinj route for more info.

Where to take the ferry from Venice to Piran

Ferries to Slovenia depart from the San Basilio Passenger Terminal located in the Zattere area of the port of Venice. 

It’s just a 15-minute walking distance from the city center. Alternatively, you can easily reach it using public transportation from Santa Lucia Railway Station, Tronchetto Island and Piazzale Roma. 

The terminal is very large, with various amenities such as a waiting room, restrooms, as well as food and beverage vending machines.

Can I travel on the Venice - Piran ferry with a car?

No, ferries operating the Venice - Piran connection do not carry motor vehicles, only passengers. You are, however, allowed to bring your bicycle on board for an extra charge.

If you decide to arrive in Venice by car, you must take into account that there are no roads in the city. You will therefore have to leave your vehicle in one of the paid parking lots in Piazzale Roma.

Ferry luggage

With Venezia Lines you can carry one piece of hand luggage of not more than 56x45x25 cm in size and 10 kg in weight, and one check in luggage of no set size or weight.


Ferries operating the Venice - Piran route do not have cabins. However, you can choose to travel in Economy or VIP class.

Pet travel

You can travel with your pet on the Venice - Piran ferries. Cats must travel inside their carrier, while dogs must be small to medium-sized and have a leash and muzzle at all times. In addition, make sure to carry along the necessary certificates, tickets and any pet supplies you may need for your trip.

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