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Travel with us by motorized Venice vaporetto. Think of it as public city bus on wheels, but with a far better view. Follow us on social network search for "muoversivenezia"
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Isola Nova del Tronchetto 32, 30135 Venice, Italy
Santa Croce
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+39 041 2424
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

€7.50 for a one way journey. €20 for a day ticket. Get the day ticket a least. Great cheap way to see the grand canal. Very well organised and easy to use. Had a lovely mini night time ‘cruise’ on the front of the boat...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We used the vaporettos for the first time this year and were surprised how easy everything was! We bought tickets from the manned ticket offices at the Piazza Roma, tickets are E7.50 for a single journey. If you are intending to make several trips, then...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We used the public vaparetto to see the sites of Venice with mobility scooters. It was almost free for us and was a way to avoid bridges. Just spending the day admiring the sites or using it as a type of hop on hop off...More

Thank coolyu
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While in Venice we got the 72 hour pass and used it extensively to get around. One night while still on East coast time, we desided on taking a late night ride around the island and we were not disappointed. The buildings were all lite...More

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The vaporettos are a wonderful way to get from here to there. As a senior I appreciated the ability to get from one neighborhood to another to explore and see the sights. Buying the pass really allowed us to save some time and not get...More

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Buy a pass 24hr 48 hr 72hr vaporetto bus tram train, all you do is validate your ticket at given machines at entrance you can even go out to Marano Burano Lido etc we had four days 40euro (£36.00) which covered all our travel

Thank ALAN W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The vaporetto is a good option to get to your hotel. Walking the streets with suitcases would be difficult and take forever. The boats are clean and punctual.

Thank christine_pages
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the local bus service in Venice. For a place you can walk most places, except the the islands, its a bit expensive. Takes a bit of working out which routes go where, but it gets you where you need to go. You will...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The vaporettos are a great way to get around. Rates vary depending on the distance you’re traveling. My advice is to get the 24 or 48 hour card. 20 and 30 euro each. You can use the vaporettos as much as you want. We used...More

Thank tomlriley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought the airport transfer with 7 day unlimited use ticket €72 and €3 map. It takes a while to get used to the different routers and different docks within the same station but after the 1st day you will get the hang of it....More

Thank Eniko H
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Santa Croce
Santa Croce gained importance as a sestiere (district)
when Piazzale Roma was created in the 1930s to bring
cars and buses close to the center of Venice.
Constitution Bridge spans the Grand Canal linking
Piazzale Roma to the train station. This area buzzes
with energy from travelers and students. Historic
palaces and former industrial buildings house some
departments of Ca' Foscari and IUAV Architecture
...More
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KO288
12 October 2018|
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Response from Brónagh S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I believe they operate 24/7.
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Cruiser282336
26 September 2018|
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Response from grafona | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can puchase a ticket. You validate it a the machine before you board the Vaporetto
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catkin2016
25 September 2018|
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Response from Mendip_Man_10 | Reviewed this property |
The passes for the vapperetto does not cover the airport transfer. We used Aliaguna water transfers which was good
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