AMV, ACTV, ATVO and VELA take care of the transport network of the Municipality of Venice.
The city is divided into two parts, a part of which is represented by the city of water made up of the historic centre of Venice, Murano, Burano and Torcello; the other is on the mainland and corresponds to the Municipalities of Mestre-Carpenedo, Favaro Veneto, Chirignago-Zelarino, Marghera, Lido-Pellestrina. Moreover, ATVO takes care of the connections with the extra-urban tourist locations such as Jesolo, Cavallino, Eraclea Mare, Caorle, Bibbione, Portogruaro, Oderzo, Treviso, Treviso and Venice airports.
The transport network is as followed:
Motorboats, water taxis and ferry boats in Venice
In the city center of Venice you can move around by foot or by vaporetto (water busses) . The water buses, motorboats and ferries are the public transport of the city on the water.
The navigation network serves the Historic Center of Venice connecting it to the islands of the lagoon up to Treporti and Punta Sabbioni to the north, and up to Chioggia to the south.
Venice Ferry boats
From Tronchetto ferry boat to:
• Lido di Venezia
• Punta Sabbioni – Cavallino
Funicular from Tronchetto to P.le Roma e vice versa.
Isola Nuova del Tronchetto, 34 - 30135 Venezia
Terminal Fusina Venezia
Via Moranzani, 79, 30176 Malcontenta (VE)
Land transport: Venice bus network
In the mainland there are four different urban bus networks that serve:
• the mainland of the City of Venice, with Mestre and Marghera (up to Dese, Morocco, Trivignano, Chirignago, Malcontenta);
• the islands of Lido and Pellestrina whose lines integrated with the navigation service reach Chioggia and Punta Sabbioni;
• the Municipality of Chioggia, up to Valli, Civè, Cavanella D'Adige, Isola Verde;
• the Municipality of Spinea (with the fractions of Crea and Fornase).
An extra-urban bus network that extends to the provinces of Padua, Treviso, Rovigo, where there are interchanges with the most important local transport companies.
Bus from Venice and Treviso Airport: ATVO line towards Mestre Railway Station and / or Piazzale Roma in Venice
Venice taxi and water taxi services
Venice also has two lines of taxis and a serivice of water taxi. These are the main contacts:
Radio Taxi (Water Taxi)
199 48 49 50