Venice Airport - Marco Polo Airport (VCE)

General information about VENICE AIRPORT: Departures, Arrivals, Transport, Parking, Accommodation & Car Hire

Venice Airport (IATA: VCE), known as the Venice Marco Polo Airport is the airport that serves the city of Venice and is 4.3 nautical miles from the city, being the best connected airport with the city of channels.

With more than 8,5 million passengers per year in 2015, is the fourth busiest airport in Italy. More than 40 airlines have regular flights to other destinations, with more than 1000 flights per week covering national, European and international routes.

The airport is connected to the train station, the bus station and shuttle water, allowing you to reach most tourist destinations by public transport.

The Venice-Tessera airport opened in 1960, however, in 2002 the modern terminal was built to increase the capacity of passengers passing through the airport. Currently the terminal is close to the maximum capacity and some modifications have been made in 2013 due to the steady increase in traffic.

The terminal has 3 levels:

On the ground floor are the arrivals and tourist information points, lost & found and car rental companies. On the first floor are the departures and the second floor is used as offices.

Paris, London, Frankfurt, Barcelona, are the european routes with more passengers”

Dubai, New York and Philadelphia are the non-european routes with more passengers”

“Venice offers a lot of hotels and apartments to enjoy your holidays”

“The city is famous for its Carnivals; enjoy this traditional experience!”

Contact information

Address: Via Galileo Galilei, 30/1, 30173 Tessera (Venice)

Phone: (+39) 041 260 6111

Fax: (+39) 041 260 6260


Lost & Found

WFS (Worldwide Flight Service) and GH Venezia - Phone:. +39 041 2609226 - Hours: from 10h to 12.30h and from 14h to 18h.

AVIA Partner - Phone: +39 041 2609227 - Hours: From 10h to 13h and from 15h to 18h. 

The airport in numbers

8,751,028 passengers used the airport in 2015.

The airport has one terminal with 3 levels, 70 check-in desks and 2 runways

It is located 8 kilometres (4.9 miles) north of the city in Tessera, a Frazione of the Comune of Venice.

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