There is an ACTV bus service from Marco Polo Airport in Tessera to Venice, Piazzale Roma bus terminal, the ACTV boat service and the centre of Mestre. You can buy online and pick up directly in the arrivals hall. This will avoid the queues and waiting times. In the map below you find all the collection points including automatic ticket machine (ATM) Venezia Unica where to pick up your ACTV tickets.
Bus to Venice:
Line 5-AeroBus, which takes about 20 minutes to reach one of the main Venice tourist terminals in Piazzale Roma, where the ACTV boat lines travel to the centre of Venice. The Line 5-AeroBus leaves from the bus stop a few meters outside the exit of the arrivals lounge in the airport (Exit B).
Bus to Mestre:
ACTV bus lines 4, 15 and 45 all go to the centre of Mestre and the rail station, and leave from the bus stop a few meters outside the exit of the arrivals lounge in the airport (Exit B), next to the AeroBus stop.
The price for all the bus tickets to and from Marco Polo Airport is €8.00 one way, or €15.00 return, and €14.00 for the AeroBus plus boat, valid for 90 minutes from the time they are first punched.
All the ACTV bus and boat tickets can be bought:
1) Online website www.veneziaunica.it
2) On site from the Venezia Unica ticket offices in Marco Polo Airport:
- Automatic ticket machines in the luggage collection area (see the map)
- Venezia Unica ticket office in the arrivals lounge (see the map)
- Automatic ticket machine at the bus stop (see the map)
Group tickets can be bought from the Vela Spa Tourist Office by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org (payment by bank transfer or credit card).
You can also buy a map and the Venezia Unica citypass (discounts and reductions for museums and exhibitions), and tickets for the main events and shows in Venice (link with HV), from the Venezia Unica Ticket Office at the airport.