Travel Info and Hotels

Travel to Venice Mestre

VisitVenice provides all the essential traveller information as well as local suggestions and other tips to consider when planning your trip to Venice.

Plan Your Trip

The website allows you to give in any destination and any place to leave from and it offers you all travel possibilities, duration and prices.

The Rail Planner App offers an offline timetable for all European trains and can be downloaded on iPhone and Android.

Information on the public transportation from the Marco Polo airport to Venice Mestre is available at The Marco Polo airport is connected to the Venice Mestre Bus Station by bus n°15.

The Ca’ Foscari Scientific Campus can be reached in a few minutes by bus n°43 and n°32H from Venice Mestre Bus Station  By foot it takes around 16 minutes.

The Ca’ Foscari Scientific Campus can also be reached from other airports, such as Milan, Brescia, and Treviso by travelling to the Venice Mestre Railway/Bus Station, then taking the above-mentioned transportation options.


The Ca’ Foscari Scientific Campus is within a short distance from the following hotels, but other options are available via,,,, or

Large variety of hotels is also available in the historical centre of Venice, connected to the Ca’ Foscari Scientific Campus by bus n°43 from Piazzale Roma (about 20 minutes) or by train to the Venezia Porto Marghera Station.

Visa Information

Whether you need a visa to enter Ireland depends on what country you’re from. Find out what you need to enter Italy based on your nationality on the Farnesina website. For more information on Visa requirements, please consult the Department of Foreign Affairs of Italy website. If you need a short-term visa, you will need to contact the Embassy of Italy, or the nearest Consulate of Italy in your home country, to receive guidance on the application process and necessary documents.

To request a personalised invitation letter, please contact the ICCE Secretariat at Allow at least five business days to receive your letter via email.

Please note that ICCE2023 cannot contact any embassies on your behalf. They have informed us that any documents sent directly to them from ICCE2023 will be destroyed and that applicants should bring all relevant documents with them to their interview. Furthermore, ICCE2023 has no control over the visa application process or the decision of the visa adjudicator in the embassy or consulate.

Get Around in Venice Mestre and Venice historical centre

Venice Mestre and Venice Historical centre offer plenty of options for getting from A to B in the city and metropolitan area. Walking and cycling in Venezia Mestre are very viable options, but if you prefer getting around by public transport, find out everything on transport and tickets for getting around via