Book a water taxi direct from Venice Airport to your hotel
Enjoy the perfect start to your holiday in beautiful Venice by booking a watertaxi from the airport. Our taxi dock is just outside Arrivals, where our taxi will bewaiting to whisk you away to your hotel.
We can transport you to any hotel in the city with a public dock nearby, check our tariff page for our price guide, pick up points and destinations. Should you wish to travel to or from a location not on our list, please email us with details so we canprovide you with a quote, our contact page lists our email addresses.
A Venice Water Taxi from the Airport is a great way to travel, see a bit of thecity en route, and let you sit back and relax Venetian style. There’s nothing inthe world quite like a Venice Airport transfer to get your holiday off to the best possible start! And why not book your return journey the same way, with a 10% discount on return journey’s you can travel back to the airport in style and save a little money!
Aeroporto Marco Polo transfers are easy to arrange, just use our contact page to email us your booking request and your water taxi will be waiting for you when you arrive. If your holiday is for a special occasion, such as a honeymoon or anniversary, please remember that champagne is available upon request to help you celebrate this momentous occasion.
Our staff are on hand at all times should you have any questions or require any assistance, our drivers are all English speaking for your convenience, and our boats seat up to sixteen people so you can bring the entire family! We look forward to welcoming you on board in the future and helping you start your Venetian holiday with some smooth sailing.
Travel in comfort by booking one of our beautiful water taxis for your transfer during your stay in Venice. With the city spread across 118 small islands separated by canals, a water taxi is the perfect way to get around, and will provide you with stunning views on your journey. Steer clear of the roads, sit back and relax, let our English speaking driver’s ferry you to your destination with a touch of Venetian luxury.
Our water taxis seat up to 8 people, and have plenty of room for your luggage. Champagne is available upon request, to help you get in the holiday mood, perfect for anniversaries or honeymoons. We have a choice of boats available, standard or luxury, both with fine wooden decorated interiors and leather seats. Our boats are heated in the winter and cooled during the summer via an opening in the aft roof; your comfort is our primary concern.
Book your Venice Water Taxi from the airport for a quick and easy transfer to your hotel, reserve your transfer to and from the airport and get 5% off for return bookings. To find our taxis, just turn left out of the Arrivals hall at Marco Poloairport and follow the pedestrian tunnel to the dock where your taxi will be waiting for you.
Our water taxis are available throughout the city; reserve your Venice Water Taxi from the train station, we are right outside the main exit on the right hand side. We can pick up from several locations throughout the city including Piazza San Marco, the Golf Club and harbour, as well as many hotels. Book your journey online and get a 5% discount for return journeys.
We are more than happy to provide you with a private water taxi in Venice at any dock you choose, and can also offer private tours of the city’s waterways. Our tariffs and destinations are all available here, with further information on private tours here.
We look forward to welcoming you on-board and hope that you enjoy your stay in Venice. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to use our contact page, we’re always happy to help.
Frequently Asked Questions
As you will see in our booking form there are 2 ways to reach your destination from Venice Marco Polo airport.
- One is a combination of CAR AND WATER TAXI; this solution is more comfortable and allows a saving on the route. In fact you will be picked up directly at the arrivals exit at the airport and within a short drive you will arrive at Piazzale Roma where your water taxi will be waiting for you to drive you at your hotel or any other destination.
- The other one is by WATER TAXI ONLY; this solution has a 15€ mark up. In this case you will to reach the taxi n °11 with a 10 minutes stroll by foot from the airport. Your water taxi and its driver will be waiting for you there. The journey to the city center takes about twentyfive minutes and wind or swell conditions can affect its comfort. Reaching the center of Venice from the lagoon is not guaranteed for all central areas. The route that will be taken during the ride will depend upon your destinations and wether any canal is blocked on the way. In case some canals are blocked you will be dropped in the nearest possible location.
In case of adverse weather conditions, to ensure the safety and comfort of our passengers, the transfer from the Airport to city center will be mandatorily arranged with a combination of car transfer and then water taxi transfer from Piazzale Roma to your destination.
If you arrive to Venice either at Marco Polo Airport or at the Train Station “Santa Lucia”, make sure to provide us with your plan or train number. By having these information we’ll check ourselves for any plan or train delays, we’ll arrange your pick up accordingly with your taxi driver/s and no extra charge or cancellation will be charged.
In case of incorrect information provided or in case your plane or train isn’t delayed, your driver will be waiting you on spot for a maximum of 30 minutes. If you miss to show up within this waiting time the rider will leave and your reservation will considered a “No show” with no possibility of refund.
Each boat can accommodate up to a maximum of 8 passengers. We apply a 6€ extra for each passenger after the first 4 ones. The Maximun number of luggage item is 12. Each item must not exceed 32 kg & 90 x 75 x 65 cm. We apply a 6€ extra for each bag after the first 4 ones which are included in the price.
The fare extra for night transfers is 10 euros. This fee is required for taxi transfers between 22:00 (10 PM) and 8:00 (8 AM)
A surcharge will apply for navigation in the internal Venice canals. The reason for the extra-charge is navigation difficutly the extra time accumulated due to the intense traffic of gondolas and one-way canals. These elements extend the journey time in a non-negligible way. For this reason, to reach your hotel in Internal Canal can requires a surcharge of 10 euros. If you are not sure if your hotel is in an internal channel simply select the “Not sure” checkbox.
Please note that the 10€ surcharge may be asked on board in case your Hotel is indeed in situated in an internal canal & you selected either “not sure” or “no”.
We offer our customers a 5% discount on their return journey. If you have booked one way with us, you will receive a link to book your return trip with a -5% Discount in the confirmation email. Feel free to save this link to book any other transfer in the city with us again.
Our water taxis take the shortest route to reach your destination. But if you want make your transfer extra special just select the “Canal Grande” option during your booking.
You will have the chance to admire one the most fascinating waterways in the world, the “Canal Grande”. The cost for this preference is an extra 40 euros.
Venice is a unique city so please understand and accept that in the event of exceptional weather conditions such as high tide, fog or strong winds the route as well as the drop off spot could be changed in order to guarantee your safety and comfort to reach your destination.
Please note that in case of adverse weather conditions, to ensure the safety and comfort of our passengers, the transfer from the Airport to city center will be mandatorily arranged with a combination of car transfer and then water taxi transfer from Piazzale Roma to your destination.
We can provide you a Hostess at M. Polo airport or S. Lucia Railway Station, that will escort you direclty on board and if you need it on your hotel reception.
Meet & Greet: an hostess will be waiting for you at arrival area with your name on a sign, and take you straight to your taxi location. Cost in 40 euros.
Full transfer Assistence: an hostess will be waiting for you at arrival area with your name on a sign, will take the taxi with you and acommpany you up until your final destination. Cost in 60 euros.
100% refund within 48 hours
50% within 48 and 24 hours
No refund within 24 hours
Do not worry if your train or airplane is late, just make sure to insert the train/plane details in the form, we’ll check ourselves for any delays and your driver we’ll be waiting for you accordingly.