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Venice Marco Polo Airport (IATA: VCE, ICAO: LIPZ) is the international airport of Venice, Italy. It is located on the mainland near the village of Tessera, a Frazione of the comune of Venice located about 4.1 nautical miles (7.6 kilometres; 4.7 miles) east of Mestre (on the mainland) and around the same distance north of Venice proper. Due to the importance of Venice as a leisure destination, it features flights to many European metropolitan areas as well as some partly seasonal long-haul routes to the United States, Canada, South Korea and the Middle East. The airport handled 11,184,608 passengers in 2018, making it the fourth-busiest airport in Italy. The airport is named after Marco Polo and serves as a base for VoloteaRyanairWizz Air and easyJet.

Marco Polo International Airport in Tessera, Venice, can be reached in about half an hour by highway.

Look at VENICE AIRPORT for connections to PADOVA.

Another airport located in the Venice area, Treviso Airport, is sometimes unofficially labelled as Venice – Treviso and mostly serves low-cost airlines, mainly Ryanair and Wizz Air.



Padova can be easily reached by train. It is 2 hours from Milan, an hour and a half from Bologna and only 20 minutes from Venice and Vicenza. The train station is about 500 meters from the congress center.

Look at TRENITALIA website for tickets and information.

From Padova train station to Padova Congress: 10 min walk


From the Milan-Venice (A4) highway, take the Padova Est exit then follow signs for the Fiera. From the Bologna-Padova (A13) highway, take the Padova Sud exit then follow signs for the Fiera.

The Congress Center offers ample parking facilities: in addition to the 1,400 spaces available on the exhibition grounds, there are 800 external spaces.


Taxi Padova: Tel: +39 049 651333

Call and pay the taxi ride directly from the App


Tram Line and most bus lines stop at Padova Train Station. From here you can decide to have a 10 min walk or take a bus to Padova Congress:

BUS LINE U3: get off at "FIERA"

BUS LINES U10 and U25: get of at "Via Tommaseo"

Click HERE for time tables, lines and map!

Use Moovit App to get around Padova easily

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