The village has nearly 7,000 inhabitants and it is located at 1224 m a.s.l.
Some of the surrounding peaks are higher than 3000 m: Tofana 3243 m, Cristallo 3218 m, Sorapìs 3205 m.
Geographically it is included in the Belluno province and it is 72 km from the town of Belluno.
How to get to Cortina d'Ampezzo
The fastest way to get to Cortina from Venice:
From June 21st Cortina Express daily shuttle services run two times a day to reach Cortina from Venezia Mestre (railway station) and Venice Marco Polo Airport and back.
Departure from Venezia Mestre at 2.00 pm and 5.00 pm (15 minutes later from Venice Marco Polo Airport).
Departure from Cortina at 08.30 am - 11.30 am.
Estimated time: 2 hours to/from Venice Airport and 2 hours 15 to/from Venezia Mestre.
ATVO S.p.A. offers you a connection service from Venezia, Mestre, Treviso to Cortina d'Ampezzo.
The buses employed are new with air conditioning and spacious luggage holds.
Booking is obligatory. You can purchase the ticket on line.
The tickets can be purchase from the ATVO S.p.A. ticket office or or specific/authorized travel agencies.
You can find in the section "where purchase the ticket"
From Rome: take the highway (Autostrada) A1 Roma-Milano direction Bologna, then take the highway A13 Bologna-Padova, then the highway A4 Milano-Venezia and then A27 to Belluno.
Take the exit Belluno and follow the SS 51 Alemagna direction Dobbiaco and Cortina.
From Austria: take the highway A22 (Autostrada del Brennero) direction south, take the exit Bressanone, then follow direction Dobbiaco and Cortina.
Tel. 0039 0437 941167
Tel. 0039 0471 450111
Venice is the closest airport to Cortina. From the airport you can take the transfer bus to Cortina (Cortina Express).
How far is Cortina...
162 km from Venice
432 km from Milan
692 km from Rome
165 km from Innsbruck
1.320 km from Calais
44 km from the austrian border
72 km from A27-Belluno motorway
87 km from A22-Bressanone motorway