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There are 7 ways to get from Genoa to Venice by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 12m

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

$45 - $70

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Bus Baltour  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 Baltour

$20 - $32

5 alternative options

Train via Milano Centrale  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$44 - $90

Bus FlixBus  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Venice, Venice N482 / ...

$25 - $45

Drive  •  3h 46m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Venice 248 miles

$55 - $90

Fly to Venice  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Venice (VCE) GOA - VCE

$112 - $437

Fly to Verona, train  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Verona (VRN) GOA - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia

$127 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Venice is to bus which costs 17€ - 29€ and takes 8h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Genoa to Venice is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 3h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Genoa, Genoa and arriving at Venice, Venice. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genova Brignole and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 12m.

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The distance between Genoa and Venice is 290 km. The road distance is 396.8 km.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Venice without a car is to train which takes 4h 12m and costs 40€ - 60€.

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The train from Genova Brignole to Venezia S.Lucia takes 4h 12m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Genoa to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Genoa, Genoa station.

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Genoa to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Genova Brignole station.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Venice is to train which takes 4h 12m and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 5h 45m, you could also fly, which costs 95€ - 380€ and takes 5h 16m.

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Map of how to get from Genoa to Venice.
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  • Distance: 181.5 miles
  • Duration: 4h 12m

What companies run services between Genoa, Italy and Venice, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Genoa to Venice once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 4h 12m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Genoa to Venice 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 5h 45m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Lampedusa
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Alghero
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Naples
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Palermo
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $2,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Brignole to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Baltour

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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Genoa Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Genoa to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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Genoa to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S.Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Genoa to Venice is 397 km. It takes approximately 3h 46m to drive from Genoa to Venice.

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British Airways, Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and three other airlines offer flights from Genoa Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Genoa to Venice bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 4159+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Genoa Airport is to train which takes 21m and costs 1€ - 3€.

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