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There are 9 ways to get from Chiavari (Station) to Venice by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train via Milan  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Milano Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia 8995 / ...

€87 - €198

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Bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Stazione F.S - - Chiavari to Genova V.le Caviglia 15
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Venice 482 / ...

€24 - €64

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Train  •  6h 18m

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

€33 - €130

Train, night train  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to La Spezia Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the night train from La Spezia Centrale to Venezia Mestre Nj

€39 - €88

Drive  •  3h 56m

  1. Drive from Chiavari (Station) to Venice 408.1 km

€50 - €75

Train to Genoa, fly to Venice  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Genova Sestri Ponen.
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Venice (VCE) GOA - VCE

€62 - €208

Train to Pisa, fly to Venice  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Venice (VCE) PSA - VCE

€46 - €402

Train to Genoa, fly to Verona, train  •  8h 36m

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

€83 - €403

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Venice  •  8h 37m

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Venice (VCE) LIN - VCE

€80 - €236

Chiavari (Station) to Venice by train

The train journey time between Chiavari (Station) and Venice is around 6h 39m and covers a distance of around 442 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 10m. Operated by Trenitalia Intercity, Trenitalia, Trenitalia Frecce and others, the Chiavari (Station) to Venice train service departs from Chiavari and arrives in Venezia Santa Lucia. Typically 48 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 39m
Fastest train time:
5h 10m
Trains per week:
48
Cheapest price:
€31
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:43
Last train departs at:
19:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Chiavari (Station) to Venice train schedules

Chiavari (Station) → Venice
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The cheapest way to get from Chiavari (Station) to Venice is to bus which costs €24 - €65 and takes 8h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Chiavari (Station) to Venice is to drive which costs €50 - €75 and takes 3h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Chiavari (Station) to Venice. However, there are services departing from Chiavari and arriving at Venezia Santa Lucia via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 48m.

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It is 268 km from Chiavari (Station) to Venice. It is approximately 408.1 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Chiavari (Station) to Venice without a car is to train via Milan which takes 5h 48m and costs €85 - €200.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Chiavari (Station) to Venice, including transfers.

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Chiavari (Station) to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Chiavari station.

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The best way to get from Chiavari (Station) to Venice is to train via Milan which takes 5h 48m and costs €85 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €24 - €65 and takes 8h 45m.

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There is no direct flight from Genoa Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Chiavari (Station) to Venice train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Venezia Santa Lucia station.

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Map of how to get from Chiavari (Station) to Venice.
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  • Distance: 268 km
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Chiavari (Station), Italy and Venice, Italy?

You can take a train from Chiavari (Station) to Venice via Milano Centrale in around 5h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Chiavari (Station) to Venice via Genova V.le Caviglia, Genova Brignole, Genova P.Za Principe, and Genoa in around 8h 45m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €340
Flights from Pisa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €230
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Rome, Cagliari
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Olbia, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €700
Flights from Pisa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €2300
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €850
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €850
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€300 - €1100
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Olbia
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Naples
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €340
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€210 - €650
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €1300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Venice via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €340
Flights from Pisa to Venice via Catania
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €340
Flights from Pisa to Venice via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€28 - €340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Genoa to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €3700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Pisa to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €260
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€180 - €300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€280 - €2600
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Venice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €460
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Chiavari to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€12 - €17
Train from Chiavari to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€4 - €7
Train from Chiavari to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €13
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 Chiavari to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€12 - €24
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€22 - €24
Train from Chiavari to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €8
Train from Chiavari to Genova Sestri Ponen.
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€6 - €8
Train from Chiavari to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €18
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€16 - €18
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Chiavari to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€16 - €22
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€40 - €60
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€22 - €30
Base Standard
€40 - €60
Base Premium
€50 - €75
Train from Genova Brignole to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €75
Base Premium
€65 - €95
Train from Chiavari to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €40
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€8 - €12
Base Standard
€21 - €28
Base Premium
€27 - €40
Train from Chiavari to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€13 - €18
Base Standard
€28 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €50
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€19 - €55
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€21 - €30
Smart Low Cost
€19 - €27
Smart Flex
€40 - €55
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from La Spezia Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Nightjet
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
AMT Genova
Phone
848 000 030
Email
amt.spa@pec.amt.genova.it
Website
amt.genova.it
Bus from Stazione F.S - - Chiavari to Genova V.le Caviglia
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€2
Website
AMT Genova
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa to Venice
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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