There are 8 ways to get from Genoa to Venice by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 18 min

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

$25 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa to Milan Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto Ouibus

$16 - $27

6 alternative options

Train Trenitalia  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Bologna C.Le Rv
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

$42 - $79

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Venice, Venice 482 / ...

$25 - $45

Bus Baltour  •  8 h 33 min

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

$23 - $32

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Genoa to Venice 248 miles

$55 - $90

Fly to Venice  •  5 h 11 min

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

$112 - $437

Fly to Venice Treviso  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Venice Treviso (TSF) GOA - TSF

$75 - $313

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Venice is to bus which costs 13€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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

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The distance between Genoa and Venice is 290 km. The road distance is 397 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to get from Genoa to Venice, including transfers.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Genoa to Venice. However, there are services departing from Genova Piazza Principe and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 18 min.

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

You can take a train from Genoa to Venice via Milano Centrale in around 4 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Genoa to Venice via Milan in around 5 h 40 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Alghero
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $2,300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $3,000
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via Tirana
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Train operators
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
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Genova Brignole to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
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 Milano Centrale to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Santa Lucia Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Genoa to Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Milan to Venice - Tronchetto
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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