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

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Train  •  4 h 12 min

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

$45 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus Baltour  •  8 h 17 min

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

$20 - $32

6 alternative options

Train via Milano Centrale  •  4 h 19 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 / ...

$44 - $90

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 45 min

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

$25 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Genoa to Venice 248 miles

$55 - $90

Fly Genoa to Venice  •  5 h 16 min

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

$112 - $437

Train to Turin, fly to Venice  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Venice (VCE) TRN - VCE

$34 - $188

Fly Genoa to Venice Treviso  •  6 h 13 min

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

$75 - $313

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

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

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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 5 h 45 min.

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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 4 h 12 min.

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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 4 h 12 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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The train from Genova Brignole to Venezia S.Lucia takes 4 h 12 min 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 4 h 12 min and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 45 min, you could also fly, which costs 95€ - 380€ and takes 5 h 16 min.

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

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 4 h 12 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Genoa to Venice 5 times a day. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Turin to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Turin to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Turin to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Genoa to Venice Treviso via Naples
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $2,300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Catania
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Turin to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$19 - $140
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
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.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
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 28 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
ItaloTreno
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 Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
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
5 h 45 min
Frequency
5 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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More Questions & Answers

There is no direct flight from Genoa Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min 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 3 h 46 min to drive from Genoa to Venice.

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Volotea, Air Dolomiti, Air France and two 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 4028+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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

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