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There are 6 ways to get from La Spezia to Turin by train, bus, night train or car

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  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova Ic / ...

€15 - €70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Turin 503

€15 - €19

4 alternative options

Train via Genoa  •  4h 18m

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Brignole Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova Re / ...

€17 - €103

Bus via La Spezia - V.le Pietro Pozzoli  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia - V.le Pietro Pozzoli to Turin Reggio Calabria

€17 - €22

Night train  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the night train from La Spezia Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova Ini

€30 - €45

Drive  •  2h 55m

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Turin 274.5 km

€30 - €50

La Spezia to Turin by train

The train journey time between La Spezia and Turin is around 3h 14m and covers a distance of around 245 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 54m. Operated by Trenitalia Intercity and Trenitalia Frecce, the La Spezia to Turin train service departs from La Spezia Centrale and arrives in Torino Porta Nuova. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 14m
Fastest train time:
2h 54m
Trains per week:
14
Cheapest price:
€15
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
10:46
Last train departs at:
14:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

La Spezia to Turin train schedules

La Spezia → Turin
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from La Spezia to Turin is to bus which costs €15 - €19 and takes 4h.

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The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Turin is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 2h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from La Spezia and arriving at Turin. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from La Spezia Centrale and arriving at Torino Porta Nuova. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 35m.

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The distance between La Spezia and Turin is 201 km. The road distance is 274.5 km.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Turin without a car is to train which takes 3h 35m and costs €15 - €70.

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The train from La Spezia Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova takes 3h 35m including transfers and departs once daily.

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La Spezia to Turin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from La Spezia station.

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La Spezia to Turin train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from La Spezia Centrale station.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Turin is to train which takes 3h 35m and costs €15 - €70. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €15 - €19 and takes 4h.

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Map of how to get from La Spezia to Turin.
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  • Distance: 200.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 35m

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Turin, Italy?

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from La Spezia Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova once daily. Tickets cost €15 - €22 and the journey takes 3h 35m. Trenitalia Frecce also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from La Spezia to Turin 5 times a week. Tickets cost €15 - €19 and the journey takes 4h.

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 La Spezia Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€15 - €22
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €10
Train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€11 - €16
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 La Spezia Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€20 - €28
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€10 - €14
Base Standard
€24 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €21
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€40 - €60
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 La Spezia Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€11 - €13
Train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €22
Trenitalia Intercity Night

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
800 90 60 60
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from La Spezia Centrale to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Trenitalia ICN
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Bus operators
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 La Spezia to Turin
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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La Spezia to Turin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Turin station.

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La Spezia to Turin train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Torino Porta Nuova station.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Spezia to Turin is 275 km. It takes approximately 2h 55m to drive from La Spezia to Turin.

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