There are 4 ways to get from Lucca to Genoa by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Lucca to Genoa, Genoa 503

$10 - $18

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Rideshare  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lucca to Gênes 100.2 miles

$7 - $15

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Viareggio to Genova Brignole Fb / ...

$23 - $36

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Lucca to Genoa 100.3 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Lucca to Genoa is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucca to Genoa is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 1 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lucca and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lucca to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Lucca and arriving at Genova Brignole via Viareggio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Lucca and Genoa is 139 km. The road distance is 160.4 km.

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The best way to get from Lucca to Genoa without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 9€ - 15€.

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The bus from Lucca to Genoa, Genoa takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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

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Lucca to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Viareggio station.

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The best way to get from Lucca to Genoa is to bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 9€ - 15€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 19€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Lucca to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 87 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Lucca to Genoa 5 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Lucca to Genoa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min.

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 Viareggio to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lucca to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lucca to Gênes
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Lucca to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucca to Genoa is 160 km. It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to drive from Lucca to Genoa.

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There are 1491+ hotels available in Genoa. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lucca and Genoa. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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