There are 5 ways to get from Lucca to Volterra by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Lucca to Pisa C.Le Pisa - Lucca - Aulla / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pontedera to Volterra S.Alessandro 500

$7 - $16

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Ricasoli Fs to Pontedera Capolinea E07
  2. Take the bus from Pontedera to Volterra S.Alessandro 500

$7 - $9

Train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Lucca to Pisa C.Le Pisa - Lucca - Aulla / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Volterra Saline Pisa - Livorno - Grosseto / ...

$9 - $23

Taxi  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lucca to Volterra 45.6 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Lucca to Volterra 45.6 miles

$11 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Lucca to Volterra is to bus which costs 6€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucca to Volterra is to taxi which costs 160€ - 200€ and takes 1 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lucca to Volterra. However, there are services departing from Ricasoli Fs and arriving at Volterra S.Alessandro via Pontedera. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Lucca and Volterra is 57 km. The road distance is 72.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lucca to Volterra without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 37 min and costs 6€ - 14€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to get from Lucca to Volterra, including transfers.

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Lucca to Volterra bus services, operated by VaiBus, depart from Ricasoli Fs station.

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The best way to get from Lucca to Volterra is to bus which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 6€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 7€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 41 min.

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Lucca to Volterra bus services, operated by Consorzio Pisano Trasporti, arrive at Volterra S.Alessandro station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucca to Volterra is 73 km. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Lucca to Volterra.

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Map of how to get from Lucca to Volterra.
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  • Distance: 35.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

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

You can take a bus from Lucca to Volterra via Pontedera Capolinea and Pontedera in around 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lucca to Volterra via Pisa C.Le, Volterra Saline, and Saline Ex Coop in around 3 h 41 min.

Train operators
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 Lucca to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $6
Train from Pisa C.Le to Volterra Saline
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Consorzio Pisano Trasporti
Website
cpt.pisa.it
Bus from Pontedera to Volterra S.Alessandro
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
cpt.pisa.it
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from Ricasoli Fs to Pontedera Capolinea
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
vaibus.it
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Taxi from Lucca to Volterra
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230

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