There are 4 ways to get from Rapallo to Lucca by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Fb / ...

$20 - $32

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. 515
  2. E02 / ...

$11 - $17

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. (Ge) La Spezia - Pisa
  2. E01

$12 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. 85.8 miles

$20 - $30

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rapallo to Lucca every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rapallo to Lucca via Viareggio and P.Za D'Azeglio Nord in around 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rapallo to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $19
Bus operators
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from P.Za Dante Stazione Fs to Piazzale Verdi
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vaibus.it
Bus from P.Za D'Azeglio Nord to P.Le Verdi
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
vaibus.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rapallo to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rapallo and Lucca is 116 km. The road distance is 137 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rapallo to Lucca is to bus which costs 9€ - 15€ and takes 4 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Rapallo to Lucca is to drive which takes 1 h 29 min and costs 17€ - 26€.

No, there is no direct train from Rapallo to Lucca. However, there are services departing from Rapallo and arriving at Lucca via Viareggio. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Rapallo to Lucca. However, there are services departing from Rapallo and arriving at P.Le Verdi via P.Za D'Azeglio Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to get from Rapallo to Lucca, including transfers.