There are 5 ways to get from San Gimignano to Lucca by train, bus, taxi 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  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Poggibonsi to Empoli Reg
  2. Take the train from Empoli to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Lucca Reg

$10 - $26

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Bus  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Poggibonsi F.S. to Leopolda 131
  2. Take the bus from Fermata Mista Uscita Porta A Prato to Viale Regina Margherita Fs Fi-Lu

$11 - $16

Train via Firenze Smn  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Poggibonsi to Firenze Smn Firenze - Empoli - Siena / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Lucca Reg / ...

$13 - $29

Taxi  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take a taxi from San Gimignano to Lucca 48.8 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from San Gimignano to Lucca 48.8 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from San Gimignano to Lucca. However, there are services departing from Piazzale Montemaggio and arriving at Viale Regina Margherita Fs via Poggibonsi F.S. and Fermata Mista Uscita Porta A Prato. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between San Gimignano and Lucca is 60 km. The road distance is 78 km.

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The best way to get from San Gimignano to Lucca without a car is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from San Gimignano to Lucca, including transfers.

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San Gimignano to Lucca bus services, operated by Tiemme Spa, depart from Poggibonsi F.S. station.

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The best way to get from San Gimignano to Lucca is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 36 min.

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San Gimignano to Lucca bus services, operated by VaiBus, arrive at Viale Regina Margherita Fs station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Gimignano to Lucca is 78 km. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from San Gimignano to Lucca.

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There are 3378+ hotels available in Lucca. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from San Gimignano to Lucca.
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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between San Gimignano, Italy and Lucca, Italy?

You can take a train from San Gimignano to Lucca via Poggibonsi F.S., Poggibonsi, Empoli, and Pisa C.Le in around 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Gimignano to Lucca via Poggibonsi F.S., Leopolda, and Fermata Mista Uscita Porta A Prato in around 3 h 36 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 Poggibonsi to Empoli
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
Train from Empoli to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Pisa C.Le to Lucca
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $6
Train from Poggibonsi to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Lucca
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from Fermata Mista Uscita Porta A Prato to Viale Regina Margherita Fs
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
vaibus.it
Other operators
Taxi from San Gimignano to Lucca
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240
Caroni tours TAXI
Phone
+39 333 613 4141
Website
caronitours.com
Taxi Siena Co.Ta.S Soc. Coop. R.L
Phone
+39 0577 289044

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