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There are 6 ways to get from Sanremo to Venice by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Sanremo to Genova P.Za Principe Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Venezia S. Lucia Fr

39€ - 113€

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Bus  •  9h

  1. Take the bus from Sanremo - p.zza Colombo to Parma
  2. Take the bus from PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover Baltour

Train, night train  •  8h 5m

  1. Take the train from Sanremo to Genova P.Za Principe Re / ...
  2. Take the night train from Genova P.Za Principe to Venezia Mestre Nj

40€ - 61€

Drive  •  4h 59m

  1. Drive from Sanremo to Venice 521.7 km

60€ - 95€

Train to Genoa, fly  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the train from Sanremo to Genova Sestri Ponen.
  2. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Venice (VCE) GOA - VCE

62€ - 418€

Train, train to Nice, fly  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Sanremo to Ventimiglia
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Nice Ville
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Venice (VCE) NCE - VCE

48€ - 231€

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The cheapest way to get from Sanremo to Venice is to train and night train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 8h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Sanremo to Venice is to drive. Taking this option will cost 60€ - 95€ and takes 4h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sanremo to Venice. However, there are services departing from Sanremo - p.zza Colombo and arriving at VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover via PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h.

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No, there is no direct train from Sanremo to Venice. However, there are services departing from Sanremo and arriving at Venezia S. Lucia via Genova P.Za Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 12m.

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The distance between Sanremo and Venice is 403 km. The road distance is 521.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sanremo to Venice without a car is to train which takes 7h 12m and costs 35€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 7h 12m to get from Sanremo to Venice, including transfers.

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Sanremo to Venice bus services, operated by Satam Bus, depart from Sanremo - p.zza Colombo station.

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Sanremo to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Sanremo station.

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The best way to get from Sanremo to Venice is to train which takes 7h 12m and costs 35€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h.

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Map of how to get from Sanremo to Venice.
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  • Distance: 402.9 km
  • Duration: 7h 12m

What companies run services between Sanremo, Italy and Venice, Italy?

You can take a train from Sanremo to Venice via Genova P.Za Principe in around 7h 12m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sanremo to Venice via PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus in around 9h.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 480€
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Olbia, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 480€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Lampedusa
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Pantelleria
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 240€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 500€
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Genoa to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 1000€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 100€
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 Sanremo to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 18€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
16€ - 18€
Train from Sanremo to Genova Sestri Ponen.
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
Train from Sanremo to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 4€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
3€ - 4€
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 Sanremo to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
Train from Sanremo to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
2€ - 4€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Sanremo to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Thello
Train from Sanremo to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Thello
Train from Ventimiglia to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Thello
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 Genova P.Za Principe to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 75€
Base Premium
65€ - 95€
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Genova P.Za Principe to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Nightjet
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 18€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Rail 1st Class
12€ - 18€
Bus operators
Satam Bus
Phone
+39 0871 344969
Email
satam@gruppolapanoramica.it
Website
satambus.it
Bus from Sanremo - p.zza Colombo to Parma
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
satambus.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from PARMA - Casello A1 Parma-Parch. Scambiatore Nord-F.ta Bus to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Baltour

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There is no direct flight from Genoa Airport to Venice Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h and has one stopover.

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Sanremo to Venice bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover station.

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Sanremo to Venice train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Sanremo to Venice is 522 km. It takes approximately 4h 59m to drive from Sanremo to Venice.

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