There are 6 ways to get from Venice to La Spezia by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Fa / ...

$47 - $82

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to La Spezia 505

$21 - $35

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Bus Marino Autolinee  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Bologna, Bologna 482 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia 26

$26 - $52

Train via Parma  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C. Reg

$38 - $69

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Venice to La Spezia 226 miles

$50 - $80

Fly, train  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Pisa (PSA) VCE - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$136 - $515

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to La Spezia is to bus which costs 18€ - 30€ and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to La Spezia is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 31 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at La Spezia. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to La Spezia. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at La Spezia Centrale via Firenze Smn and Pisa Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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The distance between Venice and La Spezia is 247 km. The road distance is 361.5 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to La Spezia without a car is to train which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Venice to La Spezia, including transfers.

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Venice to La Spezia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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Venice to La Spezia train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Venezia S.Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to La Spezia is to train which takes 4 h 54 min and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 22€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Venice to La Spezia bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at La Spezia station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to La Spezia.
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  • Distance: 154.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and La Spezia, Italy?

You can take a train from Venice to La Spezia via Firenze S.Maria Novella, Firenze Smn, Pisa C.Le, and Pisa Centrale in around 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to La Spezia via Bologna, Bologna and Bologna in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Venice to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,500
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 Venezia S.Lucia to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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 Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Venice - Tronchetto to Bologna - Piazza XX Settembre
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it

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