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There are 7 ways to get from Venice to Liguria by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Genova Brignole Fr

$45 - $70

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Bus Baltour  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour

$21 - $33

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Train via Milano Centrale  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole Rv / ...

$38 - $85

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Genoa, Genoa 481 / ...

$24 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Genoa 252.1 miles

$60 - $90

Fly to Genoa  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Genoa (GOA) VCE - GOA

$113 - $437

Fly to Nice, train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Nice (NCE) VCE - NCE
  2. Take the train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia

$55 - $252

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Liguria is to bus which costs 18€ - 29€ and takes 8 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Liguria is to drive which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 3 h 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Genova Brignole. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Venice and Liguria is 305 km. The road distance is 403.4 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Liguria without a car is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

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The train from Venezia S.Lucia to Genova Brignole takes 4 h 13 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Venice to Liguria is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs 40€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 35 min, you could also fly, which costs 95€ - 380€ and takes 5 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Liguria.
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  • Distance: 190.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Venice to Genoa once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Genoa twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Venice to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $2,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
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 Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Padova - Autostazione Via Della Pace Stallo 12 to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Venice to Liguria bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Genoa, Genoa station.

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Venice to Liguria train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Liguria is 403 km. It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to drive from Venice to Liguria.

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Air Dolomiti, Air France, Alitalia and Lufthansa offer flights from Venice Airport to Genoa Airport.

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Book your Venice to Liguria bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 1050+ hotels available in Liguria. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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