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

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Train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Firenze S.M.N. Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale Re
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Re / ...

30€ - 130€

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Bus  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Florence, Florence 466 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence - Villa Costanza to La Spezia - v.le Pietro Pozzoli Reggio Calabria

25€ - 33€

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Train via Parma  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Parma Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia Centrale Re

26€ - 120€

Train, bus  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Bologna Centrale 8919
  2. Take the bus from Bologna Centrale Station to La Spezia - Sarzana Modica

31€ - 67€

Drive  •  3h 45m

  1. Drive from Venice to Riomaggiore 372.4 km

45€ - 70€

Fly to Pisa, train  •  7h 43m

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

50€ - 238€

Fly to Genoa, train  •  8h 51m

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Genoa (GOA) VCE - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Riomaggiore

69€ - 263€

Venice → Riomaggiore
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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Riomaggiore is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 8h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Riomaggiore is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Riomaggiore. However, there are services departing from Venezia S. Lucia and arriving at Riomaggiore via Firenze S.M.N., Pisa Centrale and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 22m.

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The distance between Venice and Riomaggiore is 253 km. The road distance is 372.4 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Riomaggiore without a car is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs 29€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 5h 22m to get from Venice to Riomaggiore, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Venice to Riomaggiore is to train which takes 5h 22m and costs 29€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 8h 38m.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Venice to Riomaggiore train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at La Spezia Centrale station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Riomaggiore.
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  • Distance: 253.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 22m

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

You can take a train from Venice to Riomaggiore via Firenze S.M.N., Pisa Centrale, and La Spezia Centrale in around 5h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Venice to Riomaggiore via Florence, Florence, Florence - Villa Costanza, La Spezia - v.le Pietro Pozzoli, Ponzano Bivio, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 8h 38m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Catania
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Brindisi
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Catania
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
55€ - 210€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 270€
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 450€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 400€
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 400€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Pisa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
85€ - 260€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 1300€
Train operators
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 Venezia S. Lucia to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 28€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 70€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
9€ - 14€
Base Standard
23€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
10€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 29€
Smart Low Cost
18€ - 26€
Smart Flex
35€ - 55€
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
17€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 21€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
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 S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Train from Parma to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
Train from Genova Brignole to Riomaggiore
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
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 Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Bologna Centrale Station to La Spezia - Sarzana
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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 Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Riomaggiore is 372 km. It takes approximately 3h 45m to drive from Venice to Riomaggiore.

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Alitalia, KLM, Transavia Holland and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Pisa Airport.

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