How to get from Venice to Genoa

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from Venice to Genoa

You can get from Venice to Genoa by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Venice to Genoa on 01 Jul we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:10Venice Santa Lucia5h08 18:18Genoa Piazza Principe
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15:05Mestre, Stazione8h45 23:50Genova, Autostazione Principe
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15:10Venice Santa Lucia5h11 20:21Genoa Piazza Principe
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11:10Venice Santa Lucia5h08 16:18Genoa Piazza Principe
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17:10Venice Santa Lucia5h08 22:18Genoa Piazza Principe
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Travel Information from Venice to Genoa

distanceDistance180 miles (290 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £78 • 5 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Frecciarossa

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 180 miles (290 km) between Venice and Genoa. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Frecciarossa among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Venice to Genoa.

Travel Tips: Travel from Venice to Genoa

Travel to Genoa easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Venice to Genoa.

You can travel between Venice and Genoa 4 different ways: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Venice to Genoa is by taking a ferry. You can find average ticket prices around £1 compared to other travel options to Genoa:

A ferry journey is usually £33 less than a journey to Genoa by coach, which costs on average £33 for the same trip.

A ferry is £10 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Venice to Genoa costing on average £10.

A ferry is generally £78 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £78 from Venice to Genoa.

The fastest way from Venice to Genoa is by train with an average journey time of 5 h.

Other travel options from Venice to Genoa can usually take longer:

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The Venice to Genoa distance is approximately 180 miles (290 km).

The average frequency per day from Venice to Genoa is:

  • 3 coaches a day.
  • Around 7 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Venice and Genoa as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Venice to Genoa:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Venice to Genoa depart from Venice, Port San Basilio to Genova, Via Fanti D'Italia.
  • Most travellers who buy a plane ticket from Venice to Genoa depart from Venice Marco Polo Airport to Genoa Airport.
  • Most travellers take a train from Venezia Mestre to Genova Piazza Principe.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Venice to Genoa:

  • You can go to Genoa from Venice by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £33 with Flixbus from Venice to Genoa on Omio.
  • You can travel from Venice to Genoa by train with Frecciarossa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £78 with Frecciarossa from Venice to Genoa.

Yes, there are direct routes from Venice to Genoa with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Genoa with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with around 2 direct coaches every day.
  • You'll find direct train services to Genoa with Trenitalia with around 1 direct train every day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Genoa tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Venice to Genoa often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Milan, Rome or Nice. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Venice and Genoa itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Genoa and any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Venice to Genoa, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £33 one way on average for this trip.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this trip is £10 one way on average.
  • The price of a ferry ticket for this route is £1 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £78 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Venice to Genoa tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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