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Train Information between Geneva and Venice

distanceDistance301 miles (486 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price$113 (€91)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersTrenitalia or Frecciarossa

Trains from Geneva to Venice cover the 301 miles (486 km) long route taking on average 7 h 3 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia or Frecciarossa. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $113 (€91), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $79 (€64). Travelers depart most frequently from Genève and arrive in Venezia Mestre.

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Geneva to Venice with Trenitalia and Frecciarossa

You can travel by train between Geneva and Venice with Trenitalia and Frecciarossa for as low as $79 (€64). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

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Find the perfect Trenitalia train between Geneva and Venice for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Trenitalia train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train between Geneva and Venice. You can also check relevant travel information for the Trenitalia train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Trenitalia train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 301 miles (486 km) on this route and your Trenitalia Geneva to Venice train ticket can cost as little as $79 (€64) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Trenitalia tickets from Geneva to Venice in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Trenitalia train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Trenitalia has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Geneva to Venice:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Trains from Geneva to Venice

Geneva to Venice trains depart about 17 times a day, leaving from Geneva’s main railway station, the Geneva station, also known as the Geneva Cornavin station. Trains head southeast at a slight angle across Switzerland and into northern Italy, finally crossing over the Venetian Lagoon and into Venice Santa Lucia station, which is beautifully situated right on the Grand Canal. Once you arrive in Venice, you can explore its many charming wonders, such as its world-renowned canals and the Bridge of Sighs.

 

Geneva to Venice Train Time: Daily Departures

Trains from Geneva to Venice make the journey about 17 times a day, for a total of about 119 trains a week. The first Geneva to Venice train of the day tends to depart around 7:39 a.m. and the last train tends to leave around 4:39 p.m. The journey is approximately 302 miles (486 km) and is usually a direct route.

 

How long is the journey by train from Geneva to Venice?

Traveling from Geneva to Venice by train is usually a direct, non-stop journey the covers a distance of about 302 miles (486 km).  The fastest that cheap trains from Geneva to Venice make the journey is about 7h 01min and the slowest trip time is about 11h 28min. Often, the earliest train of the day departs at approximately 7:39 a.m. and the last train of the day departs around 4:39 p.m.

 

Trains from Geneva to Venice: Departure and Arrival Stations

Departure train station: Geneva to Venice trains depart from Geneva’s primary train station, Geneva station, which is also known as Geneva Cornavin station. The station is in the city center, and you can take buses, trams, or taxis to get there. The Geneva station provides many amenities for travelers, including restrooms, ticket machines, currency exchange, Wi-Fi, and luggage lockers. The station also has many different types of shops and several places to eat.

  

Arrival train station: Geneva to Venice trains cross the Venetian Lagoon and arrive right in the heart of Venice at the Santa Lucia train station. When passengers get off the train, they will find many amenities in the Venice Santa Lucia station, such as ATMs, restrooms, ticket windows, ticket machines, tourist information, and luggage lockers. The station also features shops, restaurants, and a VIP lounge with Wi-Fi. The station is in the city center, located right on the Grand Canal. Passengers can get around the city by taking a Vaporetto , or waterbus; by taking a water taxi; or by walking. The station is a 12min walk from The Rialto Bridge.

 

Which train companies travel from Geneva to Venice?

Geneva to Venice trains are operated by Trenitalia train company. Trenitalia uses several different of its train models to make this journey, including high-speed trains such as Frecciarossa and border-crossing EuroCity trains. Most train tickets can be purchased in 2nd class, and sometimes other options are available, depending on the kind of train you are on.

 

Trenitalia trains from Geneva to Venice

Traveling from Geneva to Venice by train usually requires no changes since it is generally a direct trip. Your journey might be aboard a high-speed Trenitalia train, such as a Frecciarossa train, or it might be aboard a slower regional train, such as the Regionale model. EuroCity trains can also be high-speed or regional models, but they must cross a border to be designated a EuroCity train. The fastest Geneva to Venice trains complete the journey is about 7h 01min and the slowest trains complete the journey in about 11h 28min.

 

On the Train from Geneva to Venice: Services on Board

Geneva to Venice trains might be on a high-speed Trenitalia train, such as a Frecciarossa train, which offers reclining seating, dining service, air-conditioning, and Wi-Fi. Or your trip might be aboard a Regionale model, which offers armchair seating, bistro service, and plenty of room for luggage. Eurocity trains provide bilingual conductors, food and beverage service, and air-conditioning. Some train tickets for this journey are sold in 2nd class, some in 1st or 2nd class, and some in Standard, Premium, or Executive class. Since your Geneva to Venice train might be aboard any of several different types of train, it is important to check your particular train for its rules and limitations about pets, bicycles, and luggage. If you want to bring a pet with you on your train from Geneva to Venice, you are usually allowed to bring small animals in secure small carriers at no charge. You must  keep the animal in the carrier and keep the carrier with you at all times. Bigger dogs that will not fit into a small carrier can come aboard if they wear a leash and a muzzle. There is usually a charge for traveling with a larger dog. Check your train’s policies carefully because sometimes animals are prohibited on upper-class train cars and on trains that depart at rush hours. Guide dogs usually travel for free and without restrictions. Because you will be crossing into Italy from Switzerland, you will most likely also need the proper identification and vaccination documentation for your pet. The rules for bringing a bike aboard a train are just as subject to differences between trains. Some Trenitalia trains have wagons for transporting traditional bikes. If they do, you should contact Trenitalia in advance to make sure there is space available for your bike. Some trains allow only folding bikes, and they need to be packed and stored with the luggage, usually at a small charge. Some bikes can be partially disassembled, packed, and stowed. Generally, passengers bring their luggage aboard the train with them and stow it in overhead racks. You are responsible for your luggage at all times and there is usually no charge for bringing your bags aboard. If you need assistance for disabilities while you travel, contact Trenitalia before your journey.

 

How to find cheap train tickets from Geneva to Venice

If you are trying to find cheap trains from Geneva to Venice, Omio is a good place to book your ticket in order to get a low fare. But while using Omio, you can take additional steps to help save even more money when you are traveling on a budget. Purchasing tickets that cannot be refunded or exchanged will often be for sale at a lower price. Booking your ticket in advance is also helpful because buying train tickets the day or week of departure can often raise the price. It is also a good idea to be flexible with your travel schedule so that you can opt for a departure time with a lower price.

   

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Geneva, Switzerland and Venice, Italy allowed?

Travel by train between Geneva, Switzerland and Venice, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Venice from Geneva restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Geneva?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Venice, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Geneva and Venice closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Switzerland from Venice, Italy?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Venice to Geneva is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Switzerland from Italy?

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Venice?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Geneva, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/23/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Geneva from Venice here.

How much are cheap trains to Venice from Geneva?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Geneva to Venice to cost as little as $79 (€64)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Venice from Geneva?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $113 (€91)  for a train ticket between Geneva and Venice.
How far is Venice from Geneva by train?
The distance from Geneva to Venice by train is approximately 301 miles (486 km).
How many hours is the train time from Geneva to Venice?
The Geneva to Venice train duration is on average 7 h 3 min, which is to be expected when traveling 301 miles (486 km) to Venice from Geneva. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
Which train station from Geneva to Venice do I depart from? Which Venice train station from Geneva do I arrive in?

Some of the Geneva train stations to Venice you can start your journey from include Genève and Geneva. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Venice include Venezia Mestre, Venezia Santa Lucia and Venice.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Genève   and arriving in Venezia Mestre.

Where is the Geneva train station located? Where is the Venice train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Genève and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Venezia Mestre and need to travel approximately 5 mile (s) / 8 km from the train station to the city center in Venice.

What train providers offer a service between Geneva and Venice?
If you're looking for trains from Geneva to Venice, you can rely on Trenitalia or Frecciarossa to get you to Venice. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Geneva to Venice trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Geneva to Venice a day?
On average, there are 5 trains a day from Geneva to Venice. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Geneva to Venice?
The earliest train departing from Geneva to Venice leaves at 5: 39 AM. The last train departing from Geneva to Venice leaves at 11: 39 AM. You can find the latest Geneva to Venice train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets between Geneva and Venice for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Geneva and Venice within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $113 (€91) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Geneva to Venice a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Geneva
Venice
Geneve, Cornavin
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