The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Venice to Lucca is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 5 trains that leave Venice for Lucca every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||141 miles (228 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 24 min|
|Average train ticket price||$29 (€25)|
|Train frequency||18 a day|
|Train companies||Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale, ItaloTreno or Frecciargento|
Trains from Venice to Lucca cover the 141 miles (228 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 24 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Intercity, Regionale, ItaloTreno or Frecciargento. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $27 (€23), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Venezia Mestre and arrive in Lucca.
Find the best trains from Venice to Lucca with Omio's travel partners Frecciarossa, Italo and Intercity from $27 (€23). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
It’s easy to book your Intercity train ticket to Lucca from Venice online with Omio! Simply check the current Intercity train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Venice to Lucca as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Intercity train tickets online. Prices for Intercity trains from Venice to Lucca start at $27 (€23) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 141 miles (228 km). If you search for Intercity trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Intercity tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train between Venice and Lucca. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Venice to Lucca Intercity train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!
Italo is a brand of high-speed trains from the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV) offering regular services to popular cities around Italy, such as Rome, Naples, Florence and Milan. Among its fleet of trains are the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach speeds up to 150 mph (250 km/h). You can choose from the following Italo ticket types when purchasing tickets from Venice to Lucca: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex. Italo offers four different class options: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Standard services in all Italo trains include bathrooms, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of films, music and games). While some amenities may differ based on the class option booked, each train car is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort.
Venice to Lucca train information with Italo:
There’s no need to fly between Italian hotspots when you can simply take a Frecciarossa train to reach your destination in just a few hours. Frecciarossa is the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia, Italy’s national railroad company, with around 200 connections made across Italy per day. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making them one of the fastest in the world. You can expect to travel 141 miles (228 km) to Lucca from Venice on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.
You can find the best deals on cheap Frecciarossa train tickets right here. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you all travel information for the Venice to Lucca route, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Venice to Lucca train ticket on Omio and enjoy traveling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!
Frecciarossa from Venice to Lucca train information:
There are 21 opportunities per day for travelers to journey by train from Venice to Lucca. These trains depart from two stations in Venice: Venice Santa Lucia railway station and Venice Mestre railway station. There are a variety of trains available on this route, including FRECCE high-speed trains. Depending on your train, you can expect the journey to take between 4h and 7h 30min. You will arrive at one of two arrival stations in Lucca: San Pietro a Vico railway station or Luca railway station.
There are a total of 17 trains per day from Venice to Lucca, with a variety of changes and trains available. The earliest possible departure from Venice Mestre railway station is 5:53 a.m. while the earliest possible departure from Venice Santa Lucia railway station is 7:40 a.m. The final train of the day from Venice Mestre railway station is 3:53 p.m. and the final train of the day from Venice Santa Lucia railway station is 5:40 p.m.
The length of your journey by train from Venice to Lucca is dependent on which route you choose and the type of train you ride. The three fastest options are the departures from Venice Santa Lucia railway station at 12:26 p.m., 3:26 p.m., or 5:26 p.m. These routes operate a Frecciargento or Frecciarossa high-speed train from Venice to Florence Santa Maria Novella railway station before changing to a Regionale train to finish the journey into Lucca railway station at 4:29 p.m. This puts your total travel time at around 4h. The fastest option from Venice Mestre railway station departs at 2:14 p.m. and operates an Intercity train from Venice to Prato Centrale. From there, you will ride a Regionale train until your arrival at Lucca railway station at 6:29 p.m. after 4h 15min of travel.
Departure train station: The two departure stations for trains from Venice to Lucca are Venice Mestre railway station and Venice Santa Lucia railway station. Venice Mestre railway station is about 5.3 miles (8.5 km) from the Venice city centre by Liberty Bridge. The ACTV bus service Line 2 and Line H1 operate transportation between the city centre of Piazzale Roma and the station. Venice Santa Lucia railway station is on the island of Venice and attached to the Piazzale Roma. Both stations offer restrooms, shops, restaurants, luggage facilities, and services for travelers with disabilities coordinated through Sala Blu.
Arrival train station: The two arrival stations for trains from Venice to Lucca are Lucca: San Pietro a Vico railway station and Lucca railway station. San Pietro a Vico railway station is about 3 miles (4.7 km) northeast of the Lucca city centre, accessible by a 25min bus ride. It is a much smaller building than Lucca railway station. Lucca railway station is under 1 mile (1.4 km) from the city centre. You can walk to the city centre in a few minutes or take the city bus. This station offers restrooms, a shop, a cafe, and a ticket office. Travelers with disabilities can coordinate services upon arrival through Sala Blu.
The only train company operating travel from Venice to Lucca is Trenitalia. This is the largest rail company in Italy and operates with the support of the Italian government. Regardless of which route you choose or style of train you ride, you will be traveling with Trenitalia. This includes routes that have a bus connection.
You can find yourself aboard a number of different trains on your journey from Venice to Lucca. The fastest trains offered on this route are FRECCE high-speed trains, specifically the Freeciarossa and the Frecciargento. The Frecciarossa can reach speeds up to 225 mph (360 km/h) and the Frecciargento can reach speeds up to 155 mph (250 km/h). These trains are only available for the leg of the journey from Venice to Florence, where you will transfer to a slower regional or intercity train.
The services on board your train from Venice to Lucca will depend on which train you are riding. If you are on board one of the FRECCE high-speed trains, namely the Frecciarossa and Frecciargento, you can choose from four tiers of service and amenities: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. On the regional or intercity trains, there are no classes and no seat reservations. Trenitalia has the same luggage policy for all train models: Only bring the amount of luggage you are comfortable handling on your own. This rule is in case the luggage racks or storage at the end of each coach is full, and you need to keep your luggage with you. The pet policy allows for small pets in kennels under 28x12x20 in (70x30x50 cm). Large dogs are only allowed if they are muzzled and leashed with the purchase of an additional ticket at 50% off. The bike policy allows for disassembled bikes under 47x32x18 in (120x80x45 cm). Fully assembled bikes are only allowed on certain trains with a bicycle marking on the doors, and require an additional surcharge to bring on board. Sala Blu can help coordinate services for travelers with disabilities throughout your journey, including aboard your train. This includes designated areas for you and your guests, and a bathroom reserved for travelers with disabilities in the same coach.
You can find cheap train tickets from Venice to Lucca with filters on the Omio website and following some simple tricks. You can use the filters on Omio to sort routes according to which are the cheapest, or a combination of the cheapest and fastest options. If you have flexibility with your travel, that opens you up to several ways to save money. Explore a variety of dates to determine if certain departures or arrivals are less expensive than others. You will also find that slower trains are typically less expensive, so you can sort by train type on Omio to find routes with regional or intercity trains instead of the more expensive FRECCE high-speed trains. There are some routes from Venice to Lucca that involve a bus connection for a short leg of the journey, which are typically less expensive. If you find a deal that you do not want to let slip away, consider booking in advance to ensure the price does not increase.
There are a few train stations in Venice to start your journey from including Venezia Mestre, Venezia Santa Lucia and Venice. In Lucca you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Lucca, Lucca, Ponte a Moriano (Piazza Battisti) and Lucca, Via della Billona / Via della Chiesa X (Ponte del Giglio).
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Venezia Mestre and arrive in Lucca.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Venezia Mestre, is located 5.6 miles (9.1 km) from the city center of Venice.
The most popular arrival train station, Lucca, is located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city center of Lucca.
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