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Genoa to La Spezia by train

It takes an average of 1h 20m to travel from Genoa to La Spezia by train, over a distance of around 50 miles (80 km). There are normally 29 trains per day travelling from Genoa to La Spezia and tickets for this journey start from $8.83 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 49m
Price$8.83 - $69.50
Distance50 miles (80 km)
Frequency29 trains per day
Departure stationGenoa
Arrival stationLa Spezia
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operators

Genoa to La Spezia train times

Check out the next trains departing from Genoa to La Spezia for Tuesday Aug 18th 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:45 12:10 1h 25m, direct
12:17 13:14 57m, direct
12:41 13:50 1h 09m, direct
12:45 14:10 1h 25m, direct
13:56 15:21 1h 25m, direct
14:45 16:10 1h 25m, direct
14:57 16:14 1h 17m, direct
15:56 17:22 1h 26m, direct
16:45 18:10 1h 25m, direct
17:12 18:14 1h 02m, direct

Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Frecciabianca and Intercity trains from Genoa to La Spezia

You can travel from Genoa to La Spezia on Trenitalia, Frecciargento, Frecciabianca and Intercity trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

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Frecciargento "silver arrow" high-speed trains connect the main cities of the north-west, central and southern Italy at speeds of up to 155 mph (250 km/h). All Frecciargento trains are equipped with a food carriage, free WiFi, reclining seats and power sockets. There are two levels of service – First Class and Second Class. First Class travellers can enjoy reclining leather seats, welcome service with drink and a sweet or savoury snack, and a free morning newspaper.

Frecciabianca trains operate outside Trenitalia high-speed lines. Offering more than 40 daily routes, they're capable of reaching a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). Frecciabianca trains connect the centres of northern and southern Italy, running along the Adriatic and Tyrrhenian coasts. All Frecciabianca trains have power sockets and large reclining seats, as well as ample space for luggage. There are two classes of service – First Class and Second Class. In First Class, customers can look forward to a welcome service with snacks and drinks and a morning newspaper.

PhotoChris0693, under licence CC3.0

Trenitalia's Intercity trains run on standard lines outside the high-speed network, offering more than 90 trains a day that guarantee long and medium distance connections, ensuring wide coverage of the rail network. All Intercity trains are modern and comfortable with plenty of seats, retractable tables, power sockets, air conditioning, courtesy lights and plenty of luggage space. Intercity Night trains allow you to travel overnight in cabins with beds, berths or seating.

Cheap train tickets from Genoa to La Spezia

Train tickets from Genoa to La Spezia start at $8.83 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around $11.90.
lowest price found
from$8.83
4 weeksin advance
avg. single price$11.91
on the day
avg. single price$11.90

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Genoa to La Spezia by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Genoa to La Spezia

Want to know more about your journey from Genoa to La Spezia? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Genoa to La Spezia take?

The average journey time by train between Genoa and La Spezia is 1 hour and 20 minutes, with around 29 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Genoa and La Spezia by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Genoa to La Spezia is 49 minutes.

How much does the train from Genoa to La Spezia cost?

Train tickets from Genoa to La Spezia can start from as little as $8.83 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Genoa to La Spezia?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Genoa to La Spezia without having to change trains. There are 29 direct trains from Genoa to La Spezia. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Genoa to La Spezia leave?

The first train from Genoa to La Spezia leaves at 00:02. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Genoa to La Spezia leave?

The last train from Genoa to La Spezia leaves at 22:56. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Genoa and La Spezia by train?

Trains travelling from Genoa to La Spezia cover a distance of around 50 miles (80 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from La Spezia to Genoa.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Genoa to La Spezia for a typical week day using timetable data for 08/18/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 08/10/2020 for travel on 08/11/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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