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Trains from Genoa to Vernazza

Join our many customers by taking the train from Genoa to Vernazza. Eliminate the stress of driving and finding a parking space and let the Cinque Terre Express take you from one town centre to another in less than two hours.

You will no doubt be captivated by the fascinating sceneries in the quaint town of Vernazza, as you zoom past spectacular sites of old villages, a bell tower, and an elegant cupola on the Santa Margherita di Antiochia church. Make sure you grab a window seat so you can capture the views with your camera, sit back and relax in your comfortable seat with ample legroom.

With nearly 35 trains operating along the route, you're sure to find one service that fits your schedule. Have we not convinced you yet? Scroll down this page to get more information on timetables, ticket prices and FAQs and book your train tickets from Genoa to Vernazza with us.

Genoa to Vernazza by train

It takes an average of 1h 41m to travel from Genoa to Vernazza by train, over a distance of around 43 miles (68 km). There are normally 36 trains per day traveling from Genoa to Vernazza and tickets for this journey start from $3.98 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 0m
PriceFrom $3.98
Distance43 miles (68 km)
Frequency36 trains per day
First train00:02
Last train23:00
Departure stationGenoa
Arrival stationVernazza
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsTrenitalia

Genoa to Vernazza train times

Check out the next trains departing from Genoa to Vernazza for Tuesday Dec 13th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
09:45 11:23 1h 38m, 1 change
10:24 12:23 1h 59m, 1 change
11:45 12:58 1h 13m, direct
12:22 14:21 1h 59m, direct
12:56 14:21 1h 25m, 1 change
13:45 15:23 1h 38m, 1 change
14:56 16:23 1h 27m, 1 change
15:20 17:22 2h 2m, direct
15:45 17:22 1h 37m, 1 change
16:38 18:23 1h 45m, direct

Trenitalia trains from Genoa to Vernazza

You can travel from Genoa to Vernazza on Trenitalia 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.

Cheap train tickets from Genoa to Vernazza

The price of train tickets from Genoa to Vernazza starts at $3.98 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

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 Vernazza 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 guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train 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 Vernazza

Want to know more about your journey from Genoa to Vernazza? 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 Vernazza take?

The average journey time by train between Genoa and Vernazza is 1 hour and 41 minutes, with around 36 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 Vernazza by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Genoa to Vernazza is 1 hour and 0 minutes.

How much does the train from Genoa to Vernazza cost?

Train tickets from Genoa to Vernazza can start from as little as $3.98 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 Vernazza?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Genoa to Vernazza without having to change trains. There are 8 direct trains from Genoa to Vernazza each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Genoa to Vernazza leave?

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

What time does the last train from Genoa to Vernazza leave?

The last train from Genoa to Vernazza leaves at 23:00. 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 Vernazza by train?

Trains travelling from Genoa to Vernazza cover a distance of around 43 miles (68 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Vernazza to Genoa.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Genoa to Vernazza for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/13/2022. 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 06/05/2022 for travel on 06/05/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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