If you want to know more about the journey from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza by train, look no further!
The average journey time from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza by train is 1 hour 24 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 43 minutes. You'll usually find 29 trains per day traveling the 43 km between these two destinations. Direct trains are usually available every day on the route to Vernazza. As the main train operator on this route, you're likely to be traveling on a service operated by Trenitalia for all or at least part of your journey to Vernazza.
Book train tickets from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from $2.71. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.
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|Journey time||From 43m|
|Distance||27 miles (43 km)|
|Frequency||29 trains per day|
|Departure station||Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino|
|Changes||Direct trains available|
|Train and bus operators||Trenitalia|
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.
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 Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino and Vernazza is 1 hour and 24 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza is 43 minutes.
Train tickets from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza can start from as little as $2.71 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.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza without having to change trains. There are 7 direct trains from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza leaves at 00:03. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza leaves at 23:36. 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.
Trains travelling from Santa Margherita Ligure-Portofino to Vernazza cover a distance of around 27 miles (43 km) during the journey.