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Few visitors come to Venice without great expectations. And the great thing about Venice is that the city invariably lives up to those expectations. This is a city whose wealth and reputation were sealed by the sea (which may eventually seal the fate of the sinking city, too).

No ifs, no buts.... Venice is superb. If you have time for just one Italian city, make it Venice (Venezia in Italian). The city has a reputation for being formidably crowded, but Venice makes space for everyone. If you cut away from the main tourist trails, it’s always possible to discover quieter corners of the city. Make time for rides on vaporetti to the Lido and the islands of the lagoon.

The only railway station on Venice’s main island is Venezia Santa Lucia. To step out of Venice Santa Lucia station and see the Grand Canal makes for one of the most memorable moments of arrival in the world. Trains reach Santa Lucia over a long and rather uninspiring bridge from the mainland. Venice’s other station is called Venezia Mestre. It is on the wrong side of the bridge. Trains from major Italian cities all terminate at Venezia Santa Lucia. They include services from Naples, Rome, Florence, Bologna, Turin, Milan and Verona. Nearby cities such as Vicenza, Padua and Trieste all have direct trains to Santa Lucia.

Venice Santa Lucia is the starting point for many overnight and international services. Every evening overnight trains depart for Munich, Vienna, Paris and Rome. There is also one direct daily daytime train to each of Geneva, Munich and Vienna.

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Rome to Venice by train

from £8.80

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Vienna to Venice by train

from £25.00

Avg 0 changes 7hr 19m

Marseille to Venice by train

from £66.00

Avg 1 change 10hr 9m

Ventimiglia to Venice by train

from £34.60

Avg 1 change 6hr 28m

Barcelona to Venice by train

from £105.00

Avg 3 changes 19hr 35m

Montpellier to Venice by train

from £167.10

Avg 2 changes 11hr 44m

Lyon to Venice by train

from £58.30

Avg 1 change 8hr 14m

Verona to Venice by train

from £8.20

Avg 0 changes 49m

Nice to Venice by train

from £31.90

Avg 1 change 7hr 20m

Zurich to Venice by train

from £27.00

Avg 1 change 5hr 49m

Levanto to Venice by train

from £37.00

Avg 1 change 4hr 50m

Riomaggiore to Venice by train

from £28.90

Avg 2 changes 4hr 57m

Castelfranco Veneto to Venice by train

from £4.60

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Tessera to Venice by train

from £3.20

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Latisana to Venice by train

from £6.30

Avg 0 changes 1hr 7m

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Milan to Venice by train

from £9.10

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London to Venice by train

from £75.00

Avg 1 change 12hr 50m

London to Venice by train

from £75.00

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Lille to Venice by train

from £97.10

Avg 1 change 13hr 26m

Paris to Venice by train

from £32.50

Avg 0 changes 14hr 21m

Paris to Venice by train

from £32.50

Avg 0 changes 14hr 21m

Dijon to Venice by train

from £51.10

Avg 0 changes 10hr 38m

Siena to Venice by train

from £21.50

Avg 1 change 3hr 48m

Vernazza to Venice by train

from £41.90

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Treviso to Venice by train

from £3.20

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Mantova to Venice by train

from £21.30

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Interlaken to Venice by train

from £85.10

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Tirano to Venice by train

from £19.20

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Padua to Venice by train

from £3.10

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Pordenone to Venice by train

from £7.10

Avg 0 changes 1hr 11m

Innsbruck to Venice by train

from £25.00

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Fiumicino to Venice by train

from £54.50

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Lausanne to Venice by train

from £35.90

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Ferrara to Venice by train

from £8.10

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Bologna to Venice by train

from £9.10

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Monterosso Almo to Venice by train

from £27.70

Avg 1 change 4hr 44m

Parma to Venice by train

from £16.50

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Vicenza to Venice by train

from £5.70

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Portogruaro to Venice by train

from £11.30

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Ravenna to Venice by train

from £13.40

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Como to Venice by train

from £13.40

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Genoa to Venice by train

from £21.50

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Lucca to Venice by train

from £19.60

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Bari to Venice by train

from £39.00

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Naples to Venice by train

from £36.90

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Salzburg to Venice by train

from £130.50

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Peschiera del Garda to Venice by train

from £8.80

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Viareggio to Venice by train

from £27.20

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Strasbourg to Venice by train

from £61.50

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Trieste to Venice by train

from £9.20

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Spiez to Venice by train

from £71.90

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Mogliano Veneto to Venice by train

from £2.40

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Basel to Venice by train

from £49.80

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La Spezia to Venice by train

from £24.20

Avg 1 change 3hr 52m

Turin to Venice by train

from £17.60

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Monfalcone to Venice by train

from £9.70

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Gorizia to Venice by train

from £11.80

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Desenzano del Garda to Venice by train

from £11.40

Avg 0 changes 1hr 20m

Cannes to Venice by train

from £48.60

Avg 1 change 7hr 53m

Rovereto to Venice by train

from £13.70

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Ancona to Venice by train

from £23.00

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Brescia to Venice by train

from £13.80

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Belluno to Venice by train

from £7.60

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Conegliano to Venice by train

from £5.20

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Monselice to Venice by train

from £10.50

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