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Fondamenta Santa Lucia, 30121 Venice, Italy
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Santa Lucia Stazione Tours and Tickets
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived back at the station early and went inside looking for something to eat. The food hall near to platform 3 is really good, with a wide range of food, and many different types of sandwiches, which are toasted for you. It wasn’t obvious,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed 21 August 2019

Well thought out train station. There is a ticket office for Italo Train or you can use the kiosks. There are shops and restaurants in the train station and it's easily accessible via the water taxi. Italo has a club that you can use if...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank strawmns
Reviewed 13 August 2019

Took a train ride to Verona from here,good experience, large busy station pretty well laid out,got a little bit confused over the different companies, but did manage to sort it out and the different pricing structures, but overall a good experience, would recommend a trip...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dave B
Reviewed 24 July 2019

This is the gateway to Venice if arriving by train. The station is well laid out, numerous ticket machines for purchasing your tickets, a large customer service office and many cafes, coffee shops and such. Very user friendly train station.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank SoCalOregonian
Reviewed 11 July 2019

We arrived off-peak so it wasn’t very busy. Like most stations it is open-air and not air-conditioned so being in the middle of a European heatwave, it was hot! It was far cooler on the outside! It is super easy to use the ticket machines...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank The_Concierge_8
Reviewed 5 July 2019

This is Venice's train station, and connects it to the rest of Italy, such as Rome... It's quite large.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 25 June 2019

Decent, modern, well-organized train station. It functions well. Nothing else much special to say about it.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 19 June 2019

I was very nervous using this station based on what I had read about it. In the event, things worked out very well. We got off the vaporetto at the Ferrovia stop, walked up the ramp on the right hand side of the station, went...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Venkataraman C
Reviewed 5 June 2019

Venice being an island there are only a few points of entry and one of them is the train station Santa Lucia. If you are booking train tickets into Venice ensure to select the correct station name as on some websites it just goes by...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank RaktimRay
Reviewed 27 May 2019

A arrived here on May 13 from Milan. Station is easy to navigate and get around. The main entrance is located directly on the north end of the Grand Canal. Walked straight outside and saw the vaporetto ticket booth, bought a couple passes and found...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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14 July 2019|
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Response from RaktimRay | Reviewed this property |
The vaporetto prices are around 7 euros per person. Ticket counters are located right outside the station. There are two boats going in circles around the whole island. Both go to San Marco. Make sure to take the one with... More
Kirsty T
24 September 2018|
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Response from SoCalOregonian | Reviewed this property |
the vaporetto stop is just outside the main entrance to the trainstation. We bought our ticket upon arrival. Hope this helps.
27 January 2018|
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Response from swansfromBoston | Reviewed this property |
20 to 30 minutes before. There is no point in arriving early because there are very few seats and you are just standing around because they announce the boarding platform 15 to 20 minutes prior to boarding. They board trains... More