Santa Lucia Railway to Central Venice Shared Water Taxi

3.7 / 5

81 reviews

Activity provider: Bucintoro Viaggi

Santa Lucia Railway to Central Venice Shared Water Taxi

Activity provider: Bucintoro Viaggi

From US$ 27.16 per person

Make your arrival in Venice truly unforgettable with a 20-minute shared water taxi transfer to the city center from Santa Lucia Railway Station. Enjoy a scenic boat ride and get a feel for Venice as you sail through the canals in comfort and style.

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Duration 20 minutes
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  • Travel between the Santa Lucia Railway Station and central Venice
  • Enjoy a fast and stylish water taxi transfer to easily reach your destination
  • Get a feel for life in Venice as you ride through the canals
Full description
Get where you need to be in Venice with a shared water taxi boat service from Venice Santa Lucia Railway Station to the city center. The trip takes 20 minutes in total, and along the way you will get a feel for the pace of the Venetian lifestyle as you cruise along the waterways. After meeting at the Alilaguna Desk outside the station, you will be taken to your boat. Enjoy a water taxi transfer to easily reach your hotel or wherever else you want to go in the city center. 
  • Tickets for shared water taxi
  • Porterage

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Meeting point

Railway Station c/o Alilaguna ticket office located outside the station, at the corner of the Scalzi church

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Important information

Know before you go

  • If your hotel is JW Marriot - Isola delle Rose, you will be dropped off in San Marco nearby the Marriot hotel shuttle boat pier
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.7 /5

based on 81 reviews

Review summary

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The voucher had to be exchanged for a ticket for the water taxi at the train station. The provider's counter was found quickly and the processing was completely uncomplicated. It only took a few minutes and our water taxi was announced. After a few minutes of waiting at the jetty, the taxi came and the journey started. We were lucky and were the only passengers. The jetty was very close to our hotel. The trip was a great experience! Any time!

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October 5, 2022

Followed instructions exactly as they were given to us and we were picked up after a short wait. After a fun ride thru the canals we were dropped off at a location that was just a short walk (less than 5 min) from our hotel. Very happy with this service.

September 13, 2022

Great experience. We followed the directions upon arriving at the train station. We went to the Counter and waited for a few minutes. Then, the man took us to the the dock where our taxi was. There was no confusion whatsoever where to go. He was very helpful. Ride was awesome, since this was our first time in Venice. We were the only ones in the taxi and the driver dropped as off at the pier closest to our hotel. We will use this service again.

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August 1, 2022

Product ID: 28372