How to Reach Vernazza


  • By Air: The nearest airport is Pisa, although it is 80 kms away. From there, trains can be taken to Genoa or La Spezia from where Vernazza can be accessed through milk-trains.
  • By Milk train: Vernazza can be reached through Milk trains/ Local commuters from La Spezia or Genoa. These vehicles carry milk or mail, and are often available for commuting.
  • By Boat: The city can also be accessed through the boats, from various towns of Cinque-Terre.


  • By Milk train: Milk trains are the most reliable and efficient way of commuting around the five towns. The station is just a 10 minute walk from the harbour.
  • On Foot: Since the town is really small, it can be explored on foot, like any other towns in the region. Just remember to wear comfortable shoes and you’re good to go.

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Vernazza. The most preferred mode of transport in Vernazza is Walking.

Average distance: 18.5 km Average time: 27.5 min

  • Walking 50%
    Walking 5 min Overall average time for 1 kms 5 min
  • Train/Metro 50%
    Train 25 min Walking 15 min Waiting 10 min Overall average time for 36 kms 50 min
Route Distance Time
La spezia to Vernazza 15.19 km 15 mins
Genoa to Vernazza 88.44 km 1 hour 28 mins
Milan to Vernazza 156.33 km 2 hours 36 mins
Florence to Vernazza 169.82 km 2 hours 49 mins
Antella to Vernazza 187.54 km 3 hours 7 mins
Rothenburg to Vernazza 360.61 km 6 hours 7 mins
Rome to Vernazza 396.89 km 6 hours 36 mins
Lyon to Vernazza 567.86 km 9 hours 27 mins
Itala to Vernazza 918.71 km 15 hours 18 mins
Paris to Vernazza 967.3 km 16 hours 7 mins
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