Train

Train from Livorno to Lucca

€5,60 - €12,50 per person
1 per hour
45-60 minutes

There is only 1 direct train per day between Livorno and Lucca. So, there’s a big change you must switch trains at the station of Pisa, but the connections are good. There is about 1 combination per hour like this. The total journey, including transfer, takes 45 minutes to one hour. The price for a ticket varies between € 5.60 and € 12.50 per person (one way). You can check the train timetable in advance.

How do I get to the train station from the cruise port in Livorno?

Livorno Centrale train station is too far from the harbor to get there on foot. You can take a taxi for approximately € 20 per taxi (4 persons one way) or you opt for the combination shuttle bus and public transport. The latter is the most popular option and it's very simple. Here are the steps to take.

step 1

Take the shuttle bus from your cruise ship to the stop at the back of Piazza Grande.

step 2

At Piazza Grande, take the LAM BLU (former bus N°1) or LAM ROSSA (former bus N°2) to Livorno Centrale. The bus stops are located along adjacent Via Grande and no longer on the square itself. The ride between Piazza Grande and Livorno Centrale takes about 5 to 10 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. A single ticket costs €1,20 per person. Buses run frequent every 7 to 10 minutes.

TIP: Buy your bus ticket in advance at the Tourist Office, at ticket machines or at a Tabacchi kiosk. On the bus, you usually pay € 1 more.

step 3

Take the train to Pisa

step 4

Switch trains to Lucca at Pisa Central Station

step 5

Lucca train station is located just outside the city walls, a few minutes’ walk from the center.

TIP: If you are looking for the easiest, fastest and best value for money go for the Low Cost Direct Bus Transfer Between Livorno, Lucca and Pisa

       LOW COST DIRECT BUS ADVANTAGES

       You don’t lose any valuable time

  • starts next to the shuttle bus stop in the center of Livorno. No walking, waiting or searching necessary.
  • in Lucca, the bus parks next to the city walls near Porta S. Anna at walking distance to the old town center
  • in Pisa, the bus parks at only 700 m (0,43 miles) from the Leaning Tower

       You travel comfortably

  • departure from Livorno at 10.30 am. You can still have breakfast at a reasonable hour
  • direct transfers between Livorno, Lucca and Pisa. No stops along the road
  • free Wi-Fi on board
  • free map of Lucca
  • free map of Pisa

       You can enjoy the day without stress

  • guaranteed and reserved seats on the bus
  • free time in Lucca: 3 hours
  • free time in Pisa: 1,5 hours
  • departure from Pisa at 16.30 pm, back at Livorno at 17.15 pm
  • if you still have time to visit Livorno on the way back you can enjoy a 50% discount on City Sightseeing with your bus ticket
  • 24 hour emergency number

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