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Colonna (Murano)

From: Venice Waterbus Stops

Murano Colonna is an important ACTV and Alilaguna waterbus stop on the glassmaking island of Murano, a short distance north of Venice's historic center in the Venetian Lagoon. (See our 11-page Murano travel guide.)

Murano Colonna ACTV stop

The  station is served by:

Look for your boat's route number before boarding, since Colonna has three pontili or boat platforms scattered along the island's southern tip.

Hotels near the Colonna station include the six-room Murano Palace (B&B), which you can reach without crossing any bridges, and the Hotel Al Soffiador (two stars), a short walk inland from the Murano Faro vaporetto stop.

Note: This station has a ticket booth that is open during business hours. It does not have a ticket machine, so read this if you're departing from Colonna without a ticket and the booth is closed.

Walking directions to hotels near this stop:

Back to: Index of Venice ACTV and Alilaguna waterbus stops

Also see:
Introduction to ACTV & Alilaguna boat stops
Types of Venice waterbus stations
What to do if you don't have a ticket

Related articles:
Venice water buses (what you need to know)
Vaporetto routes
Vaporetto Line 1 (Grand Canal)
Vaporetto fares
ACTV ticket machines
ACTV 24-hour to 7-day travel passes
ACTV maps and timetables
Alilaguna airport boats
More Venice transportation articles

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