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S. Basilio

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San Basilio (spelled S. Basilio on station signs)  is just across a low wooden footbridge from the San Basilio Cruise Terminal, which is used by small to medium-size ships.

The station is at the foot of the Zattere, a waterfront promenade that runs along the northern side of the Giudecca Canal. The island of Giudecca and the Hilton Molino Stucky Venice hotel are directly across the water.

San Basilio ACTV station

A large Conad supermarket is close to the station entrance (behind the yellow façade on the satellite image), and a five-minute walk will take you to one of Venice's most lively squares, the Campo Santa Margherita.

The San Basilio stop is served by:

For descriptions of hotels within walking distance of San Basilio, please click here.

Note: San Basilio does not have a ticket booth or vending machine, so here's what to do if you need to board a water bus without a valid ACTV ticket or Tourist Travel Card.

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 Tourist Travel Cards (unlimited travel for 24 hours to 7 days)
ACTV maps and timetables
Alilaguna airport boats
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