Location of Cannaregio Ovest in Venice? How far from the main square in Venice?
How many minutes approximately to Piazza de San Marco? How far from the train station?
There’s a map on this site that shows the districts in Venice. http://en.venere.com/hotels_venice/# Just click on the find hotels on map link.
The train station is in Cannaregio Ovest. Everything in the district will be within a few minutes walk of the train station.
Piazza San Marco is at the other end of the Grand Canal. You can walk it in about a 30 – 40 minutes or catch a vaparetto in front of the station. You can find schedules and information on the boats at: http://www.actv.it/english/home.php and http://www.venice-rentals.com/info/routes.html
SAINT MARK’S SQUARE Piazza San Marco Venice, Italy