There are 9 ways to get from Munich to Genoa by subway, plane, train, bus, car train, night train or car

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Subway, fly to Genoa  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Genoa (GOA) MUC - GOA

$96 - $309

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Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Genoa, Genoa 492 / ...

$21 - $60

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Fly to Turin, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Turin (TRN) MUC - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Genova Brignole

$105 - $340

Fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Pisa (PSA) MUC - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole

$117 - $380

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MUC - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

$60 - $173

Train  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole Rv / ...

$82 - $152

Cartrain, train  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the cartrain from München Ost to Innsbruck Ski Train
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Genova Piazza Principe En

$153 - $216

Night train, train  •  16 h 14 min

  1. Take the night train from München Hbf to Milano Centrale Nj
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole Rv / ...

$92 - $165

Drive  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Genoa 403.5 miles

$95 - $140

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station station and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart four times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Munich to Genoa. However, there are services departing from München Hbf and arriving at Genova Brignole via Verona Porta Nuova and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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The distance between Munich and Genoa is 462 km. The road distance is 645.7 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Genoa without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to get from Munich to Genoa, including transfers.

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Munich to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Munich, Munich central bus station.

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Munich to Genoa train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from München Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Genoa is to bus which takes 9 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 9 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Genoa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Munich to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Genoa, Genoa station.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 288.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 58 min

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Genoa, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Genoa once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min. RegioJet also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Munich to Genoa via Verona Porta Nuova and Milano Centrale in around 9 h 41 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Munich to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Munich to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Munich to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Train operators
MVV
Phone
+49 89 41 42 43 44
Website
mvv-muenchen.de
Subway from München Marienplatz to München Nordfriedhof
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
mvv-muenchen.de
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Nuova to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $26
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
13 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
bahn.de
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from München Ost to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Munich, ZOB to Genoa, Piazza Vittoria
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
regiojet.com

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Munich to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Munich to Genoa is 646 km. It takes approximately 6 h 51 min to drive from Munich to Genoa.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Munich Airport to Genoa Airport.

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Book your Munich to Genoa train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Munich to Genoa bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 1476+ hotels available in Genoa. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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