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There are 4 ways to get from Genoa to Portofino by bus, train, taxi or car

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Line 27 bus, line 82 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the line 27 bus from Genova to Santa Margherita Ligure 27
  2. Take the line 82 bus from Santa Margherita Ligure FS to Portofino 82

$6 - $10

Cheapest option

Train, line 82 bus  •  1h 33m

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...
  2. Take the line 82 bus from Santa Margherita Ligure FS to Portofino 82

$3 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  33m

  1. Take a taxi from Genoa to Portofino 22.5 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  33m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Portofino 22.5 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Portofino is to drive which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Genoa to Portofino is to taxi which costs 40€ - 50€ and takes 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Genoa to Portofino. However, there are services departing from Genova and arriving at Portofino via Santa Margherita Ligure FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 30m.

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The distance between Genoa and Portofino is 24 km. The road distance is 36 km.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Portofino without a car is to line 27 bus and line 82 bus which takes 1h 30m and costs 5€ - 9€.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Genoa to Portofino, including transfers.

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Genoa to Portofino bus services, operated by Autostradale, depart from Genova station.

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Genoa to Portofino bus services, operated by ATP Azienda Trasporti Provinciali, arrive at Portofino station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Genoa to Portofino is 36 km. It takes approximately 33m to drive from Genoa to Portofino.

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There are 1612+ hotels available in Portofino. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Genoa to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 14.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

What companies run services between Genoa, Italy and Portofino, Italy?

You can take a bus from Genoa to Portofino via Santa Margherita Ligure FS in around 1h 30m.

Train operators
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 Genova Brignole to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $6
Bus operators
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Taxi from Genoa to Portofino
Ave. Duration
33m
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Taxi 5966
Phone
+39 010 5966
Website
5966.it

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