There are 11 ways to get from Amsterdam to Portofino by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Genoa, line 882 bus  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Genoa (GOA) AMS - GOA
  2. Take the line 882 bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Portofino

$90 - $342

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) AMS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$71 - $275

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Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$77 - $296

Fly to Pisa, train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Pisa (PSA) AMS - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari

$93 - $337

Fly to Turin, train  •  9 h 47 min

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

$90 - $346

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  15 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Ic / ...

$259 - $393

Train via Paris-Nord  •  16 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Ic / ...

$370 - $541

Bus FlixBus  •  21 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan N836 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Santa Margherita Ligure 27

$85 - $136

Bus Eurolines CH  •  26 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Milan Lampugnano Station
  3. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Santa Margherita Ligure 27

$123 - $166

Drive, train  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...
  4. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Portofino

$217 - $370

Drive  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Portofino 785.8 miles

$190 - $280

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Portofino. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Portofino via Milano Lampugnano and Santa Margherita Ligure. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 24 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Portofino is 952 km. The road distance is 1257.2 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Portofino without a car is to train which takes 15 h 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 16 min to get from Amsterdam to Portofino, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Portofino bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Portofino is to train which takes 15 h 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 24 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Genoa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Amsterdam to Portofino bus services, operated by Autostradale, arrive at Santa Margherita Ligure station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Portofino is 1257 km. It takes approximately 12 h 9 min to drive from Amsterdam to Portofino.

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Alitalia, Lufthansa, KLM and Air France offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Genoa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 595 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 16 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Portofino, Italy?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Portofino via Basel SBB, Milano Centrale, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 15 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Portofino via Milan, Milan, Milano Lampugnano, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 21 h 24 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Chiavari
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $260
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Santa Margherita Ligure
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Milan Lampugnano Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Book at
eurolines.ch

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