There are 7 ways to get from Ancona to Genoa by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train via Milano Centrale  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Ec / ...

$50 - $100

Cheapest option

Bus Baltour  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour

$27 - $41

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Genoa, Genoa 504

$30 - $50

Train Trenitalia  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Castelbolognese Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Castelbolognese to Genova Brignole Reg

$36 - $81

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Ancona to Genoa 318.6 miles

$75 - $120

Fly from Ancona  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Genoa (GOA) AOI - GOA

$132 - $498

Train to Rome, fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Roma Termini
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Genoa (GOA) FCO - GOA

$82 - $316

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The cheapest way to get from Ancona to Genoa is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ancona to Genoa is to drive which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 4 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ancona and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ancona to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Genova Piazza Principe via Bologna C.Le and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

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The distance between Ancona and Genoa is 376 km. The road distance is 509.7 km.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs 40€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 24 min to get from Ancona to Genoa, including transfers.

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Ancona to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ancona station.

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Ancona to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Ancona station.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Genoa is to train which takes 5 h 24 min and costs 40€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs 110€ - 430€ and takes 5 h 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Ancona to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 234.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

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

You can take a train from Ancona to Genoa via Bologna C.Le and Milano Centrale in around 5 h 24 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Ancona to Genoa once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ancona to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Ancona to Genoa via Tirana
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Train operators
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 Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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 Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
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 Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Train from Ancona to Castelbolognese
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $27
Train from Castelbolognese to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $55
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 Ancona to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ancona to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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