There are 6 ways to get from Avignon to Portofino 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  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Nice Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe Ec

$89 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Avignon City Center to Genoa Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Pau - Université > Tarbes > Toulouse > Carcassonne > Narbonne > Montpellier > Nîmes > Avignon Centre > Marseille - Gare routière St-Charles > Aix-en-Provence > Cannes > Nice - aéroport > Gênes > Milan

$27 - $38

4 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Avignon Gare Routière to Genova

$83 - $119

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Avignon to Portofino 305.6 miles

$70 - $110

Train, fly to Genoa  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Genoa (GOA) MRS - GOA

$106 - $491

Train, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MRS - MXP
  3. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$123 - $344

What companies run services between Avignon, France and Portofino, Italy?

You can take a train from Avignon to Portofino via Nice Ville, Genova Piazza Principe, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 9 h 16 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Avignon to Portofino hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Nice Ville to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Avignon City Center to Genoa
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Avignon Gare Routière to Genova
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Avignon to Portofino?

The distance between Avignon and Portofino is 353 km. The road distance is 489 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Avignon to Portofino?

The cheapest way to get from Avignon to Portofino is to bus which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 10 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Avignon to Portofino?

The quickest way to get from Avignon to Portofino is to drive which takes 5 h 5 min and costs 55€ - 90€.

Is there a direct bus between Avignon and Portofino?

No, there is no direct bus from Avignon to Portofino. However, there are services departing from Avignon City Center and arriving at Portofino via Genova - Principe FS, San Martino, Rapallo and Santa Margherita Ligure. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Avignon to Portofino?

It takes approximately 9 h 16 min to get from Avignon to Portofino, including transfers.