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There are 4 ways to get from Bellagio to Portofino by ferry, train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Ferry, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the ferry from Bellagio to Varenna 806
  2. Take the train from Varenna Esino to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Ic / ...

$35 - $66

Cheapest option

Train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Lecco to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg

$19 - $41

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Bellagio Via Vitali Scuole to Como Stazione Autolinee C30
  2. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Santa Margherita Ligure 27

$30 - $46

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bellagio to Portofino 159.3 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Bellagio to Portofino is to train which costs 16€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bellagio to Portofino is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bellagio to Portofino. However, there are services departing from Bellagio Via Vitali Scuole and arriving at Portofino via Como - Piazza Matteotti, Milano Lampugnano and Santa Margherita Ligure FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 19 min.

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The distance between Bellagio and Portofino is 187 km. The road distance is 254.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bellagio to Portofino without a car is to ferry and train which takes 5 h 58 min and costs 30€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Bellagio to Portofino, including transfers.

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Bellagio to Portofino bus services, operated by ASF Autolinee srl, depart from Bellagio Via Vitali Scuole station.

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The best way to get from Bellagio to Portofino is to train which takes 6 h 17 min and costs 16€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 19 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bellagio to Portofino is 255 km. It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to drive from Bellagio to Portofino.

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  • Distance: 117 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Bellagio to Portofino once a week. Tickets cost $15 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bellagio to Portofino via Como - Piazza Matteotti, Milano Lampugnano, and Santa Margherita Ligure FS in around 7 h 19 min.

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

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 Lecco to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $33
Bus operators
ASF Autolinee srl
Phone
031 247 249
Website
asfautolinee.it
Bus from Bellagio Via Vitali Scuole to Como Stazione Autolinee
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
asfautolinee.it
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Santa Margherita Ligure
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
autostradale.it
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