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There are 7 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly to Genoa  •  3h 20m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Genoa (GOA) BER - GOA

€55 - €150

6 alternative options

Fly to Nice, bus  •  5h 55m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Nice (NCE) BER - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice Airport to Savona

€67 - €232

Train  •  17h 6m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez Ice
  2. Take the train from Spiez to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe Ic / ...

€348 - €667

Bus  •  21h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan N95
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Genoa N177 / ...

€65 - €86

Bus via Szczecin  •  26h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Szczecin Train Station Berlin Schönefeld Flughafen - Szczecin
  2. Take the bus from Szczecin to Genova

€73 - €95

Night train, train  •  20h 3m

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Suedkreuz to Zuerich Hb Nj
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Genova P.Za Principe Ec

€184 - €349

Drive  •  10h 43m

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) 1186.9 km

€140 - €220

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) by train

The train journey time between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Genoa Airport (GOA) is around 22h 54m and covers a distance of around 1433 km. The fastest train normally takes 17h 47m. Operated by S-Bahn Berlin, Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE and others, the Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) train service departs from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arrives in Genova Sestri Ponen.. Typically 11 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
22h 54m
Fastest train time:
17h 47m
Trains per week:
11
Cheapest price:
€248
Carbon emissions:
75 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
01:14
Last train departs at:
10:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Genoa Airport (GOA) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Genoa Airport (GOA) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Genoa Airport (GOA) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) is to bus which costs €65 - €90 and takes 21h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) is to fly which costs €55 - €150 and takes 3h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA). However, there are services departing from Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Genova Sestri Ponen. via Berlin Ostbahnhof, Spiez, Milano Centrale and Genova P.Za Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 6m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Genoa Airport (GOA) is 948 km. The road distance is 1186.9 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) without a car is to train which takes 17h 6m and costs €340 - €700.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Genoa (GOA), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Ostbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) is to fly which takes 3h 20m and costs €55 - €150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €340 - €700 and takes 17h 6m, you could also bus, which costs €65 - €90 and takes 21h 8m.

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Genova P.Za Principe station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA).
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  • Distance: 948.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 20m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Genoa Airport (GOA), Italy?

Lufthansa, KLM and eight other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) via Berlin Ostbahnhof, Spiez, Milano Centrale, and Genova P.Za Principe in around 17h 6m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €500
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Genoa via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €340
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €340
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Genoa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €270
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Genoa via Bari
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Genoa via Tirana
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €300
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€170 - €240
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Spiez
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€270 - €480
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Spiez to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €190
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
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 P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €20
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€29 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Thello
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nice Airport to Savona
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Milan
Ave. Duration
15h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
Follow me! Interglobus
Phone
(+48) 91 48 50 422
Email
biuro@followme.pl
Website
interglobus.pl
Bus from Berlin Schönefeld Airport to Szczecin Train Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19
Website
Follow me! Interglobus
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Genova
Ave. Duration
21h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA) is 1187 km. It takes approximately 10h 43m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Genoa Airport (GOA).

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