There are 10 ways to get from Berlin to Genoa by plane, train, bus, night 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 Berlin Tegel to Genoa  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Genoa (GOA) TXL - GOA

$89 - $328

Cheapest option

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Milan Bergamo, train  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) SXF - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe

$34 - $211

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Fly Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) TXL - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe

$78 - $274

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) SXF - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe

$47 - $204

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Pisa (PSA) SXF - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole

$65 - $319

Train  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Basel SBB Ice
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Ec / ...

$286 - $478

Bus FlixBus  •  21 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Milan, Milan N95
  2. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour / ...

$75 - $148

Bus Autokar Polska  •  26 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Alexanderstraße to Szczecin Glowny Krzystofa Kolumba
  2. Take the bus from Szczecin to Genova

$60 - $90

Night train, train  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Take the night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Zürich HB Nj
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole Rv / ...

$273 - $419

Drive  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Genoa 742.9 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Genoa is to bus which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 26 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Genoa is to fly which costs 75€ - 280€ and takes 5 h 24 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Genova Piazza Principe via Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 26 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Genoa is 961 km. The road distance is 1188.7 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 14 h 26 min and costs 240€ - 410€.

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

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Berlin to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Genoa train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Genoa is to fly which takes 5 h 24 min and costs 75€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 240€ - 410€ and takes 14 h 26 min, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 21 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Genoa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Berlin to Genoa bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 600.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 24 min

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Genoa, Italy?

easyJet, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Berlin to Genoa every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Genoa via Basel SBB and Milano Centrale in around 14 h 26 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa via Billund
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$17 - $210
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $410
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Train operators
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
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
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 Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Berlin Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$180 - $280
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
12 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$210 - $330
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
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano to Genoa, Piazza Vittoria
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Genova
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Interglobus
Phone
(+48) 91 48 50 422
Email
biuro@followme.pl
Website
interglobus.pl
Bus from Berlin Alexanderstraße to Szczecin Glowny Krzystofa Kolumba
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
interglobus.pl
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Genova
Ave. Duration
23 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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