There are 9 ways to get from Bordeaux to Genoa by plane, train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Genoa  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Genoa (GOA) BOD - GOA

$58 - $266

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  7 h 35 min

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

$38 - $1,359

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Fly to Nice, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Nice (NCE) BOD - NCE
  2. Take the train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe

$66 - $242

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7 h 27 min

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

$57 - $232

Fly to Marseille, train  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Marseille (MRS) BOD - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe

$98 - $286

Train  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec

$152 - $220

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Nice, Nice N718
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa N728 / ...

$60 - $101

Bus Eurolines IT  •  27 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Genova

$62 - $168

Drive  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Genoa 627.7 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Genoa is to bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 14 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bordeaux to Genoa is to fly and train which costs 45€ - 200€ and takes 7 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arriving at Genoa, Genoa via Nice, Nice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux-St-Jean and arriving at Genova Piazza Principe via Marseille-Saint-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 46 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Genoa is 755 km. The road distance is 1004.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 12 h 46 min and costs 130€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to get from Bordeaux to Genoa, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean station.

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Bordeaux to Genoa train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Bordeaux-St-Jean station.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Genoa is to fly which takes 7 h 28 min and costs 45€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 130€ - 190€ and takes 12 h 46 min, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 14 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bordeaux Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 471.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 28 min

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Genoa, Italy?

Volotea, Air France and five other airlines fly from Bordeaux to Genoa every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bordeaux to Genoa via Marseille-St-Charles and Marseille-Saint-Charles in around 12 h 46 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Flights from Bordeaux to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Bordeaux to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Flights from Bordeaux to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Bordeaux to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Flights from Bordeaux to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Genoa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$17 - $110
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Genoa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $210
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 Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
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
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
thello.com
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
pass.rzd.ru
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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
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 Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Giuliano s.a.s di Giuliano Renato &C.
Phone
+39 0974.836185
Website
giulianobus.com
Bus from Turin to Genova
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
giulianobus.com
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Turin to Genova
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
saj.it

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