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There are 2 ways to get from Ceva to Portofino by train or car

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Train  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the train from Ceva to Savona Re
  2. Take the train from Savona to Rapallo Re / ...

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Drive  •  1h 39m

  1. Drive from Ceva to Portofino 134.6 km

Ceva to Portofino by train and bus

The journey time between Ceva and Portofino is around 5h 37m and covers a distance of around 126 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 19m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 39m. Operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Intercity and AMT Genova, the Ceva to Portofino service departs from Ceva and arrives in Chiesa Divo Martino. Typically 38 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 18m
Layover time:
2h 19m
Total time:
5h 37m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 39m
Journey distance:
126 km
Services per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
Last service departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ceva to Portofino train and bus schedules

Ceva → Portofino
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1500

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Portofino is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Portofino is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Portofino is 1.5 metres.

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

Last updated: 17 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ceva to Portofino is to train which costs €12 - €23 and takes 4h 26m.

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The fastest way to get from Ceva to Portofino is to drive. Taking this option will cost €17 - €25 and takes 1h 39m.

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The distance between Ceva and Portofino is 94 km. The road distance is 134.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ceva to Portofino without a car is to train which takes 4h 26m and costs €12 - €23.

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It takes approximately 4h 26m to get from Ceva to Portofino, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ceva to Portofino is 135 km. It takes approximately 1h 39m to drive from Ceva to Portofino.

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There are 2075+ hotels available in Portofino. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ceva to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 94 km
  • Duration: 4h 26m

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

You can take a train from Ceva to Portofino via Savona, Rapallo, Rapallo F.S., S.Margherita - Hotel Lido, and S. Margherita F.S. capolinea linea 82 in around 4h 26m.

Train operators

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
+39 06 68475475
Train from Ceva to Savona
Ave. Duration
50 min
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €8
1st Class
€6 - €8
Train from Savona to Rapallo
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Estimated price
€5 - €11
1st Class
€9 - €11
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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
+39 06 68475475
Train from Savona to Rapallo
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €9

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