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There are 7 ways to get from Florence to Genoa by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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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Train  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Campo Marte to Genova Brignole Fb / ...

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Florence to Gênes 144.4 miles

$13 - $16

5 alternative options

Train via Pisa Centrale  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole Fb / ...

$28 - $48

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Terminal Bus to Genoa - Piazza della Vittoria Baltour / ...

$13 - $60

Train, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pisa to Genova

$17 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Genoa 143 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Genoa (GOA) FLR - GOA

$52 - $306

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Genoa is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 14€ and takes 3 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Genoa is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Firenze Terminal Bus and arriving at Genoa - Piazza della Vittoria. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze Campo Marte and arriving at Genova Brignole. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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The distance between Florence and Genoa is 197 km. The road distance is 228.9 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs 27€ - 40€.

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The train from Firenze Campo Marte to Genova Brignole takes 2 h 37 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Florence to Genoa bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, depart from Firenze Terminal Bus station.

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Florence to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze Campo Marte station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Genoa is to train which takes 2 h 37 min and costs 27€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 50 min, you could also fly, which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 122.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 37 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Genoa, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Florence to Genoa twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 37 min. Alternatively, SAIS Autolinee operates a bus from Florence to Genoa once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $340
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
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 Firenze Campo Marte to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $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 Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Firenze Terminal Bus to Genoa - Piazza della Vittoria
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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 Florence, Florence to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Pisa to Genova
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Florence to Gênes
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

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

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Florence to Genoa bus services, operated by SAIS Autolinee, arrive at Genoa - Piazza della Vittoria station.

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Florence to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Genoa is 229 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Florence to Genoa.

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KLM, Air Dolomiti, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Genoa Airport.

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Book your Florence to Genoa bus tickets online with Distribusion, Busbud and FlixBus.

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There are 1458+ hotels available in Genoa. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Florence and Genoa. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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