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There are 5 ways to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino by train, bus, 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

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Rapallo

Cheapest option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
  2. Take the bus from Chambéry to Genoa

3 alternative options

Drive

  1. Drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino

Fly to Genoa

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Genoa (GOA)

Fly to Milan Linate, train

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Linate (LIN)
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Rapallo

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The cheapest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino is to bus which costs SFr 35 - SFr 80 and takes 9h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino is to drive which costs SFr 55 - SFr 85 and takes 4h 35m.

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The distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) and Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino is 324 km. The road distance is 422.6 km.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino without a car is to train which takes 9h 37m and costs SFr 130 - SFr 290.

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It takes approximately 9h 37m to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino is to train which takes 9h 37m and costs SFr 130 - SFr 290. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 35 - SFr 80 and takes 9h 50m, you could also fly, which costs SFr 65 - SFr 190 and takes 7h 55m.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino is 423 km. It takes approximately 4h 35m to drive from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino.

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easyJet, Alitalia, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Genoa Airport.

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There are 225+ hotels available in Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino.
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  • Distance: 323.7 km
  • Duration: 9h 37m

What companies run services between Geneva Airport (GVA), Switzerland and Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino, Italy?

You can take a train from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino via Geneve, Milano Centrale, Rapallo, Rapallo F.S., S.Margherita - Hotel Lido, S. Margherita F.S. capolinea linea 82, and Hotel Splendido in around 9h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva Airport (GVA) to Splendido, A Belmond Hotel, Portofino via Chambéry, Genoa, Marittima/Principe Fs, Brignole Fs/, Genova Brignole, Rapallo, Rapallo F.S., S.Margherita - Hotel Lido, S. Margherita F.S. capolinea linea 82, and Chiesa Divo Martino in around 9h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €240
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Genoa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €420
Train operators
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 Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Twice 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 Rapallo
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€11 - €16
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 Rapallo
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €60
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €22
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€40 - €60
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 Rapallo
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €23
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€21 - €23
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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Bus operators
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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Blablabus
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva Airport to Chambéry
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Chambéry to Genoa
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€19 - €24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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