There are 11 ways to get from Genoa to Berlin by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Genoa to Berlin Tegel  •  6h 32m

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

78€ - 197€

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Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  6h 53m

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

34€ - 190€

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Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  7h 5m

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

64€ - 222€

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  7h 2m

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

40€ - 133€

Bus to Nice, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Genova to Nice
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) NCE - SXF

68€ - 188€

Train to Pisa, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6h 42m

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

47€ - 283€

Train  •  15h 10m

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf Ice / ...

233€ - 472€

Bus  •  19h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Milan, Milan 798 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Berlin, Berlin central bus station N95

60€ - 87€

Bus via Prague  •  20h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Genova, Piazza della Vittoria to Prague, Florenc 703
  2. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm RegioJet / ...

54€ - 157€

Train, night train  •  19h 24m

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec
  3. Take the night train from Zuerich Hb to Berlin Hbf Nj

133€ - 272€

Drive  •  11h 12m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Berlin Hbf 1182 km

160€ - 240€

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The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Berlin is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 140€ and takes 7h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Genoa to Berlin is to fly which costs 75€ - 200€ and takes 6h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Genoa to Berlin station. However, there are services departing from Genoa, Genoa and arriving at Berlin, Berlin central bus station via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Genoa to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Genova Brignole and arriving at Berlin Hbf via Milano Centrale and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 10m.

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The distance between Genoa and Berlin is 961 km. The road distance is 1182 km.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Berlin without a car is to train which takes 15h 10m and costs 230€ - 480€.

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It takes approximately 6h 32m to get from Genoa to Berlin, including transfers.

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Genoa to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Genoa, Genoa station.

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Genoa to Berlin train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Genova Brignole station.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Berlin is to fly which takes 6h 32m and costs 75€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 230€ - 480€ and takes 15h 10m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 19h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Genoa to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 960.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 32m

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

Lufthansa, Alitalia and four other airlines fly from Genoa to Berlin hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Genoa to Berlin Hbf via Milano Centrale and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 15h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 600€
Flights from Genoa to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
280€ - 600€
Flights from Genoa to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
280€ - 600€
Flights from Genoa to Berlin Tegel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 600€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 450€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 450€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 310€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Schoenefeld via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 330€
Flights from Nice to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Nice to Berlin Schoenefeld via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Nice to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 410€
Flights from Pisa to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 470€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 230€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 120€
Flights from Pisa to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 440€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 310€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 310€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Schoenefeld via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 440€
Flights from Nice to Berlin Schoenefeld via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 420€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Berlin Tegel via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 460€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Genoa to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 380€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Genoa to Berlin Tegel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 500€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 470€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Berlin Tegel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
340€ - 470€
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Nice to Berlin Schoenefeld via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 380€
Train operators
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 Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 11€
Base 2nd Class
17€ - 21€
Base 1st Class
27€ - 31€
Train from Genova Brignole to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 11€
Base 2nd Class
18€ - 23€
Base 1st Class
29€ - 33€
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 Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
18€ - 20€
Train from Genova Brignole to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
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 Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 19€
Base Standard
30€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Genova Brignole to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Malpensa Express
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130€ - 280€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
130€ - 180€
1st Class
200€ - 280€
Train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
75€ - 110€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Genova to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Genova, Via Fanti D'italia to Milano - Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Genova, Piazza della Vittoria to Prague, Florenc
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Prague, Florenc to Berlin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Eurolines FR
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Genoa to Milan
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
alsa.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Berlin, ZOB am Funkturm
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
RegioJet
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Prague Florenc Central Bus Station to Berlin Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 95€
Website
Comati PSG

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There is no direct flight from Genoa Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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

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Genoa to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Berlin Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Genoa to Berlin is 1182 km. It takes approximately 11h 12m to drive from Genoa to Berlin.

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Alitalia, KLM, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Genoa Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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Book your Genoa to Berlin bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1320+ hotels available in Berlin. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Genoa Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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