There are 8 ways to get from Genoa to Corsica by train, car ferry, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train, car ferry via Nice  •  10 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia Ic / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio

$60 - $170

Cheapest option

Car ferry, train  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Bastia
  2. Take the train from Bastia to Ajaccio Gare

$56 - $93

6 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Livorno
  2. Take the car ferry from Livorno to Bastia
  3. Take the bus from Bastia to Ajaccio

Train, car ferry  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Livorno Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Livorno to Bastia
  3. Take the train from Bastia to Ajaccio Gare

$92 - $178

Car ferry, bus  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Bastia
  2. Take the bus from Bastia to Ajaccio

Bus, fly to Calvi  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Calvi (CLY) NCE - CLY

$123 - $368

Bus, fly to Ajaccio  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Ajaccio (AJA) NCE - AJA

$105 - $244

Bus, fly to Bastia  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Bastia (BIA) NCE - BIA

$100 - $259

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

There is no direct connection from Genoa to Ajaccio. However, you can take the train to Ventimiglia, take the train to Nice-Riquier, take the walk to Riquier, take the line 20 bus to Le Port Arson, take the walk to Nice, then take the car ferry to Ajaccio. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Genoa to Ajaccio via Livorno, Stazione Centrale A, Della Repubblica, Livorno, and Bastia in around 12 h 13 min.

Airlines
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Nice to Calvi
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Nice to Bastia
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
CF Corse
Website
train-corse.com
Train from Bastia to Ajaccio Gare
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Website
cf-corse.fr
Schedules at
train-corse.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Livorno
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Euro Corse Voyages
Website
eurocorse.com
Bus from Bastia to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
eurocorse.com
Eurolines IT
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Livorno to Bastia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Moby S.p.A
Phone
+49 (0)611 14020
Email
info@moby.it
Website
mobylines.com
Car ferry from Genoa to Bastia
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Schedules at
mobylines.com
Standard car
$40 - $60
Low season
$28 - $40
High season
$40 - $65

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Genoa and Corsica is 249 km.

The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Corsica is to car ferry and train which costs 45€ - 80€ and takes 15 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from Genoa to Corsica is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 1 min and costs 100€ - 320€.

It takes approximately 10 h 40 min to get from Genoa to Corsica, including transfers.