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There are 12 ways to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly from Genoa  •  4h 36m

  1. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GOA - FRA

$112 - $439

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Bus Ouibus  •  15h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano Baltour / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Frankfurt Ouibus

$35 - $69

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Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  6h

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Frankfurt (FRA) LIN - FRA

$118 - $340

Train to Turin, fly  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Frankfurt (FRA) TRN - FRA

$110 - $360

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  6h 20m

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Frankfurt (FRA) MXP - FRA

$121 - $311

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Frankfurt (FRA) BGY - FRA

$72 - $268

Train, train to Nice, fly  •  7h 58m

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
  2. Take the train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de St-Laurent-du-Var
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NCE - FRA

$105 - $315

Train via Basel SBB  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$135 - $280

Train Trenitalia  •  10h 35m

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ece / ...

$111 - $293

Bus FlixBus  •  13h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Heidelberg N177
  2. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 108 / ...

$49 - $81

Drive, train  •  8h 52m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

$147 - $224

Drive  •  7h 50m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main 507.2 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 15h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 95€ - 390€ and takes 4h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main station. However, there are services departing from Genoa, Genoa and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station via Heidelberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Genova Piazza Principe and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 7m.

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The distance between Genoa and Frankfurt am Main is 635 km. The road distance is 811.5 km.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main without a car is to train which takes 10h 7m and costs 110€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4h 36m to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Genoa to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Genoa, Genoa station.

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Genoa to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Genova Piazza Principe station.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 4h 36m and costs 95€ - 390€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 110€ - 250€ and takes 10h 7m, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 13h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 397.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 36m

What companies run services between Genoa, Italy and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB in around 10h 7m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Genoa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $7,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $200
Train operators
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 Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
Train from Basel Sbb to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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 Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Milano Centrale to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $270
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
thello.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $26
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Heidelberg to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Baltour
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Genova to Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
Autostradale
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Genoa Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Genoa to Frankfurt am Main bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station.

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Genoa to Frankfurt am Main train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Genoa to Frankfurt am Main is 812 km. It takes approximately 7h 50m to drive from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Genoa Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 689+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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

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