There are 11 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  •  4 h 37 min

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

$112 - $440

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Bus Ouibus  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Piazza Vittoria to Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Frankfurt Ouibus

$31 - $41

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Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  5 h 45 min

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

$117 - $343

Train to Turin, fly  •  6 h 49 min

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

$111 - $361

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  6 h 22 min

  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 - $312

Bus to Nice, fly  •  6 h 16 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 Frankfurt (FRA) NCE - FRA

$110 - $303

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly  •  6 h 27 min

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

$72 - $269

Train via Basel SBB  •  10 h 31 min

  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 - $291

Train Trenitalia  •  10 h 37 min

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

$111 - $303

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N307

$50 - $85

Drive  •  7 h 50 min

  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 26€ - 35€ and takes 14 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 95€ - 380€ and takes 4 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Genoa, Genoa and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 10 min.

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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 10 h 31 min.

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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 10 h 31 min and costs 110€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min 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 4 h 37 min and costs 95€ - 380€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 110€ - 250€ and takes 10 h 31 min, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 13 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 397.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

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

Lufthansa flies from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Genoa to Frankfurt am Main via Milano Centrale and Basel SBB in around 10 h 31 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Genoa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Turin to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$1,700 - $3,400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Nice to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
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
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$80 - $200
Train from Milano Centrale to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
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
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $26
Train from Genova Brignole to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Milano Centrale to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $280
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Eurolines 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Genoa, Piazza Vittoria to Zürich, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus

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

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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 7 h 50 min 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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Book your Genoa to Frankfurt am Main train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Genoa to Frankfurt am Main bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 674+ hotels available in Frankfurt am Main. Prices start at $57 USD 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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