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There are 12 ways to get from Genoa to Greece by plane, train, bus and ferry, car, car ferry or bus

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

Fly Genoa to Athens  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Athens (ATH) GOA - ATH

$101 - $353

Cheapest option

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly to Thessaloniki  •  7h 47m

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

$66 - $315

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Train to Milan Linate, fly to Athens  •  7h 46m

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

$107 - $294

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Heraklion  •  7h 25m

  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 Heraklion (HER) MXP - HER

$121 - $487

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Athens  •  8h 6m

  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 Athens (ATH) MXP - ATH

$100 - $265

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly to Athens  •  8h 1m

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

$80 - $262

Train, bus and ferry via Piazza Ugo Bassi  •  23h 13m

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Milano Centrale Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Rv / ...
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
  5. Take the train from Kalambaka to Athens

$177 - $312

Train, bus and ferry  •  24h 6m

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Bologna C.Le Rv
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
  3. Take the train from Larissa to Athens

$169 - $295

Drive, car ferry  •  27h 38m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Ancona
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Patras
  3. Drive from Patras to Athens

$182 - $381

Bus  •  36h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Genoa to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$105 - $135

Bus and ferry, bus  •  40h 15m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Genova to Fier
  2. Take the bus from Fier to Athens

$136 - $168

Drive  •  21h 59m

  1. Drive from Genoa to Athens 1409.5 miles

$330 - $490

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The cheapest way to get from Genoa to Greece is to bus which costs 90€ - 120€ and takes 36h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Genoa to Greece is to fly which costs 85€ - 310€ and takes 6h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Genoa to Greece. However, there are services departing from Genoa and arriving at Athens via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 36h 5m.

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The distance between Genoa and Greece is 1237 km. The road distance is 2255.2 km.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Greece without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 23h 13m and costs 150€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 6h 2m to get from Genoa to Greece, including transfers.

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Genoa to Greece bus services, operated by Lasta, depart from Genoa station.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Greece is to fly which takes 6h 2m and costs 85€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 90€ - 120€ and takes 36h 5m.

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The quickest flight from Genoa Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

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Genoa to Greece bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, arrive at Athens station.

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Map of how to get from Genoa to Greece.
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  • Distance: 772.9 miles
  • Duration: 6h 2m

What companies run services between Genoa, Italy and Greece?

Volotea, Alitalia and two other airlines fly from Genoa to Athens 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Genoa to Athens via Beograd in around 36h 5m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Milan Linate to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Milan Linate to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $980
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Thessaloniki via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Genoa to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $1,400
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Genoa to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Heraklion via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Athens via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
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
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
italotreno.it
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 Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Train from Genova Brignole to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kalambaka to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$19 - $24
1st Class Ticket
$27 - $35
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$37 - $43
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$46 - $51
Train from Larissa to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $50
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$17 - $22
1st Class Ticket
$24 - $30
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$34 - $39
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$42 - $46
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Ancona to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
10h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Larissa
Ave. Duration
14h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Genova to Fier
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Fier to Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Ancona to Patras
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$77 - $79
Airplane economy seats
$90 - $93
2-berth outside
$190 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200

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Greece is 1h ahead of Genoa. It is currently 10:10 AM in Genoa and 11:10 AM in Greece.

Yes, the driving distance between Genoa to Greece is 2255 km. It takes approximately 21h 59m to drive from Genoa to Greece.

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Volotea, Aegean Airlines, Lufthansa and Alitalia offer flights from Genoa Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 70+ hotels available in Greece. Prices start at $51 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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