There are 3 ways to get from Genoa to Modena by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Modena Rv

$18 - $40

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Bus  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana 482

$13 - $22

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Genoa to Modena 160.8 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Genoa to Modena station. However, there are services departing from Genoa, Genoa and arriving at Modena Station via Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genova Brignole and arriving at Modena. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 2 min.

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The distance between Genoa and Modena is 159 km. The road distance is 257.3 km.

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The best way to get from Genoa to Modena without a car is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs .

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The train from Genova Brignole to Modena takes 3 h 2 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Genoa to Modena is to train which takes 3 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 21 min.

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Genoa to Modena bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana station.

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Genoa to Modena train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Modena station.

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Map of how to get from Genoa to Modena.
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  • Distance: 99.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 2 min

What companies run services between Genoa, Italy and Modena, Italy?

Trenitalia operates a train from Genoa to Modena once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Genoa to Modena once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
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 Modena
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
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 Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia AV Mediopadana
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Genoa to Modena is 257 km. It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to drive from Genoa to Modena.

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