There are 2 ways to get from La Spezia to Portofino by train, bus or car

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Train, line 882 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...
  2. Take the line 882 bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Portofino 882 / ...

$6 - $14

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Portofino 55.9 miles

$13 - $20

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The distance between La Spezia and Portofino is 54 km. The road distance is 89.4 km.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Portofino without a car is to train and line 882 bus which takes 1 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to get from La Spezia to Portofino, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Spezia to Portofino is 89 km. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from La Spezia to Portofino.

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There are 1632+ hotels available in Portofino. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from La Spezia to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 33.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Portofino, Italy?

There is no direct connection from La Spezia to Portofino. However, you can take the train to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, take the walk to Santa Margherita Ligure, then take the line 882 bus to Portofino. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Portofino.

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 La Spezia Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Bus operators

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