There are 9 ways to get from Lisbon to Genoa by plane, bus, train 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 to Genoa  •  7h 42m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Genoa (GOA) LIS - GOA

70€ - 280€

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  8h 39m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) LIS - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

53€ - 562€

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Fly to Nice, bus  •  8h 18m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Nice (NCE) LIS - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia

74€ - 461€

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8h 19m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) LIS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

62€ - 448€

Fly to Pisa, train  •  8h 19m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Pisa (PSA) LIS - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole

71€ - 504€

Train  •  27h 28m

  1. Take the train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Entroncamento to Badajoz Re
  3. Take the train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias 197 / ...
  4. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Marseille St Charles Ave
  5. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Genova P.Za Principe Ec

158€ - 234€

Bus  •  35h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon - Oriente to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia Lisbon - Oriente > Fatima > Leiria > Pombal > Coimbra > Viseu > Celorico da Beira > Vilar Formoso > Fuentes de Onoro - Portugal > Fuentes de Onoro - Espagne > Ciudad Rodrigo > Salamanca > Valladolid > Bilbao > Conex San Sebastian > San Sebastián > Biriatou - Spain > Biriatou - France > Bayonne > Pau - University > Tarbes > Toulouse > Carcassonne > Narbonne - Croix Sud > Montpellier > Nîmes > Avignon - Le Pontet > Marseille - St-Charles Bus station > Aix-en-Provence > Cannes > Nice - Airport > Tunnel de la Giraude - France > Tunnel de la Giraude - Italie > Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia > Milan - San Donato > Milan

161€ - 231€

Bus via Nice Airport (NCE)  •  36h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon Sete Rios to Nice, Nice Airport N1155
  2. Take the bus from Nice Aéroport to Genova, Piazza della Vittoria 703

105€ - 138€

Drive  •  19h 1m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Genoa 2019.6 km

270€ - 400€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lisbon to Genoa is to bus via Nice Airport (NCE) which costs 100€ - 140€ and takes 36h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Lisbon to Genoa is to fly which costs 70€ - 280€ and takes 7h 42m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lisbon to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia and arriving at Genova P.Za Principe via Entroncamento, Badajoz, Madrid-Puerta De Atocha and Marseille St Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27h 28m.

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The distance between Lisbon and Genoa is 1627 km. The road distance is 2019.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 27h 28m and costs 150€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 7h 42m to get from Lisbon to Genoa, including transfers.

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Lisbon to Genoa train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Genoa is to fly which takes 7h 42m and costs 70€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 240€ and takes 27h 28m, you could also bus, which costs 160€ - 240€ and takes 35h 2m.

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There is no direct flight from Lisbon Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 5m and has one stopover.

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Genoa is 1h ahead of Lisbon. It is currently 9:08 PM in Lisbon and 10:08 PM in Genoa.

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  • Distance: 1627.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 42m

What companies run services between Lisbon, Portugal and Genoa, Italy?

Air France, Lufthansa and nine other airlines fly from Lisbon to Genoa hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lisbon to Genoa via Entroncamento, Badajoz, Madrid-Atocha Cercanias, Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, and Marseille St Charles in around 27h 28m.

Airlines
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 270€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 750€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Porto
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 270€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Bergamo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 190€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Genoa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 270€
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
12€ - 160€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Bergamo via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
12€ - 160€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
12€ - 160€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Bergamo via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
12€ - 160€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 800€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 800€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 700€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 750€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 750€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 750€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Genoa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 370€
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 900€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Genoa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 1100€
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 650€
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Casablanca
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 1000€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Lisbon to Nice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 470€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 490€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
85€ - 340€
Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
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 Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
18€ - 20€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 19€
Base Standard
30€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Lisboa - Santa Apolonia to Entroncamento
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
7€ - 11€
Train from Entroncamento to Badajoz
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
12€ - 18€
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Badajoz to Madrid-Atocha Cercanias
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Renfe Viajeros
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Marseille St Charles
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85€ - 130€
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Marseille St Charles to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Nice - Airport to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Lisbon - Oriente to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
33h 55m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
160€ - 230€
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon Sete Rios to Nice, Nice Airport
Ave. Duration
31h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
85€ - 110€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice Aéroport to Genova, Piazza della Vittoria
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Eurolines FR

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Lisbon to Genoa train services, operated by Thello, arrive at Genova P.Za Principe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lisbon to Genoa is 2020 km. It takes approximately 19h 1m to drive from Lisbon to Genoa.

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Iberia, KLM, Ryanair and four other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Genoa Airport.

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There are 1770+ hotels available in Genoa. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Lisbon to Lisbon Airport is to shuttle which takes 16 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

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