There are 5 ways to get from Marseille to Portofino by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec

$50 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Nice - Airport Lyon - gare routière Perrache > Valence sud > Marseille - gare routière St-Charles > Cannes > Nice - aéroport / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Pau - Université > Tarbes > Toulouse > Carcassonne > Narbonne > Montpellier > Nîmes > Avignon Centre > Marseille - Gare routière St-Charles > Aix-en-Provence > Cannes > Nice - aéroport > Gênes > Milan

$23 - $34

3 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Marseille to Portofino 270.8 miles

$65 - $95

Fly to Genoa  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Genoa (GOA) MRS - GOA

$87 - $463

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MRS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$104 - $316

What companies run services between Marseille, France and Portofino, Italy?

SNCF operates a train from Marseille to Portofino once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 5 h 41 min. Thello also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Marseille to Portofino via Nice - Airport, Genoa, Genova - Principe FS, San Martino - Angolo Via Pastore, San Martino, Rapallo, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 9 h 11 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Naples
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Mykonos
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Marseille to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Train operators
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Intercity
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Marseille to Portofino?

The distance between Marseille and Portofino is 327 km. The road distance is 433 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Marseille to Portofino?

The cheapest way to get from Marseille to Portofino is to bus which costs 18€ - 28€ and takes 9 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Marseille to Portofino?

The quickest way to get from Marseille to Portofino is to drive which takes 4 h 27 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

Is there a direct bus between Marseille and Portofino?

No, there is no direct bus from Marseille to Portofino. However, there are services departing from Marseille - St-Charles Bus station and arriving at Portofino via Nice - Airport, Genova - Principe FS, San Martino, Rapallo and Santa Margherita Ligure. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Marseille to Portofino?

It takes approximately 7 h 57 min to get from Marseille to Portofino, including transfers.