There are 5 ways to get from Mestre to Genoa by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Genova Brignole Fr

$45 - $70

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Genoa, Genoa 481 / ...

$24 - $40

3 alternative options

Train via Milano Centrale  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole Rv / ...

$37 - $70

Drive  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Mestre to Genoa 248.2 miles

$55 - $90

Fly  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Genoa (GOA) VCE - GOA

$113 - $438

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice Mestre and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia Mestre and arriving at Genova Brignole. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Mestre and Genoa is 286 km. The road distance is 397.1 km.

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The best way to get from Mestre to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs .

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The train from Venezia Mestre to Genova Brignole takes 4 h 1 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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Mestre to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Venezia Mestre station.

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The best way to get from Mestre to Genoa is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 50 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 20 min.

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There is no direct flight from Venice Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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Mestre to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Genoa, Genoa station.

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Map of how to get from Mestre to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 179.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Mestre to Genoa once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 4 h 1 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Mestre to Genoa twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $2,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $2,300
Train operators
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 Venezia Mestre to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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 Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
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 Venice, Venice Mestre to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Mestre to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mestre to Genoa is 397 km. It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to drive from Mestre to Genoa.

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Air Dolomiti, Air France, Alitalia and Lufthansa offer flights from Venice Airport to Genoa Airport.

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Book your Mestre to Genoa bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 1476+ hotels available in Genoa. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mestre to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 14 min and costs .

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