There are 4 ways to get from Monte Carlo to Portofino by 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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Thello, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the Thello from Monaco to Genova Piazza Principe Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...

$23 - $55

Cheapest option

Train via Ventimiglia  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...

$21 - $60

2 alternative options

Train SNCF  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Menton to Genova Piazza Principe R
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...

$27 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Monte Carlo to Portofino 137 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Monte Carlo to Portofino is to Thello and train which costs 19€ - 50€ and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Monte Carlo to Portofino is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Monte Carlo and Portofino is 156 km. The road distance is 219.1 km.

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The best way to get from Monte Carlo to Portofino without a car is to Thello and train which takes 5 h 2 min and costs 19€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Monte Carlo to Portofino, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Monte Carlo to Portofino is 219 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Monte Carlo to Portofino.

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There are 1673+ hotels available in Portofino. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Monte Carlo to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 97.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 2 min

What companies run services between Monte Carlo, Monaco and Portofino, Italy?

You can take a train from Monte Carlo to Portofino via Genova Piazza Principe, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 5 h 2 min.

Train operators
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Monaco to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
thello.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Monaco Monte Carlo to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Monaco-Monte-Carlo to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
bahn.de
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 Piazza Principe to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Menton to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf

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