There are 10 ways to get from Munich to Portofino by train, bus, night train, 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.

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Train  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Ic / ...

$86 - $139

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, ZOB to Genoa, Piazza Vittoria RegioJet

$29 - $41

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Genoa, Genoa 492 / ...

$40 - $70

Night train, train  •  17 h 35 min

  1. Take the night train from München Hbf to Milano Centrale Nj
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Ic / ...

$108 - $183

Drive  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Portofino 422 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Genoa, line 882 bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Genoa (GOA) MUC - GOA
  2. Take the line 882 bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Portofino

$98 - $316

Fly to Pisa, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Pisa (PSA) MUC - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari

$116 - $380

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MUC - 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

$74 - $188

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) MUC - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$124 - $455

Fly to Turin, train  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Turin (TRN) MUC - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to Genova Brignole

$108 - $349

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Portofino is to bus which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 13 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Munich to Portofino is to fly and line 882 bus which costs 80€ - 270€ and takes 7 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Munich to Portofino. However, there are services departing from Munich, ZOB and arriving at Portofino via Genova, Rapallo and Santa Margherita Ligure. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 5 min.

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The distance between Munich and Portofino is 463 km. The road distance is 675.2 km.

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The best way to get from Munich to Portofino without a car is to train which takes 11 h and costs 70€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 11 h to get from Munich to Portofino, including transfers.

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Munich to Portofino bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Munich, ZOB station.

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The best way to get from Munich to Portofino is to train which takes 11 h and costs 70€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 31 min.

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Map of how to get from Munich to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 289.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h

What companies run services between Munich, Germany and Portofino, Italy?

You can take a train from Munich to Portofino via Verona Porta Nuova, Milano Centrale, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 11 h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Portofino twice daily. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Munich to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Flights from Munich to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Munich to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Munich to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $1,400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $330
Train operators
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 München Ost to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
13 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
bahn.de
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Intercity

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 S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Torino Porta Nuova to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $26
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Munich, ZOB to Genoa, Piazza Vittoria
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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