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There are 3 ways to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa N719 / ...

$7 - $70

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia Grasse - Ventimiglia-Stazione / ...
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...

$23 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa 129.1 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa is to bus which costs 6€ - 60€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 11 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nice, Nice and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa. However, there are services departing from St-Laurent-du-Var and arriving at Genova Piazza Principe via Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Nice Airport (NCE) and Genoa is 162 km. The road distance is 206.5 km.

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The best way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 6€ - 60€.

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The bus from Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nice, Nice station.

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Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa train services, operated by SNCF, depart from St-Laurent-du-Var station.

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The best way to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa is to bus which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 6€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 4 h 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 101.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between Nice Airport (NCE), France and Genoa, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa via Ventimiglia in around 4 h 24 min.

Train operators
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 St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
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 Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
thello.com
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 Nice, Nice to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
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Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Genoa, Genoa station.

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Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Genova Piazza Principe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa is 207 km. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Nice Airport (NCE) to Genoa.

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