There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Genoa by plane, bus, train, night 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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Fly Paris CDG to Genoa  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Genoa (GOA) CDG - GOA

76€ - 393€

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Night train, train  •  13h 15m

  1. Take the night train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Milano Centrale En
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole Ic / ...

50€ - 112€

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Fly Paris Orly to Nice, bus  •  6h 36m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia

67€ - 267€

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Linate, train  •  7h 24m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Linate (LIN) CDG - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

58€ - 310€

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) CDG - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

53€ - 341€

Fly Paris CDG to Turin, train  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Turin (TRN) CDG - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole

83€ - 378€

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Linate, train  •  7h 15m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Linate (LIN) ORY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

70€ - 283€

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ORY - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole

70€ - 354€

Train  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole Re / ...

121€ - 203€

Bus  •  16h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Genoa, Genoa N719

50€ - 65€

Drive  •  8h 52m

  1. Drive from Paris Bercy to Genoa 917.6 km

120€ - 190€

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Genoa is to bus which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 16h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Genoa is to fly which costs 75€ - 400€ and takes 5h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine and arriving at Genoa, Genoa. Services depart four times a week, and operate Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 16h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Genova Brignole via Torino Porta Susa and Torino Lingotto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 33m.

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The distance between Paris and Genoa is 706 km. The road distance is 917.6 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Genoa without a car is to train which takes 8h 33m and costs 120€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 5h 9m to get from Paris to Genoa, including transfers.

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Paris to Genoa bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Paris to Genoa train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Genoa is to fly which takes 5h 9m and costs 75€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 210€ and takes 8h 33m, you could also bus, which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 16h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 705.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 9m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Genoa, Italy?

Air France and Lufthansa fly from Paris to Genoa 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris Bercy to Genoa via Torino Porta Susa and Torino Lingotto in around 8h 33m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 290€
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 350€
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 440€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 150€
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 330€
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 350€
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 370€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 180€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
410€ - 1200€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 350€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
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
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
18€ - 20€
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 22€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 19€
Base Standard
30€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Blablabus
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
alsa.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Genoa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Genoa is 918 km. It takes approximately 8h 52m to drive from Paris to Genoa.

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Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Genoa Airport.

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Book your Paris to Genoa train tickets online with Omio and Omio.

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Book your Paris to Genoa bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are 1893+ hotels available in Genoa. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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