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There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Paris Orly to Nice, bus  •  6h 23m

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

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Bus  •  16h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Genoa N719 / ...

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Fly Paris CDG to Genoa  •  4h 55m

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

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7h 30m

  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 P.Za Principe

Fly Paris CDG to Turin, train  •  7h 37m

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

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Linate, train  •  7h 44m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Linate (LIN) CDG - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Lambrate to Genova P.Za Principe

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Linate, train  •  7h 54m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Linate (LIN) ORY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Lambrate to Genova P.Za Principe

Train  •  8h 22m

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

Drive  •  8h 44m

  1. Drive from Paris Bercy to Genova Piazza Principe Station 907.5 km

Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station by train

The train journey time between Paris and Genova Piazza Principe Station is around 8h 49m and covers a distance of around 876 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 10m. The fastest train normally takes 8h 46m. Operated by TGV inOui, Trenitalia, Trenitalia Intercity and others, the Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station train service departs from Paris Gare De Lyon and arrives in Genova P.Za Principe. Typically 15 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
7h 38m
Layover time:
1h 10m
Total time:
8h 49m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
8h 46m
Train distance:
876 km
Trains per week:
15
Cheapest price:
€119
Carbon emissions:
46 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:39
Last train departs at:
14:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station train schedules

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Conditions of entry into Italy from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • COVID-19 testing required within 72 hours from entering the country
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Martinique, Mayotte, Monaco, Réunion and United Kingdom unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from France.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Genova Piazza Principe Station is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Genova Piazza Principe Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Genova Piazza Principe Station is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Italy.

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Last updated: 15 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station is to bus which costs €29 - €65 and takes 16h 24m.

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The fastest way to get from Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station is to fly. Taking this option will cost €70 - €230 and takes 4h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris and arriving at Genoa. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 16h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare De Lyon and arriving at Genova P.Za Principe via Torino Porta Susa and Torino Lingotto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 22m.

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The distance between Paris and Genova Piazza Principe Station is 703 km. The road distance is 907.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station without a car is to train which takes 8h 22m and costs €110 - €210.

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It takes approximately 6h 23m to get from Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station, including transfers.

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Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

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Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station 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 Genova Piazza Principe Station is to fly which takes 4h 55m and costs €70 - €230. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €110 - €210 and takes 8h 22m, you could also bus, which costs €29 - €65 and takes 16h 24m.

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  • Distance: 703.3 km
  • Duration: 6h 23m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Genova Piazza Principe Station, Italy?

Volotea and Lufthansa fly from Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris Bercy to Genova Piazza Principe Station via Torino Porta Susa and Torino Lingotto in around 8h 22m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €310
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €500
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €310
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €280
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €340
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €250
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €250
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €190
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €410
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €440
Flights from Paris CDG to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €240
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €550
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €290
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Bastia
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €500
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €310
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €150
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €200
Train operators
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
Hourly
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
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
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 P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Train from Milano Lambrate to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€9 - €14
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 P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €20
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €20
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €22
Train from Milano Lambrate to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €19
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€17 - €19
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€14 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€14 - €19
Base Standard
€29 - €40
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Thello
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Lambrate to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Milano Lambrate to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €90
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€35 - €50
1st Class
€65 - €90
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 38m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
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 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Blablabus
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 to Genoa
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Nice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Genoa station.

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Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Genova P.Za Principe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station is 908 km. It takes approximately 8h 44m to drive from Paris to Genova Piazza Principe Station.

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Air Corsica, easyJet and Air France offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Nice Airport.

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There are 1375+ hotels available in Genova Piazza Principe Station. 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 €5 - €9.

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