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There are 11 ways to get from Paris to Portofino 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, line 82 bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Genoa (GOA) CDG - GOA
  2. Take the line 82 bus from Santa Margherita Ligure FS to Portofino

$65 - $302

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Fly Paris Orly to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Linate (LIN) ORY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$80 - $284

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Linate, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Milan Linate (LIN) CDG - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$77 - $246

Fly Paris Orly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Pisa (PSA) ORY - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari

$81 - $314

Fly Paris Orly to Nice, train  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE
  2. Take the train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe

$81 - $257

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 28 min

  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 S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$69 - $233

Fly Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 53 min

  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 S.Margherita Ligure Portofino

$76 - $215

Train  •  11 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Ic / ...

$188 - $261

Bus  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Milan, Milan N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Santa Margherita Ligure 27

$73 - $117

Thello, train  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale 221 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Ic / ...

$111 - $172

Drive  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Portofino 595.9 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Portofino is to bus which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 16 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Portofino is to fly and line 82 bus which costs 55€ - 270€ and takes 6 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Portofino. However, there are services departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Portofino via Milano Lampugnano and Santa Margherita Ligure FS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 43 min.

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The distance between Paris and Portofino is 728 km. The road distance is 953.4 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Portofino without a car is to train which takes 11 h 34 min and costs 160€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Paris to Portofino, including transfers.

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Paris to Portofino bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Portofino is to train which takes 11 h 34 min and costs 160€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 16 h 43 min.

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

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Paris to Portofino bus services, operated by Autostradale, arrive at Santa Margherita Ligure station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 455.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Paris to Portofino via Lausanne, Milano Centrale, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Santa Margherita Ligure FS in around 11 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Portofino via Milan, Milan, Milano Lampugnano, Santa Margherita Ligure, and Santa Margherita Ligure FS in around 16 h 43 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $1,900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $250
Flights from Paris Orly to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Aigle Azur
Website
aigle-azur.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Milan Linate via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Train operators
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
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Pisa Centrale to Chiavari
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
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
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
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 3 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
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
thello.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$120 - $180
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Lausanne to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.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 Paris, Paris to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Santa Margherita Ligure
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
autostradale.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Portofino is 953 km. It takes approximately 9 h 20 min to drive from Paris to Portofino.

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

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There are 1623+ hotels available in Portofino. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs 10€.

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