There are 5 ways to get from Portofino to Alba by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Asti Rv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Asti - P.Zza Medaglie D'oro / Movicentro to Alba - Stazione Fs 45F

$15 - $31

4 alternative options

Train, bus Granda Bus  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Albisola Reg
  2. Take the bus from Savona - Piazza Mameli to Alba - Stazione Fs 204

Train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Torino Lingotto Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Alba Sfm

$19 - $46

Bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Rapallo to Genova 75T / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Carmagnola

$19 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Portofino to Alba 117.4 miles

$28 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Portofino to Alba. However, there are services departing from Portofino and arriving at Alba - Autostazione via Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo, Genoa and Carmagnola - Via Chiffi/Edicola. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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The distance between Portofino and Alba is 103 km. The road distance is 187.9 km.

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The best way to get from Portofino to Alba without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Portofino to Alba, including transfers.

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Portofino to Alba bus services, operated by ATP Azienda Trasporti Provinciali, depart from Rapallo station.

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The best way to get from Portofino to Alba is to train which takes 6 h 22 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 34 min.

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Portofino to Alba bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, arrive at Carmagnola station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portofino to Alba is 188 km. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Portofino to Alba.

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There are 1026+ hotels available in Alba. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Portofino to Alba.
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  • Distance: 64.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

What companies run services between Portofino, Italy and Alba, Piemonte, Italy?

You can take a train from Portofino to Alba via Santa Margherita Ligure, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, Genova Brignole, and Torino Lingotto in around 6 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portofino to Alba via Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo, Genova, Genoa, Carmagnola, and Carmagnola - Via Chiffi/Edicola in around 7 h 34 min.

Train operators
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 S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $6
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Asti
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $18
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Albisola
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Genova Brignole to Torino Lingotto
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Train from Torino Lingotto to Alba
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Bus Company S.r.l.
Website
buscompany.it
Bus from Asti - P.Zza Medaglie D'oro / Movicentro to Alba - Stazione Fs
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
buscompany.it
Granda Bus
Phone
0175 - 47.88.11
Email
consorzio@grandabus.it
Website
grandabus.it
Bus from Savona - Piazza Mameli to Alba - Stazione Fs
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
Consorzio Trasporti GRANDA BUS
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Genoa to Carmagnola
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com

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