There are 8 ways to get from Portofino to Corsica by train, car ferry, bus or plane

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, carferry, bus  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Rapallo to Livorno Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the carferry from Livorno to Bastia
  3. Take the bus from Bastia to Ajaccio

Cheapest option

Car ferry, train  •  18 h 24 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Bastia
  2. Take the train from Bastia to Ajaccio Gare

$61 - $103

6 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia Reg / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio

$62 - $177

Train, carferry  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Livorno Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the carferry from Livorno to Bastia
  3. Take the train from Bastia to Ajaccio Gare

$94 - $182

Car ferry, bus  •  16 h 55 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Bastia
  2. Take the bus from Bastia to Ajaccio

Bus, fly to Bastia  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Bastia (BIA) NCE - BIA

$130 - $304

Bus, fly to Calvi  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
  2. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Calvi (CLY) NCE - CLY

$126 - $378

Line 882 bus, train, bus, fly to Ajaccio  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 882 bus from Portofino to Santa Margherita Ligure
  2. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Genova Brignole
  3. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
  4. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Ajaccio (AJA) NCE - AJA

$103 - $251

Questions & Answers

The distance between Portofino and Corsica is 238 km.

The best way to get from Portofino to Corsica without a car is to train and carferry and bus which takes 13 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 h 8 min to get from Portofino to Corsica, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Bastia Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Air Corsica offers flights from Nice Airport to Bastia Airport.

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There are 122+ hotels available in Corsica. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Portofino to Corsica.
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  • Distance: 148.8 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 8 min

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

There is no direct connection from Portofino to Ajaccio. However, you can take the line 882 bus to Santa Margherita Ligure, take the line 7 bus to Rapallo, take the train to Livorno Centrale, take the walk to Stazione Centrale B, take the bus to Della Repubblica, take the walk to Livorno, take the carferry to Bastia, then take the bus to Ajaccio. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Portofino to Ajaccio via Santa Margherita Ligure, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, Genova Piazza Principe, Ventimiglia, Nice-Riquier, Riquier, Le Port Arson, and Nice in around 13 h 44 min.

Airlines
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Nice to Bastia
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Nice to Calvi
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Nice to Calvi via Bastia
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Train operators
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 Rapallo to Livorno Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Chiavari to Livorno Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $6
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
thello.com
CF Corse
Website
train-corse.com
Train from Bastia to Ajaccio Gare
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Website
cf-corse.fr
Schedules at
train-corse.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Corsica Ferries
Phone
+33.4.95.32.95.95
Website
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Livorno to Bastia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Nice to Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Schedules at
corsica-ferries.co.uk
Moby S.p.A
Phone
+49 (0)611 14020
Email
info@moby.it
Website
mobylines.com
Car ferry from Genoa to Bastia
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Schedules at
mobylines.com
Standard car
$40 - $60
Low season
$28 - $40
High season
$40 - $60

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