There are 9 ways to get from Portofino to Geneva by train, bus, car 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  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Milano Centrale Ic
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Geneve Eurocity / ...

$99 - $168

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  11 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Savona Reg
  2. Take the bus from Savona to Torino
  3. Take the bus from Torino to Geneva

$36 - $67

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Bus  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Milano Lampugnano 27
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Geneva 507 / ...

$48 - $78

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Portofino to Geneva 262.8 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  6 h 22 min

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

$65 - $252

Fly from Genoa  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Geneva (GVA) GOA - GVA

$104 - $268

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Geneva (GVA) MXP - GVA

$114 - $271

Bus to Nice, fly  •  8 h 12 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 Geneva (GVA) NCE - GVA

$76 - $187

Train to Pisa, fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Geneva (GVA) PSA - GVA

$72 - $322

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portofino to Geneva is to train and bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 11 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portofino to Geneva is to drive which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The distance between Portofino and Geneva is 319 km. The road distance is 420.5 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Portofino to Geneva, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portofino to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Portofino and arriving at Geneva via Santa Margherita Ligure and Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 58 min.

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The nearest airport to Geneva is Geneva (GVA) Airport which is 4.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Lyon (LYS) (98.4 km), Berne (BRN) (130.4 km), Turin (TRN) (161.6 km) and Basel (BSL) (187.7 km).

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Map of how to get from Portofino to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 199.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 23 min

What companies run services between Portofino, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Portofino to Geneva via Santa Margherita Ligure, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Milano Centrale in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portofino to Geneva via Santa Margherita Ligure, Milano Lampugnano, and Milan, Milan in around 10 h 58 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $190
Flights from Pisa to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $190
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Nice to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Savona
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Bus operators
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Schedules at
autostradale.it
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Savona to Torino
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Autolinee Giuliano s.a.s di Giuliano Renato &C.
Phone
+39 0974.836185
Website
giulianobus.com
Bus from Savona to Turin
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
giulianobus.com
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Torino to Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Torino Autostazione Corso Vittorio Emanuele II to Genève Gare Routiere Place Dorcière
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
eurolines.it

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