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 / ...

$61 - $148

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Geneva N504

$34 - $65

7 alternative options

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Milano Lampugnano 27
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station Milan > Genève - gare routière > Paris centre - Bercy / ...

$38 - $78

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Portofino to Geneva 262.8 miles

$60 - $95

Fly from Genoa  •  8 h

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

$96 - $253

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly  •  7 h 58 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

$108 - $256

Train to Milan Linate, fly  •  6 h

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

$113 - $387

Bus to Nice, fly  •  8 h 10 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

$70 - $171

Train to Pisa, fly  •  6 h 48 min

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

$64 - $308

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 in around 9 h 2 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 Genoa to Geneva via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
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
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
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
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
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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Genoa to Geneva via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
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
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Milan Linate to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $340
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Geneve
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$35 - $110
First
$85 - $180
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
$22 - $35
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Milan to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Geneva
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Portofino to Geneva?

The distance between Portofino and Geneva is 319 km. The road distance is 420 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Portofino to Geneva?

The cheapest way to get from Portofino to Geneva is to bus which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 9 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Portofino to Geneva?

The quickest way to get from Portofino to Geneva is to drive which takes 4 h 37 min and costs 50€ - 75€.

Is there a direct bus between Portofino and Geneva?

No, there is no direct bus from Portofino to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Portofino and arriving at Geneva - Bus station via Santa Margherita Ligure and Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Portofino to Geneva?

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