There are 5 ways to get from Portofino to Vernazza by bus, train, ferry, taxi 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

Line 882 bus, train  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 882 bus from Portofino to Santa Margherita Ligure 882 / ...
  2. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Levanto Reg / ...

$6 - $16

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Sestri Levante Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Sestri Levante to Vernazza Reg / ...

$5 - $16

3 alternative options

Line 2 ferry, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the line 2 ferry from Portofino to Sestri Levante 2
  2. Take the train from Sestri Levante to Vernazza Reg / ...

$14 - $24

Taxi  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portofino to Vernazza 56.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Portofino to Vernazza 56.1 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Portofino, Italy and Vernazza, Italy?

You can take a train from Portofino to Vernazza via Santa Margherita Ligure, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Sestri Levante in around 2 h 47 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Levanto
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Train from Sestri Levante to Vernazza
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to Sestri Levante
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $6
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$4 - $6
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Tigullio - Marine Lines
Phone
+39 0185 284670
Email
infotraghetti@traghettiportofino.it
Website
traghettiportofino.it
Ferry from Portofino to Sestri Levante
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
traghettiportofino.it
Other operators
Taxi from Portofino to Vernazza
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Taxi 5966
Phone
+39 010 5966
Website
5966.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portofino and Vernazza is 42 km. The road distance is 90 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portofino to Vernazza is to line 882 bus and train which costs 4€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Portofino to Vernazza is to taxi which takes 1 h 27 min and costs 90€ - 120€.

It takes approximately 2 h 39 min to get from Portofino to Vernazza, including transfers.