There are 5 ways to get from Siena to Genoa by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the bus from SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour / ...

13€ - 20€

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Train  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Empoli Re
  2. Take the train from Empoli to Pisa Centrale Re
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole Fb / ...

16€ - 73€

Bus via Florence  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Siena-Via Tozzi to Firenze Autostazione 131R / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza to Genoa Piazza della Vittoria Reggio Calabria

19€ - 26€

Drive  •  3h 11m

  1. Drive from Siena to Genoa 295 km

35€ - 60€

Train, fly  •  6h 38m

  1. Take the train from Siena to Firenze Rifredi
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Genoa (GOA) FLR - GOA

109€ - 418€

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The cheapest way to get from Siena to Genoa is to bus which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 4h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Siena to Genoa is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA and arriving at Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Siena to Genoa. However, there are services departing from Siena and arriving at Genova Brignole via Empoli and Pisa Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Siena and Genoa is 226 km. The road distance is 295 km.

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The best way to get from Siena to Genoa without a car is to bus which takes 4h 25m and costs 13€ - 20€.

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The bus from SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps takes 4h 25m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Siena to Genoa bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA station.

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Siena to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Siena station.

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Map of how to get from Siena to Genoa.
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  • Distance: 226.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Siena, Italy and Genoa, Italy?

Baltour operates a bus from SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps 4 times a day. Tickets cost 13€ - 18€ and the journey takes 4h 25m. FlixBus also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Siena to Genoa via Empoli and Pisa Centrale in around 4h 25m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 430€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 1400€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 420€
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 Siena to Empoli
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
8€ - 10€
Train from Empoli to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 8€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
7€ - 8€
Train from Siena to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 11€
Base 2nd Class
18€ - 23€
Base 1st Class
29€ - 33€
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
Baltour
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Siena, Siena to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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The best way to get from Siena to Genoa is to bus which takes 4h 25m and costs 13€ - 20€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 15€ - 75€ and takes 4h 25m.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 45m and has one stopover.

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Siena to Genoa bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps station.

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Siena to Genoa train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Genova Brignole station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Siena to Genoa is 295 km. It takes approximately 3h 11m to drive from Siena to Genoa.

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Air Dolomiti, Lufthansa, Air France and Alitalia offer flights from Florence Airport to Genoa Airport.

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Book your Siena to Genoa train tickets online with Omio, Omio and Omio.

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Book your Siena to Genoa bus tickets online with Omio, Busbud and FlixBus.

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There are 1848+ hotels available in Genoa. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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