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

Train  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Siena to Empoli Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Empoli to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari Fb / ...

$29 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from SIENA-P.zza Stazione Fs to Genova-Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour

$22 - $34

3 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Siena to Empoli Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Empoli to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Rapallo Fb / ...
  4. Take the ferry from Rapallo to Portofino

$36 - $61

Bus, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Siena to Pisa 2526
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Rapallo Fb / ...

$40 - $58

Drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Siena to Portofino 175.1 miles

$40 - $65

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

You can take a train from Siena to Portofino via Empoli, Pisa C.Le, Pisa Centrale, Chiavari, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 5 h 50 min. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from Siena to Portofino 4 times a day. Tickets cost $17 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Siena to Empoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Empoli to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Rapallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Siena to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from SIENA-P.zza Stazione Fs to Genova-Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Ferry operators
Tigullio - Marine Lines
Phone
+39 0185 284670
Email
infotraghetti@traghettiportofino.it
Website
traghettiportofino.it
Ferry from Rapallo to Portofino
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
traghettiportofino.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Siena and Portofino is 202 km. The road distance is 280 km.

The cheapest way to get from Siena to Portofino is to bus which costs 18€ - 30€ and takes 7 h 54 min.

The quickest way to get from Siena to Portofino is to drive which takes 3 h 1 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct bus from Siena to Portofino. However, there are services departing from SIENA-P.zza Stazione Fs and arriving at Portofino via Genova, Rapallo and Santa Margherita Ligure. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 54 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Siena to Portofino, including transfers.