There are 3 ways to get from Ventimiglia to Portofino by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...

$14 - $40

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Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Ventimiglia to Genova
  2. Take the bus from Genova to Rapallo 75T / ...

$15 - $23

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Ventimiglia to Portofino 126 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Ventimiglia to Portofino is to bus which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ventimiglia to Portofino is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ventimiglia to Portofino. However, there are services departing from Ventimiglia and arriving at Portofino via Genova, Rapallo and Santa Margherita Ligure. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

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The distance between Ventimiglia and Portofino is 140 km. The road distance is 201.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ventimiglia to Portofino without a car is to train which takes 4 h 46 min and costs 11€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Ventimiglia to Portofino, including transfers.

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Ventimiglia to Portofino bus services, operated by Lirosi Linee, depart from Ventimiglia station.

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The best way to get from Ventimiglia to Portofino is to train which takes 4 h 46 min and costs 11€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 6 h 35 min.

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Ventimiglia to Portofino bus services, operated by ATP Azienda Trasporti Provinciali, arrive at Rapallo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ventimiglia to Portofino is 202 km. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Ventimiglia to Portofino.

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There are 1673+ hotels available in Portofino. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ventimiglia to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

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

You can take a train from Ventimiglia to Portofino via Genova Piazza Principe, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 4 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ventimiglia to Portofino via Genova, Rapallo, and Santa Margherita Ligure in around 6 h 35 min.

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 Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$5 - $7
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
thello.com
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ventimiglia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Bus operators

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