There are 5 ways to get from Viareggio to Portofino by train, 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.

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Viareggio to Rapallo Fb / ...

$20 - $32

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Bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Viareggio to Sestri Levante 513

$9 - $19

3 alternative options

Train, line 882 bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Viareggio to Chiavari Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Chiavari to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...
  3. Take the line 882 bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Portofino 882 / ...

$19 - $31

Train Trenitalia  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Viareggio to La Spezia C. (Ge) La Spezia - Pisa / ...
  2. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...

$9 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Viareggio to Portofino 78.6 miles

$18 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Viareggio to Portofino is to bus which costs 7€ - 17€ and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Viareggio to Portofino is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 23 min.

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The distance between Viareggio and Portofino is 96 km. The road distance is 125.8 km.

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The best way to get from Viareggio to Portofino without a car is to train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs 17€ - 27€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to get from Viareggio to Portofino, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Viareggio to Portofino is to train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs 17€ - 27€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 7€ - 17€ and takes 3 h 59 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Viareggio to Portofino is 126 km. It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to drive from Viareggio 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 Viareggio to Portofino.
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  • Distance: 60.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Viareggio to Portofino every 3 hours. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Viareggio to Portofino 5 times a week. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Viareggio to Rapallo
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Viareggio to Chiavari
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Chiavari to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$3 - $4
Train from Viareggio to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
Train from La Spezia Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Viareggio to Sestri Levante
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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