There are 7 ways to get from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) by plane, 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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Fly to Genoa  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Genoa (GOA) ZRH - GOA

$98 - $410

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Genoa, Genoa N307

$28 - $45

5 alternative options

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe

$89 - $344

Fly to Lugano, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Lugano (LUG) ZRH - LUG
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe

$112 - $342

Train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Ec / ...

$57 - $91

Bus Domo Reisen  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich Flughafen to Genova - Stazione Marittima

$84 - $113

Drive  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) 273.1 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) is to bus which costs SFr 27 - SFr 45 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) is to drive which costs SFr 60 - SFr 95 and takes 4 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA). However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Sestri Ponente - Via Angelo Siffredi via Genova - Doria Metro Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA). However, there are services departing from Zuerich Hb and arriving at Genova Sestri Ponente via Milano Centrale and Genova Piazza Principe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 54 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Genoa Airport (GOA) is 329 km. The road distance is 437 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) without a car is to train which takes 5 h 54 min and costs SFr 55 - SFr 90.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA), including transfers.

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Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich station.

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Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Zuerich Hb station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) is to fly which takes 5 h 30 min and costs SFr 95 - SFr 400. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 55 - SFr 90 and takes 5 h 54 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 27 - SFr 45 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to Genoa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Genoa, Genoa station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA).
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  • Distance: 205.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Genoa Airport (GOA), Italy?

Lufthansa, Alitalia and six other airlines fly from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Genoa Airport (GOA) via Milano Centrale and Genova Piazza Principe in around 5 h 54 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Lugano
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zurich to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zurich to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Zurich to Genoa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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 Milano Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Zürich Flughafen to Genova - Stazione Marittima
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch

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