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Milan to Genoa by train

The journey from Milan to Genoa by train is 74.24 mi and takes 1 hr 52 min. There are 37 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:44 AM and the last at 9:30 PM. It is possible to travel from Milan to Genoa by train for as little as $3.43 or as much as $57.99. The best price for this journey is $3.43.

Lowest Price$3.43
Journey Duration1 hr 52 min
Connection per Day37
Lowest Price$3.43
Highest Price$57.99
First Departure5:44 AM
Last Departure9:30 PM
Distance74.24 mi
DepartureMilan
ArrivalGenoa
CarriersDB - Intercity, FrecciabiancaMore

Milan to Genoa Train Times

Departure date
Monday, Jul 15, 2024

The train from Milan to Genoa

The train from Milan to Genoa lasts on average 1 hr 52 min. Around 37 trains depart a day between Milan and Genoa, the average price is $16.46 and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $3.43.

Trenitalia and Italo, Italy's major rail companies, operate most of these routes. If you choose Trenitalia's high-speed Frecciarossa service, expect state-of-the-art trains with free WiFi, comfortable seating, and a dining carriage. Regional trains are available for a less expensive journey, although the travel time is slightly longer.

Italo trains, reaching up to 300 km/h, offer four service levels - Smart, Comfort, Prima, and Club Executive, all with WiFi and an entertainment system, "Italo Live." Food and beverage services range from onboard cafeterias to hostess service in Club Executive. These trains are eco-friendly, operating on electricity.

Milan Central Station (Milano Centrale) is a key transit point in Milan, offering access to city buses, trams, regional trains, and the Milan Metro (MM2 and MM3 lines). Milano Porta Garibaldi Station is similarly well-connected with bus lines, suburban trains, and the Milan Metro (MM2 and MM5 lines).

Genoa's Principe Station (Genova Principe) connects to AMT city buses and the Principe-Erzelli cable car line. The Genova Piazza Principe metro station is located directly beneath the railway station. Brignole Station (Genova Brignole) in Genoa is served by the Genoa Metro, city buses, city buses, and the Brignole-Casella narrow gauge railway. Both stations also provide taxi and car rental services.

Genoa, Italy's largest seaport, is a city steeped in history and charm. In Genoa, explore the historic center's narrow alleys, admire the grandeur of the UNESCO-listed Rolli Palaces, and visit the city's famous Aquarium. Genoa's maritime heritage is well-represented in its Porto Antico area, and the city's museums and art galleries, such as Palazzo Rosso and Galata Maritime Museum, offer cultural immersion. For a panoramic view, take a ride in the Bigo lift.

So, if you're planning a train trip from Milan to Genoa, let us assist you in finding the best deal. We compare thousands of rail, bus, and flight options for the best prices. Use our handy price calendar below to find the best prices across all modes of transport from Milan to Genoa.

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Cheap train tickets from Milan to Genoa
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Milan to Genoa.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Milan to Genoa, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Milan to Genoa.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $8.95 to $13.82 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 35% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Milan to Genoa

The cheapest Milan - Genoa train tickets can be found for as low as $11.20 if you’re lucky, or $12.19 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $13.08.

Find the best day to travel to Genoa by train

When travelling to Genoa by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

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Frecciabianca, operated by Trenitalia, Italy's national railway company, is a high-speed train service that links prominent cities and towns in Italy, such as Milan, Venice, Bologna, Florence, Rome, and Lecce. Operating at a top speed of 200 km/h, Frecciabianca trains provide passengers with first and second-class seating choices. This service belongs to the Frecciarossa family of high-speed trains in Italy.

Frecciarossa, operated by Trenitalia, the national railway company, is a renowned high-speed train service in Italy. FRECCIAROSSA trains, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, connect major cities including Rome, Milan, Naples, Florence, and Turin.

Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane is the owner of Trenitalia, which serves as the main train operator in Italy. The high-speed Frecciarossa trains link Milan, Rome, Naples, Florence, and Turin at speeds of up to 300 km/h (186 mph). Frecciargento and Frecciabianca are two other high-speed services that operate at slightly slower rates but provide connectivity to smaller cities and towns. Trenitalia operates regional and intercity train, and provides international connections to neighboring countries through EuroCity trains.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Milan to Genoa

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Frecciabianca, Frecciarossa and DB - Intercity when traveling from Milan to Genoa.

Second Class

In Frecciabianca's Second Class, you'll enjoy your journey with adjustable seats arranged in rows of four (2+2), foldable tables, reading lights, and ample luggage space. If you get hungry during your journey, don't forget to grab a bite from the FrecciaBistrò cafe-bar!
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First Class

In Frecciabianca's First Class, you'll find seats that are more spacious compared to the second class. Plus, you can pamper yourself right from the start of your trip with a welcome drink, snack, and newspapers.
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Premium

Premium service includes a wider seat, more legroom, and access to additional amenities such as a welcome drink and a choice of newspapers. Coach 4 on the Frecciarossa 1000 train is reserved for the Premium level.
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Standard

Standard is the basic level of service and includes a comfortable seat and access to basic onboard services. Coaches 5-8 are for the Standard level with seats covered in gray eco-leather.
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Executive

Executive is the highest level of service and includes all of the amenities of the Business level, as well as a personal entertainment system, and gourmet meals served by a dedicated onboard chef.
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Business

Business service is designed for business travelers and includes all of the amenities of the Premium level, as well as access to a dedicated Business Lounge and priority boarding. Coaches 2 and 3 of Frecciarossa 1000 are reserved for the Business level of service.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Currently, Frecciabianca trains don't have an onboard entertainment portal. But, you can use your own data.
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Every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciabianca trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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You can visit the FrecciaBistrò café-bar for a selection of snacks and meals. Additionally, through the Portale FRECCE portal, you can conveniently order from your seat. Bringing your own refreshments is also an option.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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On Frecciarossa trains, free WiFi is available. Use their Portale FRECCE service to watch movies, TV, and catch up on news. It also provides travel updates and additional booking options.
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Seek serenity? Frecciarossa offers designated quiet zones for Business Class to ensure a peaceful journey, free from distractions.
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No matter the model – be it ETR 500, ETR 600, ETR 700, or ETR 1000 – every seat comes with its power socket to keep your devices charged.
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On Frecciarossa trains, you won't face any restrictions on the amount of luggage you can bring on board. You can easily stow small bags and items in overhead racks or under your seat, while larger suitcases can be placed in the luggage racks situated in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Special assistance is a call away for those who require it. Dial the toll-free 800 90 60 60 from Italian landlines or the international number +3902323232 from any phone, including from abroad.
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Satiate your hunger at the FrecciaBistrò, stationed at the train's center. Or, for added convenience, order directly to your seat through the Portale FRECCE's EasyBistrò. Premium and Business Class travelers receive complimentary snacks and drinks, while Executive Class passengers delight in gourmet meals curated by chef Carlo Cracc.
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No matter the weather outside, stay comfortably cool with onboard air-conditioning.
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Folding bikes are allowed as hand luggage, while non-folding bikes need to be disassembled and placed in travel cases shown to the conductor or platform staff before boarding, and stowed in a specific part of the train.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Intercity, Frecciabianca and Trenitalia from Milan to Genoa
Compare services on board when travelling from Milan to Genoa by train.
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Milan to Genoa CO2 Emissions by Train

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8.36kg
Bus
8.96kg
Flight
23.9kg
Car
19.12kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Milan to Genoa by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Milan and Genoa are 8.36kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Milan and Genoa? By taking the train between Milan and Genoa you will save 15.54kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.6kg compared to a bus and 10.76kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Milan to Genoa?
A train ticket from Milan to Genoa is $16.46. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $3.43.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Milan to Genoa?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Milan to Genoa is $3.43. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Milan and Genoa by train?
Milan to Genoa is 74.24 mi.
How long does the train between Milan and Genoa take?
Milan to Genoa is on average 1 hr 52 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 18 min.
Which companies operate from Milan to Genoa?
The train journey from Milan to Genoa is covered by 7 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Intercity, Frecciabianca, Trenitalia, Espresso, Frecciarossa, InterCityNotte, Regionale Veloce and Italo.
How many train connections per day go from Milan to Genoa?
Milan to Genoa has 37 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Milan to Genoa leave?
The earliest train from Milan to Genoa departs at 5:44 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Milan to Genoa depart?
The latest train from Milan to Genoa departs at 9:30 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Milan to Genoa in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $3.43 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Milan to Genoa?
There are on average 34 direct connection(s) from Milan to go to Genoa.
What's the fastest journey time between Milan to Genoa by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Milan and Genoa is 1 hr 18 min.
Is there a direct train from Milan to Genoa?
Yes, there is a direct train between Milan and Genoa.
What are the CO2 emissions for Milan to Genoa by train?
The train journey from Milan to Genoa creates 8.36kg of CO2 emissions.

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