Transportation to and from Genoa Airport


What is the distance from Genoa Airport to the centre of Genoa?

The distance from the airport to Genoa is only 10 kilometres / 6.2 miles, travel time by car is just over 15 minutes.

From GOA Airport to Genoa City centre by Car
10 km
15 min

Public transport

Bus to Genoa

Volabus is a shuttle bus service operated by AMT Genova, which gives people the opportunity to travel easily between Genoa Airport and the city. Volabus departs from outside the Arrivals hall to Genova Brignole train station, one of Genoa’s two major railway stations. The other train station where the shuttle bus stops is Genova Principe. Between these two train stations lies metro station De Ferrari at Piazza De Ferrari square, this is the most central stop in Genoa. Volabus leaves at least once every hour and takes 25 minutes to reach De Ferrari underground station.

Bus tickets
The price for a ticket is € 6.00 per person, entitling you to a ride on the Volabus and 60 minutes on the AMT Genova network (bus, metro, funicolari and ascensori). In Genoa, you will find multiple cable cars (funicolari) and lifts (ascensori) that are part of public transport. Please consult timetable Volabus and website AMT Genova for more information.

Car sharing

There is no car sharing service available at the airport. If you are planning to rent a car in Genoa, take a look at our car rental tips and see the full list of car rental companies at Genoa Airport!


Aquarium of Genoa: Skip-the-Line Open Ticket

€ 32

Skip the line at the Aquarium of Genoa to experience the largest display of aquatic biodiversity in Europe.

Genoa: Aquarium of Genoa Guided Tour

€ 50

Join this 2-hour guided tour inside the Aquarium of Genoa and discover the largest display of aquatic biodiversity in Europe.

Genoa: Aquarium Entrance Ticket with Biosphere

€ 38

Book your ticket to one of the largest aquariums in Europe and immerse yourself in all aspects of the multifaceted aquarium's marine life.


Aquario Village Admission Ticket with Panoramic Elevator

€ 55

Book an all-inclusive ticket to experience all of the Genoa Aquarium attractions. Take in the Cetacean Pavilion, the Galata Museum of the Sea, the S518 Nazario Sauro, the Biosphere and the Bigo panoramic lift.

From Genoa: Full-Day Tour of Genoa and Portofino

€ 89

Discover Genoa, the birthplace of Christopher Columbus and a city with a glorious past. Spend your morning in one of the most charming cities in northern Italy before starting on the crystalline green waters to Portofino, the pearl of the Ligurian sea.

Genoa: Full-Day City Pass Experience

€ 46

Discover the best of Genoa in 1 day. This pass provides you with the opportunity to discover the city from a different point of view, as you explore its world-famous aquarium before cruising around on a scenic boat tour.

Tours and transport

Genoa Harbor to City Hotels Private Transfer

€ 77.50

Sit back and relax with a private transfer from Genoa Harbour to any hotel located in the Genoa area. Save money and time with this affordable, comfortable and convenient transfer service, and arrive in Genoa without any worries.

Genoa: Hop-on Hop-off Tour 24 or 48-Hour Ticket

€ 20

Explore Genoa and enjoy the views with a 24 or 48-hour hop-on hop-off sightseeing bus ticket. Hop off to explore attractions such as the museums of Musei di Strada, the late 16th-century streets of Strade Nueve, and the elegant buildings of Via Garibaldi.

Genoa: Acquarioreale Combo-Ticket

€ 29

See the highlights of Genoa with the Acquarioreale Combo-Ticket. Explore Europe's largest collection of biodiversity at the Aquarium of Genoa, discover the charm of Palazzo Reale.


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