The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Milan to Genoa is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 27 m
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Of the 5 trains that leave Milan for Genoa every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||74 miles (119 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 39 min|
|Average train ticket price||$16 (€14)|
|Train frequency||31 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 14 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Frecciarossa, Intercity Notte, Intercity, Thello, Frecciabianca, Italo, Regionale or Trenitalia|
Trains from Milan to Genoa cover the 74 miles (119 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 39 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa, Intercity Notte, Intercity, Thello, Frecciabianca, Italo, Regionale or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 31 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $16 (€14), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $12 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Genova Brignole.
Trains in Italy are an effective way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. There are usually 19 trains traveling from Milan to Genoa per day. The first Milan to Genoa train departs at 6:10 a.m., while the last train departs at 9:10 p.m. All Milan to Genoa trains are direct and operated by Trenitalia. All Milan to Genoa trains depart from Milano Centrale train station and arrive at Genova Piazza Principe train station.
Average prices for trains from Milan to Genoa when you book in advance
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Milan to Genoa Trains: General Information
Taking the train is a popular and convenient way to travel in Italy from Milan to Genoa, taking as little as 1½ hours to arrive in Genoa.
Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices for Milan to Genoa trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
When departing from Milan, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Milano Centrale, Milano Porta Garibaldi and Milano Rogoredo. When arriving in Genoa, you can end your trip in train stations like Genova Brignole, Genova Piazza Principe and Genova Nervi.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Milano Centrale, which is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Genova Brignole, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.
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