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Overview: Train from Nice to Genoa

distanceDistance95 miles (154 km)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersThello or Trenitalia

Trains from Nice to Genoa cover the 95 miles (154 km) long journey with our travel partners like Thello or Trenitalia. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Nice Ville and arrive in Genova Piazza Principe.

Train providers: Trenitalia from Nice to Genoa trains

Trenitalia will get you from Nice to Genoa at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times, prices and tickets for your trip.


Trenitalia is not only Italy's national railroad company but also the country's largest train operator with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.

Find the perfect train to cover the 95 miles (154 km) long journey from Nice to Genoa with Trenitalia. Trenitalia offers different fares like the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. You can even use Trenitalia discount cards on Omio. Make sure to look out for the latest offers from Trenitalia on Omio to score special deals! Check out the current Trenitalia schedule and book a cheap train from Nice to Genoa in just a few steps. On Omio you can find all the information you need for the Nice to Genoa trip, such as departure and arrival times, train stations, number of stops, journey times and more.

    Trains from Nice to Genoa

    Nice is a large town in France with a population of around 342,000 people. Genoa is an even larger city in Italy with a population of around 583,000 people. Both cities are known to be hubs for artists and designers, and both cities live by the beach. There are not that many trains that can service your demands, but there are about three trains that are open on a daily basis. That means, about 20 trains per week are open, including Sundays. The journey from Nice to Genoa by train is not long and is about 3h 15min depending on the number of transfers you have. The distance between the two cities is 121 miles (195 km).

    Nice to Genoa Train Time: Daily Departures

    There are only 3 trains on a daily basis from Nice to Genoa so you will have limited availability to choose from. It is also the case that all 3 of these trains leave around the same time, in fact, at around 08:00 a.m. in the morning. However, there is a difference in the number of transfers that you have with each of these trains. There are options to choose from from zero transfers to two transfers so it is important to choose wisely.

    How long is the journey by train from Nice to Genoa?

    The length of the journey from Nice to Genoa varies based on the number of transfers and the ultimate destination. There are three trains available most days, however, they do differ. The differing is where the train reaches its final destination; as in, the station in Genoa. Each train has a different number of transfers. For 3 trains, there are 3 options to choose how many transfers you would like to make. The length for a journey that is direct is around 3h 10min, the length for a journey with one transfer is 3h 20min and the length for a journey with two transfers is around 3h 55min.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Nice to Genoa?

    Departure train station: Nice is one of the large cities in France and has many train stations to choose from. Although this is the case, the trains that are offered only through one station. That is currently the Gare de Nice-Ville. It is one of the largest train stations in Nice, France, and has availabilities for public transportation. To get to Gare de Nice-Ville, you can take Public Bus 57, 70, or 87 or Train MR02 and MR04. Gare de Nice-Ville also has public amenities such as restrooms, Wi-Fi and food stalls where you can purchase refreshments.

    Arrival train stations: Genoa is also a large city in Italy with a population of about 583,000 people. There are a few train stations to choose from here and you will have some options as to where you would like to arrive. The train stations are Genoa Piazza Principe, Genoa Brignole, and Genova Via di Francia. To get to Genoa Piazza Principe, take Bus 20, 3 or 7; Train R; or Subway MM. TO get to Genoa Brignole, you can use Bus 17, 18, or 76T. You can also take Train R. At these arrival train stations, you will have access to public facilities if you choose to do so. These public facilities are public restrooms, Wi-Fi, and food stalls for refreshments.

    Which train companies travel from Nice to Genoa?

    The only train company that offers trains from Nice to Genoa is Trenitalia. Do not worry, Trenitalia is one of the largest providers of train transportation in and around Italy. Trenitalia was founded in 2000 and has networks throughout Italy sending hundreds of thousands of people to their destinations. It provides more than 90% of the trains throughout Italy and outside and can safely take you to your destination.

    Trenitalia trains from Nice to Genoa

    Trenitalia, founded in the early 2000s has decades of experience taking passengers from one place or another. Over these years, they have developed their offerings in their trains to match the demands of their travelers. It started as a small high-speed train company in Italy but grew to managing a vast network of trains internationally. The journey from Nice to Genoa is one such example of an international journey. All trains that are offered from Nice to Genoa are offered by Trenitalia. Although this is the case, you still have options to choose from based on price, transfers, or location. Some of the trains may also take 3h while others are close to 4h. It is important to know the difference between Trenitalia trains and determine your journey accordingly.

    Train Nice to Genoa: Services on Board

    Trenitalia trains are universal throughout the land transportation industry. They offer the very best that you can find with their competitors. Some of the services onboard their trains are access to comfortable seating. You will be provided a recliner seat as well as a sleeper for trains that are an overnight journey. You will have an outlet connected to your chair to charge any electronics you may have. Furthermore, Wi-Fi access will be provided for free. You may also bring luggage on board this train. You will be allowed two pieces of luggage and a carry-on. Your luggage may not be able to be access onboard this journey so it is important to keep any belongings that you need for the journey on your or in your carry-on. As for pets, you may bring a furry friend onboard but it must be small and it must be kept in its pet carrier at all times. If you have a disability, then the company would be happy to accommodate you. Please get in touch with the company beforehand and they will provide an employee to assist with your every need.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Nice to Genoa?

    Cheapest tickets from Nice to Genoa can be found by planning your journey early. This is because the prices are best farther away from the departure date as the demand increases as you move closer. Prices tend to exponentially increase as you inch closer to the departure date. The two types of tickets are also Economy and Base. With Economy, you will have a cheaper ticket but you will not have the ability to refund it. If you are sure about your journey and you have planned everything in advance, do not be afraid to choose the Economy ticket. There are also types of classes. These are Standard and Premium. As the name suggest, Standard is cheaper than Premium but offers similar amenities. If you do not need to pay the extra for Premium, Standard may be your best option. Finally, trains with transfers are generally cheaper than trains without transfers so to save money here, you can always choose to take a longer journey.


    Train tickets from Nice to Genoa: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 27 €
    2 weeks earlier 26 €4%
    3 weeks earlier 26 €4%
    1 month before 23 €17%
    2 months earlier 25 €8%
    3 months earlier 25 €8%

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    Travel Tips: Trains from Nice to Genoa

    Travel by train to Genoa easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Nice to Genoa.

    Travel between Nice, France and Genoa, Italy by train is: Partially open.

    Can I enter Italy from France?

    International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Nice?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

    What are the safety rules to follow in Genoa, Italy?

    All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Nice and Genoa as this information can change.

    The restriction level for your return train to Nice, France from Genoa is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into Nice from Genoa restricted?

    International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Genoa?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Nice, France?

    The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

    • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Mandatory

    Last checked on 5/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Nice from Genoa closer to your date of departure here here.

    The train distance from Nice to Genoa is around 95 miles (154 km).

    Some of the Nice train stations to Genoa you can start your journey from include Nice Ville, Gare de Nice-Ville and Nice Saint-Augustin. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Genoa include Genova Piazza Principe, Genova Brignole and Genova Sampierdarena.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Nice Ville   and arriving in Genova Piazza Principe.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Nice Ville and travel around 0.9 miles (1.5 km) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Genova Piazza Principe and need to travel approximately 2.1 miles (3.4 km) from the train station to the city center in Genoa.

    If you're looking for trains from Nice to Genoa, you can rely on Thello or Trenitalia to get you to Genoa. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Nice to Genoa route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Nice Ville is the most popular Nice railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Nice for your trip to Genoa.
    Amenities at station
    Phone Number
    +33 493870707
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 08: 30 - 15: 30
    Public transit options for Nice Ville
    Bus lines: Ligne d'Azur
    Tram lines: 1
    Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, TER PACA 3, TER PACA 4, TER PACA 5, TER PACA 6, Russian Railways

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