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Journey Information

There are 10 intercity buses per day from Florence to Genoa. Traveling by bus from Florence to Genoa usually takes around 3 hours and 33 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 2 hours and 40 minutes.

Distance123 mi (198 km)
Shortest duration2h 40m
Cheapest price$4.05
Trips per day9
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines4

How much is a bus ticket from Florence to Genoa?

The average price for a bus ticket to Genoa is $8.46, This is a superb deal on a bus trip, one of the best that we have seen. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on bus tickets everytime, we search all of the best bus options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Monthly average prices


The lowest bus ticket prices on this route can usually be found in January. That’s when the average price of a bus ticket is expected to be just $16 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Florence to Genoa in August, expect to spend more on your bus trip, as the average ticket price may surge to $27 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

What bus companies travel from Florence to Genoa?

There are 4 bus lines from Florence to Genoa available for you to search and compare on Wanderu. With 8 daily trips, FlixBus usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus83h 21m$12.70
Itabus14h 36m$16.01
Marino16h 15m$50.07
Simet Bus S.P.A.13h 15m$30.72
  • FlixBus


    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 8 trips from Florence to Genoa, and usually makes the trip in about 3 hours and 21 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • Itabus


    Book Itabus from Florence to Genoa from $6. Typically there is one Itabus schedule per day from Florence to Genoa and you can expect on average to pay for a Itabus ticket to Genoa. In Florence, Itabus departs to Genoa from Villa Constanza Bus Station . In Genoa, Itabus arrives at Via Fanti d'Italia .

    An average trip on Itabus from Florence to Genoa takes 4 hours and 36 minutes , while the fastest available Itabus trip will get you to Genoa in 2 hours and 40 minutes .

    On weekends, Itabus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Genoa.

  • Marino


    Book Marino from Florence to Genoa from $45. Typically there is one Marino schedule per day from Florence to Genoa and you can expect on average to pay for a Marino ticket to Genoa. In Florence, Marino departs to Genoa from Villa Constanza Bus Station . In Genoa, Marino arrives at Piazza della Vittoria 94R .

    An average trip on Marino from Florence to Genoa takes 6 hours and 15 minutes , while the fastest available Marino trip will get you to Genoa in 2 hours and 40 minutes .

    On weekends, Marino offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a one way ticket for your weekend getaway trip to Genoa.

  • Simet Bus S.P.A.

    Simet Bus S.P.A.

    Book Simet Bus S.P.A. from Florence to Genoa from $30. Typically there is one Simet Bus S.P.A. schedule per day from Florence to Genoa and you can expect on average to pay for a Simet Bus S.P.A. ticket to Genoa. In Florence, Simet Bus S.P.A. departs to Genoa from Via Santa Caterina da Siena . In Genoa, Simet Bus S.P.A. arrives at Piazza Della Vittoria Bus Stop .

    An average trip on Simet Bus S.P.A. from Florence to Genoa takes 3 hours and 15 minutes , while the fastest available Simet Bus S.P.A. trip will get you to Genoa in 2 hours and 40 minutes .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Florence to Genoa during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Florence to Genoa?

The bus takes an average of 3 hours and 33 minutes to cover the 123 miles from Florence to Genoa. However, the fastest bus only takes 2 hours and 40 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Genoa. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Florence?

The first bus leaves at 2:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Florence to Genoa, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus trips to Genoa are there per day?

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Florence to Genoa every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 9 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

City Information


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Florence is located in Central-Northern Italy, in the lush Tuscany region. Regarded as the birthplace of the Renaissance, this city is an art lover's idea of heaven. The city’s plethora of museums, palaces, churches, and artistic treasures landed Florence the #1 spot in our ranking of the most cultured cities in Europe.

Visit the Uffizi Gallery to see many of the world's greatest Renaissance masterpieces, including work by Raphael, da Vinci, Botticelli, and Michelangelo. Michelangelo's famous sculpture of David in his birthday suit is on view at the Accademia Galleria. The Institute and Museum of the History of Science is another must-see attraction to learn about the scientific instruments vital to some of the 13th century's world-changing discoveries.

After you have finished exploring Florence's many museums and galleries, head outside to enjoy a relaxing stroll through the Boboli Gardens and appreciate this stunning example of "green architecture."

The city is also home to almost every high-end designer label you can bring to mind, as well as museums dedicated to Gucci and Ferragamo. For a less expensive shopping experience, visit one of the many affordable boutiques and local clothing stores for a more authentic taste of the city.

Florence is a top-rated destination, meaning it has well-established international and national travel connections. Florence's Amerigo Vespucci International Airport makes air travel simple. Fast and modern trains also connect the city to numerous European cities, and many bus carriers offer frequent services to Florence.


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Once the richest city in the world, Genoa is a prominent Italian port city. A perfect blend of contradictions, the city's impressive architecture tells of its former glory, while its large student population keeps the city lively and fresh.

Upon arriving, take a walk through the old town to explore a unique mixture of medieval, Renaissance, and baroque architecture along Geona's caruggi, or "narrow alleys." Experience Genoa's iconic street food at any of the city's many cafes and stalls, and try local treats like farinata, focaccia, and fried fish. Visit the Strada Nuova Museums to be transported back in time to the city's opulent past, or the Galata Museo del Mare to learn of Genoa's extensive maritime history.

To discover Genoa's contemporary culture and vibrant nightlife scene, definitely plan for a night on the town. Genoa is the perfect place to dance the night away with an array of cocktail bars, nightclubs, and jazz clubs.

Genoa's transport connections include the Aeroporto di Genova, which provides several daily flights from many major European cities. Train routes connect Genoa to other Italian destinations, as well as some French cities. In addition, FlixBus, Itabus, and others offer bus transport from several major international destinations.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Florence?

Main departure station: Viale Filippo Strozzi

Buses to Genoa leave from 4 stations in Florence.

All bus stations in Florence:

  • Viale Filippo Strozzi

  • Villa Constanza Bus Station

  • Firenze S.M.N.

  • Via Santa Caterina da Siena

Where does the bus arrive in Genoa?

Main arrival station: Via Fanti d'Italia

Buses arrive in Genoa at 4 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

All bus stations in Genoa:

  • Via Fanti d'Italia

  • Piazza della Vittoria 94R

  • Via Fanti d'Italia

  • Piazza Della Vittoria Bus Stop

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