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Day trip from Milano

I arrived at this station from Milano Centrale. I was visiting Genova on a afternoon-trip from... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2018
Denis L
Zurich, Switzerland
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Trip to Cinque Terre

One of 2 main Stations serving the City, Principe was near our Hotel and we went from here to... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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  • Average36%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
22 May 2018
“Day trip from Milano”
18 May 2018
“Trip to Cinque Terre”
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Piazza Acquaverde 5 | Via Andrea Doria, 16126, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

I arrived to Genoa station from milan , at went to the hotel the next day went back to the station to take a train to portofino from S1 section train via sainta Margherite as I got on the train a thief stole my wallet...More

1  Thank Caro E
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Stazione di Genova Piazza Principe is the central train station in Genoa, which is where we came in when we arrived from Turin. It is used by about 66,000 passengers per day and 24 million per year. It is a modern and bustling station. The...More

Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

I arrived at this station from Milano Centrale. I was visiting Genova on a afternoon-trip from Milano. I found a good Chinese restaurant/ take-away in the railway station.

Thank Denis L
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

One of 2 main Stations serving the City, Principe was near our Hotel and we went from here to Cinque Terre for the day during our stay. It was easy to find your way around and our tickets (€11) guaranteed us a seat on the...More

Thank jandlUk
Reviewed 13 February 2018

Genoa Principe station is located on piazza Acquaverde square. The monument to the most famous native of Genoa - Christopher Columbus stands in front of the station. This station is , older than Brignoles. But Brignole is much prettier. Initially Principe and Brignole were not...More

Thank VadimM67
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This is a medium size railway station and transportation hub in the old City. Will taken care of with a few fast food restaurant serving dinner food but mainly snacks, drinks and coffee/ tea and pastries. Small enough to find things with but large enough...More

Thank charlesgolden
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Connected to different transportation means. Close to city center. It has different facilities and seems relatively clean. A lot of suspicios people hanging around though.

Thank Anfrist
Reviewed 5 May 2017

I got off at this station from Vintimiglia staion. There are tunnels of metro train inside. Huge station with many shops inside. Amazing architecture outside. Local buses stop just outside.

Thank JoyShurjo
Reviewed 7 February 2017

It´s a good station, very beautiful but, not that safe at night. It was like 10 or 11 pm when I went, and saw drunk old men, homeless people just sitting on the floor watching me and my friends, and guys that were outside of...More

Thank Carla-Marcella
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Efficient and central - everything is clearly stated and announcement s are made in Italian and English, which was very useful and the departure pier of our train changed at the last minute.

Thank Je I
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2 September 2018|
Response from Maggi713 | Reviewed this property |
The station is open 24 hours a day for trains coming and going.. However, they list their hours of operation from 7:00 to 21:00. So I am not sure what services will be open before 7:00 AM. Hope that helps - safe travels.
rachel l
2 August 2017|
Response from AleAleMilano |
Hello the best way for you is to take the metro from Genova Piazza Principe Direction Genova Brignole and the stop is Darsena
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