Genoa / Sestri Cristoforo Colombo Airport Transfers

Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport

Aeroporto di Genova (GOA) - is one of minor international airports of Italy, territorially situated in the region Liguria, being the most important airport of the region it serves Genoa- the capital of the region and Port of Genoa. Airport is named in honor of Christopher Columbus- worldwide known Italian explorer and navigator. Genoa Airport is managed by Aeroporto di Genova S.P.A., which had various projects and still works on renovation and improvement, thus in 2018 Airport handled around 1,455,626 passengers.

Facilities and infrastructure of the Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport

There is a cozy terminal building, which is open from 4h40-24h30. All passengers are invited to arrive at the airport 2 hours prior to their flight. The infrastructure of the Genoa Airport allows finding the gates easily and includes many services and facilities:

Information Point: Customer-friendly personnel are at your disposal for any assistance needed 7 days a week.

Bank ATMs is located on the ground floor.

Services for people with reduced mobility: Genoa Airport is totally equipped with all necessary utilities according to European standards (Airport applied European regulation while travelling by air) to welcome passengers with reduced mobility: special dedicated toilets, reserved free-of-charge parking spaces, wheelchair accessibility within terminal. For appropriate assistance all passengers must indicate the nature of disability, the degree of assistance required and other special needs in a good time so suitably trained Aeroporto di Genova S.p.A. employees will gladly provide the PRM assistance service.

Free Wifi: Take this advantage and connect to the free 3 hours WIFI at the Genoa airport.

Parking: Genoa Airport has 2 parking divisions: the nearest P1 with 2 parts and P2 at a walk distance from the airport entrance, as well as reserved car spaces for passengers with reduced mobility and motorcycle parking area. Guests can adjust the tickets at the automatic pay desks either by cash or credit card in the arrival hall just inside the parking zone.

Genoa Lounge is opened from 5h30- 20h with unlimited internet connection and all you need to relax or to manage a meeting.

Purchase desired items from TAX-FREE beverages, tobacco or find perfume or cosmetics by luxuriant brands at Duty Free stores available at the airport terminal. A wide range of shops: boutiques and eating areas, split between the public area and the departure lounges. Going to take break at the airport?

Private transfer services to and from Genoa Airport

Our drivers drive you from Genoa Airport to any desired address. If you want to enjoy a bit of sightseeing or a snack before a business meeting, we will be happy to help. When you transfer through Genoa you decide what you want to see. Whether a trip to the Via Balbi and Palazzo Reale or to discover as well the pure beauty of magnificent church of Santissima Annunziata, or just drive through Via Garibaldi Palaces. Even a short trip by the river is possible at any time. We want you to enjoy your trip in Genoa. That's why our chauffeur also welcomes you with a personal sign right at the gate. Your suitcases are then carried to the limousine and stowed there. The agreed flight time could shift? That can always happen. Therefore, simply enter your flight number in the comments field when booking, so that our employees can track the status of your aircraft and be at the right time at the airport in Parma.

Shared transfers to and from Genoa Airport

Proper transportation makes the difference when planning a successful festival, conference or concert. We offer transportation means for every type of event, designed to transport as many people as possible, quickly, efficiently and safely. So if you are planning a company outing just think that nothing is as good for team spirit as a shared experience. Find your shared transfer at the Genoa Airport through the platform, your driver and your transfer’s companion, consider to share your ride with more people or simply join another one’s trip.

Airport taxis to and from Genoa Airport

Authorized taxi services to be found outside the arrival. For further questions you can approach to Information desk to call a taxi.

Shuttle Bus to and from Genoa Airport

Genoa International Airport offers a free shuttle bus which departs each 15 minutes from Principe Piazza Acquaverde to Sestri Ponente Railway Station and vice versa, the stop is located at the arrival area on the ground floor.  Furthermore, Volabus shuttle will take you at the airport and bring you to Brignole or Principe Train Station in 30 minutes. There is also a shuttle bus services available from or to other cities than Genoa, for details and schedules visit the Genoa Airport official website. However, the easiest way might be taxi services or private transfers, be encouraged to book a private or shared transfer in advance in order to avoid using public transport, as you are quickly overwhelmed in a new city and people probably speak another language, so just enjoy “meet and greet” service with affordable airport shuttle service from Genoa airport.

Train to and from Genoa Airport

Thanks to Trenitalia train services, travelers can reach main cities in Liguria region and beyond. Trains timetable and destinations are available on Treniatalia website.

Genoa Airport Car Rental

You can easily find the counters of the car rental companies in the terminal of the Genoa Airport at a walking distance to the terminal. Compare and choose the best option between the most trusted car rental companies available at the Airport like Avis, Europcar, Hertz and others. The parking deck gives you the freedom of choice: from the compact city car to the classy sedan to the SUV. So if you prefer to explore Liguria region for yourself, simply book a car online in advance on a schedule that suits you.

Baggage Services

Left-baggage service is available from 5h-19h at the first floor, just near check-in counters in case you want to spend the whole day outside the Airport, without worrying about the safety of your belongings.

Lost/ damaged luggage: If you find out your luggage lost, for the search procedure approach to the Lost & Found office or call to +39 (0)10 60 15 407 (lost& ). For damaged luggage, please also contact the airport baggage reclaiming area and for items which were left in the plane, contact your air company baggage services.

Tax free: Kindly imperatively pass on to the tax free procedure in advance. The office is situated on the first floor- departures, so you can get the reimbursement of VAT from the prices you have paid for your goods, most probably “Made in Italy” only from the authorized stores.

Genoa Airport Contact Information

Official IATA code: GOA

Address: Via Pionieri e Aviatori d'Italia, 1, 16154 Genova GE, Italy

Contact number:

Phone: +39 (0)1 06 01 51

Official Website:

The handling agents at Genoa Airport are:

Air France, Alitalia, Blu-express, British Airways, EasyJet,  Eurowings, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Pobeda, Ryanair, Scandinavian Airlines, S7 Airlines, Volotea, Vueling and many others.

Nearest airports:

Albenga Airport (69 km)

Cuneo Airport (97 km)

Milan Airport (120 km)

Parma Airport (124 km)

Turin Airport (128 km)