More Tourist Information
The Genoa City Airport (GOA), also known as the Christopher Columbus Airport or Aeroporto di Genova-Sestri Ponente, is situated roughly 7 km away from the city centre. A shuttle bus service is available every day from 5:20 am to 11:30 pm, providing transportation to and from the railway station. The journey takes approximately 30–40 minutes,…
Passport / Visa
Italy can be visited visa-free for up to 90 days by citizens of Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Israel, UAE and most countries in America. If you are unsure whether or not you need to apply for a visa, we recommend contacting the embassy or consulate in your country. International (non-Schengen) travellers…
Walking is the only form of transport possible in the historic centre of Genoa — the streets are too narrow for cars. However, Genoa boasts an extensive bus system operated by a company called AMT, and the tickets are available for purchase at newsstands and valid for 90 minutes. If you need to travel further…
Official taxis have a white and yellow badge on their doors and can be easily found outside train and underground stations, but can also be hailed in the street.
The central post office is located at Via Dante 4, near Piazza De Ferrari. If you need to buy stamps, you will find them at a tabacchi — a tobacco store, recognisable by the sign with a large T.
Farmacia Pescetto Via Balbi 185r Opening hours: 24/7 +39 010 261609 www.farmaciapescetto.it/en Farmacia Europa Corso Europa 676 Opening hours: 24/7 +39 010 380 239