How to get here

Slow Fish is your chance to discover Genoa, its striking historic center, ancient stores and UNESCO World Heritage palaces. The city is reachable by car, train or air. The road system has been restored and, despite the interruption to the highway, downtown Genoa is easy to access for those arriving on the A12 and exiting at Genova Nervi, Genova Est, Genova Ovest or Genova Aeroporto.

Use public transport to get to Slow Fish. It’s better for the environment! 

BY TRAIN, BUS OR METRO

From Porta Principe station

>> On foot: in 15-20 minutes
>>By bus:
Take the number 35 towards via Vannucci, get off at Gramsci 2 / Darsena station,
Take the number 1 from the Marittima/Principe bus stop and get off at Piazza Caricamento
>> By metro: take the train going towards Brignole, get off at San Giorgio station

From Brignole station

>> On foot: in 15-20 minutes
>> By bus:
Take the number 13 from the Duca d’Aosta/Brignole bus stop going towards Turati and get off at San Giorgio metro station (the bus stop at Brignole station itself may be subject to timetable variations due to engineering works)
>> By metro: take the train going towards Brin, get off at San Giorgio station.

Plan your journey with AMT (Genoa Public Transport Authority)
www.trenitalia.com
www.amt.genova.it

TRENITALIA SPECIAL OFFER

If you’re coming to Slow Fish by train, save your ticket! By showing a valid train ticket you can have:

  • three extra tokens to use in Piazza delle Feste and the Enoteca for every €10 you spend (and a wine glass to borrow too!)
  • a free gift if you join Slow Food during the event (annual membership price: €25)

BY TAXI

Radio taxi 010 5966
Cooperativa Taxisti Genovesi, Mura delle Cappuccine 7r – tel. +39 (0)10 594690
Cooperativa Auto Pubbliche, Viale Benedetto XV – tel. + 39 (0)10 5220573
Ta.Ge – TaxiGe, 84884829

BY BOAT

The Port of Genoa is 1 km from the Porto Antico.
A water-taxi service operated by NaveBus between Genoa-Pegli (Molo Archetti) and Porto Antico takes less than 30 minutes.

BY CAR

  • Arriving from the north, exit the A7 highway at Genova Ovest, take the flyover and exit at the first junction: Porto Antico-Centro Congressi. Continue, passing over the pedestrian entrance to the Porto Antico and then take the access road situated between the Fish Market and the Guardia di Finanza barracks.
  • Arriving from the west, exit the E80 highway at Genova Aeroporto, follow the signs for Genova Centro, then take the flyover and exit at the first junction: Porto Antico-Centro Congressi, Continue, passing over the pedestrian entrance to the Porto Antico and then take the access road situated between the Fish Market and the Guardia di Finanza barracks.
  • Arriving from the east, exit the E80 highway at Genova Est. Continue in the direction of Genova Brignole railway station and then follow the signs for Porto Antico / Acquario

GPS

Via Magazzini del Cotone, 16128 Genova, Italia
Latitude, longitude: 44.4072130078113, 8.924771547317504
N44° 24.4794′, E008° 55.3064′

PARKING

Visit the Porto Antico site for information on car parks nearby and Genova Parcheggi

for information on public parking spaces.

You can also park at several exchange car parks with links to public transport (open 24 hours a day).

A – From the Genova Ovest highway exit: Park Di Negro in Via Bruno Buozzi (135 stallipaces) has links to buses and the Di Negro metro station..
From the Genova Est highway exit: B – Park Piazzale Marassi (133 stallispaces) and C – Park Uscita autostradale Genova Est (104 spaces) both have links to buses and the Brignole metro station.
From the Genova Voltri or Genova Pegli highway exits: D –Park via Molo Architetti (132 stallispaces) has links with the Navebus water taxi service.

Prices
Parking + Public Transport. The integrated ticket costs €6 and includes:

parking in the exchange car park until midnight of the same day;
a ticket for any form of public transport (except the volabus), valid for one person until midnight on the day of purchase.

Parking only:

from 12 a.m. to 6 a.m. — € 0.50/hour
from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. — €1,.50/hour at the Di Negro and Marassi car parks, €1.00/hour at the Molo Archetti car park
from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. — €0.50/hour

Please note: the rules at the Piastra di Genova Est car park are different. The first 24 hours of parking are free of charge, after which a fee of €5.00/ day applies. It is not possible to buy the integrated €6 parking + public transport ticket at this car park.

BY AIR

The Cristoforo Colombo airport (tel. +39 010 60151) is 7 km from the Porto Antico, around 15 minutes by taxi. The Volabus service connects the airport to both Principe and Brignole railway stations.
www.airport.genova.it

IN THE CITY, CHOOSE BIKES AND BIKE SHARING SERVICES!

There are bike-sharing stations at the railway stations and at other points across the city: Matitone Via di Francia, Piazza Principe, Caricamento Palazzo San Giorgio, Piazza De Ferrari, San Vincenzo Via Colombo/Consolazione, Brignole Piazza Verdi, San Benigno Via di Francia, Piazza Vittorio Veneto, Largo della Zecca, Questura Via Diaz, Stadio Via Monnet Via Calì, Fiumara Via Mantovani/Rotonda delle donne di Teheran, Di Negro Via Buozzi lato civ. number 59/Piazza Di Negro, Darsena Via Gramsci, Via della Marina outside the elevator, Piazza Rossetti, Piazza Raggi/Via Canevari. Largo della Zecca e Via Diaz. Use the Bicincittà app to register and find out more:

Prices
one day: €6
three days: €10
seven days: €12 + €1 recharge

The service is available 24 hours a day.
www.bicincitta.com