Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport

Everything you need to know before departing from or arriving to Genoa Airport

Genoa Cristoforo Colombo Airport in a nutshell

Krystof Hajek updated 14. 11. 2023

The Christopher Columbus Airport is located on an artificial peninsula close to the sea and at a short distance from the centre of Genoa (about 7 km).

Genoa Airport is a small airport, with mainly domestic flights, supplemented by several international connections to the most important European hubs.

By far the most flights to the airport are operated by Ryanair. However, you can also buy tickets to Genoa on websites such as, or

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The single terminal is older, but with plenty of seating and very short distances thanks to its triangular shape. Just arrive 90 minutes before departure. The airport is open between 4:40 and 0:30.

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Krystof Hajek

Krystof is the editor-in-chief of Cestee. He is also an avid traveller with 574 flights and 73 countries visited.