Genova has a small city airport with direct flights to major hubs such as Rome, Munich, Paris, Amsterdam and London STN, as well as other European cities.
Genova has two main stations, both close to the city centre: Genova Piazza Principe and Genova Brignole. It’s connected by direct intercity trains to Milano, Torino and Pisa (1h45/2h). More information can be found on the Trenitalia webpage.
If you're coming from CERN, it’s a 400km (4h30/5h) drive.
Once you're in Genova
AMT runs public transport in Genova (buses, metro, funiculars, and lifts), as well as the airport bus "Volabus" and the ferry "Navebus". You can also buy a daily or weekly combined ticket to use on regional trains within the city boundaries.