There are 12 ways to get from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Amsterdam to Pisa, train  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Pisa (PSA) AMS - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$87 - $327

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Fly Amsterdam to Milan Linate, train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$81 - $302

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Fly Amsterdam to Genoa, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Genoa (GOA) AMS - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Levanto

$94 - $352

Train to Rotterdam, fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Pisa (PSA) RTM - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$105 - $489

Fly Amsterdam to Florence, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Florence (FLR) AMS - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$94 - $329

Fly Amsterdam to Bologna, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bologna (BLQ) AMS - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$126 - $419

Train  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$268 - $412

Train via Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ec
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto Ic

$273 - $463

Bus  •  22 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan N836
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to La Spezia 500

$81 - $137

Bus, train  •  24 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Zurich
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$140 - $188

Drive, train  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...
  4. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Cinque Terre

$242 - $391

Drive  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre 837.5 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 22 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 280€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Corniglia via Basel SBB, Milano Centrale and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 20 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Cinque Terre is 984 km. The road distance is 1340 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 16 h 20 min and costs 220€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 16 h 20 min and costs 220€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 22 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Amsterdam to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at La Spezia Centrale station.

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  • Distance: 615 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 21 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre via Basel SBB, Milano Centrale, and La Spezia Centrale in around 16 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre via Milan, Milan, La Spezia, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 22 h 15 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Rotterdam to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Levanto
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Amsterdam to Zurich
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Cinque Terre is 1340 km. It takes approximately 13 h 5 min to drive from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre.

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KLM, Alitalia, Vueling Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Pisa Airport.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 5€ - 11€.

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