There are 7 ways to get from Ancona to Cinque Terre by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Parma Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C. La Spezia - Parma / ...

$49 - $76

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Bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Bologna, Bologna 421 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia 26 / ...

$25 - $43

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Train via Firenze Rifredi  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Firenze Rifredi (Fi) Prato - Bologna / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C. Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...

$36 - $73

Bus, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord to PISA - Via Pietrasantina Parcheggio Baltour
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C. (Ge) La Spezia - Pisa / ...

$30 - $48

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Ancona to Cinque Terre 284.7 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Pisa, train  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Ancona (AOI) to Pisa (PSA) AOI - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.

$59 - $310

Fly to Genoa, train  •  7 h 48 min

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

$118 - $574

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No, there is no direct train from Ancona to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Corniglia via Parma and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 11 min.

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The distance between Ancona and Cinque Terre is 309 km. The road distance is 455.5 km.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 6 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Ancona to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Ancona to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Ancona station.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 6 h 11 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 39 min.

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There is no direct flight from Ancona Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Ancona to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at La Spezia C. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ancona to Cinque Terre is 455 km. It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to drive from Ancona to Cinque Terre.

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Blue Panorama Airlines, Volotea, Alitalia and two other airlines offer flights from Ancona Airport to Pisa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Ancona to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 193.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

What companies run services between Ancona, Italy and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Ancona to Cinque Terre via Parma, La Spezia C., and La Spezia Centrale in around 6 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ancona to Cinque Terre via Bologna, Bologna, Bologna, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 7 h 39 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ancona to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Ancona to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Ancona to Pisa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Ancona to Pisa via Catania
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Flights from Ancona to Pisa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Ancona to Pisa via Tirana, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Ancona to Genoa via Catania
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 Ancona to Parma
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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 Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Ancona to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
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 Ancona to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord to PISA - Via Pietrasantina Parcheggio
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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There are 3162+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Ancona to Ancona Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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