There are 14 ways to get from Athens to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Pisa, train  •  8 h 47 min

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

$107 - $324

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Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) ATH - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$78 - $266

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Fly to Genoa, train  •  10 h 9 min

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

$107 - $370

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  10 h 13 min

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

$104 - $300

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ATH - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$98 - $269

Fly to Bologna, train  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Bologna (BLQ) ATH - 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

$101 - $346

Fly to Rome, train  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome (FCO) ATH - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to La Spezia Centrale

$120 - $335

Bus, bus and ferry  •  23 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
  3. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia 26

$199 - $271

Train, bus and ferry  •  23 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Athens to Kalambaka
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Parma Fb
  4. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C. Reg

$170 - $268

Drive, car ferry  •  27 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Drive from Ancona to Cinque Terre

$173 - $377

Bus, car ferry, train  •  31 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Parma Fb
  4. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C. Reg

$167 - $416

Bus, car ferry, train via Firenze Rifredi  •  33 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Firenze Rifredi Reg
  4. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C. Reg

$156 - $416

Bus, bus and ferry, train  •  41 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Firenze
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to La Spezia C. Reg

$146 - $195

Drive  •  22 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Cinque Terre 1400.7 miles

$330 - $490

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The cheapest way to get from Athens to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 280€ and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 280€ and takes 8 h 47 min.

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The distance between Athens and Cinque Terre is 1356 km. The road distance is 2241.2 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Cinque Terre without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 23 h 38 min and costs 160€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 47 min to get from Athens to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Cinque Terre is 2241 km. It takes approximately 22 h 13 min to drive from Athens to Cinque Terre.

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Aegean Airlines, Ryanair, Turkish Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 3277+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Athens to Athens Airport is to subway which takes 42 min and costs 9€.

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Map of how to get from Athens to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 847.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 47 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Cinque Terre, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Athens to Cinque Terre. However, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Pisa, take the walk to Pisa Airport, take the train to Pisa Centrale, take the train to La Spezia Centrale, then take the train to Cinque Terre. Alternatively, you can take the subway to Στ.Αεροδρομιου, take the walk to Athens airport, fly to Genoa, take the walk to Genova Sestri Ponente, take the train to Genova Brignole, take the train to Levanto, then take the train to Cinque Terre.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Athens to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Athens to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Athens to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Catania
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $240
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo via Catania
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$40 - $350
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Catania
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Athens to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Athens to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Flights from Athens to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $470
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Athens to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Bergamo via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$65 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$140 - $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 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
Train from Roma Termini to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Parma
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 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
Train from Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $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
$40 - $50
Train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Train from Firenze Smn to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
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
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Athens to Kalambaka
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
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
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Fier
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$48
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Firenze
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$78 - $82
Airplane economy seats
$93 - $96
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $310
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99
Aircraft-type seats
$117
2 bed inside cabin
$302
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300

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