There are 9 ways to get from Basel SBB Station to Cinque Terre by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train via Levanto  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto Ic

$116 - $191

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel City Center to Zurich Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to La Spezia N307

$36 - $67

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Train  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$118 - $191

Bus, train  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel to Milan Lampugnano Station
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Genoa
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Corniglia

$44 - $62

Drive  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Basel SBB Station to Cinque Terre 375.6 miles

$90 - $130

Fly Basel to Pisa, train  •  6 h 30 min

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

$55 - $371

Train to Zurich, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZRH - MXP
  3. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$138 - $396

Fly Basel to Nice, bus, train  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nice (NCE) BSL - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale

$62 - $201

Train to Zurich, fly to Florence, train  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$124 - $465

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel SBB Station to Cinque Terre is to bus and train which costs SFr 40 - SFr 65 and takes 11 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel SBB Station to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which takes 6 h 30 min and costs SFr 50 - SFr 370.

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The distance between Basel SBB Station and Cinque Terre is 415 km. The road distance is 601 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to get from Basel SBB Station to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Basel SBB Station to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Basel SBB and arriving at Corniglia via Milano Centrale and Levanto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Basel SBB Station, Switzerland and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Basel SBB Station to Cinque Terre via Milano Centrale and Levanto in around 8 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel SBB Station to Cinque Terre via Zurich, La Spezia, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Basel to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Levanto
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $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
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Center to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Milan to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Milan Lampugnano Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Basel Station Sbb to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
globtour.com

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