There are 8 ways to get from Bern 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  •  8 h 25 min

  1. 8 / ...
  2. Ec
  3. Ic

$89 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Rj
  2. N307

$38 - $68

6 alternative options

Bus Globtour  •  11 h 48 min

  1. 27

$56 - $86

Drive  •  6 h 20 min

  1. 349.3 miles

$80 - $130

Train to Basel, fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. BSL - PSA

$91 - $444

Train to Zurich, fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 45 min

  1. ZRH - MXP

$147 - $396

Train to Zurich, fly to Florence, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. ZRH - FLR

$133 - $474

Train to Geneva, fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 29 min

  1. GVA - PSA

$98 - $385

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Bern to Cinque Terre via Brig, Milano Centrale, and Monterosso in around 8 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bern to Cinque Terre via Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai, Zurich, La Spezia, Canaletto, La Spezia FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 11 h 46 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 Geneva to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $360
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 Bern to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Bern, Carparkplatz Schützenmatte to Curych, Carparkplatz Sihlquai
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Bern P+R Neufeld to Mailand Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Cavi
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
autostradale.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bern and Cinque Terre is 360 km. The road distance is 559 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs SFr 35 - SFr 70 and takes 11 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Bern to Cinque Terre is to drive which takes 6 h 20 min and costs SFr 80 - SFr 130.

No, there is no direct train from Bern to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Bern and arriving at Corniglia via Brig, Milano Centrale and Monterosso. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Bern to Cinque Terre, including transfers.