There are 5 ways to get from Bolzano to Cinque Terre by train, bus or car

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 Trenitalia Frecce  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fa
  2. Fa / ...

$56 - $90

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Marinobus / ...
  2. 26

$37 - $53

3 alternative options

Train Russian Railways  •  8 h 30 min

  1. R
  2. Reg

$58 - $77

Bus, train  •  10 h 34 min

  1. La Spezia - Parma

$85 - $138

Drive  •  4 h 23 min

  1. 265.8 miles

$60 - $95

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

You can take a train from Bolzano to Cinque Terre via Firenze Campo Marte and La Spezia Centrale in around 6 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bolzano to Cinque Terre via Bologna *Int_BOLZANO*, Bologna, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, Piazza Caduti, and La Spezia Centrale in around 8 h 42 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bolzano to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Campo Marte to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze C.M. to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Bergamo to Aulla Lunigiana
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Bolzano/Bozen to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bolzano to Bologna *Int_BOLZANO*
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
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
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bozen to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bolzano and Cinque Terre is 292 km. The road distance is 425 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bolzano to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 42 min.

The quickest way to get from Bolzano to Cinque Terre is to drive which takes 4 h 23 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

No, there is no direct train from Bolzano to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Bolzano and arriving at Corniglia via Firenze Campo Marte and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 36 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 36 min to get from Bolzano to Cinque Terre, including transfers.