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

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Train via Levanto  •  6 h 17 min

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

$63 - $96

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Train  •  6 h 25 min

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

$67 - $95

Bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Brig to Genova - Stazione Marittima
  2. Take the bus from Genova to La Spezia

$68 - $85

Bus, train  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 to Genova - Piazza Principe Station
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Corniglia

$75 - $163

Drive  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Brig to Cinque Terre 271.9 miles

$65 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Brig to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs SFr 65 - SFr 85 and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brig to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs SFr 65 - SFr 95 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brig to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Brig and arriving at Corniglia via Milano Centrale and Levanto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 17 min.

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The distance between Brig and Cinque Terre is 279 km. The road distance is 435.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brig to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 6 h 17 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 100.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Brig to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Brig to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Brig station.

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The best way to get from Brig to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 6 h 17 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 100. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 65 - SFr 85 and takes 8 h 4 min.

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Brig to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Levanto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brig to Cinque Terre is 435 km. It takes approximately 5 h 7 min to drive from Brig to Cinque Terre.

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Map of how to get from Brig to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 174.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

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

You can take a train from Brig to Cinque Terre via Milano Centrale and Levanto in around 6 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brig to Cinque Terre via Genova - Stazione Marittima, Genova - Doria Metro Principe, Genova - Via XX Settembre, Genova, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 8 h 4 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Brig to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 47 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

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 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
Bus operators
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Brig to Genova - Stazione Marittima
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Genova to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Swiss PostAuto
Email
info@postauto.ch
Website
postauto.ch
Bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Autoservizi Comazzi srl
Phone
0322 844 862
Email
comazzi@comazzibus.com
Website
comazzibus.com
Bus from Domodossola to Malpensa Airport T1
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
comazzibus.com
Autoticino
Phone
+39 0142 452854
Email
autoticinostac@statcasale.com
Website
autoticino.com
Bus from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 to Genova - Piazza Principe Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $65
Schedules at
autoticino.com

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