There are 4 ways to get from Brig 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 via Levanto  •  6 h 23 min

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

$67 - $99

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 27 min

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

$69 - $104

Bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Domodossola, Stazione to Malpensa, aeroporto
  2. Take the bus from Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1 to Genova - Piazza della Vittoria
  3. Take the bus from Genova to La Spezia 26

$85 - $157

Drive  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Brig to Cinque Terre 271.9 miles

$65 - $95

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 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brig to Cinque Terre via Domodossola, Domodossola, Stazione, Malpensa, aeroporto, Malpensa Airport - Terminal 1, Genova - Piazza della Vittoria, Genova, La Spezia, La Spezia - Via Chiodo, La Spezia - Stazione FS Via Fiume, and La Spezia Centrale in around 9 h 48 min.

Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 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
$28 - $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
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $19
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 della Vittoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
autoticino.com
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Genova to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brig to Cinque Terre?

The distance between Brig and Cinque Terre is 279 km. The road distance is 435 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brig to Cinque Terre?

The cheapest way to get from Brig to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs SFr 60 - SFr 95 and takes 5 h 7 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brig to Cinque Terre?

The quickest way to get from Brig to Cinque Terre is to drive which takes 5 h 7 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 95.

Is there a direct train between Brig and Cinque Terre?

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 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Brig to Cinque Terre?

It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Brig to Cinque Terre, including transfers.