There are 12 ways to get from Bristol to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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

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Fly Bristol to Pisa, train  •  6 h 41 min

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

$99 - $296

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Fly Bristol to Genoa, train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Genoa (GOA) BRS - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Levanto

$104 - $432

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Pisa, train  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Pisa (PSA) LHR - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$177 - $488

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Pisa  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Pisa (PSA) LGW - PSA
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$145 - $488

Train to London Stansted, fly to Pisa, train  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Pisa (PSA) STN - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$144 - $397

Fly Bristol to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) BRS - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$110 - $458

Bus, Thello, train  •  28 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 040
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale 221
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$166 - $228

Train, bus via Frankfurt  •  29 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto Ic

$230 - $482

Train, bus FlixBus  •  31 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Genoa, Genoa
  4. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Corniglia

$168 - $302

Bus  •  34 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 040
  2. Take the bus from London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to La Spezia

$118 - $198

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  16 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cinque Terre

$402 - $520

Drive, car ferry  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cinque Terre

$256 - $386

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs £75 - £230 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs £75 - £230 and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Cinque Terre is 766 miles.

The best way to get from Bristol to Cinque Terre without a car is to bus and Thello and train which takes 28 h 30 min and costs £120 - £180.

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It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Bristol to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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easyJet, BMI Regional and Lufthansa offer flights from Bristol Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 3277+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Bristol Airport is to bus which takes 21 min and costs £9.

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 766.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a bus from Bristol to Cinque Terre via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals, London, Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, La Spezia, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 34 h 5 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Flights from Bristol to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa via Hahn
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa via Bari
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Bristol to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Bristol to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Flights from Bristol to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Bristol to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bristol to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Bristol to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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 Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
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 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $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
$29 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
thello.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Website
bahn.de
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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