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There are 10 ways to get from Budapest to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus, night train 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.

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Fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Pisa (PSA) BUD - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.

$47 - $258

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Fly to Genoa, train  •  9 h 27 min

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

$103 - $391

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BUD - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$56 - $180

Fly to Bologna, train  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Bologna (BLQ) BUD - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
  3. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C.

$70 - $321

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  9 h 42 min

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

$62 - $227

Train  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto Ic

$161 - $278

Bus  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Bologna, Bologna N536
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia MarinoBus / ...

$61 - $108

Bus, train  •  23 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Genova
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Corniglia (Ge) La Spezia - Pisa

$124 - $132

Train, night train  •  18 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Budapest-Déli to Sopron Ic
  2. Take the night train from Wiener Neustadt to Pisa Centrale
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C. Reg / ...

$105 - $157

Drive  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Cinque Terre 674.5 miles

$160 - $240

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The cheapest way to get from Budapest to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 13 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft and takes 6 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Budapest to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 13 000 Ft - 75 000 Ft and takes 6 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Corniglia via Wien Hbf, Venezia Mestre, Milano Centrale and Levanto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 53 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Cinque Terre is 814 km. The road distance is 1079.2 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 17 h 53 min and costs 45 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Budapest to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Budapest to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 17 h 53 min and costs 45 000 Ft - 80 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17 000 Ft - 31 000 Ft and takes 18 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 508.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 31 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Budapest to Cinque Terre via Wien Hbf, Venezia Mestre, Milano Centrale, and Levanto in around 17 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Budapest to Cinque Terre via Népliget M, Budapest, Budapest Népliget, Bologna, Bologna, Bologna, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 18 h 19 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Budapest to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Budapest to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $400
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$26 - $170
Flights from Budapest to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Budapest to Genoa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $390
Flights from Budapest to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Budapest to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
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 Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
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
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
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 Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Wien HBF to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wiener Neustadt to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
11 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
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 Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
marinobus.it
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 Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Genova
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$115
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Cinque Terre is 1079 km. It takes approximately 10 h 34 min to drive from Budapest to Cinque Terre.

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Ryanair and Lufthansa offer flights from Budapest Airport to Pisa Airport.

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Book your Budapest to Cinque Terre train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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There are 2836+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs 350 Ft.

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