There are 12 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona by train, plane, bus, car ferry 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 to Pisa, fly to Barcelona  •  6 h 21 min

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

$61 - $303

Cheapest option

Train to Genoa, fly to Barcelona  •  7 h 14 min

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

$48 - $258

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Train to Pisa, fly to Girona, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Girona (GRO) PSA - GRO
  3. Take the train from Girona to Barcelona Sants

$56 - $217

Train, train to Florence, fly to Barcelona  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  3. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Barcelona (BCN) FLR - BCN

$88 - $310

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Barcelona  •  9 h 33 min

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

$64 - $247

Train, train to Bologna, fly to Barcelona  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  4. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Barcelona (BCN) BLQ - BCN

$74 - $302

Train, bus to Nice, fly to Barcelona  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
  2. Take the bus from Genova Brignole Stazione FS to Nice Aéroport Nice Côte d'Azur Gare Routière
  3. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Barcelona (BCN) NCE - BCN

$65 - $194

Bus  •  13 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Genova
  2. Take the bus from Genova to Barcelona

$67 - $107

Train  •  14 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-Saint-Charles Ec
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave

$136 - $201

Train, car ferry  •  23 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Genova Brignole Reg / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Genoa to Barcelona

$88 - $138

Train, bus  •  41 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Viareggio (Ge) La Spezia - Pisa / ...
  2. Take the bus from Viareggio to Barcelona

$101 - $166

Drive  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Barcelona 604.5 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona is to bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 13 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 260€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Cinque Terre and Barcelona is 686 km. The road distance is 967.2 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 21 min to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Cinque Terre to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Corniglia and arriving at Barcelona Sants via La Spezia Centrale, Genova Piazza Principe and Marseille-St-Charles. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Cinque Terre, Italy and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a bus from Cinque Terre to Barcelona via La Spezia Centrale, La Spezia, and Genova in around 13 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cinque Terre to Barcelona via La Spezia Centrale, Genova Piazza Principe, Marseille-Saint-Charles, and Marseille-St-Charles in around 14 h 33 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Pisa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Genoa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Flights from Nice to Barcelona via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Pisa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Genoa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Pisa to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Nice to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Girona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
renfe.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Girona to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
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 Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from La Spezia C. to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$8 - $10
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 Levanto to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
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 Genova Piazza Principe to Marseille-Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Eurolines IT
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from La Spezia to Genova
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Genova to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Viareggio to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
38 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
alsa.com
Ferry operators

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