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There are 12 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, 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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Train to Florence, fly to Barcelona  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Corniglia to Firenze Smn
  2. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Barcelona (BCN) FLR - BCN

$79 - $297

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Train to Pisa, fly to Girona, train  •  7h 4m

  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

$46 - $208

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

  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

$63 - $247

Train, train to Bologna, fly to Barcelona  •  9h 29m

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

$54 - $277

Train to Milan Bergamo, fly to Barcelona  •  9h 38m

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

$57 - $294

Train, train to Turin, fly to Barcelona  •  10h 5m

  1. Take the train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
  3. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Barcelona (BCN) TRN - BCN

$48 - $259

Train, train to Nice, fly to Barcelona  •  10h 29m

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
  3. Take the train from Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de St-Laurent-du-Var
  4. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Barcelona (BCN) NCE - BCN

$70 - $212

Bus, bus and ferry  •  13h 55m

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

$67 - $101

Train  •  14h 2m

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Fb / ...
  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 - $195

Night train, train  •  14h 30m

  1. Take the night train from Corniglia to Ventimiglia Reg
  2. Take the train from Gare de Nice-Ville to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave

$129 - $207

Train, bus  •  16h 49m

  1. Take the train from Sestri Levante to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Barcelona N728 / ...

$56 - $101

Drive  •  9h 39m

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Barcelona 604.5 miles

$140 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 13h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 190€ and takes 7h 4m.

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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 14h 2m.

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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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The best way to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 13h 55m and costs 55€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 7h 27m to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Cinque Terre to Barcelona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from La Spezia Centrale station.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Cinque Terre to Barcelona train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cinque Terre to Barcelona is 967 km. It takes approximately 9h 39m to drive from Cinque Terre to Barcelona.

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Map of how to get from Cinque Terre to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 429 miles
  • Duration: 7h 27m

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

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 14h 2m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Turin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Girona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Turin to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Nice to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Nice to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
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 Corniglia to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$22 - $26
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Parma
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Parma to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Levanto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Genova Brignole to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Ventimiglia to St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Corniglia to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $34
Train from Sestri Levante to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
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
39m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $22
Website
renfe.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 Levanto to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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 La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $29
Website
thello.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 Gare de Ventimiglia-Stazione to Gare de St-Laurent-du-Var
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $26
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Gare de Nice-Ville to Gare de Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
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
5h 33m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from La Spezia to Genova
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
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 and ferry from Genova to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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