There are 5 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  9 h 23 min

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

$90 - $154

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Milan, Milan 500
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Interlaken, Interlaken West 417

$36 - $65

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  13 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Sestri Levante to Genova Piazza Principe Reg / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genova Principe FS Acquaverde to Luzern
  3. Take the train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost 470

$82 - $131

Drive  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen 345.2 miles

$80 - $120

Train, fly  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Basel (BSL) PSA - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost

$115 - $480

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen is to bus which costs 30€ - 60€ and takes 12 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 6 h 21 min.

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The distance between Cinque Terre and Lauterbrunnen is 309 km. The road distance is 552.3 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 23 min to get from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen. However, there are services departing from Corniglia and arriving at Lauterbrunnen via Levanto, Milano Centrale, Thun and Interlaken Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen.
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  • Distance: 193.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 23 min

What companies run services between Cinque Terre, Italy and Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen via Levanto, Milano Centrale, Thun, and Interlaken Ost in around 9 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cinque Terre to Lauterbrunnen via La Spezia Centrale, La Spezia - Stazione FS, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia, Milan, Milan, Interlaken, Interlaken West, and Interlaken West, Bahnhof in around 12 h 14 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pisa to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pisa to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Sestri Levante to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Zentralbahn
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Train from Luzern to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
zentralbahn.ch
Schedule at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Interlaken Ost
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from La Spezia to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Interlaken, Interlaken West
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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