There are 4 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Menton by train, bus, night train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia Reg / ...

$32 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Menton

$19 - $26

2 alternative options

Night train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the night train from Corniglia to Ventimiglia Reg

$22 - $46

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Menton 176.9 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Menton is to bus which costs 16€ - 22€ and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Menton is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 14 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cinque Terre to Menton. However, there are services departing from Corniglia and arriving at Menton via La Spezia Centrale, Genova Piazza Principe and Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Cinque Terre and Menton is 181 km. The road distance is 283 km.

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The best way to get from Cinque Terre to Menton without a car is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs 27€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 48 min to get from Cinque Terre to Menton, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cinque Terre to Menton is to train which takes 5 h 48 min and costs 27€ - 60€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 22€ and takes 6 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Cinque Terre to Menton.
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  • Distance: 113.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 48 min

What companies run services between Cinque Terre, Italy and Menton, France?

You can take a train from Cinque Terre to Menton via La Spezia Centrale, Genova Piazza Principe, and Ventimiglia in around 5 h 48 min. Alternatively, Lirosi Linee operates a bus from Cinque Terre to Menton 6 times a week. Tickets cost $18 - $22 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

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 Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
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 Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Night train from Corniglia to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $35
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from La Spezia to Menton
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com

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