There are 5 ways to get from Cinque Terre to Sanremo by 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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Train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$25 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Sestri Levante to Sanremo 513

$14 - $27

3 alternative options

Bus Lirosi Linee  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Sanremo

$16 - $22

Night train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the night train from Corniglia to Sanremo Reg

$15 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Cinque Terre to Sanremo 158.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Cinque Terre to Sanremo is to bus which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cinque Terre to Sanremo is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Cinque Terre and Sanremo is 159 km. The road distance is 253.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Cinque Terre to Sanremo, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Corniglia and arriving at Sanremo. This train operates Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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The nearest airport to Sanremo is Monaco (MCM) Airport which is 30.5 km away. Other nearby airports include Nice (NCE) (49.2 km), Genoa (GOA) (108.5 km), Turin (TRN) (153.3 km) and Marseille (MRS) (209.9 km).

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Map of how to get from Cinque Terre to Sanremo.
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  • Distance: 99.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Cinque Terre, Italy and Sanremo, Italy?

You can take a train from Cinque Terre to Sanremo via La Spezia Centrale and Genova Piazza Principe in around 5 h 10 min. Alternatively, Lirosi Linee operates a bus from Cinque Terre to Sanremo 6 times a week. Tickets cost $15 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Night train from Corniglia to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$27 - $32
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from La Spezia to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sestri Levante to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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