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There are 4 ways to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre by train, bus or car

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Train via Pisa  •  3h 22m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Re / ...

12€ - 96€

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia Re

12€ - 24€

Bus  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Viale Giovanni Luder to P.Za D'Azeglio Nord Dm
  2. Take the bus from Viareggio to La Spezia Bologna > Lucca > Viareggio > Massa > La Spezia

14€ - 20€

Drive  •  2h 1m

  1. Drive from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre 168.6 km

21€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 4h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 2h 1m.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Aeroporto and arriving at Corniglia via Firenze S.M.N.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 52m.

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The distance between Florence Airport (FLR) and Cinque Terre is 124 km. The road distance is 168.6 km.

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The best way to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre without a car is to train via Pisa which takes 3h 22m and costs 12€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 3h 22m to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Firenze S.M.N. station.

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The best way to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre is to train via Pisa which takes 3h 22m and costs 12€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 4h 20m.

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Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Corniglia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre is 169 km. It takes approximately 2h 1m to drive from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre.

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Map of how to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 124.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 22m

What companies run services between Florence Airport (FLR), Italy and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre via Campo Sportivo Rifredi, Firenze Rifredi, Pisa Centrale, and La Spezia Centrale in around 3h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence Airport (FLR) to Cinque Terre via P.Za D'Azeglio Nord, Viareggio, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 4h 20m.

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 Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
11€ - 23€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 23€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
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Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
10€ - 14€
Base Standard
23€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
9€ - 14€
Base Standard
23€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Bus operators
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
lucca.cttnord.it
Bus from Viale Giovanni Luder to P.Za D'Azeglio Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
VaiBus
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi
Phone
800 570530
Email
segreteria@capautolinee.it
Website
capautolinee.it
Bus from Viale Guidoni Aeroporto to P.Za D'Azeglio Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Viareggio to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€
Website
Marino Autolinee

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