There are 8 ways to get from France to Cinque Terre by plane, 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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Fly Nice to Monaco, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Monaco (MCM) NCE - MCM
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale

$207 - $422

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Bus  •  17 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Turin, Torino N729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin to La Spezia

$66 - $107

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Fly Paris Orly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Pisa (PSA) ORY - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.

$71 - $300

Fly Paris CDG to Genoa, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Genoa (GOA) CDG - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Levanto

$69 - $312

Train  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bardonecchia Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bardonecchia to Torino Porta Nuova Sfm
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

$161 - $210

Bus, train  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Parma
  2. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C. La Spezia - Parma / ...

$104 - $185

Thello, train  •  16 h 35 min

  1. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale 221
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$133 - $185

Drive  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Cinque Terre 639.4 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

The distance between France and Cinque Terre is 670 km. The road distance is 1023.1 km.

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The best way to get from France to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 12 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 19 min to get from France to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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The best way to get from France to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 12 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Nice Airport to Monaco Airport is the direct flight which takes 6 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Cinque Terre is 1023 km. It takes approximately 10 h 19 min to drive from France to Cinque Terre.

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Heli Securite and FlexFlight ApS offer flights from Nice Airport to Monaco Airport.

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There are 3162+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Nice Airport is to line 99 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from France to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 418.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Paris to Cinque Terre via Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Bardonecchia, Torino Porta Nuova, and La Spezia Centrale in around 12 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Cinque Terre via Gare De Bercy - Popb, Paris, Paris, Turin, Torino, Fermata 557 - PALAGIUSTIZIA, Fermata 35 - RE UMBERTO, Turin, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 17 h 5 min.

Airlines
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Nice to Monaco
Ave. Duration
6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Heli Securite
Website
helicopter-saint-tropez.com
Flights from Nice to Monaco
Ave. Duration
7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Train operators
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 Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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 Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Bardonecchia to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bardonecchia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $240
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 Torino Porta Nuova to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
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 Paris, Paris to Turin, Torino
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Turin to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Parma
Ave. Duration
15 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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