There are 10 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 Manchester to Pisa, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Pisa (PSA) MAN - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.

$70 - $357

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Fly Manchester to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) MAN - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$66 - $317

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Fly Manchester to Genoa, train  •  8 h 38 min

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

$89 - $401

Fly Manchester to Milan Malpensa, train  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) MAN - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$79 - $290

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Pisa, train  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Pisa (PSA) LBA - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.

$74 - $369

Fly Manchester to Bologna, train  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Bologna (BLQ) MAN - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
  3. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C.

$93 - $360

Bus, train  •  33 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$187 - $379

Bus  •  37 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to La Spezia

$125 - $207

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  17 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cinque Terre

$419 - $545

Drive, carferry  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cinque Terre

$274 - $412

Questions & Answers

The distance between Greater Manchester and Cinque Terre is 846 miles.

The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Cinque Terre without a car is to bus and train which takes 33 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from Greater Manchester to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 25 min.

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easyJet, Jet2.com, British Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 3162+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 845.9 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 31 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Cinque Terre via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria Coach Station, London, Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, La Spezia, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 37 h 52 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Valencia
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Pisa via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $470
Flights from Manchester to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Milan Bergamo via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Milan Bergamo via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Milan Bergamo via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $320
Flights from Manchester to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$40 - $260
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Manchester to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,800
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $800
Flights from Manchester to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Manchester to Genoa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Milan Malpensa via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
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 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 Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
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
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 Milano Centrale to Levanto
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Leeds
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $25
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
elines.cz
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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