There are 5 ways to get from Imperia to Cinque Terre by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Imperia to La Spezia Centrale Ic

$29 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h

  1. Take the bus from Imperia to Sestri Levante 513

$12 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus Lirosi Linee  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Imperia Oneglia to La Spezia

$17 - $20

Train via Genova Piazza Principe  •  4 h 25 min

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

$26 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Imperia to Cinque Terre 139.7 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Imperia to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 14€ - 18€ and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Imperia to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 44 min.

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The distance between Imperia and Cinque Terre is 136 km. The road distance is 223.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Imperia to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Imperia to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Imperia and arriving at Corniglia via La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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

Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Imperia to Cinque Terre once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 1 min. Alternatively, Lirosi Linee operates a bus from Imperia to Cinque Terre 3 times a week. Tickets cost $14 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

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 Imperia to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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 Imperia to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
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 Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Imperia Oneglia to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
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 Imperia to Sestri Levante
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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