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There are 12 ways to get from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre by bus, train, car, shuttle or plane

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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Bus, train  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana Dalmatinova ulica to Venice Mestre Train Station
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N. Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia Re

48€ - 117€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Bologna, Bologna N482 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to La Spezia, La Spezia 448

35€ - 102€

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Train via Venice  •  11h 11m

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana Tivoli to Trieste Centrale Re
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N. Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia Re

46€ - 163€

Train  •  11h 57m

  1. Take the train from Ljubljana Tivoli to Trieste Centrale Re
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Firenze Rifredi Ic
  3. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to Corniglia Re

42€ - 72€

Drive  •  6h 4m

  1. Drive from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre 611.2 km

75€ - 120€

Shuttle to Trieste, fly to Pisa, train  •  8h 21m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Pisa (PSA) TRS - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

93€ - 637€

Shuttle to Trieste, fly to Genoa, train  •  8h 59m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Genoa (GOA) TRS - GOA
  3. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Monterosso

93€ - 539€

Fly Ljubljana to Pisa, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Pisa (PSA) LJU - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

117€ - 488€

Fly Ljubljana to Genoa, train  •  8h 48m

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Genoa (GOA) LJU - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Monterosso

127€ - 500€

Shuttle to Trieste, fly to Milan Linate, train  •  8h 29m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Milan Linate (LIN) TRS - LIN
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Monterosso

144€ - 671€

Shuttle to Trieste, fly to Rome, train  •  8h 37m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Rome (FCO) TRS - FCO
  3. Take the train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to La Spezia Centrale

117€ - 650€

Shuttle, bus  •  10h 47m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Bologna
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia Bologna > Lucca > Viareggio > Massa > La Spezia

64€ - 567€

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Italy is currently allowed from Slovenia.

The COVID-19 helpline number in Cinque Terre is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cinque Terre is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cinque Terre is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre is to train which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 11h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 6h 4m.

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No, there is no direct train from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Ljubljana Tivoli and arriving at Corniglia via Trieste Centrale, Venezia Mestre and Firenze S.M.N.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 11m.

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The distance between Ljubljana and Cinque Terre is 433 km. The road distance is 611.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 24m and costs 45€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 9h 24m to get from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Ljubljana to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Ljubljana Tivoli station.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre is to train via Venice which takes 11h 11m and costs 45€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 110€ and takes 12h 1m.

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There is no direct flight from Trieste Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h and has one stopover.

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Ljubljana to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Corniglia station.

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  • Distance: 432.9 km
  • Duration: 9h 24m

What companies run services between Ljubljana, Slovenia and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre via Trieste Centrale, Venezia Mestre, and Firenze S.M.N. in around 11h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre via Bologna, Bologna, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 12h 1m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 240€
Flights from Trieste to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Flights from Trieste to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Flights from Trieste to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 240€
Flights from Ljubljana to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Flights from Trieste to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 180€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
210€ - 800€
Flights from Ljubljana to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Ljubljana to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Ljubljana to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Ljubljana to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Pisa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 350€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 320€
Flights from Ljubljana to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 280€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Naples
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Malta Air
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Pisa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Train operators
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 Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
20€ - 28€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
45€ - 70€
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
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€
Train from Genova Brignole to Monterosso
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
9€ - 13€
Base Standard
23€ - 30€
Base Premium
29€ - 45€
Train from Milano Centrale to Monterosso
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
Train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 100€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
30€ - 45€
Base Standard
55€ - 80€
Base Premium
70€ - 100€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
20€ - 29€
Smart Low Cost
18€ - 26€
Smart Flex
35€ - 55€
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 S.M.N. to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
11€ - 23€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 23€
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
18€ - 20€
Train from Firenze Rifredi to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
11€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 22€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Genova Brignole to Monterosso
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 11€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
9€ - 11€
Train from Milano Centrale to Monterosso
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
26€ - 28€
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana Tivoli to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
9€ - 11€
Regional Train Ticket
7€ - 10€
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
12€ - 16€
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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Trieste Centrale to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
24€ - 35€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Train from Genova Brignole to Monterosso
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
Train from Milano Centrale to Monterosso
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
13€ - 20€
Bus operators
DRD Turizem
Phone
+386 (0)51 224 222
Email
info@drd.si
Website
drd.si
Bus from Ljubljana Dalmatinova ulica to Venice Mestre Train Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 25€
Website
DRD Turizem
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to La Spezia, La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Bologna
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
30€ - 280€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
30€ - 40€
Private
110€ - 280€
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Bologna
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
45€ - 550€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
45€ - 55€
Private
210€ - 550€
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
17€
Website
Marino Autolinee

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Yes, the driving distance between Ljubljana to Cinque Terre is 611 km. It takes approximately 6h 4m to drive from Ljubljana to Cinque Terre.

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Alitalia offers flights from Trieste Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 1024+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h 16m and costs 30€ - 280€.

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