There are 11 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Pisa, train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Pisa (PSA) LGW - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$73 - $352

Cheapest option

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7 h 25 min

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

$64 - $214

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Fly to Genoa, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Genoa (GOA) LGW - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Levanto

$73 - $362

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Milan Linate (LIN) LGW - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$69 - $225

Fly to Florence, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Florence (FLR) LGW - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$108 - $427

Train  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marseille Saint-Charles
  3. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  4. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

$255 - $778

Bus Ouibus  •  31 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station 025
  2. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Milan
  4. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Cavi 27

$87 - $129

Bus FlixBus  •  33 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station 025
  2. Take the bus from London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to La Spezia

$115 - $196

Train, night train  •  20 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$233 - $457

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cinque Terre

$379 - $486

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cinque Terre

$232 - $351

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs £65 - £100 and takes 31 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs £55 - £270 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Gatwick Airport and arriving at Corniglia via London St. Pancras International, Marseille-Saint-Charles, Genova Piazza Principe and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 25 min.

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The distance between London Gatwick Airport (LGW) and Cinque Terre is 672 miles.

The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 17 h 25 min and costs £190 - £600.

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Gatwick Airport station.

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The best way to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 17 h 25 min and costs £190 - £600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £65 - £100 and takes 31 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at La Spezia Centrale station.

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Map of how to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 671.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

What companies run services between London Gatwick Airport (LGW), England and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre via London St Pancras International LL, London St. Pancras International, Marseille Saint-Charles, Marseille-Saint-Charles, Genova Piazza Principe, and La Spezia Centrale in around 17 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Paris City Centre - Bercy, Milan, Milano Lampugnano, Cavi, and Sestri Levante in around 31 h 27 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $230
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from London Gatwick to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Genoa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
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 Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
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 Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thameslink
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marseille Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$170 - $650
Premier
$450 - $750
Train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
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
$110 - $150
Website
thello.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
$173
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 Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Milan
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Cavi
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
autostradale.it
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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