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There are 10 ways to get from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre by plane, train, car, car train, bus, night 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 to Pisa, train  •  4 h 23 min

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

$66 - $343

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Fly to Genoa, train  •  5 h 19 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 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 C.Le to La Spezia C.

$101 - $412

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 10 min

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

$69 - $223

Fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 39 min

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

$88 - $359

Drive, Eurotunnel, train  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Drive from London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Verona Porta Nuova Fr
  6. Drive from Verona Porta Nuova to Cinque Terre

$476 - $564

Train  •  19 h 19 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 train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto Ic

$337 - $663

Bus, train  •  30 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Gatwick Airport London South to London Victoria Coach Station 025
  2. Take the bus from London to Bruges
  3. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...
  4. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Genoa, Genoa
  5. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Sestri Levante Reg / ...

$105 - $190

Train, night train  •  20 h 22 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 Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale En
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$209 - $447

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 fly and train which costs £50 - £180 and takes 7 h 10 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 £50 - £270 and takes 4 h 23 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, Paris Est, Karlsruhe Hbf, Milano Centrale and Levanto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 19 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 19 h 19 min and costs £250 - £550.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 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 quickest flight from London Gatwick Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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London Gatwick Airport (LGW) to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Levanto station.

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Vueling Airlines, easyJet and British Airways offer flights from London Gatwick Airport to Pisa Airport.

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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 23 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, Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Est, Karlsruhe Hbf, Milano Centrale, and Levanto in around 19 h 19 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 Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
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 Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Sestri Levante
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
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
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $115
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $115
1st Class
$130 - $200
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 Susa to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thameslink
Eurostar
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 Paris Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
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 Bruges
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Bruges
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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