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There are 11 ways to get from London 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.

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Fly London Heathrow to Pisa, train  •  6 h 37 min

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

$103 - $364

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Fly London Stansted to Pisa, train  •  7 h 3 min

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

$66 - $272

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Fly London Gatwick to Pisa, train  •  6 h 51 min

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

$77 - $382

Fly London City to Florence, train  •  8 h 14 min

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

$112 - $378

Fly London City to Milan Linate, train  •  9 h 26 min

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

$88 - $363

Fly London Heathrow to Milan Linate, train  •  9 h 24 min

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

$101 - $315

Train  •  13 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

$243 - $442

Bus, Thello, train  •  25 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale 221
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$150 - $211

Train, night train  •  18 h 50 min

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

$195 - $425

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  14 h 34 min

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

$375 - $482

Drive, car ferry  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Cinque Terre

$231 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs £50 - £210 and takes 7 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs £75 - £280 and takes 6 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Corniglia via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon, Milano Centrale and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 50 min.

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The distance between London and Cinque Terre is 688 miles.

The best way to get from London to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 13 h 56 min and costs £180 - £340.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from London to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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London to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St. Pancras International station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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London to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at La Spezia Centrale station.

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British Airways, Lufthansa and Alitalia offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Pisa Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 687.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from London to Cinque Terre via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Fermata 1197 - PORTA SUSA CAP., Fermata 1295 - RE UMBERTO, Torino Porta Nuova, and La Spezia Centrale in around 13 h 56 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from London City to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from London City to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa via Bari
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Milan Linate via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
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 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
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
Eurostar
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
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 Nuova to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
thello.com
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
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
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
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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There are 2836+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 14 min and costs £20 - £29.

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