There are 3 ways to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia 26 / ...

$13 - $29

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Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C. La Spezia - Parma / ...

$18 - $43

Drive  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre 148.7 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Bologna Borgo Panigale and arriving at Corniglia via Bologna C.Le, Parma and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) and Cinque Terre is 134 km. The road distance is 237.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Bologna C.Le station.

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The best way to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre is to bus which takes 4 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h.

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Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at La Spezia C. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre is 238 km. It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to drive from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre.

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There are 3162+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 83.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Bologna Airport (BLQ), Italy and Cinque Terre, Italy?

Marino Autolinee operates a bus from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre once daily. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min. Ouibus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bologna Airport (BLQ) to Cinque Terre via Bologna C.Le, Parma, La Spezia C., and La Spezia Centrale in around 5 h.

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 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
Bus operators
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
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 Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus

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