There are 11 ways to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus or car

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  •  7 h 31 min

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

$48 - $241

10 alternative options

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Milan Linate (LIN) MAD - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$96 - $323

Fly to Florence, train  •  9 h 12 min

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

$90 - $362

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  10 h 10 min

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

$85 - $272

Fly to Nice, bus, train  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Nice (NCE) MAD - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale

$95 - $270

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) MAD - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$70 - $269

Fly to Bologna, train  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Bologna (BLQ) MAD - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$73 - $300

Train  •  17 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe Ec
  4. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

$202 - $304

Bus, train  •  27 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice - Airport to Genoa
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Corniglia

$114 - $168

Bus  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Milano
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to La Spezia 500

$106 - $165

Drive  •  15 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Cinque Terre 972 miles

$230 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 7 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which takes 7 h 31 min and costs 40€ - 210€.

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The distance between Madrid and Cinque Terre is 1177 km. The road distance is 1555 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Madrid to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arriving at Corniglia via Barcelona Sants, Marseille-St-Charles, Genova Piazza Principe and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Madrid to Cinque Terre via Barcelona Sants, Marseille-St-Charles, Genova Piazza Principe, and La Spezia Centrale in around 17 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Cinque Terre via Milano, Milan, Milan, La Spezia, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 32 h 15 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Nice via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Madrid to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Madrid to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Lamezia Terme
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Madrid to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,900
Flights from Madrid to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Nice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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
Train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
renfe.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Genova Piazza Principe
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators

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