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There are 9 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.

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Fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 50 min

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

$48 - $240

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Fly to Florence, train  •  8 h 24 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 - $356

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  9 h 44 min

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

$97 - $320

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  10 h 6 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 Monterosso

$85 - $271

Fly to Bologna, train  •  9 h 12 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

$76 - $299

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  10 h 16 min

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

$70 - $268

Train  •  16 h 55 min

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

$209 - $299

Bus  •  27 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Nice
  2. Take the bus from Nice to La Spezia

$113 - $157

Drive  •  15 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Cinque Terre 972 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 210€ and takes 6 h 50 min.

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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 Marseille-Saint-Charles, Genova Piazza Principe and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 55 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Cinque Terre is 1177 km. The road distance is 1555.3 km.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 16 h 55 min and costs 180€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Madrid to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Spanish Railways AVE, depart from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha station.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 16 h 55 min and costs 180€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 95€ - 140€ and takes 27 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Madrid Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 15 min.

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Madrid 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 Madrid to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 735.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

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

You can take a train from Madrid to Cinque Terre via Marseille-St-Charles, Marseille-Saint-Charles, Genova Piazza Principe, and La Spezia Centrale in around 16 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Madrid to Cinque Terre via Nice, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 27 h 31 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
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 Milan Linate via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $440
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Bilbao
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $700
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
4 h 57 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 45 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 Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Madrid to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Madrid to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Madrid to Milan Linate via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,900
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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 Monterosso
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Spanish Railways AVE
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 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Nice to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Madrid to Cinque Terre is 1555 km. It takes approximately 15 h 18 min to drive from Madrid to Cinque Terre.

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Ryanair, Air Europa, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Madrid Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 2927+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Madrid Airport is to train which takes 22 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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