There are 2 ways to get from Milan to Cinque Terre by train or car
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The cheapest way to get from Milan to Cinque Terre is to train which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 3h 8m.
The quickest way to get from Milan to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 54m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Milano Centrale and arriving at Corniglia. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 8m.
The distance between Milan and Cinque Terre is 155 km. The road distance is 252.5 km.
The best way to get from Milan to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 3h 8m and costs 14€ - 20€.
The train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia takes 3h 8m including transfers and departs once daily.
Milan to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Milano Centrale station.
Milan to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Corniglia station.
Yes, the driving distance between Milan to Cinque Terre is 252 km. It takes approximately 2h 54m to drive from Milan to Cinque Terre.
What companies run services between Milan, Italy and Cinque Terre, Italy?
Trenitalia Intercity operates a train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia once daily. Tickets cost 14€ - 20€ and the journey takes 3h 8m.
Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).
Train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia
- Ave. Duration
- 3h 8m
- Once daily
- Estimated price
- 14€ - 20€
- Trenitalia Intercity
- 2nd Class
- 14€ - 20€
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