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

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Train via Florence  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Firenze S.M.N. Fr
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale Re
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Re / ...

€39 - €165

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Fly to Genoa, train  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Genoa (GOA) NAP - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Levanto

€22 - €132

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Train  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Ic

€38 - €54

Bus, train  •  12h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Naples to Pisa N1501
  2. Take the train from Pisa S. Rossore to La Spezia Centrale Re

€37 - €51

Bus  •  13h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Santa Maria Capua Vetere to La Spezia

€43 - €66

Drive  •  6h 13m

  1. Drive from Naples to Cinque Terre 645.8 km

€80 - €120

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8h 6m

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

€31 - €123

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  8h 11m

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

€39 - €212

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  8h 17m

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

€33 - €132

Fly to Rome, train  •  7h 6m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Rome (FCO) NAP - FCO
  2. Take the train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to La Spezia Centrale

€61 - €238

Fly to Turin, train  •  8h 20m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Turin (TRN) NAP - TRN
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to La Spezia Centrale

€43 - €224

Naples to Cinque Terre by train

The train journey time between Naples and Cinque Terre is around 6h 32m and covers a distance of around 636 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 48m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno, Trenitalia and others, the Naples to Cinque Terre train service departs from Napoli Centrale and arrives in Corniglia. Typically 96 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 32m
Fastest train time:
5h 48m
Train distance:
636 km
Trains per week:
96
Cheapest price:
€39
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:20
Last train departs at:
19:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Naples to Cinque Terre train schedules

Trains departing Saturday, July 31, 2021

Naples → Cinque Terre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cinque Terre is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cinque Terre is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cinque Terre is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Naples to Cinque Terre is to bus and train which costs €35 - €55 and takes 12h 26m.

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The fastest way to get from Naples to Cinque Terre is to fly and train. Taking this option will cost €22 - €140 and takes 5h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Naples to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Napoli Centrale and arriving at Corniglia via Firenze S.M.N., Pisa Centrale and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 18m.

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The distance between Naples and Cinque Terre is 521 km. The road distance is 645.8 km.

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The best way to get from Naples to Cinque Terre without a car is to train via Florence which takes 6h 18m and costs €35 - €170.

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It takes approximately 6h 18m to get from Naples to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Naples to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Napoli Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Naples to Cinque Terre is to train via Florence which takes 6h 18m and costs €35 - €170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €70 and takes 13h 1m.

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The quickest flight from Naples Airport to Genoa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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

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Map of how to get from Naples to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 521.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 18m

What companies run services between Naples, Italy and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Naples to Cinque Terre via Firenze S.M.N., Pisa Centrale, and La Spezia Centrale in around 6h 18m. Alternatively, Sellitto operates a bus from Santa Maria Capua Vetere to La Spezia twice a week. Tickets cost €40 - €60 and the journey takes 10h 28m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €210
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €210
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€30 - €210
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€60 - €140
Flights from Naples to Turin via Olbia
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €140
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€18 - €160
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€21 - €120
Flights from Naples to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€13 - €120
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€24 - €210
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €220
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €260
Flights from Naples to Rome
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €240
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Naples to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €120
Flights from Naples to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€12 - €75
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€15 - €120
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €140
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€40 - €140
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Naples to Turin
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €170
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€35 - €50
Base Standard
€60 - €85
Base Premium
€75 - €110
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€9 - €14
Base Standard
€23 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €100
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €80
Base Premium
€70 - €100
Train from Torino Lingotto to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€20 - €28
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Napoli Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €80
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€30 - €45
Smart Low Cost
€27 - €40
Smart Flex
€55 - €80
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Pisa S. Rossore to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €11
Train from Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €10
Train from Milano Centrale to Levanto
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€14 - €28
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€25 - €28
Trenitalia Intercity

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).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Train from Napoli Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€35 - €55
Train from Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Train from Milano Centrale to Levanto
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Train from Torino Lingotto to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€15 - €22
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
€11 - €16
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Naples to Pisa
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Sellitto
Phone
+39 0824 46304
Email
info@sellitto.com
Website
sellitto.com
Bus from Santa Maria Capua Vetere to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
10h 28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Schedules at
sellitto.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Naples to Cinque Terre is 646 km. It takes approximately 6h 13m to drive from Naples to Cinque Terre.

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Ryanair, Volotea and Alitalia offer flights from Naples Airport to Genoa Airport.

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There are 432+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 10 min and costs €1 - €5.

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