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There are 12 ways to get from Netherlands to Cinque Terre by plane, train, car, car train, bus, night train or shuttle

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Genoa, train  •  7h

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Genoa (GOA) AMS - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Levanto

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Fly Eindhoven to Pisa, train  •  6h 14m

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

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Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence, train  •  7h 56m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Florence (FLR) AMS - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to Corniglia

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna, train  •  8h 29m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bologna (BLQ) AMS - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia

Fly Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate, train  •  9h 26m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

Fly Eindhoven to Bologna, train  •  8h 28m

  1. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Bologna (BLQ) EIN - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia

Train  •  15h 19m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
  2. Take the train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto Ic

Drive, car train  •  20h 38m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Verona
  3. Drive from Verona to Cinque Terre

Bus  •  22h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan
  2. Take the bus from Milan to Parma 507 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo to La Spezia Ferry Terminal

Night train, train  •  20h 3m

  1. Take the night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zuerich Hb Nj
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Monterosso Ic

Drive  •  12h 48m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre 1326.5 km

Shuttle, train  •  23h 46m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Amsterdam to Desenzano del Garda
  2. Take the train from Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione to La Spezia Centrale Nj
Netherlands → Italy
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International entry into Italy from Netherlands

  • Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Conditions of entry into Italy from Netherlands

  • There are no current restrictions
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Rules to follow in Italy

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Italy is currently allowed from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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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 recommended.

The social distance requirement in Cinque Terre is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, returning to Netherlands from Italy is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 17 Nov 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Netherlands to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs €28 - €280 and takes 6h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Netherlands to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which takes 6h 14m and costs €28 - €280.

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No, there is no direct train from Netherlands to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Corniglia via Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Milano Centrale and Levanto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 19m.

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The distance between Netherlands and Cinque Terre is 976 km. The road distance is 1326.5 km.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 15h 19m and costs €210 - €450.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Netherlands to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Netherlands to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 15h 19m and costs €210 - €450. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €70 - €130 and takes 22h 36m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Genoa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Netherlands to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Levanto station.

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Map of how to get from Netherlands to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 976.3 km
  • Duration: 7h

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre via Chambery Challes Les Eaux, Milano Centrale, and Levanto in around 15h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Cinque Terre via Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Milan, Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo, La Spezia Ferry Terminal, Via Chiodo, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 22h 36m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €430
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €900
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €420
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €380
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €950
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€20 - €240
Flights from Eindhoven to Pisa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€20 - €240
Flights from Eindhoven to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €220
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €390
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€55 - €390
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €450
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €480
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €800
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €210
Train operators
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 Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €10
Train from Milano Centrale to Levanto
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€13 - €19
Train from Milano Centrale to Monterosso
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €20
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€13 - €20
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 Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €10
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 Firenze Rifredi to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€11 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €22
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€11 - €23
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€20 - €23
Train from Chambery Challes Les Eaux to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €45
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€41 - €45
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€9 - €14
Base Standard
€23 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
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 Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Chambery Challes Les Eaux
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€180 - €380
Website
Thalys
Standard
€180 - €250
Comfort
€190 - €260
Premium
€280 - €380
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Verona
Ave. Duration
15h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€100 - €120
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€65 - €150
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€65 - €90
1st Class
€100 - €150
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€75 - €140
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Desenzano del Garda/Sirmione to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Itabus
Phone
+39 06 88 93 82 32
Website
itabus.it
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Parma Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €75
Website
Itabus
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Milano to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Marozzi VT
Inter Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €17
Website
Inter Saj
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Parma Via Villa Sant'Angelo to La Spezia Ferry Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Marino Autolinee
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Amsterdam to Desenzano del Garda
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€160
Book at
Starliner

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Yes, the driving distance between Netherlands to Cinque Terre is 1327 km. It takes approximately 12h 48m to drive from Netherlands to Cinque Terre.

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Air Dolomiti, Alitalia, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Genoa Airport.

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There are 435+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Netherlands to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs €6 - €13.

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