There are 12 ways to get from Paris to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus, night train 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 Paris Orly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Pisa (PSA) ORY - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.

$66 - $297

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Fly Paris CDG to Genoa, train  •  7 h 27 min

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

$68 - $311

Fly Paris CDG to Florence, train  •  8 h 7 min

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

$89 - $384

Fly Paris Orly to Florence, train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Florence (FLR) ORY - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.

$78 - $323

Fly Paris Orly to Milan Linate, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Milan Linate (LIN) ORY - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$83 - $290

Fly Paris Orly to Nice, train  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Nice (NCE) ORY - NCE
  2. Take the train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale

$97 - $263

Fly Paris CDG to Bologna, train  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Bologna (BLQ) CDG - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
  3. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C.

$89 - $351

Train  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bardonecchia Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bardonecchia to Torino Porta Nuova Sfm
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

$159 - $197

Bus  •  19 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Parma
  2. Take the bus from Parma to La Spezia 505

$101 - $172

Bus, train  •  19 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Genoa, Genoa N719
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe Sotterranea to Corniglia (Ge) La Spezia - Pisa

$73 - $123

Thello, train  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale 221
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Icn / ...

$130 - $177

Drive  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Cinque Terre 639.5 miles

$150 - $230

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Paris to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Paris Gare de Lyon and arriving at Corniglia via Bardonecchia, Torino Porta Nuova and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 9 min.

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The distance between Paris and Cinque Terre is 771 km. The road distance is 1023.1 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 11 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Paris to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Paris to Cinque Terre train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Paris Gare de Lyon station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 11 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 3 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Cinque Terre is 1023 km. It takes approximately 10 h 19 min to drive from Paris to Cinque Terre.

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easyJet offers flights from Paris Orly Airport to Pisa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 481.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Paris to Cinque Terre via Bardonecchia, Torino Porta Nuova, and La Spezia Centrale in around 11 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris to Cinque Terre via Parma, La Spezia, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 19 h 3 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Paris Orly to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Paris Orly to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
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 C.Le to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
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
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Bardonecchia to Torino Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
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 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 Levanto
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ventimiglia to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St-Laurent-du-Var to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
en.oui.sncf
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Bardonecchia
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$120 - $140
1st Class
$160 - $230
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 Torino Porta Nuova to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Parma
Ave. Duration
15 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Parma to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris Orly Airport is to bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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