There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Cinque Terre by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

$50 - $74

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Bus  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to La Spezia 500 / ...

$26 - $46

6 alternative options

Train via S.Giovanni V.No  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to S.Giovanni V.No Firenze - Arezzo - Chiusi
  2. Take the train from S.Giovanni V.No to Corniglia Firenze - Pisa - Livorno

$33 - $73

Drive  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Cinque Terre 281.8 miles

$65 - $100

Fly to Pisa, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Pisa (PSA) FCO - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C.

$108 - $363

Fly to Genoa, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Genoa (GOA) FCO - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Levanto
  3. Take the train from Levanto to Corniglia

$54 - $286

Fly to Florence, train  •  6 h 21 min

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

$90 - $299

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 40 min

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

$80 - $256

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Rome to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Corniglia via La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Rome and Cinque Terre is 335 km. The road distance is 450.9 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Rome to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Rome to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Cinque Terre is 451 km. It takes approximately 4 h 42 min to drive from Rome to Cinque Terre.

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Alitalia offers flights from Rome Airport to Pisa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 209.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rome to Cinque Terre every 4 hours. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 6 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rome to Cinque Terre twice daily. Tickets cost $23 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Rome to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Rome to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Rome to Milan Linate via Alghero
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Rome to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Rome to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
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 Roma Termini to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Roma Termini to S.Giovanni V.No
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from S.Giovanni V.No to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $33
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 Levanto to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $4
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$3 - $4
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 Levanto
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Rome to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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