There are 7 ways to get from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Turin, Turin 1404 / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Nuova to La Spezia Centrale Fb / ...

24€ - 89€

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Bus, train via Genoa  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Turin, Turin
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Corniglia Re / ...

25€ - 93€

Bus  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Turin, Turin 1404 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Turin to La Spezia 49

33€ - 40€

Train  •  10h 43m

  1. Take the train from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet to Annemasse Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia Ic

128€ - 272€

Bus, train #2  •  13h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Martigny, Gare to Genoa Marittima Neuchatel-Genua-Savona
  2. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Sestri Levante Re / ...

51€ - 117€

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre 436.1 km

60€ - 90€

Train, fly  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the train from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet to Annemasse
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Milan Linate (LIN) GVA - LIN
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia

116€ - 394€

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The cheapest way to get from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 9h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 5h.

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No, there is no direct train from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet and arriving at Corniglia via Annemasse, Geneve and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 43m.

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The distance between Saint-Gervais-les-Bains and Cinque Terre is 307 km. The road distance is 436.1 km.

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The best way to get from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre without a car is to bus and train which takes 7h 56m and costs 23€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 7h 56m to get from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre train services, operated by SNCF, depart from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet station.

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The best way to get from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre is to bus which takes 9h 14m and costs 30€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 280€ and takes 10h 43m.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Corniglia station.

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Map of how to get from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 307.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 56m

What companies run services between Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, France and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a bus from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre via Turin, Turin, Turin, Fornola, Ospedale, Via Veneto, Hospital, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 9h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre via Annemasse, Geneve, and Milano Centrale in around 10h 43m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
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 Torino Porta Nuova to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
20€ - 28€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
45€ - 70€
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
15€ - 21€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
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 Torino Porta Nuova to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
10€ - 14€
Base 2nd Class
25€ - 31€
Base 1st Class
38€ - 42€
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
8€ - 11€
Base 2nd Class
18€ - 22€
Base 1st Class
29€ - 32€
Train from Genova Brignole to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 23€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
6€ - 9€
Base 2nd Class
12€ - 15€
Base 1st Class
20€ - 23€
Train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
10€ - 13€
Base 2nd Class
23€ - 28€
Base 1st Class
35€ - 39€
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Sestri Levante
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
6€ - 8€
Base 2nd Class
10€ - 12€
Base 1st Class
17€ - 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 Torino Lingotto to Genova Brignole
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 22€
Train from Genova Brignole to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Sestri Levante
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 8€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
6€ - 8€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 19€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
11€ - 13€
1st Class
16€ - 19€
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 St-Gervais-les-Bains-le-Fayet to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
95€ - 180€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from St Gervais Les Bains Le Fayet to Annemasse
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
21€ - 25€
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 Saint-Gervais-Les-Bains, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Turin, Turin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Saj
Phone
0981 500331
Email
info@saj.it
Website
saj.it
Bus from Turin to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
18€
Schedules at
saj.it
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Martigny, Gare to Genoa Marittima
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
ExpressBus

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Yes, the driving distance between Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre is 436 km. It takes approximately 5h to drive from Saint-Gervais-les-Bains to Cinque Terre.

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Alitalia offers flights from Geneva Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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There are 3283+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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