There are 5 ways to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena by train, bus 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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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Empoli Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Empoli to Siena Reg

$28 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Sestri Levante to Siena 513

$18 - $33

3 alternative options

Train via La Spezia Centrale  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to La Spezia Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Empoli Reg
  3. Take the train from Empoli to Siena Reg

$19 - $43

Bus Baltour  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to SIENA - Piazza Gramsci Baltour

$20 - $30

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena 171.4 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena is to bus which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 8 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena. However, there are services departing from Santa Margherita Ligure and arriving at SIENA - Piazza Gramsci via Rapallo and Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena. However, there are services departing from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino and arriving at Siena via Chiavari, Pisa C.Le and Empoli. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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The distance between Santa Margherita Ligure and Siena is 204 km. The road distance is 274.2 km.

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The best way to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena without a car is to train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 24€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena, including transfers.

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Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps station.

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Map of how to get from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena.
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  • Distance: 127.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy and Siena, Italy?

You can take a train from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena via Chiavari, Pisa Centrale, Pisa C.Le, and Empoli in around 4 h 45 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Santa Margherita Ligure to Siena once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 5 h 15 min.

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 Chiavari to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
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 Pisa C.Le to Empoli
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $10
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $10
Train from Empoli to Siena
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Empoli
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Sestri Levante to Siena
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps to SIENA - Piazza Gramsci
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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