There are 9 ways to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via Venezia Mestre  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Fa / ...

$57 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Venice, Venice Mestre N405 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to La Spezia 505

$30 - $56

7 alternative options

Bus ATVO S.p.A.  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste Station to Bologna Florentia Bus
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia 26

$33 - $43

Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Firenze Rifredi Ic
  2. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C. Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...

$55 - $84

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Trieste to Cinque Terre 335.4 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 54 min

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

$147 - $301

Fly to Genoa, train  •  7 h 56 min

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

$80 - $427

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 25 min

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

$111 - $257

Fly to Florence, train  •  8 h 22 min

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

$144 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 29€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The distance between Trieste and Cinque Terre is 362 km. The road distance is 536.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Corniglia via Venezia Mestre, Firenze Smn, Pisa Centrale and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 226.5 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Trieste to Cinque Terre via Venezia Mestre, Firenze S.Maria Novella, Firenze Smn, Pisa C.Le, Pisa Centrale, and La Spezia Centrale in around 7 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trieste to Cinque Terre via Bologna, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, Piazza Caduti, and La Spezia Centrale in around 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Trieste to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Catania
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
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 Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
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
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 Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Trieste Centrale to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Levanto
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Bologna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
atvo.it
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.it
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 Trieste to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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