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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.

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  6 h 59 min

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

$61 - $96

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Bus ATVO S.p.A.  •  9 h 9 min

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

$27 - $38

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Train Trenitalia Intercity  •  8 h 43 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 / ...

$58 - $84

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Venice, Venice Mestre N403 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to La Spezia 505

$33 - $56

Drive  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Trieste to Cinque Terre 335.4 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 47 min

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

$141 - $293

Fly to Genoa, train  •  7 h 53 min

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

$80 - $427

Fly to Florence, train  •  8 h 27 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 C.Le to La Spezia C.

$138 - $299

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 44 min

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

$112 - $255

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The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 9 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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No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Corniglia via Firenze Smn, Pisa C.Le and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 59 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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The best way to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 6 h 59 min and costs 50€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 59 min to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Trieste to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Trieste Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 6 h 59 min and costs 50€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 9 h 9 min.

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There is no direct flight from Trieste Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h and has one stopover.

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Trieste to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at La Spezia C. station.

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Map of how to get from Trieste to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 226.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Trieste to Cinque Terre via Firenze S.Maria Novella, Firenze Smn, Pisa C.Le, La Spezia C., and La Spezia Centrale in around 6 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trieste to Cinque Terre via Bologna, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 9 h 9 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trieste to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Trieste to Pisa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Trieste to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
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 Trieste Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 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 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 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 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 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.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
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
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
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 Trieste to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Trieste to Cinque Terre is 537 km. It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to drive from Trieste to Cinque Terre.

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Lufthansa and Alitalia offer flights from Trieste Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 3059+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Trieste to Trieste Airport is to train which takes 28 min and costs 2€ - 6€.

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