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There are 5 ways to get from Vicenza to Cinque Terre by train, bus, night train or car

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Train via Florence

  1. Take the train from Padova to Firenze S.M.N.
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

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Train

  1. Take the train from Vicenza to Brescia
  2. Take the train from Brescia to Parma
  3. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia Centrale

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Padua to Prato
  2. Take the bus from Prato to La Spezia

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Padova to Pisa Centrale
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

Drive

  1. Drive from Vicenza to Cinque Terre

Vicenza to Cinque Terre by train

The train journey time between Vicenza and Cinque Terre is around 6h 13m and covers a distance of around 406 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 49m. The fastest train normally takes 5h 2m. Operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno and others, the Vicenza to Cinque Terre train service departs from Vicenza and arrives in Corniglia. Typically 93 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
4h 24m
Layover time:
1h 49m
Total time:
6h 13m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
5h 2m
Train distance:
406 km
Trains per week:
93
Cheapest price:
€31
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:08
Last train departs at:
23:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vicenza to Cinque Terre train schedules

Vicenza → Cinque Terre
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1500

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cinque Terre is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cinque Terre is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cinque Terre is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Last updated: 20 Oct 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vicenza to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs €26 - €40 and takes 10h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Vicenza to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vicenza to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Vicenza and arriving at Corniglia via Padova, Firenze S.M.N., Pisa Centrale and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 52m.

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The distance between Vicenza and Cinque Terre is 214 km. The road distance is 334.7 km.

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The best way to get from Vicenza to Cinque Terre without a car is to train via Florence which takes 5h 52m and costs €30 - €180.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Vicenza to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Vicenza to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Padova station.

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The best way to get from Vicenza to Cinque Terre is to train via Florence which takes 5h 52m and costs €30 - €180. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €26 - €40 and takes 10h 12m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vicenza to Cinque Terre is 335 km. It takes approximately 3h 36m to drive from Vicenza to Cinque Terre.

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Map of how to get from Vicenza to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 214.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 52m

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

You can take a train from Vicenza to Cinque Terre via Padova, Firenze S.M.N., Pisa Centrale, and La Spezia Centrale in around 5h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vicenza to Cinque Terre via Padova Autostazione, Padua, Prato, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 10h 12m.

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 Padova to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€9 - €14
Base Standard
€23 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Vicenza to Brescia
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Padova to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €50
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€19 - €27
Smart Low Cost
€17 - €24
Smart Flex
€35 - €50
Train from Vicenza to Brescia
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€15 - €22
Smart Low Cost
€13 - €19
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
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 S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Vicenza to Brescia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Parma to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Trenitalia EuroCity

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 Vicenza to Brescia
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €80
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€30 - €45
1st Class
€60 - €80
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Brescia to Parma
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
Trenord
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Padua to Prato
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Prato to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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