There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Cinque Terre by plane, train, bus, night train, night bus or car

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Fly to Genoa, train  •  7h 12m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Genoa (GOA) VIE - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Corniglia

102€ - 676€

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Bus  •  15h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Hbf to Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Florence to La Spezia Bologna > Florence > La Spezia > Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia > Nice - Airport > Cannes > Marseille - St-Charles Bus station > Montpellier

35€ - 50€

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Fly to Florence, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Florence (FLR) VIE - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

73€ - 957€

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8h 47m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) VIE - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia

38€ - 297€

Fly to Milan Bergamo, train  •  9h 2m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) VIE - BGY
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia

37€ - 171€

Fly to Bologna, train  •  8h 43m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bologna (BLQ) VIE - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
  4. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

69€ - 402€

Train  •  14h 54m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Rjx / ...
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ecb
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia Ic

144€ - 271€

Night train, train  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Pisa Centrale Nj
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale Re / ...

80€ - 143€

Night bus, bus  •  17h 36m

  1. Take the night bus from Wien, VIB Erdberg to Bologna 705
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia Bologna > Florence > La Spezia > Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia > Nice - Airport > Cannes > Marseille - St-Charles Bus station > Montpellier / ...

50€ - 78€

Drive  •  9h 36m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Cinque Terre 987.4 km

130€ - 200€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 15h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 100€ - 700€ and takes 7h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Corniglia via Innsbruck Hbf, Verona Porta Nuova and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 54m.

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The distance between Vienna and Cinque Terre is 685 km. The road distance is 987.4 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 14h 54m and costs 140€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 7h 12m to get from Vienna to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Vienna to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Cinque Terre is to train which takes 14h 54m and costs 140€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 15h 39m.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Genoa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Vienna to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, arrive at Corniglia station.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 684.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 12m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a train from Vienna to Cinque Terre via Innsbruck Hbf, Verona Porta Nuova, and Milano Centrale in around 14h 54m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Cinque Terre via Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza, Florence, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 15h 39m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
240€ - 1000€
Flights from Vienna to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
240€ - 1000€
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 550€
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 410€
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 410€
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 440€
Flights from Vienna to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 300€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 180€
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 190€
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 160€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 470€
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
9€ - 100€
Flights from Vienna to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
7€ - 60€
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
20€ - 80€
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Vienna to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 340€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
14€ - 65€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
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 Genova Brignole to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
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 Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
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€
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 Genova Brignole to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Train from Milano Centrale to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
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 Firenze Rifredi to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
10€ - 14€
Base Standard
23€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
9€ - 14€
Base Standard
23€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
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 Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
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 Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 20€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
16€ - 24€
Smart Low Cost
14€ - 20€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 95€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
35€ - 50€
1st Class
65€ - 95€
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Vienna, Hbf to Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Florence to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Night bus from Wien, VIB Erdberg to Bologna
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Eurolines FR
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€
Website
Marino Autolinee

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Cinque Terre is 987 km. It takes approximately 9h 36m to drive from Vienna to Cinque Terre.

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Level, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Genoa Airport.

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There are 2450+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to line 9011 train which takes 16 min and costs 12€.

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