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

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Bus  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Bologna, Bologna N482 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia 26 / ...

$38 - $178

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Bus, train  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Trieste 427 / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Firenze Rifredi Ic
  3. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C. Reg

$71 - $111

Train  •  13 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...
  4. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  5. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to La Spezia C. Reg / ...

$81 - $166

Drive  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Cinque Terre 469.4 miles

$110 - $170

Fly to Pisa, train  •  9 h 40 min

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

$153 - $721

Fly to Genoa, train  •  9 h 36 min

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

$182 - $555

Fly to Florence, train  •  9 h 36 min

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

$150 - $627

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) ZAG - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Levanto

$132 - $404

Fly to Bologna, train  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Bologna (BLQ) ZAG - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
  3. Take the train from Parma to La Spezia C.

$141 - $454

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Cinque Terre. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Corniglia via Villach Hbf, Venezia Mestre, Firenze Smn, Pisa C.Le and La Spezia Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 36 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Cinque Terre is 527 km. The road distance is 751 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Cinque Terre without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 54 min to get from Zagreb to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Cinque Terre is to bus which takes 12 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Zagreb Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Cinque Terre is 751 km. It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to drive from Zagreb to Cinque Terre.

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Lufthansa, KLM, Vueling Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Pisa Airport.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 329.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 54 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Cinque Terre via Bologna, Bologna, Bologna, La Spezia, Via Chiodo, La Spezia, and La Spezia Centrale in around 12 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Cinque Terre via Villach Hbf, Venezia Mestre, Firenze S.Maria Novella, Firenze Smn, Pisa C.Le, La Spezia C., and La Spezia Centrale in around 13 h 36 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
Flights from Zagreb to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Zagreb to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Zagreb to Genoa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Flights from Zagreb to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Flights from Zagreb to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Zagreb to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zagreb to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $2,900
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $2,900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Train operators
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
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 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 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 Genova Brignole to Levanto
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $12
Train from Bologna C.Le to Parma
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Parma to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Bologna
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Bologna
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
atvo.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Bologna
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$157
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
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
$17
Schedules at
marinobus.it
Book at
booking.marinobus.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 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Trieste Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
globtour.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

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