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There are 2 ways to get from Florence to Cinque Terre by train or car

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Train  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia Re

11€ - 23€

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Drive  •  2h 4m

  1. Drive from Florence to Cinque Terre 171.8 km

21€ - 35€

Florence → Cinque Terre
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The 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 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Cinque Terre is to train which costs 11€ - 23€ and takes 2h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Cinque Terre is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 2h 4m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze S.M.N. and arriving at Corniglia. Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 33m.

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The distance between Florence and Cinque Terre is 129 km. The road distance is 171.8 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Cinque Terre without a car is to train which takes 2h 33m and costs 11€ - 23€.

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The train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia takes 2h 33m including transfers and departs once a week.

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Florence to Cinque Terre train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Firenze S.M.N. station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Cinque Terre is 172 km. It takes approximately 2h 4m to drive from Florence to Cinque Terre.

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There are 1027+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 128.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 33m

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia once a week. Tickets cost 11€ - 23€ and the journey takes 2h 33m.

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.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Corniglia
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
11€ - 23€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
20€ - 23€

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