camogli to cinque terre:train or ferry

May 26th, 2001, 02:25 PM
Posts: n/a
camogli to cinque terre:train or ferry

We are going to Italy next week and one of our destinations is Camogli. We want to go to the CinqueTerre, but how? We have a car but would prefer to leave it behind for this portion. Does anyone know about train or ferry schedules for this area. I have read prior post about Le Spezia to CT --but what about from the western area?
May 26th, 2001, 03:29 PM
Posts: n/a
From my map, Camogli looks to be northwest of Santa Margherita & Portofino. Don't know if there's a ferry but did find the following by searching the train schedule.
This is from the website for Italy train schedules at:

Entered “Camogli” and “Monterosso” (the first CT town coming from the northwest) and here’s what I came up with.

Once you get to Monterosso, you have several options on how to visit the other Cinque Terre towns. You can walk – Vernazza is the next town – or you can take the boat or take the local train (and again, can check that schedule on the ‘fs-on-line’ site.)

Camogli-S. Fruttuoso to Monterosso

-- 9:04 am -- Arrv-10:15 am (duration = 1 hr, 11 min)
-- 9:48 am -- Arrv-10:59 am (duration = 1 hr, 11 min)
-- 11:17 am - Arrv-12:12 pm (duration = 55 min)

Above is just a few of the runs that are going to Monterosso.

May 26th, 2001, 03:45 PM
Posts: n/a

Also forgot to include in my prior post a decent website for the CT:
May 26th, 2001, 04:45 PM
Posts: n/a
We spent time in Camogli and never rented a car the whole time. We took the train to the Cinque Terre. The train service was very good. I'd rather take the train any day than rent a car in that area!! Enjoy!!
May 27th, 2001, 04:34 AM
Posts: n/a
Thanks so much for the info-- I contacted the hotel where we are staying in Camogli also and they have the times of the ferry etc.

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy -


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 12:23 PM.