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Duration 1h 36m
Distance 278.1 km
Average price 29€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The train between Santa Maria Novella and Vatican City takes 1h 36m. The train service runs several times per day from Santa Maria Novella to Vatican City. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Firenze Santa Maria Novella
  2. Vatican City
1h 41m
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19€ - 55€

Santa Maria Novella to Vatican City train times

Trains run twice daily between Santa Maria Novella and Vatican City. The earliest departure is at 10:43 in the morning, and the last departure from Santa Maria Novella is at 17:43 which arrives into Vatican City at 19:19. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 1h 36m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 36m.

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The distance between Santa Maria Novella and Vatican City is 230 km. The road distance is 278.1 km.

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Santa Maria Novella to Vatican City train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Firenze Santa Maria Novella station.

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Santa Maria Novella to Vatican City train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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There are 20645+ hotels available in Vatican City. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Santa Maria Novella and Vatican City?

ItaloTreno operates a train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Roma Termini twice daily. Tickets cost 19€ - 55€ and the journey takes 1h 36m.
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 55€

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 Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
Trenitalia Frecce
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 75€

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 S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 29€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
Trenitalia
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 35€

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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
32€ - 35€
Trenitalia Intercity
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 24€

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 Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
16€ - 24€
Nightjet
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
21€ - 28€

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