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Duration 8h 42m
Distance 635.2 km
Average price 140€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between St. Gallen and Florence takes 8h 42m and the fastest train takes 7h 32m. The train service runs several times per day from St. Gallen to Florence. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Tram, train via Lugano

  1. St. Gallen
  2. Arth-Goldau
  3. Lugano
  4. Milano Centrale Station
  5. Florence
8h 3m

St. Gallen to Florence train times

Trains run three times a day between Sankt Gallen and Florence. The earliest departure is at 08:03 in the morning, and the last departure from Sankt Gallen is at 19:03 which arrives into Florence at 09:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from St. Gallen to Florence. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Firenze Santa Maria Novella via Arth-Goldau, Lugano and Milano Centrale Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 3m.

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The distance between St. Gallen and Florence is 404 km. The road distance is 635.2 km.

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St. Gallen to Florence train services, operated by Südostbahn, depart from St. Gallen station.

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St. Gallen to Florence train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella station.

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