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There are 10 ways to get from Rotterdam to Florence by train, plane, car train, bus or car

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Florence  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Florence (FLR) AMS - FLR

$77 - $292

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Train to Eindhoven, fly to Pisa, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Pisa (PSA) EIN - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$54 - $326

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Bologna, train  •  5h 26m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bologna (BLQ) AMS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$108 - $384

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Pisa, train  •  5h 40m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Pisa (PSA) AMS - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$82 - $323

Train to Brussels, fly to Bologna, train  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bologna (BLQ) BRU - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$101 - $348

Train  •  13h 14m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$306 - $385

Train, car train  •  21h 18m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  4. Take the car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...
  6. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

Bus FlixBus  •  22h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Düsseldorf 268 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Florence, Florence N537

$80 - $143

Bus Eurolines FR  •  25h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Firenze

$158 - $259

Drive  •  12h 54m

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Florence 861.3 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Florence is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 290€ and takes 6h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Florence is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 260€ and takes 4h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Florence. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Firenze via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Florence. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 14m.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Florence is 1036 km. The road distance is 1378.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Florence without a car is to train which takes 13h 14m and costs 260€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Rotterdam to Florence, including transfers.

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Rotterdam to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Rotterdam station.

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Rotterdam to Florence train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Florence is to train which takes 13h 14m and costs 260€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 65€ - 130€ and takes 22h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Rotterdam to Florence.
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  • Distance: 647.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Florence via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 13h 14m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Florence via Düsseldorf, Florence, Florence, and Villa Costanza in around 22h 29m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via London City
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Eindhoven to Pisa via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
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Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
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 Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
14h 16m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
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 Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Rotterdam, Conradstraat/Weena to Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str.
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Rotterdam to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
10h 32m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Firenze
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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Rotterdam to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Firenze station.

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Rotterdam to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Florence is 1378 km. It takes approximately 12h 54m to drive from Rotterdam to Florence.

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Vueling Airlines, Air Dolomiti, KLM and five other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Rotterdam to Florence bus tickets online with Busbud and Busbud.

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There are 6130+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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