There are 5 ways to get from Ancona to Florence by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$33 - $53

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Florence, Florence 509

$16 - $28

3 alternative options

Train Trenitalia  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Firenze Smn (Fi) Prato - Bologna / ...

$22 - $50

Bus Baltour  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord to Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza Baltour

$19 - $26

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Ancona to Florence 201.4 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Ancona to Florence is to bus which costs 16€ - 23€ and takes 6 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ancona to Florence is to train which takes 2 h 40 min and costs 28€ - 50€.

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The distance between Ancona and Florence is 183 km. The road distance is 322 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Ancona to Florence, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ancona and arriving at Florence, Florence. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ancona and arriving at Firenze Smn. Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Ancona, Italy and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Ancona to Florence via Bologna C.Le in around 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Ancona to Florence 5 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 5 min.

Train operators
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 Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 Ancona to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $50
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ancona to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord to Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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