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There are 9 ways to get from Arles to Florence by train, plane, bus, night 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 to Marseille, fly to Florence  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the train from Arles to Rognac
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Florence (FLR) MRS - FLR

$114 - $379

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Bus, night bus  •  11h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Arles to Toulon Ouibus
  2. Take the night bus from Toulon to Florence, Florence N523

$36 - $63

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Train to Marseille, fly to Bologna, train  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Arles to Rognac
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Bologna (BLQ) MRS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$135 - $391

Train to Montpellier, fly to Florence  •  8h 26m

  1. Take the train from Arles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
  2. Fly from Montpellier (MPL) to Florence (FLR) MPL - FLR

$145 - $684

Train to Marseille, fly to Rome, train  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Arles to Rognac
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Rome (FCO) MRS - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$79 - $293

Train via Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station  •  11h 1m

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Torino Porta Susa
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$172 - $231

Train  •  11h 56m

  1. Take the train from Arles to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Take the train from Gare de Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Nice-Ville Tgv
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale Ic
  4. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$103 - $163

Bus  •  12h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Aix en Provence to Firenze

$102 - $230

Drive  •  6h 44m

  1. Drive from Arles to Florence 423.3 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Arles to Florence is to bus and night bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 11h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Arles to Florence is to train and fly which costs 110€ - 340€ and takes 6h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arles to Florence. However, there are services departing from Peri and arriving at Firenze via C.Cial Aires de la Dime and Aix en Provence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Arles to Florence. However, there are services departing from Arles and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Avignon Centre, Avignon TGV, Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 1m.

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The distance between Arles and Florence is 532 km. The road distance is 677.3 km.

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The best way to get from Arles to Florence without a car is to train which takes 11h 1m and costs 140€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 7h 1m to get from Arles to Florence, including transfers.

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Arles to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Aix en Provence station.

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Arles to Florence train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Avignon TGV station.

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The best way to get from Arles to Florence is to train which takes 11h 1m and costs 140€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 85€ - 200€ and takes 12h 21m.

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Map of how to get from Arles to Florence.
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  • Distance: 332.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 1m

What companies run services between Arles, France and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Arles to Florence via Avignon Centre, Avignon TGV, Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 11h 1m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Arles to Florence 3 times a week. Tickets cost $95 - $220 and the journey takes 9h 32m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Montpellier to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Montpellier to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Montpellier to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Montpellier to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Montpellier to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Montpellier to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Montpellier to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Rome via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$24 - $180
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Arles to Rognac
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Arles to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Arles to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Gare de Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Nice-Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
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 Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
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
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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 Roma Tiburtina to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Station to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Aix en Provence to Firenze
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Arles to Toulon
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Toulon to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Marseille Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Arles to Florence is 677 km. It takes approximately 6h 44m to drive from Arles to Florence.

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Swiss, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings and six other airlines offer flights from Marseille Airport to Florence Airport.

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

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