There are 13 ways to get from Athens to Florence by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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

Recommended option

Fly to Florence  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Florence (FLR) ATH - FLR

$96 - $357

Cheapest option

Fly to Rome Ciampino, train  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) ATH - CIA
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$65 - $245

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Fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Pisa (PSA) ATH - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$96 - $314

Fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Bologna (BLQ) ATH - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$78 - $303

Fly to Rome, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Rome (FCO) ATH - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$97 - $307

Fly to Venice, train  •  8 h

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Venice (VCE) ATH - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$102 - $400

Train, bus and ferry  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$166 - $250

Train, bus and ferry via Piazza Ugo Bassi  •  20 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Καλαμπάκα
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$159 - $243

Bus, bus and ferry Portokalidis Tours  •  22 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Trikala
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
  3. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Florence, Florence 536 / ...

$182 - $248

Drive, car ferry  •  25 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Drive from Ancona to Florence

$153 - $352

Bus, car ferry, train  •  29 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the car ferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Firenze Smn Reg

$142 - $378

Bus, bus and ferry Florentia Bus  •  34 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Fier
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Fier to Firenze

$131 - $166

Drive  •  20 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Florence 1317.5 miles

$310 - $460

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Florence is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 220€ and takes 7 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Florence is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 270€ and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The distance between Athens and Florence is 1229 km. The road distance is 2107.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Athens to Florence, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Florence. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Florence, Florence via Trikala, Ugo Bassi and Bologna, Bologna. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Florence, Italy?

Alitalia, Air France and 12 other airlines fly from Athens to Florence hourly.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Athens to Rome via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Athens to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $4,000
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Athens to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Athens to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Athens to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Pisa via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Athens to Rome via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Athens to Venice via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Catania
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $460
Flights from Athens to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $220
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Athens to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Athens to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from Athens to Venice via Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from Athens to Venice via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Air Moldova
Website
airmoldova.md
Flights from Athens to Florence via Chisinau
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Athens to Bologna via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Athens to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Ancona to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Λάρισα
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$19 - $25
First Class
$24 - $35
Train from Αθήνα to Καλαμπάκα
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$21 - $28
First Class
$26 - $35
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Larissa to Bologna
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Kalabaka to Ancona
Ave. Duration
10 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Trikala to Bologna
Ave. Duration
13 h 21 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
KTEL Grevenon
Phone
24620 22242
Website
ktelgrevenon.gr
Bus from Athens to Trikala
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
ktelgrevenon.gr
FlixBus
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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Fier
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Fier to Firenze
Ave. Duration
23 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$77 - $81
Airplane economy seats
$91 - $95
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$98
Aircraft-type seats
$115
2 bed inside cabin
$297
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300

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