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

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Train to Marseille, fly to Florence  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Florence (FLR) MRS - FLR

$117 - $380

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Train, night bus  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Take the night bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Florence, Florence N523

$58 - $97

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Train to Marseille, fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Bologna (BLQ) MRS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$130 - $392

Train to Lyon, fly to Bologna, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bologna (BLQ) LYS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$130 - $407

Train to Marseille, fly to Rome, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Rome (FCO) MRS - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$82 - $294

Train to Marseille, fly to Venice, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Venice (VCE) MRS - VCE
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$93 - $293

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$160 - $210

Train  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Avignon TGV to Nice Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale Ic
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$113 - $153

Bus  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Avignon - Cité SNCF to Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière 23
  2. Take the bus from Aix en Provence to Firenze

$106 - $240

Drive  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Avignon to Florence 425.7 miles

$100 - $150

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No, there is no direct bus from Avignon to Florence. However, there are services departing from Avignon - Cité SNCF and arriving at Firenze via Aix en Provence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Avignon to Florence. However, there are services departing from Avignon TGV and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Lyon Part Dieu, Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 37 min.

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The distance between Avignon and Florence is 516 km. The road distance is 681.2 km.

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The best way to get from Avignon to Florence without a car is to train which takes 10 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Avignon to Florence, including transfers.

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Avignon to Florence bus services, operated by Lignes Express, depart from Avignon - Cité SNCF station.

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

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The best way to get from Avignon to Florence is to train which takes 10 h 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 43 min.

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There is no direct flight from Marseille Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Avignon to Florence.
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  • Distance: 322.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

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

You can take a train from Avignon to Florence via Lyon Part Dieu, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 10 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Avignon to Florence via Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière and Aix en Provence in around 11 h 43 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via Palermo
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Marseille to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Marseille to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Marseille to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Avignon TGV to Aix-en-Provence TGV
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$35 - $38
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon-St Exupery(TGV)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Avignon TGV to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Avignon TGV to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
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
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $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 Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
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
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
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
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Avignon Centre to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
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
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Lignes Express
Phone
0 821 202 203
Website
info-ler.fr
Bus from Avignon - Cité SNCF to Aix-en-Provence - Gare Routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Schedules at
info-ler.fr
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Aix en Provence to Firenze
Ave. Duration
9 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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
Night bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Avignon to Florence is 681 km. It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to drive from Avignon to Florence.

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Vueling Airlines, Air Dolomiti, Swiss and seven other airlines offer flights from Marseille Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 5432+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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