There are 12 ways to get from Bari to Florence by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Train via Roma Termini  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini Fa
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$71 - $121

Cheapest option

Fly Bari to Pisa, train  •  4 h 11 min

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

$37 - $190

10 alternative options

Train  •  9 h 21 min

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

$76 - $126

Bus Marozzi VT  •  10 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari to Firenze Marozzi

$57 - $66

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bari to Florence, Florence 576 / ...

$40 - $80

Rideshare  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bari to Florence 467.6 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Bari to Florence 470.3 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Bari to Florence  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Florence (FLR) BRI - FLR

$97 - $293

Fly Bari to Bologna, train  •  4 h

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

$49 - $199

Train to Brindisi, fly to Pisa, train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Pisa (PSA) BDS - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$70 - $222

Fly Bari to Rome, train  •  4 h 58 min

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

$65 - $158

Train to Brindisi, fly to Bologna, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Brindisi
  2. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Bologna (BLQ) BDS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$70 - $301

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bari to Florence is to rideshare which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bari to Florence is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bari and arriving at Florence, Florence. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bari to Florence. However, there are services departing from Bari Centrale and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Roma Termini. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

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The distance between Bari and Florence is 547 km. The road distance is 752.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bari to Florence without a car is to train which takes 5 h 55 min and costs 60€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Bari to Florence, including transfers.

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Bari to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bari station.

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Map of how to get from Bari to Florence.
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  • Distance: 342.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Bari to Florence via Roma Termini in around 5 h 55 min. Alternatively, Marozzi VT operates a bus from Bari to Florence hourly. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 10 h.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bari to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Bari to Florence via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Bari to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Bari to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Brindisi to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bari to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Bari to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $190
Flights from Brindisi to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bari to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Brindisi to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Bari to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bari to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Bari to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,600
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Bari to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bari to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bari to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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 Bari Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $85
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
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
orario.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 Bari Centrale to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
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
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Bari to Firenze
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
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
Bus from Bari to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Bari - L.Go Sorrentino Dietro Staz. Fs to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bari to Florence
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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