There are 10 ways to get from Berlin to Florence by plane, train, bus, night train 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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Fly Berlin Tegel to Florence  •  6 h

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Florence (FLR) TXL - FLR

$84 - $257

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Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Bologna, train  •  5 h 46 min

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

$46 - $233

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Fly Berlin Tegel to Pisa, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Pisa (PSA) TXL - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$94 - $258

Fly Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa, train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Pisa (PSA) SXF - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$48 - $312

Fly Berlin Tegel to Bologna, train  •  6 h 43 min

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

$82 - $229

Train  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Halle(Saale)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Ec
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze Campo Marte Fa / ...

$207 - $309

Bus FlixBus  •  19 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Bozen N95
  2. Take the bus from Bozen to Florence, Florence N531

$71 - $128

Bus Eurolines CZ  •  29 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
  2. Take the bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Firenze Autostazione

$64 - $143

Train, night train  •  20 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from München Hbf to Firenze S.M.N. Nj

$278 - $424

Drive  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Berlin to Florence 773.1 miles

$180 - $270

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No, there is no direct bus from Berlin to Florence. However, there are services departing from Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. and arriving at Florence, Florence via S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf, Berlin, Berlin central bus station and Bozen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Florence. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf (tief) and arriving at Firenze Campo Marte via Halle(Saale)Hbf, München Hbf and Verona Porta Nuova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 40 min.

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The distance between Berlin and Florence is 985 km. The road distance is 1236.9 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Florence without a car is to train which takes 13 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h to get from Berlin to Florence, including transfers.

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Berlin to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Florence train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Florence is to fly which takes 6 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 40 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 19 h 8 min.

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Tegel Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Berlin to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence, Florence station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Florence.
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  • Distance: 615.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Florence, Italy?

Swiss, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Berlin to Florence every 30 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin to Florence via Halle(Saale)Hbf, München Hbf, and Verona Porta Nuova in around 13 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $310
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pisa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $2,000
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Bologna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $4,100
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Bologna via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Train operators
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 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 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
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 Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Halle(Saale)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
bahn.de
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Bozen
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bozen to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str.
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Dresden, Hbf., Bayrische Str. to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
regiojet.com
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Dresden to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Firenze Autostazione
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
elines.cz
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Dresden to Prague
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de

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Berlin to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze Campo Marte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Florence is 1237 km. It takes approximately 11 h 27 min to drive from Berlin to Florence.

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Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and seven other airlines offer flights from Berlin Tegel Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Florence train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Tegel Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs .

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