There are 9 ways to get from Bordeaux to Florence by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Florence  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Florence (FLR) BOD - FLR

$93 - $355

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Fly to Venice, train  •  7 h 25 min

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

$69 - $288

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Fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 24 min

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

$71 - $367

Fly to Pisa, train  •  5 h 47 min

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

$88 - $346

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BOD - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$76 - $242

Train  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$288 - $343

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice N718
  2. Take the bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Florence, Florence N758

$74 - $121

Bus Eurolines FR  •  30 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux to Firenze

$140 - $200

Drive  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Florence 769.5 miles

$180 - $270

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bordeaux and arriving at Firenze. Services depart twice a week, and operate Wednesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 30 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Florence is 948 km. The road distance is 1231.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Florence without a car is to train which takes 12 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Bordeaux to Florence, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Bordeaux station.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Florence is to fly which takes 7 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 12 h 59 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17 h 59 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bordeaux Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Florence is 1231 km. It takes approximately 11 h 43 min to drive from Bordeaux to Florence.

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Hop!, Alitalia, British Airways and six other airlines offer flights from Bordeaux Airport to Florence Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Florence.
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  • Distance: 592.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 6 min

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

Air France, Iberia and 10 other airlines fly from Bordeaux to Florence hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bordeaux to Florence via Paris Montparnasse, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Bercy, Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 12 h 59 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $440
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $2,100
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $2,100
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flights from Bordeaux to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Bordeaux to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $350
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 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 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 Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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 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 Milano Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
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 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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $200
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
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 Bordeaux, Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice Côte d'Azur Airport, Nice to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Bordeaux Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 38 min and costs .

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