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There are 6 ways to get from Bra to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Bra to Torino Porta Susa Re
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.M.N. Fr

€34 - €108

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Carmagnola to Genoa Piazza della Vittoria Turin - Reggio Calabria
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Florence N523

€27 - €34

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Train via Turin  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Bra to Torino Porta Susa Re
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze Santa Maria Novella 9955 / ...

€30 - €83

Drive  •  3h 57m

  1. Drive from Bra to Florence 409.5 km

€50 - €75

Train to Turin, fly  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the train from Bra to Torino Porta Susa
  2. Fly from Turin (TRN) to Florence (FLR) TRN - FLR

€83 - €163

Train, train to Genoa, fly  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Bra to Torino Lingotto
  2. Take the train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
  3. Fly from Genoa (GOA) to Florence (FLR) GOA - FLR

€82 - €347

Bra to Florence by train

The train journey time between Bra and Florence is around 5h 18m and covers a distance of around 495 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 19m. Operated by Trenitalia and Trenitalia Frecce, the Bra to Florence train service departs from Bra and arrives in Firenze S.M.N.. Typically 65 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 18m
Fastest train time:
4h 19m
Train distance:
495 km
Trains per week:
65
Cheapest price:
€34
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:31
Last train departs at:
21:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bra to Florence train schedules

Bra → Florence
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The most affordable way to get from Bra to Florence is to bus, which costs €26 - €35 and takes 8h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Bra to Florence is to drive which costs €50 - €75 and takes 3h 57m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bra to Florence. However, there are services departing from Bra and arriving at Firenze S.M.N. via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Bra and Florence is 289 km. The road distance is 409.5 km.

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The best way to get from Bra to Florence without a car is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs €30 - €110.

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It takes approximately 4h 47m to get from Bra to Florence, including transfers.

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Bra to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Bra station.

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The best way to get from Bra to Florence is to train which takes 4h 47m and costs €30 - €110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €26 - €35 and takes 8h 36m.

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There is no direct flight from Turin Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 45m and has one stopover.

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Bra to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.M.N. station.

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Map of how to get from Bra to Florence.
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  • Distance: 289.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 47m

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

You can take a train from Bra to Florence via Torino Porta Susa in around 4h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bra to Florence via Carmagnola, Carmagnola, Cadorna/Piazza Della Vittoria, Doria/Metro' Principe, and Genoa in around 8h 36m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Turin to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Turin to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Genoa to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €330
Flights from Genoa to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €330
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Turin to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
Flights from Turin to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€600 - €1000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Turin to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€240 - €800
Flights from Genoa to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Turin to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €310
Flights from Genoa to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Turin to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Flights from Genoa to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €400
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Turin to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €150
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 Bra to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €9
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€7 - €9
Train from Bra to Torino Lingotto
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€6 - €8
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €22
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€19 - €22
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €100
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €80
Base Premium
€70 - €100
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €55
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€15 - €20
Base Standard
€30 - €45
Base Premium
€35 - €55
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€26 - €75
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€28 - €40
Smart Low Cost
€26 - €40
Smart Flex
€55 - €75
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Lingotto to Genova P.Za Principe
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€10 - €15
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Genoa to Florence
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€14 - €17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bra to Florence is 410 km. It takes approximately 3h 57m to drive from Bra to Florence.

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British Airways, Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and three other airlines offer flights from Turin Airport to Florence Airport.

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