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There are 7 ways to get from Bratislava to Florence by bus, plane, train, night train, night bus 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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Bus, fly to Florence  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Florence (FLR) VIE - FLR

$94 - $379

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Night bus  •  12h 56m

  1. Take the night bus from Bratislava to Florence, Florence N545

$56 - $90

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Bus, fly to Bologna, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Bologna (BLQ) VIE - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$110 - $381

Train  •  11h 52m

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$101 - $181

Bus  •  14h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Firenze

$86

Train, night train  •  12h 56m

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Firenze S.M.N. Nj / ...

$70 - $176

Drive  •  8h 33m

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Florence 577.8 miles

$130 - $210

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The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Florence is to bus which costs 75€ and takes 14h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Florence is to bus and fly which costs 80€ - 330€ and takes 4h 33m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Firenze. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 14h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Florence. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Wien Hbf and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 52m.

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The distance between Bratislava and Florence is 664 km. The road distance is 924.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Florence without a car is to train which takes 11h 52m and costs 85€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Bratislava to Florence, including transfers.

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Bratislava to Florence bus services, operated by Slovak Lines, depart from Bratislava station.

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Bratislava to Florence train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Bratislava hl.st. station.

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The best way to get from Bratislava to Florence is to train which takes 11h 52m and costs 85€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ and takes 14h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Bratislava to Florence.
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  • Distance: 414.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Bratislava to Florence via Wien Hbf and Venezia Mestre in around 11h 52m. Alternatively, Slovak Lines operates a bus from Bratislava to Florence once a week. Tickets cost $86 and the journey takes 14h 5m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $330
Flights from Vienna to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Vienna to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $290
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
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
7h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
10h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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
Night train from Wien HBF to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$100 - $130
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
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 Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Bratislava to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slovak Lines
Phone
+421 2 55422734
Email
info@slovaklines.sk
Website
slovaklines.sk
Bus from Bratislava to Firenze
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$86
Schedules at
slovaklines.sk

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Bratislava to Florence bus services, operated by Slovak Lines, arrive at Firenze station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Florence is 924 km. It takes approximately 8h 33m to drive from Bratislava to Florence.

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Vueling Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 6130+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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