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There are 13 ways to get from Bury to Florence by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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 Manchester to Florence

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Florence (FLR)

Cheapest option

Fly Manchester to Pisa, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Pisa (PSA)
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.

11 alternative options

Fly Manchester to Bologna, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Bologna (BLQ)
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.

Train to Liverpool, fly to Florence

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Florence (FLR)

Train to London City, fly to Florence

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Florence (FLR)

Fly Manchester to Verona, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Verona (VRN)
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze S.M.N.

Fly Manchester to Venice, train

  1. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Venice (VCE)
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N.

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris to Turin
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.M.N.

Train, bus via Brussels

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
  3. Take the bus from Dover to Brussels-North train station
  4. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Aosta
  5. Take the train from Aosta to Torino Porta Susa
  6. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.M.N.

Train, bus #2

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Florence

Bus, night train

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Munich Central Bus Station
  3. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Firenze S.M.N.

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from Bury to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Florence

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Bury to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Florence

Manchester (MAN) to Florence (FLR) flights

187 Weekly Planes
6h 12m Average Duration
€115 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Bury to Florence is to fly and train which costs £50 - £220 and takes 6h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Bury to Florence is to fly and train which costs £50 - £220 and takes 6h 13m.

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The distance between Bury and Florence is 1472 km.

The best way to get from Bury to Florence without a car is to train and bus which takes 28h 24m and costs £150 - £430.

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It takes approximately 7h 19m to get from Bury to Florence, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manchester Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Florence is 1h ahead of Bury. It is currently 6:58 AM in Bury and 7:58 AM in Florence.

British Airways, Vueling Airlines, Swiss and five other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 2208+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bury to Florence.
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  • Distance: 1472 km
  • Duration: 7h 19m

What companies run services between Bury, England and Florence, Italy?

Air France, KLM and eight other airlines fly from Bury to Florence hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €1100
Flights from Manchester to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €1100
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €800
Flights from Liverpool to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€250 - €900
Flights from Liverpool to Florence via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€250 - €950
Flights from London City to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€330 - €950
Flights from Manchester to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €600
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €330
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €1000
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €650
Flights from Liverpool to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €750
Flights from London City to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€250 - €2400
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €750
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €600
Flights from Manchester to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Manchester to Florence via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €850
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €190
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€29 - €190
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €320
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €320
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€45 - €320
Flights from Manchester to Verona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€17 - €230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Manchester to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Manchester to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€230 - €1200
Flights from London City to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €650
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€170 - €900
Flights from Liverpool to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €300
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €430
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €650
Flights from Manchester to Verona
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €480
Flights from Manchester to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €390
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€60 - €430
Flights from Manchester to Verona
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Liverpool to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€150 - €700
Flights from Liverpool to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €320
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Manchester to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €950
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from London City to Florence via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€150 - €750
Train operators
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 Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €65
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€18 - €25
Base Standard
€35 - €50
Base Premium
€45 - €65
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €70
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€20 - €28
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€45 - €70
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €100
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€30 - €45
Base Standard
€55 - €80
Base Premium
€70 - €100
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 Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
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 Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Pisa Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Aosta to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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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 Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€7 - €10
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €27
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €23
Off-Peak Single
€13 - €19
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€18 - €27
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €21
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Torino - Bus station
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €27
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Florence
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
Blablabus
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Paris
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Turin
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dover to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Aosta
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Florence
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Paris Gare de Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
RegioJet
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Munich Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
25h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Union Ivkoni
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €160
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€99
Standard Car - Premium
€157

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