Duration 6h 19m
Distance 1472 km
Average price 200€
Possible routes 8 found

There are 8 ways to get from Bury to Florence by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

We recommend flying from Manchester to Florence, which is the fastest option and takes around 6h 19m.

Recommended route

Fly to Florence • 6h 19m

  1. Manchester
  2. Florence
Fastest
6h 19m
91€ - 275€
Alternative routes

Fly to Bologna, train • 7h 5m

  1. Manchester
  2. Bologna Centrale
  3. Florence
7h 5m
61€ - 324€

Fly to Pisa, bus • 7h 38m

  1. Manchester
  2. Pisa Airport
  3. Florence
7h 38m

Bus, train • 34h 44m

  1. Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  2. London
  3. Paris, Gallieni
  4. Verona Porta Nuova
  5. Florence
34h 44m
99€ - 189€

Bus • 35h 13m

  1. Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  2. London - Victoria Coach Station
  3. Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  4. Florence
35h 13m
Cheapest
87€ - 111€

Train, bus • 40h 40m

  1. Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Sheffield
  3. Brussels, Brussels-North station
  4. Torino - Porta Susa
  5. Florence
40h 40m
118€ - 154€

Drive, Eurotunnel • 18h 29m

  1. Bury
  2. Folkestone
  3. Calais-Fréthun
  4. Florence
18h 29m
404€ - 520€

Drive, car ferry • 19h 46m

  1. Bury
  2. Dover
  3. Calais
  4. Florence
19h 46m
271€ - 401€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Bury to Florence? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Bury to Florence is to bus which costs £70 - £95 and takes 35h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Bury to Florence is to fly which costs £75 - £230 and takes 6h 19m.

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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 bus and train which takes 34h 44m and costs £80 - £160.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Bury to Florence, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bury to Florence is to fly which takes 6h 19m and costs £75 - £230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £70 - £95 and takes 35h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Florence is 1h ahead of Bury. It is currently 7:14 PM in Bury and 8:14 PM in Florence.

British Airways, Flybe, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 3687+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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How to travel from Bury to Florence

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Bury to Florence right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Bury and Florence?

British Airways, KLM and five other airlines fly from Bury to Florence every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bury to Florence via St Peters Square, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria Coach Station, London - Victoria Coach Station, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Florence, Florence, and Villa Costanza in around 35h 13m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€

About Lufthansa

Flights from Manchester to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from Manchester to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€

About KLM

Flights from Manchester to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
90€ - 400€
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 600€

About British Airways

Flights from Manchester to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
210€ - 600€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 460€
Flights from Manchester to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€

About Ryanair

Flights from Manchester to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 250€
Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
40€ - 340€
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€

About Air France

Flights from Manchester to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 800€

About Swiss

Flights from Manchester to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 800€
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 550€

About Austrian Airlines

Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 390€

About Brussels Airlines

Flights from Manchester to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 390€
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 230€

About easyJet

Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 450€

About Jet2.com

Flights from Manchester to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 450€
Train operators
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 45€

About Trenitalia Frecce

Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
39 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€

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.

Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€

About ItaloTreno

Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Torino - Porta Susa to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno

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.

Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 14€

About Trenitalia

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€

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.

Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 25€

About Trenitalia Intercity

Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 25€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
7€ - 9€
Base 2nd Class
13€ - 16€
Base 1st Class
22€ - 25€

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).

Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
9€ - 13€
Off-Peak Single
18€ - 28€
Anytime Day Single
19€ - 27€
Anytime Single
25€ - 40€

Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
157€
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
157€
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours

About People Mover

Bus from Pisa Airport to Piazza Stazione
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
pisa-airport.com
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 14€

About National Express

Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Book at
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.

Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 29€
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 29€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Turin, Turin
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€

About Eurolines FR

Bus from London to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Paris, Gallieni to Verona
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€

About Blablabus

Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
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.

Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Bus from Sheffield to Brussel Eurolines Busstation
Ave. Duration
18h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk

Florence, Italy

The capital of Tuscany is best known for its culture, monuments and Renaissance art and architecture. Marvel at the Duomo, Florence’s main cathedral, stroll through top art museums like Galleria dell’Accademia and the Uffizi Gallery, wander around the Boboli Gardens and head to the Piazzale Michelangelo for some incredible city views. Fashionistas can also purchase exquisite leather clothing and accessories from the many boutiques. Take a quick trip south to the Chianti countryside to sample some of Italy’s best wines and feast on gourmet Tuscan cuisine.

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