There are 11 ways to get from Carcassonne to Florence by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Toulouse, fly to Florence  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Florence (FLR) TLS - FLR

$115 - $415

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Bus FlixBus  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Perpignan Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Perpignan to Florence, Florence N758

$57 - $94

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Train to Barcelona, fly to Florence  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Florence (FLR) BCN - FLR

$129 - $340

Train to Girona, fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Girona
  2. Fly from Girona (GRO) to Pisa (PSA) GRO - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$79 - $235

Fly Castres to Florence  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Castres (DCM) to Florence (FLR) DCM - FLR

$199 - $696

Train to Barcelona, fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bologna (BLQ) BCN - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$107 - $332

Train to Toulouse, fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Pisa (PSA) TLS - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$105 - $546

Train via Chambery-Challes-E  •  13 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV Tgv
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$190 - $260

Train  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville Tgv
  3. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale Ic
  4. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$133 - $205

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Firenze

$108 - $157

Drive  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Florence 561 miles

$130 - $200

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No, there is no direct bus from Carcassonne to Florence. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Firenze via Marseille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carcassonne to Florence. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 9 min.

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The distance between Carcassonne and Florence is 720 km. The road distance is 897.7 km.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Florence without a car is to train which takes 13 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 18 min to get from Carcassonne to Florence, including transfers.

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Carcassonne to Florence bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Carcassonne station.

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Carcassonne to Florence train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Carcassonne station.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Florence is to fly which takes 5 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 13 h 9 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 15 h 4 min.

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There is no direct flight from Toulouse Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 5 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Carcassonne to Florence.
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  • Distance: 449.9 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 18 min

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

Hop! and Vueling Airlines fly from Carcassonne to Florence once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Carcassonne to Florence via Montpellier Saint-Roch, Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 13 h 9 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Barcelona to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Barcelona to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Castres to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Castres to Florence via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Barcelona to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Girona to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Toulouse to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Toulouse to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Carcassonne to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Carcassonne to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Carcassonne to Girona
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Nice Ville
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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 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
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
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 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
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Montpellier St. Roch Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
renfe.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Carcassonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Carcassonne to Marseille - St-Charles Bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Perpignan to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Firenze
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Carcassonne to Florence is 898 km. It takes approximately 8 h 43 min to drive from Carcassonne to Florence.

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Air Dolomiti, Vueling Airlines, Iberia and five other airlines offer flights from Toulouse Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 5432+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Castres Airport is to taxi which takes 57 min and costs .

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