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

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Train  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from Cariati to Sibari Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Sibari to Firenze S.M.N. Fa

€59 - €169

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Bus via Florence  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Cariati to Florence N552

€40 - €48

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Bus  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Cariati to Florence

€55 - €80

Drive  •  7h 52m

  1. Drive from Cariati to Florence 789.3 km

€95 - €150

Train, train to Lamezia Terme, fly to Pisa, bus  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Cariati to Catanzaro Lido
  2. Take the train from Catanzaro Lido to Lamezia Terme C.
  3. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Pisa (PSA) SUF - PSA
  4. Take the bus from Pisa Airport to Piazza Stazione

Train, train to Lamezia Terme, fly to Bologna  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Cariati to Catanzaro Lido
  2. Take the train from Catanzaro Lido to Lamezia Terme C.
  3. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Bologna (BLQ) SUF - BLQ
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.

€46 - €182

Train, train to Brindisi, fly to Bologna  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the train from Cariati to Taranto
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi
  3. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Bologna (BLQ) BDS - BLQ
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.

€41 - €210

Train, train to Bari, fly to Bologna  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Cariati to Taranto
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Bologna (BLQ) BRI - BLQ
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.

€43 - €233

Train, train to Brindisi, fly to Pisa, bus  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the train from Cariati to Taranto
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi
  3. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Pisa (PSA) BDS - PSA
  4. Take the bus from Pisa Airport to Piazza Stazione

Train, train to Bari, fly to Pisa, bus  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the train from Cariati to Taranto
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Pisa (PSA) BRI - PSA
  4. Take the bus from Pisa Airport to Piazza Stazione

Train, train to Lamezia Terme, fly to Rome  •  8h 54m

  1. Take the train from Cariati to Catanzaro Lido
  2. Take the train from Catanzaro Lido to Lamezia Terme C.
  3. Fly from Lamezia Terme (SUF) to Rome (FCO) SUF - FCO
  4. Take the train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Firenze Campo Marte

€70 - €196

Cariati to Florence by train

The train journey time between Cariati and Florence is around 6h 52m and covers a distance of around 870 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 52m. Operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Intercity and Trenitalia Frecce, the Cariati to Florence train service departs from Cariati and arrives in Firenze S.M.N.. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 52m
Fastest train time:
6h 52m
Train distance:
870 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€59
Carbon emissions:
45 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:35
Last train departs at:
05:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cariati to Florence train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Cariati to Florence is to bus via Florence which costs €40 - €50 and takes 10h 52m.

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The fastest way to get from Cariati to Florence is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost €45 - €190 and takes 7h 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cariati and arriving at Florence. Services depart six times a week. The journey takes approximately 9h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cariati to Florence. However, there are services departing from Cariati and arriving at Firenze S.M.N. via Sibari. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 59m.

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The distance between Cariati and Florence is 671 km. The road distance is 789.3 km.

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The best way to get from Cariati to Florence without a car is to train which takes 7h 59m and costs €55 - €170.

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It takes approximately 7h 59m to get from Cariati to Florence, including transfers.

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Cariati to Florence bus services, operated by Busitalia Simet S.p.A., depart from Cariati station.

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

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The best way to get from Cariati to Florence is to train which takes 7h 59m and costs €55 - €170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €55 - €80 and takes 9h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Cariati to Florence.
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  • Distance: 671.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 59m

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

You can take a train from Cariati to Florence via Sibari in around 7h 59m. Alternatively, Busitalia Simet S.p.A. operates a bus from Cariati to Florence 6 times a week. Tickets cost €55 - €80 and the journey takes 9h 28m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €170
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €170
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €180
Flights from Bari to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€7 - €65
Flights from Brindisi to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€24 - €160
Flights from Brindisi to Pisa via Palermo
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€24 - €160
Flights from Bari to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €160
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €220
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €400
Flights from Bari to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Flights from Lamezia Terme to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €120
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€13 - €100
Flights from Bari to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€8 - €55
Flights from Brindisi to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€9 - €95
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 Cariati to Sibari
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €9
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€8 - €9
Train from Cariati to Catanzaro Lido
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €17
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €17
Train from Catanzaro Lido to Lamezia Terme C.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €8
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€6 - €8
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Taranto to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €16
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€14 - €16
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 Cariati to Sibari
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Train from Cariati to Catanzaro Lido
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
Train from Cariati to Taranto
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€12 - €17
Train from Taranto to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€8 - €12
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 Sibari to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €160
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€55 - €75
Base Standard
€95 - €130
Base Premium
€110 - €160
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Taranto to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Train from Fiumicino Aeroporto to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€23 - €75
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€23 - €35
Base Standard
€40 - €60
Base Premium
€50 - €75
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 to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Cariati to Florence
Ave. Duration
10h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
People Mover
Website
pisa-airport.com
Bus from Pisa Airport to Piazza Stazione
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
pisa-airport.com

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The quickest flight from Lamezia Terme Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Cariati to Florence bus services, operated by Busitalia Simet S.p.A., arrive at Florence station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cariati to Florence is 789 km. It takes approximately 7h 52m to drive from Cariati to Florence.

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Ryanair and Alitalia offer flights from Lamezia Terme Airport to Pisa Airport.

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