There are 11 ways to get from Dublin to Florence by plane, train, car ferry, night train, bus and ferry, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Florence  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Florence (FLR) DUB - FLR

$106 - $370

Cheapest option

Fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Pisa (PSA) DUB - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$61 - $397

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Fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Bologna (BLQ) DUB - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$93 - $376

Fly to Venice, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Venice (VCE) DUB - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$107 - $378

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Milan Linate (LIN) DUB - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$121 - $384

Fly to Verona, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Verona (VRN) DUB - VRN
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$114 - $911

Car ferry, train  •  26 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Marseille Saint-Charles
  4. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale Ec
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$469 - $1,103

Car ferry, train, night train  •  38 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the train from Cherbourg to Paris St Lazare Ic
  3. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$239 - $376

Bus and ferry, bus  •  40 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Paris Gallieni
  4. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Firenze

$179 - $325

Car ferry, train, bus, night bus  •  44 h 32 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the train from Cherbourg to Paris St Lazare Ic
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to Milan
  4. Take the night bus from Milan, Milan to Florence, Florence

$143 - $251

Car ferry, drive  •  23 h 51 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Dover
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Florence

$338 - $498

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Florence is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 340€ and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Florence is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 330€ and takes 6 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Florence. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Firenze via London Victoria, Lille and Paris Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 44 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Florence is 1662 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Florence without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 26 h 30 min and costs 400€ - 950€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Dublin to Florence, including transfers.

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Dublin to Florence bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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There is no direct flight from Dublin Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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

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Florence is 1 h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 8:49 AM in Dublin and 9:49 AM in Florence.

Map of how to get from Dublin to Florence.
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  • Distance: 1038.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Florence, Italy?

Lufthansa, Air France and eight other airlines fly from Dublin to Florence hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Dublin to Florence via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Dublin to Florence via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Dublin to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Milan Linate via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Verona via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Dublin to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dublin to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dublin to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Flights from Dublin to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Dublin to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Verona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Dublin to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Dublin to Verona
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dublin to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dublin to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
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 Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Marseille Saint-Charles
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$170 - $650
Premier
$450 - $750
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Cherbourg to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
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 and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Firenze
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $20
Schedules at
isilines.com
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy to Milan
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Milan, Milan to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TTI Slr
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Night bus from Milan, Lampugnano station to Florence, Piazzale Montelungo
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
Book at
ttisrl.it
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$80 - $90
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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