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There are 7 ways to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Pisa Airport (PSA) by plane, bus, train, 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 to Pisa  •  2h 40m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Pisa (PSA) EDI - PSA

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Fly to Florence, bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Florence (FLR) EDI - FLR
  2. Take the bus from Florence T2 Guidoni Parking Area to Pisa Airport

Fly to Bologna, train  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Bologna (BLQ) EDI - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
  3. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale

Bus, night train  •  2 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Salzburg Lastenstrasse
  3. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Firenze S.M.N. Nj
  4. Take the bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport

Train, bus  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Derby
  2. Take the bus from Derby to Prague Florenc
  3. Take the bus from Prague to Pisa

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  21h 16m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Pisa Airport (PSA)

Drive, car ferry  •  22h 58m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Pisa Airport (PSA)

Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Pisa Airport (PSA) by tram, bus and night train

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International entry into Italy from United Kingdom

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Conditions of entry into Italy from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 result is required for quarantine release
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Rules to follow in Italy

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • FFP2 masks are required on all public transport

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pisa Airport (PSA) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pisa Airport (PSA) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pisa Airport (PSA) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, returning to United Kingdom from Italy is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 23 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Pisa Airport (PSA) is to fly which costs £30 - £140 and takes 2h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Pisa Airport (PSA) is to fly which costs £30 - £140 and takes 2h 40m.

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The distance between Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and Pisa Airport (PSA) is 1676 km.

The best way to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Pisa Airport (PSA) without a car is to bus and night train which takes 2 days 2h and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Pisa (PSA), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 40m.

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Pisa Airport (PSA) is 1h ahead of Edinburgh Airport (EDI). It is currently 12:43 PM in Edinburgh Airport (EDI) and 1:43 PM in Pisa Airport (PSA).

Vueling Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 704+ hotels available in Pisa Airport (PSA). Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Pisa Airport (PSA).
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  • Distance: 1675.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between Edinburgh Airport (EDI), Scotland and Pisa Airport (PSA), Italy?

Ryanair, easyJet and three other airlines fly from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Pisa Airport (PSA) 4 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €700
Flights from Edinburgh to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €750
Flights from Edinburgh to Florence via London City
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €750
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 18m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Krakow
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€35 - €270
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €240
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Marseille
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€30 - €240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €650
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €390
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Flights from Edinburgh to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €600
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €440
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Florence via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Edinburgh to Bologna via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Pisa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€250 - €1100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€250 - €550
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
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€10 - €12
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
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
Caronna Tour S.r.l.
Phone
+366 126 0651
Email
info@caronnatour.com
Website
caronnatour.com
Bus from Florence T2 Guidoni Parking Area to Pisa Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14
Website
Caronna Tour S.r.l.
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 Edinburgh to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from London Victoria Green Line Station to Salzburg Lastenstrasse
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Union Ivkoni
People Mover
Website
pisa-airport.com
Bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
pisa-airport.com
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Derby to Prague Florenc
Ave. Duration
39h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Book at
eurobus.sk
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague to Pisa
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €65
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
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
€158

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