There are 7 ways to get from Ferrara to Florence by train, bus, night train, night bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Ferrara to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$20 - $30

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Rideshare  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Ferrara to Florence 97.5 miles

$7 - $13

5 alternative options

Train via Bologna C.Le  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Ferrara to Bologna C.Le Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$19 - $44

Bus, train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Kennedy to Bologna Autostazione 356
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$19 - $29

Night train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the night train from Ferrara to Firenze S.Maria Novella En / ...

$10 - $23

Night bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the night bus from Ferrara to Florence, Florence N544

$9 - $15

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Ferrara to Florence 94.4 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Ferrara to Florence is to rideshare which costs 6€ - 12€ and takes 2 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ferrara to Florence is to train which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Ferrara and arriving at Florence, Florence. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ferrara and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Ferrara and Florence is 121 km. The road distance is 151 km.

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The best way to get from Ferrara to Florence without a car is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs 17€ - 26€.

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The train from Ferrara to Firenze S.Maria Novella takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Ferrara to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Ferrara station.

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

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Ferrara to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence, Florence station.

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Map of how to get from Ferrara to Florence.
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  • Distance: 75.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Ferrara to Florence 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $30 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ferrara to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
orario.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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Ferrara Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Ferrara Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ferrara to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $9
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$7 - $9
Night train from Ferrara to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Ferrara to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
TPER - Trasporto Passeggeri Emilia Romagna
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Ferrara to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Ferrara to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ferrara to Florence is 151 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Ferrara to Florence.

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The nearest airport to Florence is Florence (FLR) Airport which is 4.4 km away. Other nearby airports include Pisa (PSA) (68.8 km), Bologna (BLQ) (83.5 km), Ancona (AOI) (170.6 km) and Verona (VRN) (182.6 km).

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There are 5529+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Ferrara and Florence. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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