There are 5 ways to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure by train, 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

Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Chiavari Fb / ...

$26 - $47

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C. Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...
  2. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino Reg / ...

$16 - $37

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Sestri Levante 513

$17 - $31

Bus Baltour  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from MONTECATINI TERME - Stazione Ferroviaria Fermata Lazzi to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Genova to Rapallo 75T / ...

$17 - $26

Drive  •  2 h

  1. Drive from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure 126.4 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure is to bus which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h.

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The distance between Florence Airport (FLR) and Santa Margherita Ligure is 170 km. The road distance is 202.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure. However, there are services departing from V.Le Guidoni, and arriving at Santa Margherita Ligure via MONTECATINI TERME - Stazione Ferroviaria Fermata Lazzi, Genova and Rapallo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 41 min.

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The best way to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure without a car is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs 23€ - 45€.

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Map of how to get from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure.
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  • Distance: 106 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Florence Airport (FLR), Italy and Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy?

You can take a train from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure via Firenze, Firenze Smn, Pisa C.Le, Pisa Centrale, and Chiavari in around 4 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Florence Airport (FLR) to Santa Margherita Ligure once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

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 Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from La Spezia Centrale to S.Margherita Ligure Portofino
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
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 Pisa Centrale to Chiavari
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Florence, Florence to Sestri Levante
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from MONTECATINI TERME - Stazione Ferroviaria Fermata Lazzi to Genova - Piazza Della Vittoria-Lato Palazzo Inps
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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