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There are 6 ways to get from Florence to Abruzzo by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale 9940 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Pescara Centrale Fa / ...

33€ - 126€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 19m

  1. Take the bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to PESCARA - Terminal Bus Baltour

21€ - 27€

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Train via Rimini  •  7h 3m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Rimini Re
  2. Take the train from Rimini to Pescara Centrale Fa / ...

29€ - 97€

Drive  •  4h 11m

  1. Drive from Florence to Pescara 456.3 km

55€ - 85€

Fly from Florence, bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Rome (FCO) FLR - FCO
  2. Take the bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Avezzano

82€ - 284€

Bus to Pisa, fly, bus  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Rome (FCO) PSA - FCO
  3. Take the bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Avezzano

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Abruzzo is to bus which costs 21€ - 28€ and takes 9h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Abruzzo is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Abruzzo. However, there are services departing from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 and arriving at Portanuova - Via Aterno via Pescara Bus Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Abruzzo. However, there are services departing from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arriving at Pescara Centrale via Bologna Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 33m.

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The distance between Florence and Abruzzo is 273 km. The road distance is 456.3 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Abruzzo without a car is to train which takes 4h 33m and costs 30€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Florence to Abruzzo, including transfers.

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Florence to Abruzzo bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 station.

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Florence to Abruzzo train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Firenze Santa Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Abruzzo is to train which takes 4h 33m and costs 30€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 28€ and takes 9h 19m.

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  • Distance: 273.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 33m

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

You can take a train from Florence to Pescara via Bologna Centrale in around 4h 33m. Alternatively, Baltour operates a bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to PESCARA - Terminal Bus once daily. Tickets cost 19€ - 26€ and the journey takes 9h 5m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Flights from Pisa to Rome
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 210€
Train operators
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 Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 20€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
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 Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 90€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
27€ - 40€
Base Standard
50€ - 70€
Base Premium
60€ - 90€
Train from Rimini to Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
20€ - 27€
Base Standard
35€ - 55€
Base Premium
45€ - 70€
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 Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
21€ - 30€
Train from Rimini to Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
15€ - 22€
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 Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
23€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
42€ - 46€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Rimini
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
13€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
25€ - 28€
Train from Rimini to Pescara Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
16€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
29€ - 32€
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to PESCARA - Terminal Bus
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 26€
Website
Baltour
Sangritana
Phone
+39 0872.70.81
Email
sangritana@sangritana.it
Website
sangritana.it
Bus from Rome Stazione Tiburtina to Avezzano
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Schedules at
sangritana.it
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

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Florence to Abruzzo bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at PESCARA - Terminal Bus station.

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Florence to Abruzzo train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Pescara Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Abruzzo is 456 km. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Florence to Abruzzo.

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Alitalia offers flights from Florence Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 369+ hotels available in Abruzzo. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 12 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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