There are 4 ways to get from Florence to Ancona by train, bus or car

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  3 h 22 min

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

$38 - $60

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Bus  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Ancona 509

$17 - $29

2 alternative options

Train Trenitalia  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Ancona (Fi) Prato - Bologna / ...

$22 - $50

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Ancona 199.8 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Ancona is to bus which costs 14€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Ancona is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Ancona. However, there are services departing from San Giusto 02 and arriving at Ancona via Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze Smn and arriving at Ancona. Services depart twice a week, and operate Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 18 min.

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The distance between Florence and Ancona is 183 km. The road distance is 319.7 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Ancona without a car is to train which takes 3 h 22 min and costs 30€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Florence to Ancona, including transfers.

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

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Florence to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Ancona is to train which takes 3 h 22 min and costs 30€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Ancona.
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  • Distance: 114.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

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

You can take a train from Florence to Ancona via Bologna C.Le in around 3 h 22 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Florence to Ancona once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $27 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
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 Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
italotreno.it
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 Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
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 Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Florence to Ancona train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Ancona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Ancona is 320 km. It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to drive from Florence to Ancona.

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