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There are 10 ways to get from Florence to Arles by train, bus, car or plane

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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Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon TGV Tgv

$179 - $231

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Bus Eurolines IT  •  11 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to Avignon Gare Routière

$68 - $91

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Bus Eurolines FR  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Firenze to Aix en Provence

$102 - $229

Train  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Ventimiglia Ic
  3. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  4. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles Ic

$102 - $163

Drive  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Arles 423.9 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Florence to Marseille, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Marseille (MRS) FLR - MRS
  2. Take the train from Rognac to Arles

$113 - $378

Fly Florence to Montpellier, train  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Montpellier (MPL) FLR - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Arles

$144 - $684

Train to Venice, fly to Marseille, train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Marseille (MRS) VCE - MRS
  3. Take the train from Rognac to Arles

$89 - $295

Train to Bologna, fly to Lyon, train  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lyon (LYS) BLQ - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Arles

$133 - $415

Train to Rome, fly to Marseille, train  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Tiburtina Station
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Marseille (MRS) FCO - MRS
  3. Take the train from Rognac to Arles

$78 - $282

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Arles is to bus which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 11 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Arles is to drive which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Arles. However, there are services departing from Firenze and arriving at Peri via Gare Routiere Quai 01 and Gare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Arles. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Arles via Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu, Avignon TGV and Avignon Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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The distance between Florence and Arles is 532 km. The road distance is 678.2 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Arles without a car is to train which takes 11 h 10 min and costs 150€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 11 h 10 min to get from Florence to Arles, including transfers.

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Florence to Arles bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Firenze station.

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Florence to Arles 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 Arles is to train which takes 11 h 10 min and costs 150€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 80€ and takes 11 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Arles.
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  • Distance: 332.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 10 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Arles, France?

You can take a train from Florence to Arles via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu, Avignon TGV, and Avignon Centre in around 11 h 10 min. Alternatively, Eurolines IT operates a bus from Florence to Arles 3 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG, Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Rome to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Rome to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Rome to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
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 Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Arles
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $75
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Arles
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$24 - $40
Train from Rognac to Arles
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Arles
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Tiburtina Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Marseille Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Florence to Arles bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Aix en Provence station.

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Florence to Arles train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Avignon TGV station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Arles is 678 km. It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to drive from Florence to Arles.

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Swiss, Alitalia, TAP Portugal and six other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Marseille Airport.

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There are 777+ hotels available in Arles. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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