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

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 via Lyon Part Dieu  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Torino Porta Susa Station 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

$143 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Genoa, Genoa N546 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genoa to Avignon City Center Ouibus

$32 - $47

8 alternative options

Bus Eurolines IT  •  11 h

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

$55 - $75

Train  •  11 h 38 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 Avignon TGV Tgv

$113 - $162

Drive  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Avignon 430.5 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Florence to Marseille, train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Marseille (MRS) FLR - MRS
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Avignon TGV

$117 - $383

Fly Florence to Montpellier, night bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Montpellier (MPL) FLR - MPL
  2. Take the night bus from Montpellier to Avignon City Center

$125 - $660

Train to Bologna, fly to Lyon, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Lyon (LYS) BLQ - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre

$133 - $410

Train to Venice, fly to Marseille, train  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Marseille (MRS) VCE - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Avignon TGV

$94 - $300

Train to Rome, fly to Marseille, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Tiburtina
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Marseille (MRS) FCO - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Avignon TGV

$96 - $295

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Avignon is to bus which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 10 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Avignon is to fly and train which takes 6 h 49 min and costs 100€ - 340€.

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The distance between Florence and Avignon is 516 km. The road distance is 689 km.

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It takes approximately 9 h 41 min to get from Florence to Avignon, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Firenze Autostazione and arriving at Avignon Gare Routière. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station and arriving at Avignon TGV via Torino Porta Susa and Lyon Part Dieu. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 41 min.

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

You can take a train from Florence to Avignon via Torino Porta Susa Station, Torino Porta Susa, and Lyon Part Dieu in around 9 h 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Avignon via Genoa, Genoa and Genoa in around 10 h 11 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG, Nantes
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Florence to Montpellier via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Bologna to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $650
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Venice to Marseille via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Rome to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Marseille via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $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 50 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
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Thursday 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
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Torino Porta Susa Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
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
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 Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Nice Ville to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $43
Train from Lyon-St Exupery(TGV) to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
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
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence, Florence to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Genoa to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Night bus from Montpellier to Avignon City Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
Ouibus

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