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There are 8 ways to get from Florence to Cagliari by plane, train, ferry, bus or night bus

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Fly from Florence  •  3h 52m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Cagliari (CAG) FLR - CAG

Cheapest option

Train to Bologna, fly  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Cagliari (CAG) BLQ - CAG

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Train to Pisa, fly  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Cagliari (CAG) PSA - CAG

Train, ferry via Piombino  •  14h 52m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Livorno Centrale Re
  2. Take the train from Livorno Centrale to Campiglia Marittima Re / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Piombino to Olbia
  4. Take the train from Olbia Terranova to Cagliari Re

Bus, train, ferry  •  15h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Stazione Leopolda to Grosseto F.S. 50G
  2. Take the train from Grosseto to Campiglia Marittima Re / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Piombino to Olbia
  4. Take the bus from Fermata di OLBIA PORTO IB to Fermata di CAGLIARI PIAZZA MATTEOTTI - ESTERNO

Train, ferry  •  16h 15m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Livorno Centrale Re
  2. Take the ferry from Livorno to Olbia
  3. Take the train from Olbia Terranova to Cagliari Re

Train, ferry via Naples  •  17h 20m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Napoli Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Naples port to Porto di Cagliari Itnap - Itcag

Train, ferry, night bus, bus  •  19h 14m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Livorno Centrale Re
  2. Take the ferry from Livorno to Olbia
  3. Take the night bus from Olbia Porto Isola Bianca to Nuoro Stazione Arst
  4. Take the bus from Nuoro Stazione Arst to Cagliari Piazza San Michele-Lato Via Abruzzi

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Cagliari is to train and ferry and night bus and bus which costs €55 - €120 and takes 19h 14m.

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The fastest way to get from Florence to Cagliari is to fly which takes 3h 52m and costs €50 - €210.

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The distance between Florence and Cagliari is 536 km.

The best way to get from Florence to Cagliari without a car is to train and ferry via Piombino which takes 14h 52m and costs €90 - €200.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Florence to Cagliari, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Cagliari Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Volotea and Alitalia offer flights from Florence Airport to Cagliari Airport.

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There are 2330+ hotels available in Cagliari. Prices start at €34 per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to tram which takes 18 min and costs €2.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Cagliari.
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  • Distance: 535.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 52m

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

Volotea and Alitalia fly from Florence to Cagliari 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Cagliari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €290
Flights from Bologna to Cagliari via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €140
Flights from Pisa to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€24 - €180
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Florence to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €200
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Bologna to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€28 - €280
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
Train from Livorno Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €45
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€9 - €13
Base Standard
€23 - €30
Base Premium
€29 - €45
Train from Grosseto to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €40
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€8 - €12
Base Standard
€22 - €29
Base Premium
€28 - €40
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€35 - €50
Base Standard
€60 - €85
Base Premium
€75 - €110
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 06 8937 1892
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Stazione Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €40
Website
https://www.italotreno.it/en
Smart Economy
€14 - €19
Smart Low Cost
€9 - €11
Smart Flex
€28 - €40
Train from Stazione Santa Maria Novella to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €80
Website
https://www.italotreno.it/en
Smart Economy
€30 - €45
Smart Low Cost
€30 - €40
Smart Flex
€55 - €80
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €14
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €12
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Livorno Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €14
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€12 - €14
Train from Livorno Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€9 - €11
Train from Olbia Terranova to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€23 - €40
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€36 - €40
Train from Grosseto to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €10
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€8 - €10
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Train from Livorno Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Train from Grosseto to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Bus operators
Autolinee Toscane - Linee Regionali
Phone
+39 055 849 0505
Email
servizioclienti@at-bus.it
Website
at-bus.it
Bus from Stazione Leopolda to Grosseto F.S.
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
at-bus.it
Gruppo Turmo Travel
Phone
+39 0789 21487
Email
request@gruppoturmotravel.com
Website
gruppoturmotravel.com
Bus from Fermata di OLBIA PORTO IB to Fermata di CAGLIARI PIAZZA MATTEOTTI - ESTERNO
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
https://gruppoturmotravel.com/en
ARST Spa - Trasporti Regionali Della Sardegna
Phone
800 865 042
Email
informazioni@arst.sardegna.it
Website
arst.sardegna.it
Night bus from Olbia Porto Isola Bianca to Nuoro Stazione Arst
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Schedules at
app.arstspa.it
Bus from Nuoro Stazione Arst to Cagliari Piazza San Michele-Lato Via Abruzzi
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Schedules at
app.arstspa.it
Ferry operators
Moby Lines
Phone
+49 (0)611 14020
Email
info@moby.it
Website
mobylines.com
Ferry from Piombino to Olbia
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€28 - €65
Website
Moby Lines
Standard car
€35 - €55
Low season
€28 - €40
High season
€40 - €65
Ferry from Livorno to Olbia
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €75
Website
Moby Lines
Standard car
€35 - €55
Low season
€30 - €45
High season
€50 - €75
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Ferry from Porto di Livorno to Porto di Olbia
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
https://www.grimaldi-lines.com/en/
Ferry from Naples port to Porto di Cagliari
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
https://www.grimaldi-lines.com/en/

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