There are 3 ways to get from Florence to Italy by train, car or plane

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Train  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini Fr / ...

16€ - 75€

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 42m

  1. Drive from Florence to Rome 277.2 km

35€ - 55€

Fly  •  2h 50m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Rome (FCO) FLR - FCO

58€ - 226€

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Italy is to train which costs 16€ - 75€ and takes 1h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Italy is to train which costs 16€ - 75€ and takes 1h 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze S.M.N. and arriving at Roma Termini. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Florence and Italy is 172 km. The road distance is 277.2 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Italy without a car is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs 16€ - 75€.

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The train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini takes 1h 35m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Florence to Italy train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze S.M.N. station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Italy is to train which takes 1h 35m and costs 16€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 55€ - 230€ and takes 2h 50m.

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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 Italy train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Italy.
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  • Distance: 171.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 35m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini every 2 hours. Tickets cost 21€ - 75€ and the journey takes 1h 35m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Alitalia flies from Florence to Rome 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 240€
Train operators
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.

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Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
21€ - 29€
Base Standard
40€ - 55€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
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.

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Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
16€ - 24€

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Italy is 277 km. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Florence to Italy.

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Alitalia offers flights from Florence Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 612+ hotels available in Italy. Prices start at 87€ 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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