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There are 6 ways to get from Florence to Kanfanar by train, ferry, bus, car, night train or shuttle

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Recommended option

Train, ferry via Pula  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia S. Lucia Fa / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Ferrovia to P.le Roma "G" 2/ / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Venice to Pula

658 kn - 1.161 kn

Cheapest option

Train  •  10h

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia Mestre Fa / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr to Divaca Re
  4. Take the train from Divaca to Kanfanar

270 kn - 1.043 kn

4 alternative options

Train, ferry  •  9h 5m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia S. Lucia Fa / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Ferrovia to San Marco-San Zaccaria 4.1 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Venice to Rovinj

734 kn - 1.275 kn

Bus  •  11h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Trieste
  2. Take the bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Rovinj Central Bus Station Frankfurt - Pula / ...

603 kn - 925 kn

Drive  •  4h 53m

  1. Drive from Florence to Kanfanar 489.1 km

450 kn - 700 kn

Night train, shuttle  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the night train from Firenze S.M.N. to Padova Nj
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Padova to Rovinj

538 kn - 3.511 kn

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kanfanar is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kanfanar is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kanfanar is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Kanfanar is to train which costs 35€ - 140€ and takes 10h.

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The fastest way to get from Florence to Kanfanar is to drive. Taking this option will cost 60€ - 90€ and takes 4h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Kanfanar. However, there are services departing from Florence and arriving at Kanfanar via Trieste Central Bus Station and Rovinj Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Kanfanar. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.M.N. and arriving at Kanfanar via Venezia Mestre, Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr and Divaca. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h.

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The distance between Florence and Kanfanar is 254 km. The road distance is 489.1 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Kanfanar without a car is to train and ferry via Pula which takes 7h 52m and costs 85€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 7h 52m to get from Florence to Kanfanar, including transfers.

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Florence to Kanfanar bus services, operated by Florentia Bus, depart from Florence station.

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Florence to Kanfanar 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 Kanfanar is to train which takes 10h and costs 35€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 75€ - 130€ and takes 11h 18m.

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  • Distance: 254.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 52m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Kanfanar, Croatia?

You can take a train from Florence to Kanfanar via Venezia Mestre, Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr, and Divaca in around 10h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to Kanfanar via Trieste Central Bus Station and Rovinj Central Bus Station in around 11h 18m.

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
160 kn - 550 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
160 kn - 220 kn
Base Standard
310 kn - 410 kn
Base Premium
380 kn - 550 kn
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
150 kn - 550 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
150 kn - 210 kn
Base Standard
300 kn - 400 kn
Base Premium
370 kn - 550 kn
Train from Venezia Mestre to Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85 kn - 350 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
85 kn - 120 kn
Base Standard
190 kn - 270 kn
Base Premium
250 kn - 350 kn
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kn - 410 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
160 kn - 220 kn
Smart Low Cost
140 kn - 200 kn
Smart Flex
290 kn - 410 kn
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140 kn - 400 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
150 kn - 220 kn
Smart Low Cost
140 kn - 200 kn
Smart Flex
290 kn - 400 kn
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 Venezia Mestre to Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55 kn - 110 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
100 kn - 110 kn
Train from Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr to Divaca
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35 kn - 75 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
65 kn - 75 kn
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 Venezia Mestre to Cervignano-Aquil.-Gr
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55 kn - 85 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
55 kn - 85 kn
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Divaca to Kanfanar
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40 kn - 100 kn
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
55 kn - 70 kn
Regional Train Ticket
40 kn - 55 kn
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
80 kn - 100 kn
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Florence to Trieste
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
450 kn - 650 kn
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Rovinj Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 150 kn
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Nomago
Economy
70 kn - 100 kn
Premium
90 kn - 130 kn
Family&friends
100 kn - 150 kn
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Trieste to Rovinj
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
Schedules at
brioni.hr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Rovinj bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 80 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Rovinj Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55 kn - 80 kn
Website
Crnja Tours
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Padova to Rovinj
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
310 kn - 3.200 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
310 kn - 340 kn
Private
1.700 kn - 3.200 kn
Ferry operators
ACTV S.p.a
Phone
+ 39 041 27 22 111
Email
protocollo@pec.actv.it
Website
actv.avmspa.it
Ferry from Ferrovia to P.le Roma "G"
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
57 kn
Website
ACTV S.p.a
Ferry from Ferrovia to San Marco-San Zaccaria
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
57 kn
Website
ACTV S.p.a
Venezia Lines
Phone
+385 52 422 896
Email
sales@venezialines.com
Website
venezialines.com
Ferry from Venice to Pula
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
440 kn - 550 kn
Website
Venezia Lines
Ferry from Venice to Rovinj
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
440 kn - 550 kn
Website
Venezia Lines

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Florence to Kanfanar bus services, operated by Nomago, arrive at Rovinj Central Bus Station.

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Florence to Kanfanar train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), arrive at Kanfanar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Kanfanar is 489 km. It takes approximately 4h 53m to drive from Florence to Kanfanar.

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There are 375+ hotels available in Kanfanar. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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