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There are 10 ways to get from Florence to Korčula (Island) by train, bus, ferry, car ferry, car, plane or shuttle

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Recommended option

Train, bus, ferry  •  18h 26m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Re / ...
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Makarska
  4. Take the ferry from Makarska to Korčula

574 kn - 1.420 kn

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry, ferry  •  24h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Stari Grad 53
  3. Take the ferry from Stari Grad to Korčula

311 kn - 411 kn

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Train, car ferry, ferry  •  19h 2m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona Fa / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  4. Take the ferry from Split to Korčula

325 kn - 884 kn

Bus  •  21h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Zagreb N997
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Korcula Bus Station Zagreb Central Bus Station - Korcula Bus Station

469 kn - 613 kn

Train, car ferry, ferry via Rimini  •  23h 15m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Rimini Re
  2. Take the train from Rimini to Ancona Fr / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Stari Grad 53
  4. Take the ferry from Stari Grad to Korčula

355 kn - 804 kn

Drive, car ferry, line 634 car ferry  •  17h 46m

  1. Drive from Florence to Ancona
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Zadar 51 / ...
  3. Drive from Zadar to Orebic
  4. Take the line 634 car ferry from Orebic to Dominče 634

691 kn - 1.008 kn

Fly Florence to Dubrovnik, shuttle  •  10h 10m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Dubrovnik (DBV) FLR - DBV
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Dubrovnik Airport to Lumbarda

651 kn - 1.911 kn

Fly Florence to Split, Catamaran  •  9h 43m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Split (SPU) FLR - SPU
  2. Take the Catamaran from Split to Vela Luka

418 kn - 1.611 kn

Train to Rome, fly to Split, Catamaran  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Campo Marte to Fiumicino Aeroporto
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Split (SPU) FCO - SPU
  3. Take the Catamaran from Split to Vela Luka

722 kn - 3.565 kn

Train to Venice, fly to Split, Catamaran  •  10h 2m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Split (SPU) VCE - SPU
  3. Take the Catamaran from Split to Vela Luka

636 kn - 7.825 kn

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Korčula (Island) is to bus and car ferry and ferry which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 24h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Korčula (Island) is to train and fly and Catamaran which costs 95€ - 480€ and takes 9h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Korčula (Island) station. However, there are services departing from Florence, Florence and arriving at Korcula Bus Station via Zagreb Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 20m.

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The distance between Florence and Korčula (Island) is 468 km.

The best way to get from Florence to Korčula (Island) without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 18h 26m and costs 75€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 18h 26m to get from Florence to Korčula (Island), including transfers.

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Florence to Korčula (Island) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Florence, Florence station.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Florence to Korčula (Island) bus services, operated by Autotrans d.d., arrive at Korcula Bus Station.

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Iberia, Alitalia, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Korčula (Island).
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  • Distance: 467.6 km
  • Duration: 18h 26m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Korčula (Island), Croatia?

You can take a bus from Florence to Korčula via Zagreb and Zagreb Central Bus Station in around 21h 20m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 27m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kn - 2.200 kn
Flights from Florence to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
350 kn - 1.500 kn
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310 kn - 1.300 kn
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kn - 3.400 kn
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.800 kn
Flights from Florence to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 3.700 kn
Flights from Florence to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
800 kn - 3.100 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
440 kn - 1.800 kn
Flights from Florence to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kn - 2.000 kn
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.000 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Split via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kn - 3.000 kn
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Dubrovnik via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
500 kn - 2.500 kn
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Florence to Split via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
600 kn - 3.400 kn
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Florence to Split via London City
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.500 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.200 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.000 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
250 kn - 1.100 kn
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210 kn - 1.200 kn
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 Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100 kn - 400 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
100 kn - 150 kn
Base Standard
230 kn - 310 kn
Base Premium
280 kn - 400 kn
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80 kn - 340 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
80 kn - 110 kn
Base Standard
190 kn - 250 kn
Base Premium
240 kn - 340 kn
Train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
95 kn - 250 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
95 kn - 130 kn
Base Standard
150 kn - 200 kn
Base Premium
170 kn - 250 kn
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
80 kn - 340 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
80 kn - 120 kn
Base Standard
190 kn - 260 kn
Base Premium
240 kn - 340 kn
Train from Firenze Campo Marte to Fiumicino Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
170 kn - 600 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
170 kn - 240 kn
Base Standard
330 kn - 440 kn
Base Premium
400 kn - 600 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 Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 400 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
150 kn - 220 kn
Smart Low Cost
130 kn - 200 kn
Smart Flex
290 kn - 400 kn
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
90 kn - 270 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
110 kn - 160 kn
Smart Low Cost
90 kn - 130 kn
Smart Flex
190 kn - 270 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 Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75 kn - 150 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
130 kn - 150 kn
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 100 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
90 kn - 100 kn
Train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
100 kn - 200 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
170 kn - 200 kn
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Rimini
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
100 kn - 210 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
180 kn - 210 kn
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50 kn - 110 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
90 kn - 105 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 Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75 kn - 110 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
75 kn - 110 kn
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 75 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
50 kn - 75 kn
Train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
85 kn - 130 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
85 kn - 130 kn
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
50 kn - 80 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
50 kn - 80 kn
Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Trieste to Makarska
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
290 kn - 410 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.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 Florence, Florence to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
220 kn - 280 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Korcula Bus Station
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
240 kn - 340 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
100 kn - 140 kn
Website
Baltour
Korkyra INFO
Phone
+385 91 571 4355
Email
info@korkyra.info
Website
korkyra.info
Shuttle from Dubrovnik Airport to Lumbarda
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
260 kn - 300 kn
Schedules at
dubrovniktokorcula.com
Ferry operators
Kapetan Luka
Phone
021 / 645 476
Email
luka@krilo.hr
Website
krilo.hr
Ferry from Makarska to Korčula
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 95 kn
Website
Kapetan Luka
Normal
70 kn - 95 kn
Ferry from Split to Korčula
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
80 kn - 160 kn
Website
Kapetan Luka
Normal
110 kn - 160 kn
Ferry from Stari Grad to Korčula
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 110 kn
Website
Kapetan Luka
Normal
80 kn - 110 kn
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
100 kn - 130 kn
Car ferry from Ancona to Stari Grad
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
110 kn - 140 kn
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
110 kn - 140 kn
Car ferry from Ancona to Zadar
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
65 kn - 85 kn
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
65 kn - 85 kn
Car ferry from Orebic to Dominče
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14 kn - 18 kn
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
14 kn - 18 kn
Ferry from Split to Vela Luka
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40 kn - 50 kn
Website
Jadrolinija
Passenger Fare
40 kn - 50 kn

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There are 2730+ hotels available in Korčula (Island). Prices start at 750 kn 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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