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There are 5 ways to get from Florence to Lucca by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Piazza Stazione to Viale Regina Margherita Fs Fi-Lu / ...

$5 - $7

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Train  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Lucca Reg / ...

$6 - $14

Rideshare  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the rideshare from Florence to Lucca 47.6 miles

$6

Taxi  •  51m

  1. Take a taxi from Florence to Lucca 47.9 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  51m

  1. Drive from Florence to Lucca 47.9 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Lucca is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Lucca is to taxi which costs 170€ - 210€ and takes 51m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Piazza Stazione and arriving at Viale Regina Margherita Fs. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 12m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Lucca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 45m.

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The distance between Florence and Lucca is 60 km. The road distance is 76.6 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Lucca without a car is to bus which takes 1h 12m and costs 4€ - 6€.

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The bus from Piazza Stazione to Viale Regina Margherita Fs takes 1h 12m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Florence to Lucca bus services, operated by VaiBus, depart from Piazza Stazione station.

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Florence to Lucca train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Lucca is to bus which takes 1h 12m and costs 4€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 5€ - 12€ and takes 1h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Lucca.
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1h 12m

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

VaiBus operates a bus from Florence to Lucca every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1h 12m. Trenitalia also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Florence to Lucca hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $14 and the journey takes 1h 45m.

Train operators
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 S.Maria Novella to Lucca
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
lucca.cttnord.it
Bus from Piazza Stazione to Viale Regina Margherita Fs
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
VaiBus
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
Bus from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Lucca
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Florence to Lucca
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Florence to Lucca
Ave. Duration
51m
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Taxi4390
Phone
+39 055 4390
Website
4390.it
So.Co.Ta.
Phone
+39 055 4242
Website
4242.it
Noleggio Mercedes Classe S
Phone
+39 338 777 5004
Website
noleggioautogab.it

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Florence to Lucca bus services, operated by VaiBus, arrive at Viale Regina Margherita Fs station.

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Florence to Lucca train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Lucca station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Lucca is 77 km. It takes approximately 51m to drive from Florence to Lucca.

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There are 3666+ hotels available in Lucca. Prices start at $54 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Florence and Lucca. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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