There are 5 ways to get from Florence to Lucca by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car
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Bus • 1h 8m
2€ - 3€
4 alternative options
Train • 1h 19m
5€ - 12€
Rideshare • 1h 16m
Taxi • 51 min
170€ - 210€
Drive • 51 min
9€ - 14€
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Florence to Lucca is to bus which costs 2€ - 3€ and takes 1h 8m.
The quickest way to get from Florence to Lucca is to taxi which costs 170€ - 210€ and takes 51 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Via Delle Porte Nuove, 10 and arriving at Carducci 4. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 8m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze S.M.N. and arriving at Lucca. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 19m.
The distance between Florence and Lucca is 60 km. The road distance is 76.6 km.
The best way to get from Florence to Lucca without a car is to bus which takes 1h 8m and costs 2€ - 3€.
The bus from Via Delle Porte Nuove, 10 to Carducci 4 takes 1h 8m including transfers and departs hourly.
Florence to Lucca bus services, operated by VaiBus, depart from Via Delle Porte Nuove, 10 station.
Florence to Lucca train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Firenze S.M.N. station.
The best way to get from Florence to Lucca is to bus which takes 1h 8m and costs 2€ - 3€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 5€ - 12€ and takes 1h 19m.
What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Lucca, Italy?
VaiBus operates a bus from Via Delle Porte Nuove, 10 to Carducci 4 every 3 hours. Tickets cost 2€ - 3€ and the journey takes 1h 8m. C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Firenze S.M.N. to Lucca hourly. Tickets cost 5€ - 12€ and the journey takes 1h 19m.
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.
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Lucca
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 19m
- Estimated price
- 5€ - 12€
- 1st Class
- 10€ - 12€
Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Florence to Lucca
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 16m
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
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More Questions & Answers
Florence to Lucca bus services, operated by VaiBus, arrive at Carducci 4 station.
Florence to Lucca train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Lucca station.
Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Lucca is 77 km. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Florence to Lucca.
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