There are 5 ways to get from Florence to Padua by train, bus, night train, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Padova Fr / ...

$25 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Padua, Padova 536 / ...

$12 - $21

3 alternative options

Night train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the night train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Padova En / ...

$16 - $35

Rideshare  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Florence to Padua 137.1 miles

$15

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Padua 135 miles

$30 - $50

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Florence to Padua hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Florence to Padua 5 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
ItaloTreno
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Padova
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$29 - $34
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Firenze S.M.N. to Padova
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence to Padua, Padova
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from FIRENZE-Autostazione Sita to PADOVA-Autost.V. Della Pace
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Tour Bus
Website
tourbus.cz
Bus from Firenze to Padova
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
tourbus.cz
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Florence to Padua
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Florence and Padua is 188 km. The road distance is 216 km.

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Padua is to rideshare which costs 13€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Florence to Padua is to train which takes 1 h 37 min and costs 21€ - 40€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Padova. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Florence and arriving at Padua, Padova. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

The train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Padova takes 1 h 37 min including transfers and departs hourly.