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There are 9 ways to get from Florence to Paris by plane, bus, train, night train or car

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Fly Florence to Paris CDG  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Paris CDG (CDG) FLR - CDG

72€ - 362€

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Fly Florence to Paris Orly  •  4h 37m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Paris Orly (ORY) FLR - ORY

42€ - 444€

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Bus to Pisa, fly to Paris Orly  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Paris Orly (ORY) PSA - ORY

Train to Bologna, fly to Paris CDG  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Paris CDG (CDG) BLQ - CDG

87€ - 430€

Train  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa 9940 / ...
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv

127€ - 225€

Bus  •  18h

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine N521

59€ - 75€

Train, bus  •  19h

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Paris, Gallieni 410

57€ - 114€

Train, night train  •  13h 22m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the night train from Milano Centrale to Paris Gare De Lyon En

59€ - 138€

Drive  •  11h 14m

  1. Drive from Florence to Paris Gallieni 1157.9 km

150€ - 230€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Paris is to bus which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 18h.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Paris is to fly which costs 40€ - 450€ and takes 4h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Paris. However, there are services departing from Florence, Florence and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine via Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Paris. However, there are services departing from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arriving at Paris Gare De Lyon via Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 13m.

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The distance between Florence and Paris is 885 km. The road distance is 1157.9 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Paris without a car is to train which takes 9h 13m and costs 120€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Florence to Paris, including transfers.

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Florence to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Florence, Florence station.

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Florence to Paris train services, operated by ItaloTreno, depart from Firenze Santa Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Paris is to fly which takes 4h 52m and costs 70€ - 370€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 230€ and takes 9h 13m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 18h.

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  • Distance: 885.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Paris, France?

Air France, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Florence to Paris hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Paris Bercy via Torino Porta Susa and Torino Porta Susa in around 9h 13m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 900€
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 950€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 470€
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 200€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pisa to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
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 Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 80€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
24€ - 35€
Base Standard
45€ - 65€
Base Premium
55€ - 80€
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 Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 20€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 75€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
28€ - 40€
Smart Low Cost
26€ - 40€
Smart Flex
55€ - 75€
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 60€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
23€ - 35€
Smart Low Cost
20€ - 29€
Smart Flex
40€ - 60€
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.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
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 Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Milano Centrale to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
10h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Thello
Bus operators
People Mover
Website
pisa-airport.com
Bus from Piazza Stazione to Pisa Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
pisa-airport.com
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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bologna to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Florence to Paris bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine station.

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Florence to Paris train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Paris Gare De Lyon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Paris is 1158 km. It takes approximately 11h 14m to drive from Florence to Paris.

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Alitalia, Swiss, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Florence Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 6572+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 87€ 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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