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There are 14 ways to get from Florence to Penrith by plane, train, bus, night bus, car, car train or car ferry

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Fly Florence to Edinburgh, train  •  8h 16m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Edinburgh (EDI) FLR - EDI
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes

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Bus  •  37h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Manchester
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Penrith

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Train to Bologna, fly to Manchester, train  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Manchester (MAN) BLQ - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes

Train to Pisa, fly to Manchester, train  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Manchester (MAN) PSA - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes

Fly Florence to Newcastle, train  •  11h 19m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Newcastle (NCL) FLR - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

Fly Florence to Leeds Bradford, train  •  11h 29m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) FLR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Bradford Interchange to Preston
  3. Take the train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes

Fly Florence to London City, train  •  9h 1m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to London City (LCY) FLR - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

Fly Florence to Durham, train  •  12h 38m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Durham (MME) FLR - MME
  2. Take the train from Darlington to Newcastle
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Carlisle

Train, bus  •  28h 30m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. Fr
  2. Take the bus from Oulx to Paris
  3. Take the bus from Paris to London Stratford, Montifichet Road, Stop U
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

Train, night bus, bus  •  28h 26m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Torino - Porta Susa
  2. Take the night bus from Turin to Paris
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station 700
  4. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

Bus, train  •  32h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station 700
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes

Bus via Frankfurt am Main  •  44h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Frankfurt N77
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penrith

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  19h 38m

  1. Drive from Florence to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Penrith

Drive, car ferry  •  21h 16m

  1. Drive from Florence to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Penrith

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Penrith is to bus which costs €75 - €150 and takes 37h 34m.

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The fastest way to get from Florence to Penrith is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost €90 - €350 and takes 8h 2m.

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The distance between Florence and Penrith is 984 miles.

The best way to get from Florence to Penrith without a car is to train and bus which takes 28h 30m and costs €210 - €650.

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It takes approximately 8h 16m to get from Florence to Penrith, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Edinburgh Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 55m.

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Penrith is 1h behind Florence. It is currently 12:21 PM in Florence and 11:21 AM in Penrith.

Brussels Airlines, KLM, Air France and British Airways offer flights from Florence Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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There are 108+ hotels available in Penrith. Prices start at £75 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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Map of how to get from Florence to Penrith.
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  • Distance: 984.5 miles
  • Duration: 8h 16m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Penrith, England?

You can take a bus from Florence to Penrith via Villa Costanza, Florence, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Paris, Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Chinatown, and Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St in around 37h 34m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £900
Flights from Bologna to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £700
Flights from Florence to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£200 - £700
Flights from Florence to Leeds Bradford via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£250 - £650
Flights from Florence to Leeds Bradford via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£290 - £800
Flights from Florence to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£120 - £700
Flights from Florence to Durham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £370
Flights from Florence to Durham via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£110 - £400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Florence to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£150 - £800
Flights from Florence to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£150 - £800
Flights from Bologna to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£110 - £750
Flights from Pisa to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£230 - £750
Flights from Florence to Leeds Bradford via Edinburgh, Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £700
Flights from Florence to London City
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £360
Flights from Bologna to Manchester via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £360
Flights from Bologna to Manchester via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £360
Flights from Bologna to Manchester via Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £360
Flights from Pisa to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £330
Flights from Pisa to Manchester via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £330
Flights from Pisa to Manchester via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Edinburgh via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£140 - £1,200
Flights from Bologna to Manchester via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£100 - £700
Flights from Florence to Newcastle via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£250 - £850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £600
Flights from Florence to Newcastle via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£310 - £950
Flights from Florence to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£200 - £800
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Manchester via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£120 - £550
Flights from Florence to Newcastle via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
£65 - £300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Pisa to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£90 - £430
Flights from Pisa to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£90 - £430
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Pisa to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£80 - £400
Flights from Florence to Leeds Bradford via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£110 - £440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Florence to Edinburgh via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£220 - £1,000
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£130 - £550
Train operators
TransPennine Express Service
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£16 - £23
Off-Peak Day Single
£28 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £60
Train from Manchester Airport to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£15 - £22
Off-Peak Day Single
£27 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£12 - £17
Off-Peak Day Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
TransPennine Express Service
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £24
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £160
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from Preston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£27 - £95
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£27 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from London Euston to Penrith North Lakes
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£100 - £360
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £140
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£270 - £360
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
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£9 - £40
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
£9 - £13
Base Standard
£21 - £28
Base Premium
£27 - £40
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S.
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £95
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
£30 - £45
Base Standard
£55 - £75
Base Premium
£65 - £95
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
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £35
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
£12 - £17
Smart Low Cost
£10 - £15
Smart Flex
£22 - £35
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Torino - Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£22 - £65
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
£24 - £35
Smart Low Cost
£22 - £35
Smart Flex
£45 - £65
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 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
£6 - £9
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 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£5 - £12
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
£10 - £12
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £10
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
£9 - £10
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Northern Rail
Phone
+44 800 200 6060
Email
enquiries@northernrailway.co.uk
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £40
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£23 - £29
Anytime Day 1st Class
£28 - £40
Train from Bradford Interchange to Preston
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£20 - £35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£20 - £25
Anytime Day 1st Class
£24 - £35
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£14 - £24
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Anytime Day
£14 - £18
Anytime Day 1st Class
£17 - £24
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£8 - £95
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £95
Train from Darlington to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £70
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£45 - £70
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oulx to Paris
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£27 - £35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to London Stratford, Montifichet Road, Stop U
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£21 - £26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Turin to Paris
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£21 - £26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence to Paris
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£45 - £60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Manchester
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£40 - £50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£13 - £17
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Florence to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
16h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£26 - £35
Website
Blablabus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Penrith
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Penrith
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£80 - £140
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
£84
Standard Car - Premium
£134

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