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There are 4 ways to get from Florence to Pienza by bus, train 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

Bus, line 112 bus  •  3h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to Buonconvento B23
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Buonconvento to Pienza N.Insediamento 112

€12 - €14

Cheapest option

Train, line 112 bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Buonconvento Re
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Buonconvento to Pienza N.Insediamento 112

€12 - €21

2 alternative options

Train, line 112 bus via Siena  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Siena Re
  2. Take the line 112 bus from Autostazione [5] to Buonconvento 112 / ...
  3. Take the line 112 bus from Buonconvento to Pienza 112

€13 - €22

Drive  •  1h 20m

  1. Drive from Florence to Pienza 118.1 km

€14 - €22

Florence to Pienza by bus

The bus journey time between Florence and Pienza is around 14h 29m and covers a distance of around 123 km. The fastest bus normally takes 14h 29m. Operated by Tiemme Spa, the Florence to Pienza bus service departs from Firenze Autostazione and arrives in Pienza N.Insediamento. Typically only one bus runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
14h 29m
Fastest bus time:
14h 29m
Bus distance:
123 km
Buses per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€12
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
17:00
Last bus departs at:
17:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Florence to Pienza bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Florence → Pienza
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  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Pienza is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Pienza is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Pienza is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Pienza is to bus and line 112 bus which costs €11 - €15 and takes 3h 11m.

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The fastest way to get from Florence to Pienza is to drive. Taking this option will cost €14 - €22 and takes 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Pienza. However, there are services departing from Firenze Autostazione and arriving at Pienza N.Insediamento via Buonconvento. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 11m.

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The distance between Florence and Pienza is 86 km. The road distance is 118.1 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Pienza without a car is to bus and line 112 bus which takes 3h 11m and costs €11 - €15.

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It takes approximately 3h 11m to get from Florence to Pienza, including transfers.

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Florence to Pienza bus services, operated by Tiemme Spa, depart from Firenze Autostazione station.

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Florence to Pienza bus services, operated by Tiemme Spa, arrive at Pienza N.Insediamento station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Pienza is 118 km. It takes approximately 1h 20m to drive from Florence to Pienza.

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  • Distance: 85.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 11m

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

You can take a bus from Florence to Pienza via Buonconvento in around 3h 11m.

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.M.N. to Buonconvento
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€8 - €18
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€15 - €18
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Siena
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Bus operators
Tiemme Spa
Phone
+39.0565.260111
Email
segreteria@tiemmespa.it
Website
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Firenze Autostazione to Buonconvento
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Tiemme Spa
Bus from Buonconvento to Pienza N.Insediamento
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
Tiemme Spa
Bus from Autostazione [5] to Buonconvento
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Tiemme Spa
Bus from Buonconvento to Pienza
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
Tiemme Spa

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