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There are 5 ways to get from Florence to San Marcello by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Ancona Fb / ...
  3. Take the bus from Ancona to San Marcello M

27€ - 103€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord Baltour

20€ - 26€

3 alternative options

Train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Rimini Re
  2. Take the train from Rimini to Ancona Fb / ...

22€ - 74€

Bus via Bologna  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Bologna, Bologna N544 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Ancona 421 / ...

24€ - 43€

Drive  •  2h 59m

  1. Drive from Florence to San Marcello 301.6 km

35€ - 60€

Florence → San Marcello
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in San Marcello is 1500.

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to San Marcello is to bus which costs 20€ - 26€ and takes 8h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to San Marcello is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 2h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to San Marcello. However, there are services departing from Florence, Florence and arriving at San Marcello via Bologna, Bologna and Ancona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 2m.

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The distance between Florence and San Marcello is 159 km. The road distance is 301.6 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to San Marcello without a car is to train and bus which takes 4h 42m and costs 27€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Florence to San Marcello, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Florence to San Marcello is to train which takes 7h 35m and costs 21€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus via Bologna, which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 8h 2m.

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Florence to San Marcello bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ancona station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to San Marcello is 302 km. It takes approximately 2h 59m to drive from Florence to San Marcello.

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Map of how to get from Florence to San Marcello.
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  • Distance: 159.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and San Marcello, Marche, Italy?

You can take a train from Florence to San Marcello via Rimini, Ancona, Ancona, and Chiaravalle in around 7h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Florence to San Marcello via Bologna, Bologna and Ancona in around 8h 2m.

Train operators
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
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 20€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
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 Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
18€ - 25€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
40€ - 65€
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 15€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
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 Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
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 Bologna Centrale to Ancona
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
25€ - 28€
Train from Firenze S.M.N. to Rimini
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
13€ - 28€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
25€ - 28€
Train from Rimini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
12€ - 14€
Bus operators
ATMA Ancona
Phone
071 2837 468
Email
info@atmaancona.it
Website
atmaancona.it
Bus from Ancona to San Marcello
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
2€
Website
ATMA Ancona
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 Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Consorzio Autolinee S.r.l.
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
Baltour

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