There are 7 ways to get from Florence to Sanremo by train, bus, car or plane

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 Trenitalia Intercity  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Sanremo Ic

$41 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Genoa, Genoa 510 / ...
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to San Remo Hotelzug

$23 - $45

5 alternative options

Train via Genova Piazza Principe  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Genova Piazza Principe Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Sanremo Reg / ...

$39 - $71

Bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to Ventimiglia Autoporto

$40 - $52

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Sanremo 235 miles

$55 - $85

Fly to Genoa, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Genoa (GOA) FLR - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Sestri Ponente to Sanremo

$60 - $323

Fly to Nice, bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Nice (NCE) FLR - NCE
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Sanremo

$79 - $298

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

You can take a train from Florence to Sanremo via Pisa C.Le and Pisa Centrale in around 6 h 10 min. Alternatively, Eurolines IT operates a bus from Florence to Sanremo 3 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Florence to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $340
Flights from Florence to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Florence to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Florence to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Florence to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to San Remo
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $21
Train from Genova Sestri Ponente to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice, Nice Aéroport Terminal 2 to Sanremo
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Florence and Sanremo is 278 km. The road distance is 376 km.

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Sanremo is to bus and train which costs 19€ - 40€ and takes 7 h.

The quickest way to get from Florence to Sanremo is to drive which takes 3 h 50 min and costs 45€ - 70€.

No, there is no direct train from Florence to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from Firenze Smn and arriving at Sanremo via Pisa Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Sanremo. However, there are services departing from Firenze Autostazione and arriving at Sanremo via Roverino and Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Florence to Sanremo, including transfers.