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

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Train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Brig Eurocity / ...

$91 - $135

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Bus, train  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano Baltour
  2. Take the train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Brig Eurocity / ...

$72 - $115

5 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the night bus from Florence, Florence to Genoa, Genoa N523
  2. Take the bus from Genova - Stazione Marittima to Visp

$85 - $127

Drive  •  6 h

  1. Drive from Florence to Sierre 343.6 miles

$80 - $120

Fly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Geneva (GVA) FLR - GVA
  2. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Sierre/Siders

$96 - $342

Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) FLR - MXP
  2. Take the train from Gallarate to Brig

$179 - $411

Fly to Zurich, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zurich (ZRH) FLR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp

$162 - $511

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Sierre is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 6 h.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Sierre is to train which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 5 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Sierre. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Sierre/Siders via Milano Centrale and Brig. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Florence and Sierre is 404 km. The road distance is 549.7 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Sierre without a car is to train which takes 5 h 10 min and costs 75€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Florence to Sierre, including transfers.

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Florence to Sierre train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Florence to Sierre train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Brig station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Sierre is 550 km. It takes approximately 6 h to drive from Florence to Sierre.

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  • Distance: 252.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Sierre, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Florence to Sierre via Milano Centrale and Brig in around 5 h 10 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Florence to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Florence to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $270
Flights from Florence to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Florence to Milan Malpensa via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

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.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$43 - $46
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$43 - $46
First
$66
Train from Rho-Fiera Milano to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Gallarate to Brig
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$36 - $38
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$36 - $38
First
$59
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Sierre/Siders
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Visp
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Firenze to Milan Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Florence, Florence to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Domo Reisen
Phone
0041 44 828 60 40
Email
info@domo-reisen.ch
Website
domo-reisen.ch
Bus from Genova - Stazione Marittima to Visp
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
domo-reisen.ch

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Swiss offers flights from Florence Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1474+ hotels available in Sierre. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to bus which takes 8 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

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