There are 10 ways to get from Florence to Spain by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus or car

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Fly Florence to Barcelona  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Barcelona (BCN) FLR - BCN

$67 - $270

Cheapest option

Train to Pisa, fly to Valencia  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Valencia (VLC) PSA - VLC

$42 - $267

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Fly Florence to Madrid  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Madrid (MAD) FLR - MAD

$79 - $327

Train to Pisa, fly to Barcelona  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Barcelona (BCN) PSA - BCN

$52 - $291

Train to Bologna, fly to Barcelona  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Barcelona (BCN) BLQ - BCN

$44 - $263

Train to Bologna, fly to Valencia  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Valencia (VLC) BLQ - VLC

$59 - $459

Train  •  17 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$274 - $377

Bus and ferry Autolinee Gambioli, bus  •  27 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Valencia
  2. Take the bus from Valencia to Madrid Auto Res

$150 - $221

Bus and ferry, bus Eurolines IT  •  28 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Firenze to Genova
  2. Take the bus from Genova Piazza della Vittoria to Madrid Méndez Alvaro-Áncora

$156 - $211

Drive  •  16 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Madrid 1050 miles

$250 - $370

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Florence station to Spain. However, there are services departing from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station and arriving at Callao via Ferran el Catòlic, Valencia and Méndez Álvaro - Estación Sur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 48 min.

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The distance between Florence and Spain is 1328 km. The road distance is 1680.1 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Spain without a car is to train which takes 17 h 37 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Florence to Spain, including transfers.

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Florence to Spain bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Spain is to fly which takes 4 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 17 h 37 min.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Florence to Spain bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Madrid station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Spain is 1680 km. It takes approximately 16 h 8 min to drive from Florence to Spain.

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Swiss, Vueling Airlines and Alitalia offer flights from Florence Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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  • Distance: 830 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and Swiss fly from Florence to Barcelona every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Madrid via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu, Barcelona Sants, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 17 h 37 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Florence to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Florence to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Pisa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Florence to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Florence to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Pisa to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Flights from Bologna to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $750
Flights from Pisa to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Florence to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Pisa to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Florence to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Florence to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
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 Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
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 Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$90 - $120
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus and ferry from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Valencia
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Firenze to Genova
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it

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