There are 9 ways to get from Florence to Split by train, car ferry, 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, car ferry via Bologna C.Le  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona Fb / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split

$84 - $127

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord Baltour
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53

$40 - $54

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Train Trenitalia, car ferry  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Ancona (Fi) Prato - Bologna / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split

$70 - $113

Bus  •  16 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Split N535

$51 - $87

Train  •  17 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Zagreb to Split

$95 - $181

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Ancona
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split

$94 - $136

Train to Rome, fly to Split  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Tiburtina
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Split (SPU) FCO - SPU

$87 - $358

Train to Venice, fly to Split  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Split (SPU) VCE - SPU

$91 - $504

Fly Florence to Zadar, bus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zadar (ZAD) FLR - ZAD
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Split

$193 - $675

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Split is to bus and car ferry which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 16 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Split is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 440€ and takes 6 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Split. However, there are services departing from San Giusto 02 and arriving at Split via Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Split. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Split via Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 56 min.

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The distance between Florence and Split is 419 km.

The best way to get from Florence to Split without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 13 h 30 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 13 h 30 min to get from Florence to Split, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Florence to Split is to bus which takes 16 h 16 min and costs 40€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 80€ - 160€ and takes 17 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Split.
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  • Distance: 261.8 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 30 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Split, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Florence to Split once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 15 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Split via Venezia Mestre, Villach Hbf, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., and Zagreb in around 17 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Florence to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Florence to Zadar via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Florence to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Florence to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Florence to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
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 Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Roma Tiburtina Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
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
Bus from Florence, Florence to Split
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza to ANCONA - Via Grancetta 16 Vicino Casello A14-Ancona Nord
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$47
Vehicle
$70
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Ancona to Split
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $28
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$21 - $28

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Florence to Split bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Split station.

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Florence to Split train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Split station.

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