There are 6 ways to get from Florence to Vatican City by train, rideshare, 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  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Roma Tiburtina Fr / ...

$28 - $49

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Florence to Rome 176.6 miles

$17

4 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Vatican City 173.8 miles

$40 - $65

Fly from Florence  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Rome (FCO) FLR - FCO

$74 - $265

Train to Bologna, fly  •  3 h 31 min

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

$66 - $298

Train to Pisa, fly  •  3 h 37 min

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

$104 - $356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Vatican City is to rideshare which costs 15€ and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Vatican City is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs 24€ - 45€.

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The distance between Florence and Vatican City is 231 km. The road distance is 278 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 32 min to get from Florence to Vatican City, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Vatican City, Vatican?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Florence to Vatican City every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min. ItaloTreno also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Alitalia flies from Florence to Vatican City 4 times a day.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Bologna to Rome
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Pisa to Rome
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Bologna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
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
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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
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
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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