There are 11 ways to get from Florence to Wuppertal by plane, train, car, car train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Florence to Dusseldorf  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FLR - DUS

69€ - 340€

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Bus  •  20h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Düsseldorf N537

61€ - 79€

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Fly Florence to Cologne Bonn, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) FLR - CGN
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf

99€ - 718€

Train to Pisa, fly to Cologne Bonn, train  •  5h 38m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) PSA - CGN
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf

94€ - 239€

Train to Bologna, fly to Cologne Bonn, train  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) BLQ - CGN
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf

73€ - 317€

Train to Bologna, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6h 8m

  1. Take the train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BLQ - DUS

68€ - 249€

Fly Florence to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 7m

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Frankfurt (FRA) FLR - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  3. Take the train from Köln Bf Deutz / Messe Lanxess Arena to Wuppertal Hbf

121€ - 394€

Train  •  12h 34m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel Bad Bf Ec
  3. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Wuppertal Hbf Ice

177€ - 388€

Train via Zürich  •  13h 57m

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.M.N. to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Koeln Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf Ice / ...

242€ - 548€

Drive, car train  •  16h 38m

  1. Drive from Florence to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf Uex 1384

89€ - 181€

Drive  •  11h 4m

  1. Drive from Florence to Wuppertal 1177.2 km

150€ - 230€

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The cheapest way to get from Florence to Wuppertal is to bus which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 20h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Wuppertal is to fly which costs 65€ - 340€ and takes 5h 26m.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Wuppertal. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.M.N. and arriving at Wuppertal Hbf via Milano Centrale and Basel Bad Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 34m.

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The distance between Florence and Wuppertal is 887 km. The road distance is 1177.2 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Wuppertal without a car is to train which takes 12h 34m and costs 170€ - 390€.

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It takes approximately 5h 26m to get from Florence to Wuppertal, including transfers.

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Florence to Wuppertal train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze S.M.N. station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Wuppertal is to fly which takes 5h 26m and costs 65€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 170€ - 390€ and takes 12h 34m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 20h 17m.

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The quickest flight from Florence Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 25m.

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Florence to Wuppertal train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Wuppertal Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Wuppertal.
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  • Distance: 887.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 26m

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Wuppertal, Germany?

Eurowings, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Florence to Wuppertal hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Wuppertal via Milano Centrale and Basel Bad Bf in around 12h 34m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 850€
Flights from Florence to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 250€
Flights from Florence to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 290€
Flights from Pisa to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 350€
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 900€
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 800€
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 380€
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 230€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 460€
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 460€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 1000€
Flights from Florence to Cologne Bonn via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 800€
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 900€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Florence to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Flights from Pisa to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 390€
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 750€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bologna to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 280€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 220€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
260€ - 1100€
Flights from Florence to Cologne Bonn via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
260€ - 900€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Cologne Bonn via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
230€ - 2000€
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 460€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Bologna to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 430€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln Dom / Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Köln Bf Deutz / Messe Lanxess Arena to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
National Express Rail
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 S.M.N. to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Italo Treno
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Italo Treno
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.M.N. to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 80€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
24€ - 35€
Base Standard
45€ - 65€
Base Premium
55€ - 80€
Trenitalia Intercity

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.M.N. to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
12€ - 15€
Base 2nd Class
30€ - 40€
Base 1st Class
44€ - 49€
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 Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75€ - 180€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
75€ - 110€
1st Class
130€ - 180€
Train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 140€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
60€ - 80€
1st Class
100€ - 140€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
160€ - 280€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 130€
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence, Florence to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Wuppertal is 1177 km. It takes approximately 11h 4m to drive from Florence to Wuppertal.

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Eurowings, Austrian Airlines, Air Dolomiti and four other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 658+ hotels available in Wuppertal. Prices start at 49€ per night.

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The best way to get from Florence to Florence Airport is to tram which takes 18 min and costs 2€.

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