Duration 5h 35m
Distance 693 miles
Average price 210€
Possible routes 12 found

Folkestone to Florence

Rome2rio has found 12 ways to get from Folkestone to Florence by train, flight, bus, car and ferry. We recommend taking the train from Folkestone Central to Stratford International and then flying from London City to Florence, which is the fastest option and takes around 5h 35m.
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Train to London City, fly to Florence

  1. Folkestone Central
  2. London City
  3. Florence
Fastest
5h 35m
116€ - 356€
Alternative routes

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Florence

  1. Folkestone Central
  2. London St Pancras International LL
  3. London Gatwick
  4. Florence
6h 33m
122€ - 413€

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Pisa, train

  1. Folkestone Central
  2. London Heathrow
  3. Pisa Centrale
  4. Florence
7h 8m
106€ - 379€

Train, bus to London Stansted, fly to Pisa

  1. Folkestone Central
  2. London Stratford also for Westfield
  3. London Stansted
  4. Pisa Centrale
  5. Florence
7h 24m
68€ - 272€

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Pisa

  1. Folkestone Central
  2. London St Pancras International LL
  3. London Gatwick
  4. Pisa Centrale
  5. Florence
7h 35m
100€ - 373€

Train, bus to London Stansted, fly to Bologna

  1. Folkestone Central
  2. London Stratford also for Westfield
  3. London Stansted
  4. Bologna Centrale
  5. Florence
7h 31m
84€ - 371€

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Bologna

  1. Folkestone Central
  2. London St Pancras International LL
  3. London Gatwick
  4. Bologna Centrale
  5. Florence
7h 57m
116€ - 372€

Train

  1. Ashford International Eurostar
  2. Lyon Part Dieu
  3. Torino Porta Susa
  4. Florence
14h 1m
194€ - 552€

Bus

  1. Dover
  2. Calais
  3. Paris, Paris
  4. Florence
24h 27m
81€ - 733€

Night bus, bus, train

  1. Canterbury
  2. Paris, Gallieni
  3. Bologna Centrale
  4. Florence
29h 11m
Cheapest
90€ - 127€

Eurotunnel, drive

  1. Folkestone
  2. Calais-Fréthun
  3. Florence
13h 44m
338€ - 428€

Car ferry, drive

  1. Dover
  2. Calais
  3. Florence
15h 7m
203€ - 313€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Folkestone to Florence? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Folkestone to Florence is to night bus and bus and train which costs £75 - £120 and takes 29h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Folkestone to Florence is to train and fly which costs £100 - £320 and takes 5h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Folkestone to Florence. However, there are services departing from Folkestone Central and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Ashford International Eurostar, Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 1m.

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The distance between Folkestone and Florence is 693 miles.

The best way to get from Folkestone to Florence without a car is to train which takes 14h 1m and costs £170 - £490.

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It takes approximately 5h 35m to get from Folkestone to Florence, including transfers.

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Folkestone to Florence train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford International Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Folkestone to Florence is to train which takes 14h 1m and costs £170 - £490. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £70 - £650 and takes 24h 27m.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Florence is 1h ahead of Folkestone. It is currently 7:36 PM in Folkestone and 8:36 PM in Florence.

Folkestone to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Air Dolomiti, British Airways, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from London City Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 4144+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at 64€ per night.

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How to travel from Folkestone to Florence

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Folkestone to Florence right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Folkestone and Florence?

You can take a train from Folkestone to Florence via Ashford International, Ashford International Eurostar, Lyon Part Dieu, and Torino Porta Susa in around 14h 1m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Folkestone to Florence via Dover, Pencester Road, Dover, Calais, Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine, Paris, Paris, Florence, Florence, and Villa Costanza in around 24h 27m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 800€
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 500€
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 260€
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 480€
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280€ - 600€
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 650€
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 900€
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 550€
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 550€

Florence, Italy

The capital of Tuscany is best known for its culture, monuments and Renaissance art and architecture. Marvel at the Duomo, Florence’s main cathedral, stroll through top art museums like Galleria dell’Accademia and the Uffizi Gallery, wander around the Boboli Gardens and head to the Piazzale Michelangelo for some incredible city views. Fashionistas can also purchase exquisite leather clothing and accessories from the many boutiques. Take a quick trip south to the Chianti countryside to sample some of Italy’s best wines and feast on gourmet Tuscan cuisine.

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