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There are 10 ways to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$92 - $220

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Bus  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Zurich 107 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Florence, Florence N524 / ...

$39 - $74

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Train via Basel SBB  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$134 - $244

Bus Autolinee Gambioli  •  13h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Zurich 107 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zürich to Firenze Nord Area Servizio Bisenzio Est

$50 - $81

Drive  •  7h 12m

  1. Drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence 448.6 miles

$100 - $160

Bus to Basel, fly to Florence  •  6h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Florence (FLR) BSL - FLR

$105 - $440

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Florence  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR

$136 - $472

Bus to Basel, fly to Pisa, train  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Pisa (PSA) BSL - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$55 - $371

Bus to Basel, fly to Bologna, train  •  7h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Bologna (BLQ) BSL - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$116 - $422

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Bologna, train  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bologna (BLQ) FRA - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$153 - $445

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The cheapest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 13h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence is to train and fly which costs 110€ - 420€ and takes 5h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence. However, there are services departing from Freiburg and arriving at Florence, Florence via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence. However, there are services departing from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 19m.

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The distance between Freiburg im Breisgau and Florence is 537 km. The road distance is 717.7 km.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence without a car is to train which takes 7h 19m and costs 75€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 7h 19m to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence, including transfers.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Freiburg station.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence is to train which takes 7h 19m and costs 75€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 11h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence.
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  • Distance: 335.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 19m

What companies run services between Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence via Milano Centrale in around 7h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence via Zurich in around 11h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Basel to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $380
Flights from Basel to Florence via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Basel to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Basel to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $350
Flights from Frankfurt to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Basel to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Basel to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Basel to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Cagliari
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$40 - $250
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Basel to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Bologna via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
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 Freiburg to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Freiburg to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Freiburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Zürich to Firenze Nord Area Servizio Bisenzio Est
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it

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There is no direct flight from Basel Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence, Florence station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence is 718 km. It takes approximately 7h 12m to drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence.

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TAP Portugal, Air Dolomiti, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Basel Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Freiburg im Breisgau to Florence bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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