There are 8 ways to get from Friedrichshafen to Florence by train, bus, ferry, 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.

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Train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Schaffhausen Ire / ...
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB 4 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$123 - $195

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Friedrichshafen to Zurich 006 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Florence, Florence N524 / ...

$45 - $76

6 alternative options

Ferry, bus  •  12 h 43 min

  1. Take the ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai 167-Y
  2. Take the bus from St. Gallen St. Fiden, Bahnhof to Firenze Nord

$65 - $103

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Friedrichshafen to Florence 409.8 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Friedrichshafen to Florence  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Friedrichshafen (FDH) to Florence (FLR) FDH - FLR

$131 - $821

Ferry, train to Zurich, fly to Florence  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai
  2. Take the train from Romanshorn to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR

$115 - $426

Fly Friedrichshafen to Bologna, train  •  6 h 54 min

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

$333 - $617

Train, train to Munich, fly to Florence  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Ulm Hbf
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to München Hbf
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Florence (FLR) MUC - FLR

$137 - $365

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Friedrichshafen to Florence is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 11 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Friedrichshafen to Florence is to ferry and train and fly which costs 95€ - 370€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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The distance between Friedrichshafen and Florence is 453 km. The road distance is 655.6 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 39 min to get from Friedrichshafen to Florence, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Friedrichshafen to Florence. However, there are services departing from Friedrichshafen and arriving at Florence, Florence via Zurich. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Friedrichshafen to Florence. However, there are services departing from Friedrichshafen Stadt and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Schaffhausen, Zuerich Hb and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 39 min.

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

You can take a train from Friedrichshafen to Florence via Schaffhausen, Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, and Milano Centrale in around 8 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Friedrichshafen to Florence via Zurich in around 11 h 50 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Florence via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $600
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Bologna via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Munich to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Munich to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Friedrichshafen to Bologna via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Romanshorn to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Friedrichshafen to Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from St. Gallen St. Fiden, Bahnhof to Firenze Nord
Ave. Duration
9 h 9 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
bsb.de

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