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There are 6 ways to get from Kos to Florence by plane, ferry, bus, train or car ferry

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Fly  •  9h 5m

  1. Fly from Kos (KGS) to Florence (FLR) KGS - FLR

5 alternative options

Ferry, bus, train via Durrës  •  34h 40m

  1. Take the ferry from Kos to Piraeus Bsf
  2. Take the bus from Athens to Durrës
  3. Take the Bus from Durrës to Rimini
  4. Take the train from Rimini to Bologna Centrale Fr / ...
  5. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N. Fr / ...

Ferry, bus  •  38h 42m

  1. Take the ferry from Kos to Bodrum
  2. Take the bus from Bodrum bus station to İstanbul Esenler bus station
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Pogradec
  4. Take the bus from Pogradec to Elbasan
  5. Take the Bus from Elbasan to Firenze

Car ferry, ferry, bus, train  •  40h 20m

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Fournoi
  2. Take the ferry from Fourni to Thessaloniki Bsf
  3. Take the bus from Thessaloníki to Rrogozhinë
  4. Take the Bus from Rrogozhinë to Rome - Tiburtina
  5. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.M.N. Fr

Car ferry, ferry, bus  •  2 days 3h

  1. Take the car ferry from Kos to Fournoi
  2. Take the ferry from Fourni to Kavala Bsf
  3. Take the bus from Kavala Central Bus Station to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Firenze Autostazione

Ferry, Bus, train  •  2 days 8h

  1. Take the ferry from Kos to Vathy Samou Bsf
  2. Take the ferry from Vathy Samou to Kavala Bsf
  3. Take the Bus from Kavala to Bologna
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N. Fr / ...

Kos (KGS) to Florence (FLR) flights

13 Weekly Planes
7h 33m Average Duration
€88 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Kos to Florence is to fly which costs €90 - €290 and takes 9h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Kos to Florence is to fly which takes 9h 5m and costs €90 - €290.

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The distance between Kos and Florence is 1557 km.

The best way to get from Kos to Florence without a car is to ferry and bus and train via Durrës which takes 34h 40m and costs .

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It takes approximately 9h 5m to get from Kos to Florence, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kos Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h and has one stopover.

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Florence is 1h behind Kos. It is currently 9:14 PM in Kos and 8:14 PM in Florence.

Airbus France, FlexFlight ApS, Sky Express and five other airlines offer flights from Kos Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 6110+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at €35 per night.

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The best way to get from Kos to Kos Airport is to bus which takes 1h and costs €3 - €4.

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Map of how to get from Kos to Florence.
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  • Distance: 1556.6 km
  • Duration: 9h 5m

What companies run services between Kos, Greece and Florence, Italy?

Luxair, Aegean Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Kos to Florence twice daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Kos to Florence via Athens
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Kos to Florence via Geneva, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Flights from Kos to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€260 - €370
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Kos to Florence via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€280 - €440
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Kos to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rimini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €50
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€12 - €17
Base Standard
€27 - €40
Base Premium
€30 - €50
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €15
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€5 - €8
Base Standard
€8 - €12
Base Premium
€10 - €15
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €75
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€21 - €29
Base Standard
€40 - €55
Base Premium
€50 - €75
Trenitalia Intercity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rimini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€8 - €12
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/
2nd Class
€5 - €7
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rimini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €16
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€14 - €16
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €12
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€10 - €12
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €35
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
1st Class
€31 - €34
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 06 8937 1892
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale to Stazione Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
https://www.italotreno.it/en
Smart Economy
€4 - €6
Smart Low Cost
€5 - €7
Smart Flex
€7 - €10
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Stazione Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €60
Website
https://www.italotreno.it/en
Smart Economy
€21 - €29
Smart Low Cost
€18 - €23
Smart Flex
€40 - €60
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Stazione Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€0 - €9
Website
https://www.nightjet.com/en/#/home
Sleeper Carriage
€0 - €3
Seating Carriage
€1 - €9
Couchette Carriage
€5 - €7
Bus operators
Alvavel
Phone
+355 67 604 2191
Bus from Athens to Durrës
Ave. Duration
11h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autobus.al
Bus from Pogradec to Elbasan
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
autobus.al
Bus from Thessaloníki to Rrogozhinë
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
autobus.al
M&B Travel
Phone
+355697278670
Email
mb.travel@hotmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Durrës to Rimini
Ave. Duration
6h 4m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€73
Schedules at
autobus.al
Pistoia viaggi
Phone
3293958604
Email
info@pistoiaviaggi.com
Website
pistoia-viaggi.it
Bus from Elbasan to Firenze
Ave. Duration
8h 56m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pistoia-viaggi.it
Bus from Rrogozhinë to Rome - Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
6h 6m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pistoia-viaggi.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Sofia to Firenze Autostazione
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
https://florentiabus.bg/en/
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus from Kavala to Bologna
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€190 - €290
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Ferry operators
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+302108919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Ferry from Kos to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
11h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €110
Website
https://www.bluestarferries.com/en-gb/
Business
€75 - €90
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€70 - €90
Economy
€45 - €65
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€65 - €80
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€85 - €110
Ferry from Fourni to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
19h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €130
Website
https://www.bluestarferries.com/en-gb/
Business
€90 - €100
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€85 - €110
Economy
€60 - €90
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€85 - €110
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€100 - €130
Ferry from Fourni to Kavala
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €130
Website
https://www.bluestarferries.com/en-gb/
Business
€85 - €95
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€80 - €100
Economy
€55 - €80
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€80 - €95
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€100 - €130
Ferry from Kos to Vathy Samou
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €85
Website
https://www.bluestarferries.com/en-gb/
Business
€70 - €80
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€60 - €75
Economy
€30 - €45
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€50 - €65
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€70 - €85
Ferry from Vathy Samou to Kavala
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€50 - €120
Website
https://www.bluestarferries.com/en-gb/
Business
€85 - €95
2 Bed Inside Cabin
€75 - €95
Economy
€50 - €75
4 Bed Outside Cabin
€75 - €90
2 Bed Lux Cabin
€95 - €120
Makri Travel
Phone
+30 22413 05582
Email
info@makritravel.com
Website
makritravel.com
Ferry from Kos to Bodrum
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
makritravel.com
Dodekanisos Seaways
Phone
+30 22410 70590
Email
info@12ne.gr
Website
12ne.gr
Car ferry from Kos to Fournoi
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
https://www.12ne.gr/en

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