There are 6 ways to get from La Spezia to Florence by train, bus, rideshare or car

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 via Pisa Centrale  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...

$20 - $33

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the rideshare from La Spezia to Florence 93.6 miles

$9

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Reg / ...

$11 - $35

Bus  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Lucca 503 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Viale Regina Margherita Fs to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 Fi-Lu

$9 - $14

Bus, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia - Via Chiodo to Sarzana - Piazza Terzi Sa / ...
  2. Take the train from Sarzana to Firenze S.Maria Novella Reg / ...

$13 - $26

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Florence 91.1 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from La Spezia to Florence is to rideshare which costs 8€ and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Florence is to drive which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between La Spezia and Florence is 119 km. The road distance is 145.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from La Spezia to Florence, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from La Spezia to Florence. However, there are services departing from La Spezia and arriving at Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 via Viale Regina Margherita Fs. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from La Spezia Centrale and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Florence without a car is to train which takes 2 h 9 min and costs 17€ - 30€.

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La Spezia to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Genova P.Principe station.

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Map of how to get from La Spezia to Florence.
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  • Distance: 74.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between La Spezia, Italy and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from La Spezia to Florence via Pisa Centrale and Pisa C.Le in around 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from La Spezia to Florence via Lucca and Viale Regina Margherita Fs in around 2 h 43 min.

Train operators
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 La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Sarzana to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $22
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$18 - $22
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 La Spezia to Lucca
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from Viale Regina Margherita Fs to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
vaibus.it
Azienda Trasporti Consortile
Phone
+39.0187.522511
Email
atcesercizio@atcesercizio.it
Website
atcesercizio.it
Bus from La Spezia - Via Chiodo to Sarzana - Piazza Terzi
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
atcesercizio.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from La Spezia to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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