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

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Train  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Firenze Campo Marte Fa / ...

10€ - 55€

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the rideshare from La Spezia to Florence 149.8 km

8€

4 alternative options

Train via Pisa  •  2h 27m

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Firenze S.M.N. Re

10€ - 54€

Train via Viareggio  •  2h 56m

  1. Take the train from La Spezia Centrale to Viareggio Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Viareggio to Firenze S.M.N. Re

11€ - 53€

Bus  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the bus from La Spezia to Florence Montpellier > Marseille - St-Charles Bus station > Cannes > Nice - Airport > Genoa - Via Fanti d'Italia > La Spezia > Florence > Bologna

11€ - 13€

Drive  •  1h 31m

  1. Drive from La Spezia to Florence 145.7 km

19€ - 29€

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Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from La Spezia to Florence is to drive which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 1h 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from La Spezia Centrale and arriving at Firenze Campo Marte. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 45m.

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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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The best way to get from La Spezia to Florence without a car is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs 10€ - 55€.

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The train from La Spezia Centrale to Firenze Campo Marte takes 1h 45m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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La Spezia to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from La Spezia Centrale station.

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The best way to get from La Spezia to Florence is to train which takes 1h 45m and costs 10€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 13€ and takes 2h 59m.

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La Spezia to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze Campo Marte station.

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Yes, the driving distance between La Spezia to Florence is 146 km. It takes approximately 1h 31m to drive from La Spezia to Florence.

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Map of how to get from La Spezia to Florence.
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  • Distance: 119.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 45m

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from La Spezia Centrale to Firenze Campo Marte twice daily. Tickets cost 14€ - 55€ and the journey takes 1h 45m. Trenitalia also services this route once a week. Alternatively, Blablabus operates a bus from La Spezia to Florence once daily. Tickets cost 9€ - 11€ and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
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Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 45€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
9€ - 14€
Base Standard
23€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 45€
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
8€ - 12€
Base Standard
21€ - 29€
Base Premium
27€ - 40€
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 La Spezia Centrale to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from Pisa Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
10€ - 12€
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 9€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
7€ - 9€
Train from Viareggio to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 15€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
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Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
Train from La Spezia Centrale to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
5€ - 7€
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from La Spezia to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from La Spezia to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between La Spezia and Florence. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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