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There are 6 ways to get from Liguria to Florence by train, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Firenze Campo Marte Fb / ...

$30 - $45

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Gênes to Florence 146.1 miles

$14

4 alternative options

Bus and ferry  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Genova to Firenze

$60 - $90

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence, Florence N1584

$14 - $24

Train via Viareggio  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Viareggio Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Viareggio to Firenze S.Maria Novella Reg

$27 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Genoa to Florence 142.6 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Liguria to Florence is to rideshare which costs 13€ and takes 3 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liguria to Florence is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Genova and arriving at Firenze. Services depart once a week. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Genova Brignole and arriving at Firenze Campo Marte. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Liguria and Florence is 217 km. The road distance is 228.1 km.

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The best way to get from Liguria to Florence without a car is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs 27€ - 40€.

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The train from Genova Brignole to Firenze Campo Marte takes 2 h 38 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Liguria to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Genoa, Genoa station.

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Liguria to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Genova Brignole station.

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The best way to get from Liguria to Florence is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs 27€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 21€ and takes 3 h 35 min.

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Map of how to get from Liguria to Florence.
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  • Distance: 135.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

What companies run services between Liguria, Italy and Florence, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Genoa to Florence twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 38 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Genoa to Florence 6 times a week. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 35 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 Genova Brignole to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Brignole to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
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 Viareggio to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $17
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $17
Bus operators
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Genova to Firenze
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
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 Genoa, Genoa to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Gênes to Florence
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Liguria to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence, Florence station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Liguria to Florence is 228 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Liguria to Florence.

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There are 5442+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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

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