There are 12 ways to get from Lille to Florence by train, plane, bus 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 to Brussels, fly to Florence  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Florence (FLR) BRU - FLR

$133 - $449

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Train to Charleroi, fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Pisa (PSA) CRL - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$80 - $249

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Train to Paris CDG, fly to Florence  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Florence (FLR) CDG - FLR

$101 - $390

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Florence  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Paris Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Florence (FLR) ORY - FLR

$117 - $352

Train to Brussels, fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bologna (BLQ) BRU - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$126 - $391

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Florence  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Florence (FLR) AMS - FLR

$150 - $383

Train to Charleroi, fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Bologna (BLQ) CRL - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$85 - $420

Train  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$229 - $281

Train via Mulhouse Ville  •  12 h

  1. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Mulhouse Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$260 - $374

Bus Eurolines FR  •  21 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Firenze

$96 - $209

Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Paris, Massy 1755 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Massy to Florence, Florence N521

$81 - $135

Drive  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Florence 801.2 miles

$190 - $280

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No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Florence. However, there are services departing from Lille and arriving at Firenze via Paris Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Florence. However, there are services departing from Lille Flandres and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 39 min.

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The distance between Lille and Florence is 980 km. The road distance is 1282 km.

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The best way to get from Lille to Florence without a car is to train which takes 11 h 39 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Lille to Florence, including transfers.

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Lille to Florence bus services, operated by Isilines, depart from Lille station.

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Lille to Florence train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Lille Flandres station.

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The best way to get from Lille to Florence is to train which takes 11 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 21 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Lille to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Firenze station.

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Map of how to get from Lille to Florence.
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  • Distance: 612.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Lille, France and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Lille to Florence via Paris Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 11 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to Florence via Paris Gallieni in around 21 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Paris Orly to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $2,100
Flights from Brussels to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $280
Flights from Charleroi to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $68
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Flandres to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Lille Flandres to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $260
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Lille Europe to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $160
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lille to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $20
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Firenze
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Lille to Paris, Massy
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Massy to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Lille to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lille to Florence is 1282 km. It takes approximately 12 h 35 min to drive from Lille to Florence.

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Air Dolomiti, Brussels Airlines, Alitalia and three other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Florence Airport.

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