There are 13 ways to get from London to Florence by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or car ferry

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

Fly London City to Florence  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Florence (FLR) LCY - FLR

$100 - $352

Cheapest option

Fly London Stansted to Pisa, train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Pisa (PSA) STN - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$65 - $268

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Fly London Gatwick to Florence  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Florence (FLR) LGW - FLR

$101 - $421

Fly London Heathrow to Pisa, train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Pisa (PSA) LHR - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$102 - $360

Fly London Gatwick to Pisa, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Pisa (PSA) LGW - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$76 - $378

Fly London Heathrow to Bologna, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Bologna (BLQ) LHR - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$118 - $359

Train to London Luton, fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Pisa (PSA) LTN - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$108 - $456

Train  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  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

$259 - $460

Bus FlixBus  •  26 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris, Paris 700 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Massy to Florence, Florence N521

$99 - $164

Bus Eurolines FR  •  27 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Paris - Roissy Coach station CDG Airport Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Firenze

$118 - $228

Train, night train  •  16 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Paris Nord Eurostar
  2. Take the night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$224 - $430

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Florence

$381 - $488

Drive, car ferry  •  15 h 27 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Florence

$240 - $360

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Florence is to fly and train which costs £50 - £220 and takes 6 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Florence is to fly which costs £75 - £280 and takes 4 h 46 min.

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The distance between London and Florence is 755 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from London to Florence, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Florence. However, there are services departing from London and arriving at Firenze via Roissypole and Paris Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Florence. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from London to Florence.
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  • Distance: 754.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 46 min

What companies run services between London, England and Florence, Italy?

British Airways, CityJet and two other airlines fly from London to Florence 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from London to Florence via Paris Nord Eurostar, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 12 h 54 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from London Gatwick to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $550
Flights from London Luton to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from London Luton to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from London Gatwick to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa via Hahn
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Pisa via Bari
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from London City to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $800
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia
Trenitalia Frecce
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$18 - $27
Eurostar
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
10 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Website
thello.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Massy to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Paris - Roissy Coach station CDG Airport
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
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
Ferry operators

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