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There are 5 ways to get from Lucca to Florence by bus, train, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 13 min

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

$5 - $7

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lucca to Florence 49.5 miles

$5

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Lucca to Firenze S.Maria Novella Reg / ...

$6 - $14

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lucca to Florence 47.1 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Lucca to Florence 47.1 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Lucca to Florence is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lucca to Florence is to taxi which costs 160€ - 200€ and takes 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Viale Regina Margherita Fs and arriving at Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Lucca and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Lucca and Florence is 60 km. The road distance is 75.3 km.

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The best way to get from Lucca to Florence without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 13 min and costs 4€ - 6€.

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The bus from Viale Regina Margherita Fs to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Lucca to Florence bus services, operated by VaiBus, depart from Viale Regina Margherita Fs station.

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Lucca to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Lucca station.

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The best way to get from Lucca to Florence is to bus which takes 1 h 13 min and costs 4€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 5€ - 12€ and takes 1 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Lucca to Florence.
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  • Distance: 37.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

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

VaiBus operates a bus from Lucca to Florence every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Trenitalia also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Lucca to Florence hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
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 Lucca to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from Viale Regina Margherita Fs to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
vaibus.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
Bus from Lucca to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Lucca to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Lucca to Florence
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230

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Lucca to Florence bus services, operated by VaiBus, arrive at Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lucca to Florence is 75 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Lucca to Florence.

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There are 5417+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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

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