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There are 6 ways to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo to Firenze Santa Maria Novella 9915 / ...

21€ - 62€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Florence, Florence N528

17€ - 23€

4 alternative options

Line 73 bus, train  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the line 73 bus from aeroporto di linate to missori m3 73
  2. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo to Firenze S.M.N. Fr / ...

21€ - 84€

Drive  •  2h 46m

  1. Drive from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence 299.5 km

35€ - 60€

Fly from Milan Linate  •  3h 14m

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Florence (FLR) LIN - FLR

103€ - 270€

Fly from Milan Bergamo  •  5h 54m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Florence (FLR) BGY - FLR

84€ - 365€

Milan Linate Airport (LIN) → Florence
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The cheapest way to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence is to bus which costs 17€ - 23€ and takes 5h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 2h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence. However, there are services departing from aeroporto di linate and arriving at Florence, Florence via forlanini and Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 19m.

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The distance between Milan Linate Airport (LIN) and Florence is 243 km. The road distance is 299.5 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence without a car is to train which takes 2h 58m and costs 21€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 2h 58m to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence, including transfers.

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Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan, Milan station.

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The best way to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence is to train which takes 2h 58m and costs 21€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 23€ and takes 5h 19m, you could also fly, which costs 100€ - 270€ and takes 3h 14m.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Linate Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 55m and has one stopover.

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Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence, Florence station.

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Map of how to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence.
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  • Distance: 243.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 58m

What companies run services between Milan Linate Airport (LIN), Italy and Florence, Italy?

ItaloTreno operates a train from Milano Rogoredo to Firenze Santa Maria Novella every 4 hours. Tickets cost 20€ - 60€ and the journey takes 1h 45m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan, Milan to Florence, Florence 3 times a day. Tickets cost 15€ - 19€ and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
290€ - 420€
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Naples, Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Cagliari, Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Bari, Rome
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 360€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 750€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via London City
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 600€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
290€ - 420€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480€ - 1700€
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Florence via Bari
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Train operators
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Rogoredo to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 60€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
22€ - 35€
Smart Low Cost
20€ - 29€
Smart Flex
40€ - 60€
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 Milano Rogoredo to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 80€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
23€ - 35€
Base Standard
45€ - 60€
Base Premium
55€ - 80€
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 Milano Rogoredo to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
Bus operators
ATM

The Metropolitana di Milano (Milan Metro) consists of four lines (a fifth line to Linate Airport is currently under construction), with most of its 100+ stations located underground. A single fare costs €2 and is valid for 90 minutes once validated. Daily, weekly, monthly, annual, student and senior passes are also available.

Contact Details
Phone
02.48.607.607
Website
atm.it
Bus from aeroporto di linate to missori m3
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
ATM
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence is 299 km. It takes approximately 2h 46m to drive from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Florence.

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Luxair, Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and four other airlines offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 7690+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Milan Linate Airport (LIN) to Milan Bergamo Airport is to shuttle which takes 55 min and costs 26€ - 75€.

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