There are 7 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale R28 / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$35 - $70

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Milan Malpensa Airport, Malpensa Terminal 1 to Florence, Florence N526

$22 - $40

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Bus Baltour  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 Baltour

$25 - $34

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence 220.6 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Milan Malpensa to Florence  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Florence (FLR) MXP - FLR

$115 - $304

Fly Milan Malpensa to Bologna, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Bologna (BLQ) MXP - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$57 - $246

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Florence  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Florence (FLR) LIN - FLR

$136 - $414

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Milan Malpensa Airport, Malpensa Terminal 1 and arriving at Florence, Florence. Services depart once daily, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence. However, there are services departing from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) and Florence is 287 km. The road distance is 353 km.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence without a car is to train which takes 2 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence, including transfers.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Milan Malpensa Airport, Malpensa Terminal 1 station.

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence train services, operated by Trenord, depart from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 station.

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The best way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence is to train which takes 2 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 10 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 28 min.

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There is no direct flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence.
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  • Distance: 179.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

What companies run services between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP), Italy and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence via Milano Centrale in around 2 h 52 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $2,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Naples, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Cagliari, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $3,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Milan Linate to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $290
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Catania
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Budapest
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Ernest
Website
flyernest.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via Tirana
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
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 Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
orario.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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
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
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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
Malpensa Express
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Bovisa Fnm
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Book at
malpensaexpress.it
Bus operators
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 Milan Malpensa Airport, Malpensa Terminal 1 to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Lirosi Linee
Phone
0966 57552
Email
info@lirosilinee.com
Website
lirosilinee.com
Bus from Milan Lampugnano to Firenze
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
lirosilinee.com

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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence is 353 km. It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to drive from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence.

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Vueling Airlines, Austrian Airlines, TAP Portugal and six other airlines offer flights from Milan Malpensa Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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