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There are 5 ways to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence by train, bus, night 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  •  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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Train, night bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale R28 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 Baltour

$24 - $39

Drive  •  3 h 27 min

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

$50 - $80

Fly  •  3 h 33 min

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

$115 - $304

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The cheapest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence is to train and night bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP) to Florence is to train which costs 30€ - 65€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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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 30€ - 65€.

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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 30€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 10 min, you could also fly, which costs 100€ - 270€ and takes 3 h 33 min.

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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
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,100
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
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
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
italotreno.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
Night bus from Milano - Autostazione San Donato to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
http://www.baltour.it/

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There is no direct flight from Milan Malpensa Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 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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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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Austrian Airlines, Eurowings, Vueling Airlines 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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