There are 6 ways to get from Montreux to Florence by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Milano Centrale Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$92 - $153

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Bus, night bus  •  14 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Montreux to Aosta 222
  2. Take the night bus from Aosta to Florence, Florence N504

$43 - $80

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Drive  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Montreux to Florence 384.1 miles

$90 - $140

Train to Geneva, fly to Florence  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Florence (FLR) GVA - FLR

$79 - $300

Train to Zurich, fly to Florence  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR

$161 - $509

Train to Geneva, fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Montreux to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Pisa (PSA) GVA - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$79 - $341

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Montreux to Florence. However, there are services departing from Montreux, rue du Marché and arriving at Florence, Florence via Montreux and Aosta. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Montreux to Florence. However, there are services departing from Montreux and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 1 min.

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The distance between Montreux and Florence is 450 km. The road distance is 614.6 km.

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The best way to get from Montreux to Florence without a car is to train which takes 5 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Montreux to Florence, including transfers.

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Montreux to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Montreux station.

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Montreux to Florence train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Montreux station.

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The quickest flight from Geneva Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Montreux to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence, Florence station.

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

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Map of how to get from Montreux to Florence.
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  • Distance: 281.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Montreux, Switzerland and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Montreux to Florence via Milano Centrale in around 5 h 1 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Geneva to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Montreux to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Montreux to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
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 Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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 Montreux to Aosta
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Aosta to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Montreux to Florence is 615 km. It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to drive from Montreux to Florence.

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Swiss offers flights from Geneva Airport to Florence Airport.

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