There are 8 ways to get from Naples to Florence by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$35 - $80

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Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Naples, Naples to Florence, Florence 576 / ...

$22 - $50

6 alternative options

Bus Baltour  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to SIENA - Piazza Gramsci Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Siena-Via Tozzi to Firenze Autostazione 131R

$29 - $40

Rideshare  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Naples to Florence 296.8 miles

$27 - $30

Drive  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Naples to Florence 297.2 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Naples to Florence  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Florence (FLR) NAP - FLR

$122 - $475

Fly Naples to Bologna, train  •  3 h 52 min

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

$110 - $327

Train to Rome, fly to Florence  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Florence (FLR) FCO - FLR

$93 - $304

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Naples, Naples and arriving at Florence, Florence. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Napoli Centrale and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Naples and Florence is 409 km. The road distance is 475.5 km.

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The best way to get from Naples to Florence without a car is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs .

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The train from Napoli Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella takes 2 h 51 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Naples to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Napoli Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Naples to Florence is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 4 h 23 min.

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There is no direct flight from Naples Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Naples to Florence.
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  • Distance: 255.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Naples to Florence hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 2 h 51 min. ItaloTreno also services this route hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Naples to Florence twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Naples to Florence via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Naples to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Naples to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Naples to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Naples to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Naples to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $2,800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $160
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 Napoli Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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 Napoli Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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
Train from Napoli Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$28 - $34
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 Naples, Naples to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to SIENA - Piazza Gramsci
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
BuonoTourist
Phone
081 951761
Website
buonobus.it
Bus from Napoli - Metropark to Firenze
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
buonobus.it
TTI Slr
Phone
+39081969167
Email
servizioclienti@leonettiroma.it
Website
leonettiroma.it
Bus from Naples Central Railway Station, Metropark Bus Terminal to Florence, Piazzale Montelungo
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
leonettiroma.it
Book at
ttisrl.it
Tiemme Spa
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 Naples to Florence
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Naples to Florence is 475 km. It takes approximately 4 h 18 min to drive from Naples to Florence.

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Air Dolomiti, Swiss, Air France and two other airlines offer flights from Naples Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Naples to Florence train tickets online with Rome2rio.

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Book your Naples to Florence bus tickets online with FlixBus, Distribusion and Busbud.

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There are 5432+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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

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The best way to get from Naples to Naples Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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