There are 5 ways to get from Pistoia to Florence by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Pistoia to Firenze S.Maria Novella Reg / ...

$2 - $7

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Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Pistoia to Florence 25.5 miles

$3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Bonellina 16 to Leopolda Discesa 51Pqf / ...

$3 - $5

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pistoia to Florence 22.6 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Pistoia to Florence 22.6 miles

$5 - $8

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bonellina 16 and arriving at Leopolda Discesa. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 16 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pistoia and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Pistoia and Florence is 31 km. The road distance is 36.2 km.

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The best way to get from Pistoia to Florence without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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The train from Pistoia to Firenze S.Maria Novella takes 38 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Pistoia to Florence bus services, operated by Blubus, depart from Bonellina 16 station.

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Pistoia to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Pistoia station.

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The best way to get from Pistoia to Florence is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 16 min.

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Pistoia to Florence bus services, operated by Blubus, arrive at Leopolda Discesa station.

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

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Map of how to get from Pistoia to Florence.
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  • Distance: 19.3 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Pistoia to Florence every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $7 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, Blubus operates a bus from Pistoia to Florence hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Trenitalia also services this route 6 times a week.

Train operators
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 Pistoia to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $7
Bus operators
Blubus
Website
blubus.it
Bus from Bonellina 16 to Leopolda Discesa
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
blubus.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
Bus from Pistoia to Firenze Statuto
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Pistoia to Florence
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Pistoia to Florence
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Yes, the driving distance between Pistoia to Florence is 36 km. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Pistoia to Florence.

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

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