There are 4 ways to get from Portofino to Florence by train, bus 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 Trenitalia Frecce  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Chiavari to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...

$28 - $49

Cheapest option

Train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to La Spezia Centrale Reg / ...
  2. Take the train from La Spezia C. to Firenze Smn Firenze - Pisa - Livorno / ...

$17 - $39

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Rapallo to Viareggio 515
  2. Take the bus from P.Za D'Azeglio Nord to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 Fi-Vg

$17 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Portofino to Florence 132.9 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Portofino to Florence is to bus which costs 14€ - 25€ and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portofino to Florence is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Portofino and Florence is 173 km. The road distance is 212.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Portofino to Florence, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portofino to Florence. However, there are services departing from Portofino and arriving at Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 via Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo and P.Za D'Azeglio Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 11 min.

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

You can take a train from Portofino to Florence via Santa Margherita Ligure, S.Margherita Ligure Portofino, Chiavari, Pisa Centrale, and Pisa C.Le in around 4 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Portofino to Florence via Santa Margherita Ligure, Rapallo, Viareggio, and P.Za D'Azeglio Nord in around 7 h 11 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
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
Train from S.Margherita Ligure Portofino to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $11
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$9 - $11
Train from La Spezia C. to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rapallo to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
vaibus.it
Bus from P.Za D'Azeglio Nord to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
vaibus.it

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