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There are 10 ways to get from Portugal to Florence by plane, train, night 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.

Recommended option

Fly Lisbon to Florence  •  5h 13m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Florence (FLR) LIS - FLR

$105 - $367

Cheapest option

Fly Lisbon to Pisa, train  •  6h 16m

  1. Fly from Lisbon (LIS) to Pisa (PSA) LIS - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$75 - $378

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Fly Lisbon to Bologna, train  •  6h 22m

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

$91 - $319

Fly Porto to Bologna, train  •  6h 30m

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

$84 - $319

Night train, train  •  32h 9m

  1. Take the night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Miranda de Ebro Hot
  2. Take the train from Miranda de Ebro to Zaragoza Delicias Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Zaragoza Delicias to Marseille-St-Charles Ave
  4. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale Ec
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$301 - $475

Bus Eurolines FR  •  33h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Estremoz
  2. Take the bus from Estremoz to Nice
  3. Take the bus from Nice to Viareggio
  4. Take the bus from P.Za D'Azeglio Nord to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10

$233 - $355

Bus Ouibus, train  •  33h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon - Oriente to Paris City Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$244 - $316

Bus FlixBus  •  37h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Nice, Nice K784
  2. Take the bus from Nice, Nice to Florence, Florence N758

$138 - $244

Bus Eurolines FR, train  •  40h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Lisbon Oriente to Nice
  2. Take the train from Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale Ic
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$223 - $336

Drive  •  21h 18m

  1. Drive from Lisbon to Florence 1404 miles

$330 - $490

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The cheapest way to get from Portugal to Florence is to fly and train which costs 65€ - 330€ and takes 6h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Portugal to Florence is to fly which costs 90€ - 320€ and takes 5h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Portugal to Florence. However, there are services departing from Sapadores and arriving at Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 via Lisbon Sete Rios Station, Estremoz, Nice and P.Za D'Azeglio Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Portugal to Florence. However, there are services departing from Lisboa Santa Apolonia and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Miranda de Ebro, Zaragoza Delicias, Marseille-Saint-Charles and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 9m.

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The distance between Portugal and Florence is 1633 km. The road distance is 2246.3 km.

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The best way to get from Portugal to Florence without a car is to night train and train which takes 32h 9m and costs 260€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 5h 13m to get from Portugal to Florence, including transfers.

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Portugal to Florence bus services, operated by Rede Expressos, arrive at Lisbon Sete Rios Station.

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Portugal to Florence train services, operated by Portuguese Railways (CP), depart from Lisboa Santa Apolonia station.

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The best way to get from Portugal to Florence is to fly which takes 5h 13m and costs 90€ - 320€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 200€ - 310€ and takes 33h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Portugal to Florence.
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  • Distance: 1020.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 13m

What companies run services between Portugal and Florence, Italy?

TAP Portugal, Air France and five other airlines fly from Lisbon to Florence every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lisbon to Florence via Estação De Sete Rios, Lisbon Sete Rios Station, Estremoz, Nice, and P.Za D'Azeglio Nord in around 33h 29m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna via Porto
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Porto to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lisbon to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lisbon to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Lisbon to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lisbon to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Lisbon to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Lisbon to Florence
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lisbon to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Porto to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lisbon to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Lisbon to Bologna via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
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 Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
italotreno.it
Portuguese Railways (CP)

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal, and spans over 2700km, with trains being split into four main types: regional and intercity trains, international and domestic high-speed trains, and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto - these train stations connect to trains in Portugal's main cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Night train from Lisboa Santa Apolonia to Miranda de Ebro
Ave. Duration
10h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
cp.pt
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Miranda de Ebro to Zaragoza Delicias
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
renfe.com
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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Ventimiglia to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Rede Expressos
Phone
707 22 33 44
Email
cliente@rne.pt
Website
rede-expressos.pt
Bus from Lisbon Sete Rios Station to Estremoz
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
rede-expressos.pt
Book at
rede-expressos.pt
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Estremoz to Nice
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Nice to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lisbon Oriente to Nice
Ave. Duration
30h 52m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
VaiBus
Phone
800 570530
Website
lucca.cttnord.it
Bus from P.Za D'Azeglio Nord to Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
VaiBus
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lisbon - Oriente to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
22h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lisbon, Lisbon to Nice, Nice
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nice, Nice to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Lisbon Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Portugal to Florence bus services, operated by VaiBus, arrive at Via Ponte Alle Mosse 10 station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Portugal to Florence is 2246 km. It takes approximately 21h 18m to drive from Portugal to Florence.

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Vueling Airlines, Air Dolomiti, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Lisbon Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 6130+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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