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There are 11 ways to get from Potenza to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  5 h 13 min

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

$70 - $110

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Potenza to Florence, Florence N526

$35 - $60

9 alternative options

Bus Marozzi VT  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Potenza to Firenze Marozzi

$50 - $58

Drive  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Potenza to Florence 384.2 miles

$90 - $140

Train to Rome, fly to Florence  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
  2. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Florence (FLR) FCO - FLR

$124 - $335

Train to Naples, fly to Bologna, train  •  6 h 45 min

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

$133 - $360

Train, train to Bari, fly to Florence  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Potenza Superiore to Foggia
  2. Take the train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Florence (FLR) BRI - FLR

$115 - $328

Train, train to Bari, fly to Pisa  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Potenza Superiore to Foggia
  2. Take the train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Pisa (PSA) BRI - PSA
  4. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$55 - $229

Train, train to Bari, fly to Bologna  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Potenza Superiore to Foggia
  2. Take the train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
  3. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Bologna (BLQ) BRI - BLQ
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$58 - $240

Train to Naples, fly to Rome, train  •  7 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Rome (FCO) NAP - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$130 - $392

Train, train to Brindisi, fly to Bologna  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Potenza Centrale to Taranto
  2. Take the train from Taranto to Brindisi
  3. Fly from Brindisi (BDS) to Bologna (BLQ) BDS - BLQ
  4. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$70 - $321

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The cheapest way to get from Potenza to Florence is to bus which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Potenza to Florence is to train which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Potenza and arriving at Florence, Florence. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Potenza Centrale and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 13 min.

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The distance between Potenza and Florence is 513 km. The road distance is 614.7 km.

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The best way to get from Potenza to Florence without a car is to train which takes 5 h 13 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

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The train from Potenza Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella takes 5 h 13 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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

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The best way to get from Potenza to Florence is to train which takes 5 h 13 min and costs 60€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 8 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Potenza to Florence.
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  • Distance: 320.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Potenza to Florence once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $110 and the journey takes 5 h 13 min. Alternatively, Marozzi VT operates a bus from Potenza to Florence once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 1 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Naples to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Bari to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Flights from Bari to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Bari to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Naples to Rome
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$21 - $160
Flights from Bari to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Flights from Bari to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $190
Flights from Brindisi to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Bari to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bari to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
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 Potenza Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Potenza Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Potenza Centrale to Napoli Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Potenza Centrale to Taranto
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
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 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Potenza Superiore to Foggia
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Train from Foggia to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
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 Roma Tiburtina to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Taranto to Brindisi
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Bus operators
Marozzi VT
Phone
080 579 0211
Email
info@marozzivt.it
Website
marozzivt.it
Bus from Potenza to Firenze
Ave. Duration
8 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Schedules at
marozzivt.it
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 Potenza to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Potenza to Florence is 615 km. It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to drive from Potenza to Florence.

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Alitalia offers flights from Rome Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 5962+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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