There are 6 ways to get from Prato to Florence by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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

Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Prato C.Le to Firenze Smn Firenze - Pistoia - Lucca - Viareggio / ...

$1 - $5

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  43 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Prato to Florence 15.3 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from Pomeria 5 to Vivaldi Lam Po-Fi / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Prato to Florence 12.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Prato to Florence 12.3 miles

$3 - $5

Walk  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Walk from Prato to Florence 12.1 miles

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Prato to Florence hourly. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi operates a bus from Prato to Florence every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 39 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Prato C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $5
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$3 - $5
Bus operators
C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi
Phone
800 570530
Email
segreteria@capautolinee.it
Website
capautolinee.it
Bus from Pomeria 5 to Vivaldi
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
capautolinee.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from PRATO-Stazione Fs to FIRENZE-Autostazione Sita
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus from Prato Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Prato to Florence
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Prato to Florence
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Taxi4390
Phone
+39 055 4390
Website
4390.it
So.Co.Ta.
Phone
+39 055 4242
Website
4242.it
Noleggio Mercedes Classe S
Phone
+39 338 777 5004
Website
noleggioautogab.it

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Prato and Florence is 16 km. The road distance is 20 km.

The cheapest way to get from Prato to Florence is to rideshare which costs 2€ and takes 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Prato to Florence is to train which takes 21 min and costs 1€ - 4€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Prato C.Le and arriving at Firenze Smn. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pomeria 5 and arriving at Vivaldi. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

The train from Prato C.Le to Firenze Smn takes 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.