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

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Train  •  31m

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

$1 - $5

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Rideshare  •  43m

  1. Take the rideshare from Prato to Florence 15.3 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  35m

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

Taxi  •  21m

  1. Take a taxi from Prato to Florence 12.3 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  21m

  1. Drive from Prato to Florence 12.3 miles

$3 - $5

Walk  •  3h 52m

  1. Walk from Prato to Florence 12.1 miles

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

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The quickest way to get from Prato to Florence is to taxi which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 21m.

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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 35m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Prato C.Le and arriving at Firenze Smn. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31m.

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The distance between Prato and Florence is 16 km. The road distance is 19.7 km.

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The best way to get from Prato to Florence without a car is to train which takes 31m and costs 1€ - 4€.

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The train from Prato C.Le to Firenze Smn takes 31m including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Prato to Florence bus services, operated by C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi, depart from Pomeria 5 station.

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Prato to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Prato C.Le station.

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The best way to get from Prato to Florence is to train which takes 31m and costs 1€ - 4€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 35m.

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Map of how to get from Prato to Florence.
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  • Distance: 10.3 miles
  • Duration: 31m

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Prato to Florence every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $1 - $5 and the journey takes 31m. Alternatively, C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi operates a bus from Prato to Florence every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 35m. 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 Prato C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi
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 Prato Centrale to Firenze Statuto
Ave. Duration
30m
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.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Prato to Florence
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Prato to Florence
Ave. Duration
21m
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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Prato to Florence bus services, operated by C.A.P. Consorzio Autolinee Pratesi, arrive at Vivaldi station.

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Prato to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Firenze Smn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Prato to Florence is 20 km. It takes approximately 21m to drive from Prato to Florence.

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There are 6202+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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

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