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

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Train to Amsterdam, fly to Florence  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Florence (FLR) AMS - FLR

$77 - $292

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Train to Eindhoven, fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Pisa (PSA) EIN - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$54 - $326

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Train to Brussels, fly to Florence  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Florence (FLR) BRU - FLR

$100 - $406

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Pisa, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Pisa (PSA) AMS - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$82 - $323

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Bologna, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bologna (BLQ) AMS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$100 - $384

Fly Rotterdam to Pisa, train  •  5 h 28 min

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

$83 - $436

Train  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
  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

$304 - $393

Train, cartrain  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
  4. Take the cartrain from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
  5. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le Fa / ...
  6. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$116 - $231

Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Düsseldorf 268 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Florence, Florence N537

$80 - $143

Bus Eurolines FR  •  25 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Firenze

$159 - $260

Drive  •  12 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Florence 861.3 miles

$210 - $310

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Florence. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Firenze via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Florence. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 13 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Florence is 1036 km. The road distance is 1378.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Florence without a car is to train which takes 13 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Rotterdam to Florence, including transfers.

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Rotterdam to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Rotterdam station.

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Rotterdam to Florence train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Florence is to train which takes 13 h 13 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Florence Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Rotterdam to Florence bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Firenze station.

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Map of how to get from Rotterdam to Florence.
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  • Distance: 647.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 37 min

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Florence via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 13 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Florence via Düsseldorf, Florence, Florence, and Villa Costanza in around 22 h 29 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Flights from Rotterdam to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
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
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
14 h 16 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$69
Motorcycle
$115
Vehicle
$127
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Rotterdam, Conradstraat/Weena to Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str.
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Rotterdam to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Firenze
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Florence is 1378 km. It takes approximately 12 h 54 min to drive from Rotterdam to Florence.

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Vueling Airlines, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Rotterdam to Florence bus tickets online with Busbud and Busbud.

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There are 5432+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Rotterdam Airport is to line 33 bus which takes 19 min and costs .

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