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There are 6 ways to get from Roussillon to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the train from Le Peage De Roussillon to Lyon Part Dieu Ter
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino - Porta Susa to Firenze Santa Maria Novella

89€ - 166€

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Train, bus  •  15h 6m

  1. Take the train from Le Peage De Roussillon to Lyon Perrache Ter
  2. Take the bus from Lyon, Perrache to Bologna 410
  3. Take the bus from Bologna Autostazione Piazza XX Settembre to Florence, Piazzale Montelungo

54€ - 95€

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Train, bus via Oulx  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the train from Le Peage De Roussillon to Lyon Perrache Ter
  2. Take the bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Oulx, Oulx 480
  3. Take the train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Firenze S.M.N. Fr

56€ - 157€

Drive  •  7h 20m

  1. Drive from Roussillon to Florence 735.4 km

90€ - 140€

Train, fly to Florence  •  7h 20m

  1. Take the train from Le Peage De Roussillon to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Florence (FLR) LYS - FLR

94€ - 190€

Train, fly to Bologna  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Le Peage De Roussillon to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Bologna (BLQ) LYS - BLQ
  3. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella

100€ - 354€

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The cheapest way to get from Roussillon to Florence is to train and bus which costs 50€ - 95€ and takes 15h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Roussillon to Florence is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 360€ and takes 6h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Roussillon to Florence. However, there are services departing from Le Peage De Roussillon and arriving at Firenze Santa Maria Novella via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino - Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 33m.

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The distance between Roussillon and Florence is 539 km. The road distance is 735.4 km.

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The best way to get from Roussillon to Florence without a car is to train which takes 9h 33m and costs 85€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 9h 33m to get from Roussillon to Florence, including transfers.

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Roussillon to Florence train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Le Peage De Roussillon station.

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There is no direct flight from Lyon Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Roussillon to Florence train services, operated by ItaloTreno, arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Roussillon to Florence is 735 km. It takes approximately 7h 20m to drive from Roussillon to Florence.

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  • Distance: 539.4 km
  • Duration: 9h 33m

What companies run services between Roussillon, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Roussillon to Florence via Lyon Part Dieu, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino - Porta Susa in around 9h 33m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 180€
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Rennes, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
130€ - 180€
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Bordeaux, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 180€
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Nantes, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 180€
Flights from Lyon to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 440€
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 1900€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 270€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Lyon to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 180€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Le Peage De Roussillon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
15€ - 22€
Train from Le Peage De Roussillon to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 22€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 22€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
55€ - 70€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
55€ - 65€
1st Class
55€ - 70€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino - Porta Susa to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 75€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
28€ - 40€
Smart Low Cost
26€ - 40€
Smart Flex
55€ - 75€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
14€ - 20€
Smart Low Cost
12€ - 17€
Smart Flex
26€ - 40€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Oulx-Cesana-Clav.-S. to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
35€ - 55€
Base Standard
65€ - 90€
Base Premium
80€ - 120€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Oulx, Oulx
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon, Perrache to Bologna
Ave. Duration
11h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Eurolines FR
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