There are 4 ways to get from San Gimignano to Cortona by train, bus, bus and ferry or car

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  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Poggibonsi to Firenze Smn Firenze - Empoli - Siena / ...
  2. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Camucia Cortona Rv / ...

$15 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Piazzale Montemaggio to Siena-Via Tozzi 130
  2. Take the bus from Siena-Via Tozzi to Arezzo Terminal 138
  3. Take the bus from Stazione Fs Lato Via Pdf to S.P.71 Le Piagge N.C. 30 22S / ...

$13 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Poggibonsi via Salceto to Arezzo
  2. Take the bus from Stazione Fs Lato Via Pdf to Cortona Piazza Mercato Ls6

$65 - $99

Drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Drive from San Gimignano to Cortona 70 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from San Gimignano to Cortona is to bus which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Gimignano to Cortona is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from San Gimignano to Cortona. However, there are services departing from Piazzale Montemaggio and arriving at S.P.71 Le Piagge N.C. 30 via Siena-Via Tozzi and Stazione Fs Lato Via Pdf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between San Gimignano and Cortona is 79 km. The road distance is 112 km.

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The best way to get from San Gimignano to Cortona without a car is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs 12€ - 29€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from San Gimignano to Cortona, including transfers.

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San Gimignano to Cortona bus services, operated by Tiemme Spa, depart from Piazzale Montemaggio station.

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The best way to get from San Gimignano to Cortona is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs 12€ - 29€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

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San Gimignano to Cortona bus services, operated by Tiemme Spa, arrive at S.P.71 Le Piagge N.C. 30 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between San Gimignano to Cortona is 112 km. It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to drive from San Gimignano to Cortona.

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  • Distance: 49.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between San Gimignano, Italy and Cortona, Italy?

You can take a train from San Gimignano to Cortona via Poggibonsi F.S., Poggibonsi, Firenze Smn, and Firenze S.Maria Novella in around 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from San Gimignano to Cortona via Siena-Via Tozzi, Arezzo Terminal, and Stazione Fs Lato Via Pdf in around 5 h 32 min.

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 Poggibonsi to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $13
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Camucia Cortona
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$14 - $18
Bus operators
Tiemme Spa
Phone
+39.0565.260111
Email
segreteria@tiemmespa.it
Website
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Piazzale Montemaggio to Siena-Via Tozzi
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Siena-Via Tozzi to Arezzo Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Stazione Fs Lato Via Pdf to S.P.71 Le Piagge N.C. 30
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tiemmespa.it
Bus from Stazione Fs Lato Via Pdf to Cortona Piazza Mercato
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tiemmespa.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus and ferry from Poggibonsi via Salceto to Arezzo
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it

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