There are 9 ways to get from Santiago de Compostela to Florence by plane, train, bus 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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Fly Santiago de Compostela to Florence  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Florence (FLR) SCQ - FLR

$102 - $401

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Train to A Coruna, fly to Florence  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
  2. Fly from A Coruna (LCG) to Florence (FLR) LCG - FLR

$80 - $356

7 alternative options

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Pisa, train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Pisa (PSA) SCQ - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$82 - $268

Fly Santiago de Compostela to Bologna, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Santiago de Compostela (SCQ) to Bologna (BLQ) SCQ - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$104 - $377

Train  •  28 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Hendaye Ic
  2. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$460 - $550

Bus  •  32 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago De Compostela to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Florence, Florence N758

$131 - $215

Bus, train  •  39 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Santiago de Compostela to Padova
  2. Take the train from Padova to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$138 - $158

Train, bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants A
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona/Sants to Florence

$250 - $334

Drive  •  19 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Santiago de Compostela to Florence 1254.9 miles

$300 - $440

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The cheapest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Florence is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 230€ and takes 8 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Florence is to fly which costs 85€ - 350€ and takes 7 h 9 min.

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The distance between Santiago de Compostela and Florence is 1600 km. The road distance is 2007.9 km.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Florence without a car is to train which takes 28 h 18 min and costs 390€ - 480€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Santiago de Compostela to Florence, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Santiago de Compostela to Florence is to fly which takes 7 h 9 min and costs 85€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 390€ - 480€ and takes 28 h 18 min, you could also bus, which costs 110€ - 190€ and takes 32 h 34 min.

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There is no direct flight from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Santiago de Compostela to Florence is 2008 km. It takes approximately 19 h 18 min to drive from Santiago de Compostela to Florence.

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Air Dolomiti, Ryanair, Swiss and three other airlines offer flights from Santiago de Compostela Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 5517+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 1000.1 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

What companies run services between Santiago de Compostela, Spain and Florence, Italy?

Iberia, Vueling Airlines and six other airlines fly from Santiago de Compostela to Florence every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Hendaye, Paris Montparnasse, Gare Montparnasse, Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 28 h 18 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $800
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,000
Flights from A Coruna to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from A Coruna to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from A Coruna to Florence via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Pisa via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from A Coruna to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from A Coruna to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $350
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $370
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Pisa via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Pisa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Pisa via Valencia
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Pisa via Valencia, Ibiza
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Valencia
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Milan Bergamo, Naples
Ave. Duration
9 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $850
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from A Coruna to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Santiago de Compostela to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to A Coruna
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
11 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Website
renfe.com
Train from Santiago de Compostela to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
12 h 51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
renfe.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
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
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
$16 - $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 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Padova to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Padova Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Santiago De Compostela to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Barcelona/Sants to Florence
Ave. Duration
41 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
alsa.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Atlassib
Phone
(004) 0269 229.224
Email
informatii@atlassib.es
Website
atlassib.es
Bus from Santiago de Compostela to Padova
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$113
Schedules at
atlassib.es

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