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There are 8 ways to get from Schwaz to Florence by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Bolzano  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Schwaz to Brennero Brenner Re
  2. Take the train from Brennero Brenner to Bolzano Bozen Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Bolzano Bozen to Firenze S.M.N. Fr / ...

€39 - €125

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Bus  •  9h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Florence N537

€34 - €43

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Train  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bologna Centrale Ecb
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N. Fr / ...

€46 - €106

Drive  •  4h 52m

  1. Drive from Schwaz to Florence 512.1 km

€60 - €95

Fly Innsbruck to Florence  •  8h 54m

  1. Fly from Innsbruck (INN) to Florence (FLR) INN - FLR

€55 - €222

Train, train to Munich, fly to Florence  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Schwaz to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Florence (FLR) MUC - FLR

€75 - €342

Train, train to Munich, fly to Bologna  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Schwaz to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
  3. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Bologna (BLQ) MUC - BLQ
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.

€95 - €371

Train to Zurich, fly to Florence  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR

€94 - €211

Schwaz to Florence by train

The train journey time between Schwaz and Florence is around 7h 31m and covers a distance of around 502 km. The fastest train normally takes 6h 4m. Operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), Trenitalia, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity and others, the Schwaz to Florence train service departs from Schwaz and arrives in Firenze S.M.N.. Typically 32 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
7h 31m
Fastest train time:
6h 4m
Trains per week:
32
Cheapest price:
€39
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
10:20
Last train departs at:
19:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schwaz to Florence train schedules

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The cost-effective way to get from Schwaz to Florence is to bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 9h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Schwaz to Florence is to drive which costs €60 - €95 and takes 4h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schwaz to Florence. However, there are services departing from Schwaz and arriving at Firenze S.M.N. via Brennero Brenner and Bolzano Bozen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 8m.

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The distance between Schwaz and Florence is 398 km. The road distance is 512.1 km.

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The best way to get from Schwaz to Florence without a car is to train via Bolzano which takes 7h 8m and costs €35 - €130.

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It takes approximately 7h 8m to get from Schwaz to Florence, including transfers.

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Schwaz to Florence train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Schwaz station.

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The best way to get from Schwaz to Florence is to train via Bolzano which takes 7h 8m and costs €35 - €130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 9h 37m, you could also fly, which costs €55 - €230 and takes 8h 54m.

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There is no direct flight from Innsbruck Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 50m and has one stopover.

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Schwaz to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.M.N. station.

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Map of how to get from Schwaz to Florence.
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  • Distance: 398.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 8m

What companies run services between Schwaz, Austria and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Schwaz to Florence via Brennero Brenner and Bolzano Bozen in around 7h 8m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Florence 5 times a week. Tickets cost €25 - €31 and the journey takes 7h 5m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €1900
Flights from Innsbruck to Florence via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €2100
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Flights from Zurich to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €1200
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €400
Flights from Munich to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Innsbruck to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€85 - €290
Flights from Munich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €240
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Innsbruck to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Innsbruck to Florence via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €270
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Schwaz to Brennero Brenner
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Brennero Brenner to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Schwaz to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Brennero Brenner to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €13
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€11 - €13
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €14
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€12 - €14
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brennero Brenner to Bolzano Bozen
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Bolzano Bozen to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€27 - €90
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€27 - €40
Base Standard
€50 - €70
Base Premium
€60 - €90
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€11 - €15
Base Standard
€25 - €35
Base Premium
€30 - €45
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 Bolzano to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €65
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€25 - €35
Smart Low Cost
€22 - €35
Smart Flex
€45 - €65
Train from Bologna Centrale to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €40
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€14 - €21
Smart Low Cost
€12 - €17
Smart Flex
€26 - €40
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Kufstein to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€16 - €25
Website
Railjet
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €60
Website
Railjet
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Innsbruck Südbahnstraße to Florence
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€25 - €31
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Schwaz to Florence is 512 km. It takes approximately 4h 52m to drive from Schwaz to Florence.

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British Airways, Vueling Airlines, Air Dolomiti and two other airlines offer flights from Innsbruck Airport to Florence Airport.

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