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There are 10 ways to get from Sorrento to Florence by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi 1
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella 8956 / ...

33€ - 90€

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Bus  •  9h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Sorrento to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi Sorrento
  2. Take the bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 Baltour

24€ - 33€

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Train, night train  •  8h 14m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi 1
  2. Take the night train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Firenze Campo Marte Ini

51€ - 75€

Drive  •  5h 1m

  1. Drive from Sorrento to Florence 511.7 km

60€ - 95€

Train to Naples, fly to Florence  •  6h 28m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Florence (FLR) NAP - FLR

59€ - 257€

Train to Naples, fly to Venice, train  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Venice (VCE) NAP - VCE
  3. Take the train from Mestre to Firenze Santa Maria Novella

54€ - 195€

Train, train to Rome, fly to Florence  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Take the train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
  3. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Florence (FLR) FCO - FLR

89€ - 357€

Train to Naples, fly to Verona, train  •  7h 9m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Verona (VRN) NAP - VRN
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze Santa Maria Novella

59€ - 241€

Train to Naples, fly to Genoa, train  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Genoa (GOA) NAP - GOA
  3. Take the train from Genova P.Za Principe to Firenze Rifredi

46€ - 218€

Train to Naples, fly to Rome, train  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Sorrento to Napoli P. Garibaldi
  2. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Rome (FCO) NAP - FCO
  3. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze Santa Maria Novella

63€ - 255€

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The cheapest way to get from Sorrento to Florence is to bus which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 9h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Sorrento to Florence is to train which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 4h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sorrento to Florence. However, there are services departing from Sorrento and arriving at FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 via Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Sorrento to Florence. However, there are services departing from Sorrento and arriving at Firenze Santa Maria Novella via Napoli Centrale Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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The distance between Sorrento and Florence is 435 km. The road distance is 511.7 km.

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The best way to get from Sorrento to Florence without a car is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs 30€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Sorrento to Florence, including transfers.

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Sorrento to Florence bus services, operated by Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l., depart from Sorrento station.

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Sorrento to Florence train services, operated by Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l., depart from Sorrento station.

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The best way to get from Sorrento to Florence is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs 30€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 9h 12m.

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  • Distance: 435.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Sorrento, Italy and Florence, Italy?

You can take a train from Sorrento to Florence via Napoli P. Garibaldi and Napoli Centrale Station in around 4h 49m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Sorrento to Florence via Napoli Piazza Garibaldi and Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark in around 9h 12m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Naples to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 310€
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 300€
Flights from Naples to Verona via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Flights from Naples to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 260€
Flights from Naples to Rome
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Naples to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 150€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Naples to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 320€
Flights from Naples to Genoa
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
27€ - 250€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Naples to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Naples to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Naples to Florence via Catania
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 280€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Naples to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
290€ - 1200€
Flights from Naples to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 1200€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Naples to Florence via Catania
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 280€
Flights from Naples to Florence via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 300€
Train operators
Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l.
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 Napoli Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 80€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
30€ - 45€
Smart Low Cost
27€ - 40€
Smart Flex
55€ - 80€
Train from Mestre to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
20€ - 29€
Smart Low Cost
18€ - 26€
Smart Flex
35€ - 55€
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
20€ - 28€
Smart Low Cost
17€ - 25€
Smart Flex
35€ - 55€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 50€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
19€ - 27€
Smart Low Cost
16€ - 24€
Smart Flex
35€ - 50€
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 55€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
21€ - 30€
Smart Low Cost
19€ - 27€
Smart Flex
40€ - 55€
Trenitalia Intercity Night

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
800 90 60 60
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Napoli Piazza Garibaldi to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia ICN
Schedules at
Trenitalia
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Bahn DB
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
19€ - 26€
Base Standard
35€ - 55€
Base Premium
45€ - 70€
Train from Genova P.Za Principe to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 70€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
20€ - 27€
Base Standard
35€ - 55€
Base Premium
45€ - 70€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
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 Napoli Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
15€ - 30€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
28€ - 31€
Bus operators
Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l.
Phone
+39 800 211 388
Email
b@eavsrl.it
Website
eavsrl.it
Bus from Sorrento to Napoli Piazza Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Ente Autonomo Volturno S.r.l.
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Napoli - Corso A. Lucci Parcheggio Metropark to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Website
Baltour

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There is no direct flight from Naples Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 10m and has one stopover.

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Sorrento to Florence bus services, operated by Baltour, arrive at FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17 station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Sorrento to Florence is 512 km. It takes approximately 5h 1m to drive from Sorrento to Florence.

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