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There are 10 ways to get from Split to Florence by car ferry, train, bus, car or plane

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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Car ferry, train via Bologna C.Le  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$55 - $83

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Car ferry, bus  •  13 h 8 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  2. Take the bus from Ancona to Florence, Florence 509

$39 - $57

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Car ferry, train Trenitalia  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Firenze Smn (Fi) Prato - Bologna / ...

$45 - $79

Bus  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zagreb 936a
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Florence Florentia Bus / ...

$57 - $197

Train  •  17 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$94 - $178

Car ferry, drive  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  2. Drive from Ancona to Florence

$66 - $102

Fly to Florence  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Florence (FLR) SPU - FLR

$114 - $556

Fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Pisa (PSA) SPU - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$159 - $767

Fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Bologna (BLQ) SPU - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$177 - $478

Fly to Rome, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Rome (FCO) SPU - FCO
  2. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$79 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Split to Florence is to car ferry and bus which costs 250 kn - 370 kn and takes 13 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Florence is to fly which costs 700 kn - 3.600 kn and takes 6 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Split to Florence. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Florence via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Florence. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Villach Hbf and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 40 min.

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The distance between Split and Florence is 419 km.

The best way to get from Split to Florence without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 11 h 6 min and costs 350 kn - 550 kn.

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It takes approximately 11 h 6 min to get from Split to Florence, including transfers.

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Split to Florence bus services, operated by Promet Makarska, depart from Split station.

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Split to Florence train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Split station.

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The best way to get from Split to Florence is to bus which takes 15 h 50 min and costs 360 kn - 1.300 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 600 kn - 1.200 kn and takes 17 h 40 min, you could also fly, which costs 700 kn - 3.600 kn and takes 6 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Split to Florence.
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  • Distance: 261.8 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 6 min

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Florence, Italy?

You can take a bus from Split to Florence via Zagreb in around 15 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Split to Florence via Zagreb, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Villach Hbf, and Venezia Mestre in around 17 h 40 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Split to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Split to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Split to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $330
Flights from Split to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Split to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Split to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Split to Pisa via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Split to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Flights from Split to Pisa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Split to Bologna via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Split to Pisa via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Flights from Split to Pisa via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Flights from Split to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Flights from Split to Bologna via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Split to Pisa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Split to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Train operators
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 Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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 Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Ancona to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Ancona to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Promet Makarska
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Florence
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to SITA Firenze
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
atvo.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Firenze
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$156
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$21 - $27
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$46
Vehicle
$69

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There is no direct flight from Split Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Split to Florence bus services, operated by Florentia Bus, arrive at Florence station.

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Split to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Croatia Airlines, Vueling Airlines and Alitalia offer flights from Split Airport to Florence Airport.

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There are 5442+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Split to Split Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 40 min and costs 17 kn.

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