There are 9 ways to get from Switzerland 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.

Recommended option

Fly Zurich to Florence  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR

$87 - $377

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Florence, Florence N524 / ...

$43 - $75

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Fly Geneva to Florence  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Florence (FLR) GVA - FLR

$50 - $252

Fly Basel to Pisa, train  •  5 h 9 min

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

$54 - $368

Fly Geneva to Pisa, train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$50 - $289

Train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$70 - $130

Train via Zug(CH)  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Zug 5
  2. Take the train from Zug(CH) to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$110 - $199

Bus Autolinee Gambioli  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Zürich to Firenze Nord

$47 - $70

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Florence 369.2 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Switzerland to Florence is to bus which costs SFr 45 - SFr 70 and takes 9 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Switzerland to Florence is to fly which takes 3 h 48 min and costs SFr 85 - SFr 380.

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The distance between Switzerland and Florence is 410 km. The road distance is 591 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Switzerland to Florence, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Switzerland to Florence. However, there are services departing from Zürich and arriving at Stazione Montelungo via Autostrada 02. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Switzerland to Florence. However, there are services departing from Zürich Stadelhofen and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Zuerich Hb and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Switzerland and Florence, Italy?

Swiss flies from Zürich to Florence 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zürich to Florence via Zürich HB, Zuerich Hb, and Milano Centrale in around 6 h 40 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Geneva to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Geneva to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Train operators
Trenitalia
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
italotreno.it
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Stadelhofen to Zug
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zug(CH) to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Zürich to Firenze Nord
Ave. Duration
7 h 54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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