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There are 8 ways to get from Valencia 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 to Florence  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Florence (FLR) VLC - FLR

$103 - $196

Cheapest option

Fly to Pisa, train  •  5 h 40 min

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

$43 - $267

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Fly to Bologna, train  •  5 h 37 min

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

$61 - $458

Fly to Rome, train  •  6 h 48 min

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

$88 - $310

Train  •  18 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants Em
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  4. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  5. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$227 - $338

Bus FlixBus  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Barcelona
  2. Take the bus from Barcelona to Girona Airport 604
  3. Take the bus from Girona Airport to Florence, Florence

$96 - $160

Bus  •  2 days 23 h

  1. Take the bus from Valencia to Florence

$160 - $250

Drive  •  13 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Valencia to Florence 894.8 miles

$210 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Valencia to Florence is to fly and train which costs 35€ - 240€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valencia to Florence is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 400€ and takes 5 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Valencia and arriving at Florence. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 days 23 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Valencia to Florence. However, there are services departing from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Barcelona Sants, Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 32 min.

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The distance between Valencia and Florence is 1077 km. The road distance is 1431.7 km.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Florence without a car is to train which takes 18 h 32 min and costs 190€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Valencia to Florence, including transfers.

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Valencia to Florence bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Valencia station.

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Valencia to Florence train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), depart from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla station.

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The best way to get from Valencia to Florence is to fly which takes 6 h 49 min and costs 85€ - 180€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 300€ and takes 18 h 32 min, you could also bus, which costs 80€ - 140€ and takes 20 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Valencia to Florence.
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  • Distance: 673.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 49 min

What companies run services between Valencia, Spain and Florence, Italy?

Iberia, Alitalia and 16 other airlines fly from Valencia to Florence hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Valencia to Florence via Barcelona Sants, Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 18 h 32 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $430
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Valencia to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Valencia to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Valencia to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Valencia to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Valencia to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Valencia to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $650
Flights from Valencia to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $1,800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Valencia to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Valencia to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $750
Flights from Valencia to Rome via Palermo
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $480
Flights from Valencia to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Ibiza, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Valencia to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $3,200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Valencia to Florence via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Train operators
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
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
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
$15 - $23
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
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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
$17 - $25
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
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Valencia Joaquin Sorolla to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
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 Valencia to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Valencia to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 days 23 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $250
Website
alsa.com
Sagales
Phone
93 593 13 00
Email
info@sagales.com
Website
sagales.com
Bus from Barcelona to Girona Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
sagales.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 Girona Airport to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Valencia Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Valencia to Florence bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Florence station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Valencia to Florence is 1432 km. It takes approximately 13 h 39 min to drive from Valencia to Florence.

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Transavia Holland, British Airways, Alitalia and nine other airlines offer flights from Valencia 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 Valencia to Valencia Airport is to line 3 subway which takes 21 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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