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There are 8 ways to get from Villach to Florence by train, bus, night train, car, shuttle or plane

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Train Trenitalia  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Firenze S.Maria Novella En

$30 - $70

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Bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Udine, Udine N467 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Udine, Udine to Florence, Florence 537

$29 - $52

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Train Trenitalia Frecce  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$47 - $85

Night train  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Firenze S.M.N. Nj / ...

$30 - $80

Drive  •  4h 37m

  1. Drive from Villach to Florence 310.8 miles

$70 - $110

Shuttle to Ljubljana, fly  •  7h 13m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Villach to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Florence (FLR) LJU - FLR

$253 - $755

Train, train to Trieste, fly  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Udine
  2. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Aeroporto
  3. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Florence (FLR) TRS - FLR

$137 - $294

Fly from Klagenfurt  •  7h 4m

  1. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Florence (FLR) KLU - FLR

$84 - $391

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The cheapest way to get from Villach to Florence is to bus which costs 25€ - 50€ and takes 8h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Villach to Florence is to drive which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 4h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Villach to Florence. However, there are services departing from Villach and arriving at Florence, Florence via Udine, Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Villach Hbf and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 19m.

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The distance between Villach and Florence is 375 km. The road distance is 497.2 km.

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The best way to get from Villach to Florence without a car is to train which takes 5h 19m and costs 29€ - 65€.

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The train from Villach Hbf to Firenze S.Maria Novella takes 5h 19m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Villach to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Villach station.

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Villach to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Villach Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Villach to Florence is to train which takes 5h 19m and costs 29€ - 65€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 25€ - 50€ and takes 8h 30m, you could also fly, which costs 70€ - 340€ and takes 7h 4m.

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Map of how to get from Villach to Florence.
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  • Distance: 234.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 19m

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

Trenitalia operates a train from Villach to Florence once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $70 and the journey takes 5h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Villach to Florence via Udine, Udine in around 8h 30m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Flights from Klagenfurt to Florence via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Klagenfurt to Florence via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $490
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Milan Malpensa, Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Trieste to Florence via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,700
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Klagenfurt to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Florence via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
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 Villach Hbf to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$60 - $70
Night train from Villach Hbf to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
6h 8m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$60 - $70
Train from Udine to Trieste Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $8
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$6 - $8
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
3h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Villach Hbf to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
5h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Villach Hauptbahnhof to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
nightjet.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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Villach to Udine, Udine
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Udine, Udine to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Touristik Kärnten Transfer
Phone
+43 660 9030012
Email
office@touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Website
touristik-kaernten-transfer.at
Shuttle from Villach to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
touristik-kaernten-transfer.at

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There is no direct flight from Ljubljana Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Villach to Florence bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Florence, Florence station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Villach to Florence is 497 km. It takes approximately 4h 37m to drive from Villach to Florence.

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Austrian Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Air Dolomiti and five other airlines offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Villach to Florence train tickets online with Loco2.

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Book your Villach to Florence bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 6130+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Villach to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h and costs 45€.

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