Rome to Florence

Rome to Florence

  Oct 28, 2021, 59 trips (11 – 272)

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3h 15m First: 19:45 Last: 23:45

From 11


1h 26m First: 5:40 Last: 20:50

From 39


1d 4h 25m Deps: 16:25

From 272

Rome to Florence Schedule

Rome to Florence Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
NTV Smart 05:40 - 07:17€ 38.75
NTV Smart 06:40 - 08:17€ 38.75
NTV Smart 08:25 - 09:57€ 38.75
NTV Smart 10:40 - 12:17€ 38.75
NTV Smart 12:25 - 13:57€ 38.75
NTV Smart 14:40 - 16:17€ 38.75
NTV Smart 16:40 - 18:17€ 38.75
NTV Smart 18:15 - 19:52€ 38.75
NTV Smart 20:40 - 22:17€ 38.75
FlixBus Economy 20:15 - 23:35€ 14
FlixBus Economy 22:45 - 02:10€ 14
Itabus Comfort 23:45 - 03:15€ 27.47

Transportation from Rome to Florence

How to get from Rome to Florence

When you want to get from Rome to Florence, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus
  • Train

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Train. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about EUR 153.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as EUR 11.00.

How far is Rome from Florence?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Rome to Florence. Your trip will be a total of 194 miles (311 km). The flying distance is 149 miles (239 km).

How long does it take to get from Rome to Florence?

The travel time from Rome to Florence can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 28 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Rome to Florence?

The cost of the trip from Rome to Florence varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is FlixBus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as EUR 11.00 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as EUR 153.00.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Rome to Florence:

  • Bus tickets - EUR 11.00 to EUR 21.00;
  • Train tickets - EUR 39.00 to EUR 39.00;
  • Plane tickets - EUR 85.00 to EUR 153.00;

How many trips per day are there between Rome and Florence?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Rome to Florence depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 19:45 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:45. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Rome to Florence. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is EUR 85.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Rome to Florence
Alitalia, Wizz Air


Taking a bus from Rome to Florence is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Rome to Florence

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Rome to Florence? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% users enjoyed a train ride.