The cheapest buses from Florence to Rome

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$14

Average

$21

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Florence to Rome will cost around $ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 14.

Cheapest
12:40PMFlorence3h45 04:25PMRome
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$141One-way
Cheapest
11:20AMFlorence3h45 03:05PMRome
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$141One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:10PMFlorence4h00 06:10PMRome
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$161One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:25PMFlorence3h50 12:15AMRome
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$161One-way
2nd Cheapest
02:55PMFlorence3h50 06:45PMRome
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$161One-way

Timetable Florence to Rome

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01:30AMFlorence3h15 04:45AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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08:55AMFlorence4h05 01:00PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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11:20AMFlorence3h45 03:05PMRome
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12:40PMFlorence3h45 04:25PMRome
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02:10PMFlorence4h00 06:10PMRome
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02:55PMFlorence3h50 06:45PMRome
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04:00PMFlorence4h00 08:00PMRome
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06:10PMFlorence3h45 09:55PMRome
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07:05PMFlorence3h45 10:50PMRome
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07:35PMFlorence4h05 11:40PMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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08:25PMFlorence3h50 12:15AMRome
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10:10PMFlorence6h35 04:45AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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Sun
Sep 26
$27Regionale
$14Itabus
Mon
Sep 27
$27Regionale
$14Itabus
Tue
Sep 28
$25Intercity
$11Itabus
Wed
Sep 29
$25Intercity
$11Itabus
Thu
Sep 30
$25Intercity
$11Itabus
Fri
Oct 1
$25Intercity
$11Itabus
Sat
Oct 2
$25Intercity
$11Itabus
Sun
Oct 3
$25Intercity
$9Itabus
Mon
Oct 4
$25Intercity
$9Itabus
Tue
Oct 5
$25Intercity
$9Itabus
Wed
Oct 6
$19Intercity
$9Itabus
Thu
Oct 7
$19Intercity
$9Itabus
Fri
Oct 8
$19Intercity
$9Itabus
Sat
Oct 9
$19Intercity
$9Itabus
Sun
Oct 10
$19Intercity
$14Itabus
Mon
Oct 11
$16Intercity
$9Itabus
Tue
Oct 12
$16Intercity
$9Itabus
Wed
Oct 13
$16Intercity
$9Itabus
Thu
Oct 14
$16Intercity
$9Itabus
Fri
Oct 15
$19Intercity
$9Itabus
Sat
Oct 16
$12Intercity
$9Itabus

The fastest buses from Florence to Rome

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

3 h 15 m

Average

4 h 3 m

Buses per day

12

Distance

231 km

Of the 12 buses that leave Florence for Rome every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 231 km distance in an average of 4 h 3 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 15 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 35 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
01:30AMFlorence3h15 04:45AMRoma, Autostazione Tiburtina
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$371One-way
12:40PMFlorence3h45 04:25PMRome
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$141One-way
07:05PMFlorence3h45 10:50PMRome
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$161One-way
11:20AMFlorence3h45 03:05PMRome
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$141One-way
06:10PMFlorence3h45 09:55PMRome
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$161One-way

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Bus Information to Rome from Florence

distanceDistance143 miles (231 km)
durationAverage bus duration3 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$12 (€9)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee, Infobus or Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from Florence to Rome cover the 143 miles (231 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee, Infobus or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $11 (€9), but the average price of bus tickets is $12 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.

Bus companies

FlixBus between Florence and Rome

For as little as $11 (€9) you can travel by bus from Florence to Rome with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Florence to Rome.

Enjoy a smooth and easy journey between Florence and Rome with FlixBus! As an official travel partner of FlixBus, Omio can help you search current bus schedules and timetables from FlixBus, compare the best routes from Florence to Rome as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable FlixBus Florence to Rome bus ticket available today. If you search for FlixBus tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the bus station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way bus between Florence and Rome on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 143 miles (231 km) journey from Florence to Rome with ease and comfort on a bus with FlixBus.

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket between Florence and Rome:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Florence to Rome

Buses in Europe are a convenient way to travel between cities, with numerous companies offering both domestic and international routes. Buses from Florence to Rome are operated by BusCenter, Flixbus, and Baltour with journey times between 3-4 hours.

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Florence to Rome Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Florence to Rome when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€20

1 Day in Advance

€18

1 Week in Advance

€15

2 Weeks in Advance

€15

1 Month in Advance

€14

3 Months in Advance

€14

Florence to Rome Buses: General Information


While taking a bus is slower than the train, it is significantly cheaper and can take under 3 hours to arrive in Rome.


  • autobus Most Florence to Rome buses are run by either Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from Firenze Piazzale Montelungo and arrive at Rome's Autostazione Tiburtina bus station.
  • autobus Traveling from Florence to Rome by bus takes as little as 3 hours.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Florence to Rome bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Florence to Rome buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 10% cheaper to book Florence to Rome buses a day ahead of time as opposed to purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 25% cheaper to book a Florence to Rome bus ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Florence to Rome bus tickets are 30% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

Taking the Bus from Florence

Buses from Florence to Rome depart from the Santa Maria Novella bus station, located on Piazzale Montelungo in the city center. Frequent local trains and buses with routes across the city depart from here, Florence has one tram line which also stops at Santa Maria Novella. A taxi rank is located at the station.

Getting into Rome by Bus

Rome was once the center of the Holy Roman Empire, evidence of which can be seen in the city's many archaeological remains. This romantic city is full of surprises, with something new to see and explore around every corner, from parks and Roman baths to statues and fountains, churches to castles. It is easy to spend a day wandering narrow, cobbled streets, or wide boulevards, and enjoying coffees and meals in pretty piazzas. Buses from Florence to Rome arrive at Tiburtina Autostazione, which is located in Piazzale Mazzoni close to the city center. Transport links from the station to the center are made by local buses and line 8 of the Metro. Rome's extensive transport network is made up of buses, trams and suburban trains, as well as the Metro, which is replaced by buses at night. Taxi ranks are located outside Tiburtina Autostazione.

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FAQs
How much does a cheap bus to Rome from Florence cost?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets from Florence to Rome for as low as $11 (€9)  for the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket from Florence to Rome?
The Florence to Rome bus ticket price is on average $12 (€9)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
How far is Rome from Florence by bus?
The Florence to Rome bus distance is approximately 143 miles (231 km).
What is the Florence to Rome bus travel time?
While the time it takes to travel 143 miles (231 km) between Florence and Rome can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Florence to Rome bus journey time is on average 3 h 45 min.
What station does the bus from Florence to Rome depart from? Which Rome bus station do I come into from Florence?

Some of the Florence bus stations to Rome you can start your journey from include Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1, Florence, Viale Filippo Strozzi and Florence, Santa Caterina D'Alessandria. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Rome include Rome, Tiburtina Station, Rome, Termini (G) and Rome, Roma Ostiense.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella   and arriving in Rome, Tiburtina Station.

Where is the departure bus station in Florence located? Where is the arrival bus station in Rome located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Firenze Santa Maria Novella, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Florence.

The most popular arrival bus station, Rome, Tiburtina Station, is located 2 mile (s) / 4 km away from the city center of Rome.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Florence to Rome?
When taking a bus from Florence to Rome, you can count on Flixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee, Infobus or Eurolines Switzerland for the best way to get you to Rome. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Rome from Florence and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Are there any nonstop bus services from Florence to Rome?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Florence to Rome on Omio with Flixbus, Marino Autolinee, BlaBlaCar, Autoservizi Salemi or Itabus, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your bus ticket.
What are the first and last departure bus times from Florence to Rome?
You can take the earliest bus from Florence to Rome at 8: 30 AM   or take the last bus from Florence to Rome leaving at 7: 05 PM. Look for the latest Florence to Rome bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this trip.
When should I buy the Florence to Rome bus for the best deals on tickets?
You can find buses to Rome from Florence to cost on average $12 (€9) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying bus tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Florence to Rome bus generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Florence
Firenze (Autostazione Sita - Via S. Caterina Da Siena)
Amenities
Firenze - Montelungo
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