|Avg. Bus Duration:|
5 hours 52 minutes
|Coach Ticket Price:||$14|
|Buses depart from:||Milan|
|Bus arrives in:||Florence|
|Bus Companies:||Flixbus, Marino Autolinee|
Eurolines, Flixbus, Megabus, and Baltour all provide direct buses from Milan to Florence, with journey times of between 3.5 and 5.5 hours. Megabus has six departures a day, starting in the early hours and running until around 9:30 p.m. Flixbus departures are at around 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m. There are 4 direct Eurolines buses, as well as two with connections at Bologna. Departures start at around 9:00 a.m. and run until about 10:00 p.m.
Return buses from buses from Florence to Milan are also available.
Buses from Milan to Florence depart from the Lampugnano Bus Station in the city center, with Metro trains and buses linking Lampugnano to destinations across Florence. Milan's extensive transport network includes one of the world's largest tram systems, as well as fast suburban trains and frequent bus routes, some of which operate until around 2:00 a.m. Taxis are available at Lampugnano Bus Station.
The terracotta dome of the beautiful Duomo Cathedral dominates Florence's skyline and the cathedral is one of the places where the city's Renaissance heritage can be seen. Florence is compact enough to explore easily by foot, with pleasant walks between the Uffizi Gallery, the Palazzo Vecchio, the Ponte Vecchio and the cathedral, along with many other attractions. Restaurants and bars can be found in the area around Piazza della Signoria. Buses from Milan to Florence arrive at the Santa Maria Novella Station on Piazzale Montelungo in the city center. The station is part of Florence's public transport network of local trains and buses, as well as one tram line. A taxi rank is located outside Santa Maria Novella.