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Overview: Train from Athens to Florence

distanceDistance761 miles (1227 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Athens to Florence cover the 761 miles (1227 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Athens and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

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FAQs

What are the travel restrictions for Florence, Italy if I'm coming from Athens, Greece by train?

Travel by train between Athens, Greece and Florence, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Florence from Athens restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Greece

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Athens?

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Florence, Italy?

The government of Italy has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 1/24/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Athens to Florence closer to your date of departure here

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Greece from Florence, Italy?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Florence to Athens is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Greece from Italy?

Reentry to Greece is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Greece from Florence?

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Health screen upon arrival. Travelers showing symptoms will be asked to quarantine for 5 days
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Athens, Greece?

The government of Greece has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Athens from Florence here.

How far is Athens to Florence by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Athens and Florence by train to be approximately 761 miles (1227 km).

What train station in Athens goes to Florence? What train station do I come into Florence from Athens?

Omio customers book a train from Athens   to Firenze Santa Maria Novella   most frequently for this route.

Where is the Athens train station located? Where is the Florence train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Athens, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Firenze Santa Maria Novella, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Athens
Florence
The major railway station for departures from Athens is Athens. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Athens for your journey between Athens and Florence.

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