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22 h 34 m
22 h 34 m
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It's difficult to get from Barcelona to Florence without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||489 miles (789 km)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Train companies||Renfe SNCF|
Trains from Barcelona to Florence cover the 489 miles (789 km) long journey taking on average 22 h 34 min with our travel partners like Renfe SNCF. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
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Barcelona to Florence train information with Renfe-SNCF:
Since there is no direct connection between Barcelona and Florence, the best option for scheduling this train journey is to make a first trip to Marseille and then take the connection to Florence. The first journey, of which there are 13 connections, is made in 4 hours and 39 minutes, while the only option for the second culminates in about 14.
To travel by train Barcelona Florencia it is usual to use vehicles from Renfe, SNCF and Trenitalia Thello, all of them reference companies in the countries crossed during this journey. Although it is necessary to make several stopovers, the truth is that the trips are made in a comfortable and quiet.
Travelling by train Barcelona Florence requires an investment of almost 19 hours, which can be extended depending on the time of arrival and departure to and from Marseille. The distance between the Spanish city and the Italian city is 789 kilometers. However, it is necessary to make several stops and railroad changes.
For the first stretch by train from Barcelona to Florence it is possible to choose between 13 daily frequencies, of which only 1 is direct. The rest includes stops in cities such as Montpellier, Avignon or Lyon. For the Marseille-Florence route, there is only one possibility, with an early afternoon departure and stopovers in Vertimiglia and Genoa.
Sants Barcelona Station: the main train station of Barcelona is located in a central location, in the district of Sants. It is easily reached by bus lines 109, D40 and H10, trains R1, R2N and R4 or metro lines 3 and 5. It is a very wide and very complete installation, with all the necessary services, commerce and information for travellers.
Station of Florence Santa Maria Novella: located in the center, just 10 minutes from the basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore, enormous and equipped with a wide commercial equipment, is the largest in Tuscany and a constructive masterpiece of Italian Rationalism. It is possible to move from it to the Duomo, or any other central Florentine point, walking, as the journey just over the kilometer, as well as using the bus line 14.
Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Florence, Italy by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/3/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Florence from Barcelona as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Florence to Barcelona is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Spain is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
What are the requirements?
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/3/22. 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 Barcelona from Florence here.
There are a few train stations in Barcelona to start your route from including Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. In Florence you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Barcelona Sants and travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the train station to the city center in Florence.
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