The cheapest trains from La Spezia to Florence

Showing times and prices for Oct 25

Cheapest

$17

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 La Spezia to Florence will cost around $ 21 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 17.

Cheapest
08:40AMCa' Di Boschetti3h10 11:50AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
2 changes
$171One-way
Cheapest
04:38PMCa' Di Boschetti2h29 07:07PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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$171One-way
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06:36AMCa' Di Boschetti2h56 09:32AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
2 changes
$171One-way
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05:17PMCa' Di Boschetti2h15 07:32PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
$171One-way
Cheapest
06:29PMCa' Di Boschetti2h03 08:32PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
$171One-way

Timetable La Spezia to Florence

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06:36AMCa' Di Boschetti2h56 09:32AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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07:24AMCa' Di Boschetti2h37 10:01AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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08:16AMCa' Di Boschetti2h28 10:44AMFlorence Campo di Marte
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08:16AMCa' Di Boschetti2h51 11:07AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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08:40AMCa' Di Boschetti3h10 11:50AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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08:40AMCa' Di Boschetti2h52 11:32AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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01:44PMCa' Di Boschetti2h23 04:07PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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04:38PMCa' Di Boschetti2h29 07:07PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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05:17PMCa' Di Boschetti2h15 07:32PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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06:29PMCa' Di Boschetti2h03 08:32PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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Sun
Oct 24
$17Regionale
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Mon
Oct 25
$17Regionale
$11Itabus
Tue
Oct 26
$17Regionale
$11Itabus
Wed
Oct 27
$17Regionale
$11Itabus
Thu
Oct 28
$17Regionale
$10Itabus
Fri
Oct 29
$17Regionale
$11Itabus
Sat
Oct 30
$17Regionale
$10Itabus
Sun
Oct 31
$17Regionale
$14Itabus
Mon
Nov 1
$17Regionale
$14Itabus
Tue
Nov 2
$17Regionale
$10Itabus
Wed
Nov 3
$17Regionale
$6Itabus
Thu
Nov 4
$17Regionale
$6Itabus
Fri
Nov 5
$17Regionale
$2Itabus
Sat
Nov 6
$15Intercity
$2Itabus
Sun
Nov 7
$16Intercity Notte
$2Itabus
Mon
Nov 8
$17Regionale
$6Itabus
Tue
Nov 9
$17Regionale
$6Itabus
Wed
Nov 10
$17Regionale
$6Itabus
Thu
Nov 11
$17Regionale
$6Itabus
Fri
Nov 12
$17Regionale
$10Itabus
Sat
Nov 13
$15Intercity
$2Itabus

The fastest trains from La Spezia to Florence

Showing times and prices for Oct 25

Fastest Journey

2 h 3 m

Average

2 h 36 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

119 km

Of the 10 trains that leave La Spezia for Florence every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 119 km distance in an average of 2 h 36 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 3 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 10 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
06:29PMCa' Di Boschetti2h03 08:32PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
$171One-way
2nd Fastest
05:17PMCa' Di Boschetti2h15 07:32PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
$171One-way
01:44PMCa' Di Boschetti2h23 04:07PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
0 changes
$171One-way
08:16AMCa' Di Boschetti2h28 10:44AMFlorence Campo di Marte
1 changes
$431One-way
04:38PMCa' Di Boschetti2h29 07:07PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
1 changes
$171One-way

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Train Information between La Spezia and Florence

distanceDistance73 miles (118 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price$17 (€14)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRegionale, Regionale Veloce, Frecciabianca, Intercity, Frecciargento or Trenitalia

Trains from La Spezia to Florence cover the 73 miles (118 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 12 min with our travel partners like Regionale, Regionale Veloce, Frecciabianca, Intercity, Frecciargento or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $17 (€14), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $17 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from La Spezia Centrale and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Train companies

Trenitalia La Spezia – Florence

Find the best trains between La Spezia and Florence with Omio's travel partners Trenitalia from $17 (€14). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

Trenitalia

Trenitalia is Italy’s national railroad company providing services across the whole country, giving you ample opportunity to discover the beauty and culture of Italy. Trenitalia’s fleet of trains include its high-speed trains Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca as well as intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard services on long-distance routes, and, in most cases, there is barrier-free access on Trenitalia trains.

Taking a train with Trenitalia is a great way to travel from La Spezia to Florence, and Omio can show you the best times and tickets available for the 73 miles (118 km) long train trip. Trenitalia offers different fares for the La Spezia to Florence journey with ticket options like Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria. You can even apply Trenitalia discount cards on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets. Simply check the current Trenitalia train schedule, compare the cheapest, fastest, or earliest routes between La Spezia and Florence, and buy your cheap Trenitalia train ticket on Omio easily and securely today.

La Spezia to Florence train information with Trenitalia:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 40 min
  • Trenitalia frequency: 10 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Trenitalia train ticket between La Spezia and Florence:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Refund or voucher policy
  • In the case of Trenitalia cancellations, the customer will be contacted directly. If the customer does not intend to travel, they can still obtain a full refund by submitting a cancellation request (relevant special conditions might apply) by filling in a request form for an electronic credit here: https://reclami-e-suggerimenti.trenitalia.com/rimborsi/en/Anagrafica.aspx
  • Alternatively, the customer can request a refund for the payment method they used at the time of purchase by contacting a Trenitalia ticket office and presenting the communication received. Find the refund request form for regional trains here: https://www.trenitalia.com/content/dam/tcom/allegati/trenitalia/in_regione/Modulo_Indennit%C3%A0_Rimborsi_Coronavirus_posta_mail.pdf.
  • For further information and cancellation procedures go to the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en/info_contacts/refund-for-journey-cancellation.html Or in Italian here: https://www.trenitalia.com/it/informazioni/rimborso-per-rinuncia-al-viaggio-febbraio-2020.html

Trains from La Spezia to Florence

There are myriad options for trains from La Spezia to Florence that operate each day, with hundreds of routes run each week from which passengers can choose. To traverse the roughly 95 miles (150 km), trains typically take between about 1h 30min and about 4h, depending on the designated transfers. Usually, there is a single service in the middle of the night, then a regular service operating several routes most hours of the day will begin early in the morning.

 

La Spezia to Florence Train Time: Daily Departures

The trains from La Spezia to Florence operate regularly and frequently. Each week, more than 500 services complete the journey, which means there are over 70 daily options. While there is one route that usually runs in the middle of the night—around 1:30 a.m.— regular service typically begins roughly around 4:45 a.m., after which point, between one and seven departures leave La Spezia each hour until about 9:20 p.m. There are some outliers, such as once a week when the last train is closer to 11:00 p.m.

 

How long is the journey by train from La Spezia to Florence?

With so many service options for trains from La Spezia to Florence, passengers will find that the durations can vary significantly. The fastest route offered takes about 1h 30min whereas the slowest option typically takes about 4h. There are a few factors affecting the durations; some services, for example, run fast trains on the route, while others operate regional and intercity trains. Additionally, there is just a small number of options that run directly; a majority of trip options will include at least one transfer.

 

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from La Spezia to Florence?

Departure train station: Trains from La Spezia to Florence will depart from one of three stations: La Spezia Centrale, Ca’ Di Boschetti or La Spezia Migliarina. From the city center to Centrale, it is a .8-mile (1.3-km) walk. Travelers can also catch a taxi, which takes about 5min. From the city center to Ca’ Di Boschetti, the 3-mile (4.8-km) trip takes about 10min by taxi. Finally, to get to La Spezia Migliarina, travelers can either take the REG regional train provided by Trenitalia or take a 7min taxi ride to go the 2.2 miles (3.5 km). At all three stations there are restrooms and ticketing areas.

Arrival train station: In Florence, the three arrivals stations are Santa Maria Novella, Campo di Marte and Rifredi. From Rifredi and Santa Maria Novella it's roughly 3-to-4 miles (4.8-6.4 km) to the center of the city. Campo di Marte is just roughly 0.7 miles (1.1 km). To get to any of the stations, passengers can grab public transport—such as the 301A bus from Santa Maria Novella, or the REG train from either Campo di Marte or Rifredi. Taxis are also available. At each station there are restrooms and ticketing areas.

    

Which train companies travel from La Spezia to Florence?

Trenitalia operates the services that run from La Spezia, in the west of Italy, to Florence, which sits in the middle of the country. The services that are provided by the train company can vary in duration, in train type and in the number of transfers that are designated for each of the identified routes. This means that passengers have many factors to consider when selecting the most suitable ticket and journey for their trip. What’s more Trenitalia provides choices in terms of departure train stations upon leaving La Spezia, as well as arrival train stations upon pulling in to Florence.

 

Trenitalia trains from La Spezia to Florence

Trenitalia’s service options from La Spezia to Florence include routes that run either intercity trains, a combination of intercity and regional trains, or Frecciargento trains, which operate on both fast and traditional lines. The services can be as quick as about 1h 30min, or as long as 4h—the duration typically depends on the time of day during which the route is operated. While there are a few direct services, most trains will have at least one transfer at Pisa Centrale, Viareggio, Sarzana or a combination of one of those stations along with one of the stations located in the departure or arrival city. Typically, between about 4:45 a.m. and 9:20 p.m. there are multiple trains departing each hour.

 

Train La Spezia to Florence: Services on Board

There is wi-fi available on the Frecciagento trains from La Spezia to Florence; however, it may not be available on the regional or intercity trains that run the route. The luggage policy is a bit more consistent. Passengers are able to bring luggage that can be stored easily and does not encroach upon the space of other passengers and does not obstruct walkways. Additionally, folded bicycles that are disassembled and contained are allowed on board for free. Small pets are allow on trains so long at they are kept in a container that does not exceed 27.5 x 12 x 19.5 in (70 x 30 x 50 cm). While transport for smaller pets is free, transport for larger dogs is allowed at a cost of about 50% of a normal ticket. In all cases, pets cannot occupy a passenger seat or enter restrooms and dining cars. The only exception is guide dogs, which also travel free. Passengers with reduced mobility will benefit from the services provided by RFI, which are designed to support those who use wheelchairs, are visually or hearing impaired, are elderly, or are otherwise handicapped. Individuals who intend to use the service are asked to contact Sale Blu of RFI to arrange assistance in advance.

 

How to find cheap train tickets from La Spezia to Florence?

To affect the cost of a ticket for a train from La Spezia to Florence, passengers have a number of options. For instance, trains that operate outside of business commute times are typically lower in cost. This is also true of tickets for trains that have multiple transfers and those that run on the regional trains. Additionally, passengers can opt to book non-refundable, standard second-class tickets for the journey; while these remove flexibility, they are generally cost-effective options. There are also a number of potential discount opportunities that are available to travelers; specifically, Trenitalia’s Bimbi Gratis offer allows children under the age of 15 who are with families comprised of two-to-five people will travel for free—youths must be accompanied by an adult.

Train tickets from La Spezia to Florence: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 18 €
2 weeks earlier 18 €0%
3 weeks earlier 17 €6%
1 month before 16 €13%
2 months earlier 15 €20%
3 months earlier 15 €20%


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  • Buying your train ticket from La Spezia - Florence 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 6% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket La Spezia - Florence with 2 months in advance you save up to about 20% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 20%.
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Travel Tips

Trains from La Spezia to Florence
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FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from La Spezia to Florence?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Florence from La Spezia for as low as $17 (€14)  for the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train from La Spezia to Florence?
The train price between La Spezia and Florence is on average $17 (€14)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Florence from La Spezia by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between La Spezia and Florence by train to be approximately 73 miles (118 km).
How many hours is the train time to Florence from La Spezia?
While the time it takes to travel 73 miles (118 km) from La Spezia to Florence can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the La Spezia to Florence train journey time is on average 2 h 12 min.
What train station in La Spezia goes to Florence? What train station do I come into Florence from La Spezia?

When taking a train from La Spezia, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including La Spezia Centrale, La Spezia Migliarina and La Spezia Marittima. When you arrive in Florence, your train can arrive in train stations including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from La Spezia Centrale   to Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Where is the departure train station in La Spezia located? Where is the arrival train station in Florence located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called La Spezia Centrale, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of La Spezia.

The most popular arrival train station, Firenze Santa Maria Novella, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Florence.

What train providers go from La Spezia to Florence?
Take the La Spezia to Florence train with Regionale, Regionale Veloce, Frecciabianca, Intercity, Frecciargento or Trenitalia. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Florence from La Spezia as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there between La Spezia and Florence a day?
On average, there are 10 trains a day from La Spezia to Florence. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from La Spezia to Florence? When does the last train depart from La Spezia to Florence?
You can take the first train from La Spezia to Florence at 5: 34 AM. The last train from La Spezia to Florence that you can take departs at 7: 21 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from La Spezia to Florence schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from La Spezia to Florence for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from La Spezia to Florence is on average $17 (€14) if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets between La Spezia and Florence available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

La Spezia
Florence
La Spezia Centrale is the most popular La Spezia railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in La Spezia for your trip to Florence.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
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Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 6, 9, 17, 20, 22, 23, 28, A, C, L, S, SA, SC
Train lines: REG, IC, FB