The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Lucca to Florence is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 23 trains that leave Lucca for Florence every day 22 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||37 miles (60 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 20 min|
|Average train ticket price||$9 (€8)|
|Train providers||Frecciargento, Trenitalia, Regionale Veloce or Regionale|
Trains from Lucca to Florence cover the 37 miles (60 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Frecciargento, Trenitalia, Regionale Veloce or Regionale. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $9 (€8), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Lucca and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
You can travel by train to Florence from Lucca with Trenitalia for as low as $9 (€8). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Enjoy the train ride between Lucca and Florence with Trenitalia, Italy’s main provider of train services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and night trains. Bathrooms and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In many cases, Trenitalia trains also provide barrier-free access.
Trenitalia tickets between Lucca and Florence are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travelers, which you can use on Omio. When traveling on a Trenitalia train between Lucca and Florence, you can expect to travel 37 miles (60 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Lucca to Florence route and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!
The trip on trains from Lucca to Florence covers roughly 46 miles (74 km) and takes anywhere between 1h 20min and 1h 45min depending on the time of day of travel. There are about two trains departing every hour with a total of about 40 trains from Lucca to Florence per day.
There are about 40 daily trains from Lucca to Florence. In general, there's a departure from Lucca about twice per hour. There will be extra trains during peak travel times. The first train of the day departs Lucca just after 5:00 a.m. The last train of the day departs just after 10:00 p.m. The number of departures is somewhat less frequent on weekends and holidays.
Travel distance by train from Lucca to Florence is about 46 miles (74 km). The trip can take anywhere from 1h 20min and 1h 45min depending on the time of day you travel. Only one of the daily departures requires a transfer to another train, while the rest of the departures are direct routes.
Departure train station: Lucca Train Station. The Lucca Train Station is in the heart of the picturesque town of Lucca. The station offers several amenities for travelers such as a cafe for dining, a small retail shop, a ticket office, and restrooms. Getting to the Lucca Train Station is rather quick from almost anywhere in town. This is due to the fact that several local bus routes make stops just outside the station. If you are so inclined, there are many locations near the station that are easily accessible by foot as well. If you are coming from the airport to start your train trip, there is also a dedicated bus that runs between the station and the Pisa Airport.
Arrival train station: Santa Maria Novella Station. This station is in the center of Florence with easy access to the city from the station. In fact, many of the city's well-known destinations are just a short walk from the station. Because the station is a major hub for the city's bus system, getting to and from the station by bus to many locations in Florence is quite easy. The main level of the station has features like a tourist information center, available luggage services, a post office, a currency exchange, restrooms, and of course several ticket counters. Upstairs on the mezzanine level, you will find a bank and a pharmacy as well as shops and restaurants.
Service for trains from Lucca to Florence comes from Trenitalia. All of the trains for this route of service on this relatively short trip occur on their Regionale trains. There are no high-speed train offerings on this route. This type of train is common for inter-city travel in Italy. Most travelers are familiar with this type of commuter train but Trenitalia offers several additional amenities to make the trip pleasurable.
Trenitalia offers quite a few trains from Lucca to Florence every day with just a couple fewer trains on weekends and holidays. Departures happen about twice per hour throughout the day with a couple of extra trains at peak travel times on this route. This trip of only 46 miles (74 km) is direct with no transfers to other trains needed, except for one train per day that requires a transfer. There are no high-speed trains on this route.
The only level of service on trains from Lucca to Florence is second-class. With no reserved seating on the trains, all travelers need to do is hop on the train and find the seats that suit them best. These trains offer seating with armchairs, bistro service for food and drink options, plus abundant storage space for luggage and personal belongings. Travelers on trains from Lucca to Florence will be happy to know that the luggage you choose to bring on board will not incur any additional charges. The same holds true if you want to travel with your pet. You may bring up to one pet in a pet container on board. Dogs on a leash and wearing a muzzle can travel out of a container. The complimentary services do not end there as you can also bring your bike onboard free of charge. The only requirement is that it must travel disassembled and be in a bag or if it is a collapsable bike it must be fully collapsed. In either event, it may not sit in any location that will obstruct any walkways. Trenitalia partners with a company called Rete Ferroviaria Italiana. They offer service to disabled passengers for every part of their journey on trains from Lucca to Florence to make their trip go as smoothly as possible.
Since most trains from Lucca to Florence are direct routes, the difference in fares between trains is small or may be exactly the same price from train to train. That does not mean there are not ways to save money on trains from Lucca to Florence. Trenitalia likes to offer several specials for their customers. You can find discounted tickets when traveling as a group or when traveling on slower travel days like weekends. When you book travel like this you might get a discount off of the Base Ticket price. It is certainly advantageous to book as far in advance as possible to make sure you can get seats at a discounted rate. It is often the case that as the day of travel arrives and seats fill up, discounts and specials might disappear. It is also great if you have flexibility in your travel plans. That way you can book on the cheapest day and time for your trip. Another great way to find less expensive tickets is by purchasing Economy and Super Economy tickets. These tickets offer discounts off of Base Ticket prices. The only limitation is that you cannot cancel or receive a refund on the tickets.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
When departing from Lucca, you have various train station options to start your route from including Lucca, Lucca, Ponte a Moriano (Piazza Battisti) and Lucca, Via della Billona / Via della Chiesa X (Ponte del Giglio). When arriving in Florence, you can end your route in train stations like Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.
Omio customers book a train from Lucca to Firenze Santa Maria Novella most frequently for this route.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Lucca, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city center of Lucca. The most popular arrival train station in Florence, called Firenze Santa Maria Novella, is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from its city center.
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