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Train Information between Manchester and Florence

distanceDistance906 miles (1461 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Manchester to Florence cover the 906 miles (1461 km) long trip with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Florence from Manchester?

Travel by train between Manchester, United Kingdom and Florence, Italy is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Florence from Manchester restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • 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 9/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Manchester and Florence closer to your date of departure here

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Florence, Italy to Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

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

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Florence?

What are the requirements?

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

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

Last checked on 9/17/21. 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 Manchester from Florence here.

How far is it from Manchester to Florence by train?
The distance from Manchester to Florence by train is approximately 906 miles (1461 km).
What train station in Manchester goes to Florence? What train station do I come into Florence from Manchester?

When taking a train from Manchester, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. 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 Manchester Piccadilly   to Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Where is the departure train station in Manchester located? Where is the arrival train station in Florence located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Firenze Santa Maria Novella, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Florence
Manchester Oxford Road
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Manchester Piccadilly
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Manchester Victoria
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