The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Rome Termini to Florence will cost around $ 57 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 28.
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1 h 16 m
1 h 51 m
Trains per day
Of the 96 train that leave Rome Termini for Florence every day 91 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 231 km distance in an average of 1 h 51 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 1 h 16 m .
The slowest train will take 6 h 22 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
2 hours 8 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$19|
|Trains depart from:||Rome Termini|
|Trains arrive in:||Florence|
|Train Companies:||Intercity, Italo, Frecciabianca, Intercity Notte, Regionale Veloce|
Most Rome-Florence trains operate on high-speed lines, which reduces travel times between the two cities as much as possible. Currently, the shortest routes last just over 1 hour and have numerous services on board to offer a more comfortable and enjoyable travel experience. All Roma Florencia trains are direct and depart from the first hour of the morning until dusk with a frequency of between 5 and 20 minutes.
This route is covered daily by high-speed trains Frecciabianca, Italo and Frecciarossa, as well as by regional trains Regionale Veloce and their long-distance counterparts Frecciabianca, Intercity and Intercitynotte. The Intercitynotte fleet operates only at night. All Roma Termini trains in Florence are managed by the Italian companies Trenitalia and NTV.
Frecciargento and Frecciarossa are in charge of the shortest journeys on Roma Termini Florencia trains: their fleet operates at speeds of over 250 km/h and covers this route in 1 hour and 15 minutes. The routes on board Regionale Veloce and Intercitity trains last between 2 hours and 56 minutes and 3 hours and 50 minutes.
Monday to Friday more than 100 trains a day cover the 270 km distance between Rome and Florence. Its output frequency is up to 8 times per hour throughout the day. On Saturdays and Sundays the number of connections is reduced to 96 and 70 daily links, respectively.
Rome Station-Termini: is located in the historic centre of the Eternal City, a short distance from St. Peter's Basilica, the Trevi Fountain and the Colosseum. Rome's metro lines A and B connect its terminal with other urban areas. Inside the station there are travel agencies, bank branches, car rental counters, medical services and free access to wifi.
Florence Station-Santa Maria Novella: located in the centre of Florence, communicates with other strategic points of the city by means of urban tram lines T2 and T1.3. Its enclosure houses a supermarket, restaurants, cafeterias, slogans, ATMs, take-away shops and free wifi connection.