The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Salerno 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 8 trains that leave Salerno for Florence every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||278 miles (449 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||$41 (€37)|
|Train frequency||18 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 18 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Trenitalia, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Frecciargento, Regionale, Regionale Veloce, Frecciarossa or Italo|
Trains from Salerno to Florence cover the 278 miles (449 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 59 min with our travel partners like Trenitalia, Intercity, Intercity Notte, Frecciargento, Regionale, Regionale Veloce, Frecciarossa or Italo. Normally, there are 18 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $29 (€26), but the average price of train tickets is $41 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from Salerno and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Find the best trains between Salerno and Florence with Omio's travel partners Trenitalia, Intercity and Frecciarossa from $29 (€26). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
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 between Salerno and Florence, and Omio can show you the best times and tickets available for the 278 miles (449 km) long train journey. Trenitalia offers different fares for the Salerno to Florence route 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 Salerno and Florence, and buy your cheap Trenitalia train ticket on Omio easily and securely today.
If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train from Salerno to Florence, check Omio for Intercity trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 278 miles (449 km) journey to Florence from Salerno, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Intercity trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Intercity train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route between Salerno and Florence as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Intercity train on Omio. If you search for trains between Salerno and Florence in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Intercity tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Intercity trains from Salerno to Florence starting at $41 (€37), buy your official Intercity tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!
Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 278 miles (449 km) between Salerno and Florence quickly on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. There are four different classes to choose from: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.
We show you the latest Frecciarossa train schedule for the Salerno to Florence route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can find other travel information on Omio for this trip, such as departure and arrival train stations, journey times, number of stops, and cheap fares. You can select from three ticket types: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. Once you’ve picked your ticket, book a cheap train between Salerno and Florence with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!
Train information from Salerno to Florence with Frecciarossa:
Trains from Salerno to Florence every day of the week. On Mondays, there are around 25 trains, and from Tuesday to Friday, there are about 24. There are fewer departures over the weekend, with about 21 trains on Saturdays and 23 more or less on Sundays. There are mainly trains that require transfers of one or two trains, and may include a bus journey, but there are a few direct trains as well. Travel times range from around 6h to just over 9h. In Florence, visitors can discover the heart of the Renaissance in Italy. Climb the 400 plus steps to the top of the Duomo to see the Last Judgement frescoes up close. Then head to the Uffizi Gallery for artworks from such masters as da Vinci and Michelangelo. Or explore the shops that line the stone bridge of the medieval Ponte Vecchio.
There are about 165 trains from Salerno to Florence. On Mondays, there are about 25 trains leaving, starting from about 3:10 a.m. until about 11.45 p.m. From Tuesday to Friday, around 24 departures are available, beginning from about 5:00 a.m. to about 11.45 p.m. The approximately 21 trains on Saturdays begin departing around 5:00 a.m. to about 8.52 p.m. On Sundays, there are about 23 trains to choose from, beginning at around 3:10 a.m. to about 8.52 p.m. There are not departures every hour, but during the hours there are, you may find one to four departures within that hour period. Most routes may require a transfer or two, which may include a bus ride, but there are direct trains as well. Checking times is a good idea to make sure your preferred times and dates match the schedule.
Travel times to Florence from Salerno range from around 5h 59min to about 9h 17min. Direct trains are not the fastest and can take from approximately 6h 55min to about 7h 2min. Trains with one transfer include the fastest travel time of about 5h 59min but can take up to 8h 35min as switches can last over 1h. Two-transfer routes go from about 6h 16min to around 9h 17min with transfers taking from 10min to over 1h. Please note that some of these routes begin with a commuter train or bus journey. As it would appear that a direct train isn’t the fastest, you should check the schedules to make sure you get the best deal within the travel time you prefer.
Departure train station: Most trains leave for Florence from Salerno station. This main train station is just under a mile (1.2 km) from the city center, so you could walk. If not, there are a few public buses that can take you to the station. Disabled passengers have accessible facilities and additional assistance upon request. The station has a range of facilities including luggage storage and postal services as well as shops, vending machines, and restaurants. A few routes begin at Salerno Irno train station, which is about 900 yards (850 m) from the center of the city and has no facilities. Other routes leave from Duomo Via Vernieri, a commuter train station with no facilities about 820 yards (750 m) from the city center.
Arrival train station: Most often, trains will arrive at Florence Santa Maria Novella station. It is approximately 900 yards (850 m) away from the historic city center. You could walk, but you could also take a bus to the city center. The station has shops, including a grocery store and drug store, and restaurants, as well as other facilities like toilets and waiting areas. Disabled passengers have accessible facilities as well as assistance available. It is advisable to confirm before arriving. A few trains arrive at Florence Rifredi Station, which has some facilities and is about a 20min train ride to center of the city, or at Florence Campo Marte station, which has disabled access as well as toilet and food services and is approximately 5min away by train from the city center.
Trenitalia is the main train company servicing Italy. It is a subsidiary a national holding company, Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane SpA. The company services Italian cities and other European cities in Germany, France, Switzerland, and Austria. Trenitalia’s fleet includes Intercity and Regionale trains as well as high-speed Frecce trains and commuter Metropolitano trains that are part of the Salerno to Florence routes.
Trenitalia offers about 165 departures to Florence from Salerno. Mondays have about 25, while there are 24 for Tuesday to Friday. You can choose from about 21 on Saturdays and around 23 on Sundays. They don’t leave every hour, but there are sometimes up to four departures in a one-hour period, so doublecheck the timetable. The choices mainly consist of Intercity and Regionale trains, but there are some routes that begin with a bus or commuter Metropolitano train leg. Travel times run from about 7h to just over 9h.
The services available on the train to Florence depends on the train type, which are usually Intercity or Regionale, and the route. There may be one or two classes available. Usually the difference is more comfortable seats in first class, but there is food services available for both classes. Typically, these trains won’t have free WiFi or charging stations available, so you need to be prepared if you want connectivity. Trenitalia allows for extra luggage, as long as there is room in the storage areas. Your bicycle needs to be foldable or able to be disassembled for storage in a bag in the luggage compartment. Vision-impaired passengers can bring their guide dogs on board, but other dogs may not be allowed on board. And if they are, they will probably need to be muzzled and leashed. Most trains will allow small pets in carriers. It is best to check in advance regarding limitations and any additional costs for your pets. Disabled travelers have accessibility and can request additional assistance in advance of their journeys.
Cheap tickets are available a few different ways with Trenitalia. Booking early is a good plan, as the company usually offers discounts for advanced sales. Being willing to alter your itinerary is also a good way to find better deals as sometimes changes in travel times and dates may reveal cheaper prices. And if you are willing to give up the flexibility that comes with Base tickets, you may want to try for cheaper, but more restricted, Economy or Super Economy tickets. Trenitalia also offers travel specials such as group discounts and two tickets for the price of one on Saturdays.
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:
There are a few train stations in Salerno to start your journey from including Salerno, Salerno Torrione and Salerno Irno. 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 Salerno and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Salerno, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Firenze Santa Maria Novella, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city center.
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