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Travel Information from Berlin to Florence

distanceDistance611 miles (986 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$3 - $962
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 13 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $962 (€919) • 3 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or tab

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 611 miles (986 km) between Berlin and Florence. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $3 (€3). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or tab among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Berlin to Florence.

Travel Tips: Travel from Berlin to Florence

Travel Tips: Travel to Florence easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Berlin to Florence.

International travel from Berlin, Germany to Florence, Italy is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Italy if coming from Germany?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Florence if traveling from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Florence, Italy due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Italy must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Berlin and Florence.

The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from Italy is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Berlin, Germany from Florence, Italy?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Berlin from Florence?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Berlin, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Berlin from Florence here.

You can travel to Florence from Berlin 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Florence is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $3 (€3) compared to other travel options to Florence:

A train is generally $63 (€60) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $66 (€63) from Berlin to Florence.

Taking a train is about $959 (€916) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $962 (€919) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Florence from Berlin is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Florence can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 19 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 13 h 30 min   of travel time.

Florence is approximately 611 miles (986 km) away from Berlin.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Berlin to Florence:

  • Buses from Berlin to Florence most often leave from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Flights mostly depart from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Florence Peretola Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Berlin at Berlin Hbf and arrive in Florence at Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Berlin to Florence:

  • You can travel between Berlin and Florence by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $66 (€63) with Flixbus from Berlin to Florence.
  • You can take a flight from Berlin to Florence with tab. Cheap tickets can be found for $962 (€919) with tab from Berlin to Florence.

Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Florence with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct bus with.
  • You can take a direct flight with.
  • You can book a direct train with.

Direct services to Florence tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Many of our customers traveling from Berlin to Florence don't make Florence their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Florence are Rome, Milan or Venice, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Florence to any of these top destinations today!

Before traveling from Berlin to Florence, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $66 (€63) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip costs on average $962 (€919) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $3 (€3) one way.

But we recommend booking Berlin to Florence tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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