How to travel from Como to Florence

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from Como to Florence

How to get from Como to Florence by train, bus or flight.

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The best way to travel from Como to Florence is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Como San Giovanni
05:30PMFlorence Rifredi
1 transfer
Como San Giovanni
01:08PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
2 transfers
Como San Giovanni
01:39PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
2 transfers
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Como San Giovanni
04:08PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
1 transfer
Como San Giovanni
03:33PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
2 transfers
Como Borghi
05:30PMFlorence Rifredi
2 transfers
Marino Autolinee
Varese, Piazza Trieste
1 transfer

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Travel Information between Como and Florence

distanceDistance176 miles (284 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$11 - $32
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $11 (€10) • 5 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $32 (€28) • 2 h 19 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Frecciarossa

Take a bus or train to travel 176 miles (284 km) between Como and Florence. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar or Frecciarossa among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Como to Florence.

How to get from Como to Florence

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Como to Florence, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Como to Florence and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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You can travel by travel from Como to Florence with Frecciarossa, Italo and Marino Autolinee. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Looking for a smooth and easy way to travel to Florence from Como? Book your Trenitalia Frecciarossa travel to Florence from Como with Omio today! Trenitalia is Italy’s national travel company that offers a wide variety of connections throughout the country, including the Como to Florence trip. Omio shows you current Frecciarossa schedules and tickets to cover the 176 miles (284 km) distance. You can choose from fares like Super Economy, Economy, and Base for the best deals on this trip. Trenitalia discount cards can also be applied when purchasing your Frecciarossa ticket on Omio.

All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, bathrooms, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers. Frecciarossa covers long distances and connects major cities in Italy in just a few hours thanks to its high speed. These travel are renowned for their comfort, speed and reduced environmental impact and can reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Frecciarossa offers all travelers ultimate comfort, flexibility and convenience, and you can book Frecciarossa tickets with us in a few steps!

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Como to Florence

      FAQs: 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 Como to Florence.

      There are 2 travel options from Como to Florence: bus or train.

      The cheapest way to get from Como to Florence is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $11 (€10) compared to other travel options to Florence:

      Taking a bus costs $21 (€18) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $32 (€28).

      The quickest way to travel between Como and Florence is by train, which takes on average 2 h 19 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Bus takes on average 5 h 40 min.

      The distance is approximately 176 miles (284 km) from Como to Florence.

      The average frequency per day from Como to Florence is:

      • 1 bus per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Florence from Como as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

      • Buses mostly leave from Como, Via Colombo Cristoforo (Grandate FNM) and tend to arrive in Florence, Guidoni Tram T2.
      • Trains mostly depart from Como San Giovanni and arrive in Florence Santa Maria Novella.

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

      • You can travel between Como and Florence by bus with BlaBlaCar, FlixBus, Infobus or Marino Autolinee. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $11 (€10) with FlixBus from Como to Florence.
      • You can travel from Como to Florence by train with Frecciarossa, Intercity, Italo, Regionale or Intercity Notte. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $32 (€28) with Regionale from Como to Florence.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Como to Florence with the following travel companies:

      • Direct services by bus with.
      • Take a direct train with.

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

      Looking to extend your trip from Como to Florence? Many Omio customers who go from Como to Florence usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Pisa, Venice, Milan or Bologna. If you're looking to explore Rome, Pisa, Venice, Milan or Bologna from Florence, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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