How to travel from Como to Florence

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from Como to Florence

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

Our recommendation

To get from Como to Florence on Mar 21 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:36AMComo San Giovanni3h14 10:50AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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03:36PMComo San Giovanni6h34 10:10PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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05:36PMComo San Giovanni3h14 08:50PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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04:36PMComo San Giovanni4h46 09:22PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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07:03AMComo San Giovanni3h01 10:04AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
1 transfer

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Travel Information between Como and Florence

distanceDistance176 miles (284 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $28
fastestFastest modeTrain • $28 (€25) • 4 h 49 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Intercity

Travel 176 miles (284 km) by bus, flight or train to Florence from Como. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Intercity 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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Travel Tips: Travel from Como 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 Como to Florence.

There are 3 travel options from Como to Florence: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Como to Florence is by taking a flight. You can find average ticket prices around $2 (€2) compared to other travel options to Florence:

A flight is $19 (€17) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Como to Florence costing on average $22 (€19).

Taking a flight is usually $26 (€23) less than taking a train to Florence, which costs on average $28 (€25) for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Como and Florence is by train, which takes on average 4 h 49 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 45 min   of travel time.

In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

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

The average frequency per day from Como to Florence is:

  • Around 1 bus per day.
  • 15 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Como, Centro (Area di Servizio AGIP) and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Most travelers board their train from Como S. Giovanni and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

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

  • You can travel by bus to Florence from Como with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Como to Florence tickets for $22 (€19) on Omio.
  • You can travel from Como to Florence by train with Intercity. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $28 (€25) with Intercity from Como to Florence.

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

  • You'll find direct buses with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can take 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 trip.

Your trip from Como to Florence doesn't have to end in Florence. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Venice. If you’d like to add Rome, Milan or Venice to your Como to Florence tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Florence today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $22 (€19) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $28 (€25) one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Como 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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