You can get from Florence to Bern by train, bus or flight.
To get from Florence to Bern on May 29 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||286 miles (461 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$58 - $175|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $58 (€52) • 5 h 14 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $175 (€157) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Trenitalia|
Travel 286 miles (461 km) by bus, flight or train from Florence to Bern. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $58 (€52). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Trenitalia among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Florence to Bern.
Travel between Florence, Italy and Bern, Switzerland is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.
Conditions of entry into Switzerland:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 5/23/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey from Florence to Bern.
The restriction level for your return to Florence, Italy from Switzerland is: Partially open.
Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.
Conditions of reentry into Italy:
You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 5/26/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Florence from Bern closer to your date of departure here.
You can travel from Florence to Bern 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Florence to Bern is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $58 (€52) compared to other travel options to Bern:
Taking a train is about $1 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $58 (€52) for this trip.
A train is $117 (€105) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Florence to Bern costing on average $175 (€157).
The fastest way from Florence to Bern is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.
There are alternative travel options to Bern that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 15 min on average.
In comparison, taking a train requires on average 5 h 14 min of travel time.
The distance is approximately 286 miles (461 km) from Florence to Bern.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Florence to Bern:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Florence to Bern, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip from Florence to Bern, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Florence to Bern online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.