You can get from Florence to Rome by train, bus or flight.
To get from Florence to Rome on Dec 09 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||143 miles (231 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$17 - $108|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $17 (€15) • 3 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $108 (€97) • 55 min|
|Popular travel companies||Itabus, ITA or Intercity|
Travel 143 miles (231 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Rome from Florence. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Itabus, ITA or Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Florence to Rome.
The journey from Florence to Rome is popular with travelers in Italy for both business and leisure. Buses, trains, and flights regularly travel from Florence to Rome every day of the week. Key departure points in Florence include Florence's SITA bus station, S. M. Novella, Campo di Marte and Rifredi train stations, and Florence Peretola airport.
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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Florence to Rome. Buses traveling from Florence to Rome depart from either Florence's Piazzale Montelungo or Autostazione Busitalia-Sita Nord bus station and take at least 3 hours to arrive at Rome's Tiburtina bus station. Approximately 30 buses travel from Florence to Rome every day, with the first departing Florence at 2:30 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Florence to Rome include Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter.
Taking the train is the fastest way to travel from Florence to Rome. Trains traveling from Florence to Rome depart from one of Florence's Santa Maria Novella, Rifredi, or Campo di Marte train stations and take at least 1:17 h to arrive at either Rome's Ostiense, Termini, or Tiburtina train stations. Over 80 trains travel from Florence to Rome every day, with the first departing Florence at 5:50 a.m. Both Trenitalia and Italo travel frequently from Florence to Rome.
Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Florence to Rome. Taking a train is approximately 1:40 h faster than traveling from Florence to Rome by bus while only costing €11 more on average. High-speed trains traveling from Florence to Rome tend to be more expensive making traveling by bus an attractive option for travelers looking to save money while traveling.
In addition to being the capital of Italy and the third most visited city in Europe, Rome is also the location of Vatican City- an independent country within Rome's city boundaries. Rome receives between 7-10 million tourist visits per year. Some of Rome's main attractions include the Colosseum, the Pantheon, the Vatican museums, the Galleria Borghese, and the Spanish Steps.
There are 4 ways to get from Florence to Rome: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Rome from Florence is by taking a train with an average price of $17 (€15).
This is compared to other travel options to Rome:
A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this journey with tickets for a bus from Florence to Rome costing on average $17 (€15).
Taking a train is usually $91 (€82) less than taking a flight to Rome, which costs on average $108 (€97) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Florence to Rome is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.
There are alternative travel options to Rome that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 30 min on average.
In comparison, getting to Rome by train can take on average 3 h 10 min.
You should expect to travel around 143 miles (231 km) between Florence and Rome.
The average frequency per day from Florence to Rome is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Florence and Rome as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Florence to Rome:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Florence to Rome with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Rome as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Florence and Rome.
Before traveling from Florence to Rome, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Florence to Rome 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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