You can get from Naples to Florence by train, bus or flight.
To get from Naples to Florence on Sep 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||253 miles (408 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$41 - $55|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $41 (€33) • 4 h 59 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • $41 (€33) • 4 h 59 min|
|Popular travel companies||Marino Autolinee or Intercity|
Take a bus or train to travel 253 miles (408 km) from Naples to Florence. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 59 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $41 (€33). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Marino Autolinee or Intercity among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Naples to Florence.
The journey from Naples to Florence can be made by train, bus or plane. The fastest journey is by high-speed train, taking around 2.5 hours. Two bus companies operate direct bus routes, with journey times of about 6.5 hours, a similar time to making the journey by plane. However, traveling in Italy by bus is more straightforward and considerably cheaper, as planes either fly Naples to Pisa, or to Florence, via Milan and Rome.
Return trips from Florence to Naples are also available.
Buses from Naples to Florence take approximately 6.5 hours, with 10 departures a day, operated by Baltour and Megabus. Departures start at around 8:30 a.m., continuing until just before midnight. Buses depart from the Corso Arnoldo Lucci Metropark in Naples. Baltour buses terminate on Via Santa Catarina, while Megabus arrivals are on Piazzale Montelungo, both centrally located for city transport links of tram, bus and local train.
There are over 40 trains from Naples to Florence departing every day, which take just under 3 hours. Trenitalia Frecciarossa trains depart between the early hours of the morning and around 10:00 p.m., leaving from Naples Centrale Station, which has good transport links across the city. They arrive at Florence Santa Maria Novella Station linked to the city by its tram line and local buses.
There are no direct flights between the two cities. Alitalia offer the fastest route with flights from Naples Airport to Pisa Airport, with the onward journey made by train. This route takes approximately 6.5 hours. Flights from Naples to Florence Airport involve connections at Milan and Rome and take considerably longer.
There are 2 ways that you can travel between Naples and Florence. You can take a bus or train.
The cheapest way to travel from Naples to Florence is by taking a train with an average price of $41 (€33).
This is compared to other travel options to Florence:
A train is $14 (€11) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from Naples to Florence costing on average $55 (€44).
The quickest way to travel between Naples and Florence is by train, which takes on average 4 h 59 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Florence by bus can take on average 5 h 35 min.
The Naples to Florence distance is around 253 miles (408 km).
The average frequency per day from Naples to Florence is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Florence from Naples 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 Naples to Florence:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Naples to Florence, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Naples to Florence with the following travel companies:
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.
When planning your trip from Naples to Florence, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Naples to Florence online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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