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from Naples to Florence

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

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To get from Naples to Florence on Sep 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:55PMNaples Centrale3h02 08:57PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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$781One-way
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10:10AMNaples6h50 05:00PMFlorence
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$321One-way
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08:20AMNaples Centrale2h57 11:17AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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$781One-way
06:20PMNaples Centrale2h57 09:17PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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08:30AMNaples Centrale3h01 11:31AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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Mon
Sep 20
$42Regionale
$43Itabus
Tue
Sep 21
$42Regionale
$37Itabus
Wed
Sep 22
$42Regionale
$32Itabus
Thu
Sep 23
$41Intercity
$26Itabus
Fri
Sep 24
$42Regionale
$26Itabus
Sat
Sep 25
$28Intercity
$26Itabus
Sun
Sep 26
$42Regionale
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Mon
Sep 27
$41Intercity
$26Itabus
Tue
Sep 28
$32Intercity Notte
$22Itabus
Wed
Sep 29
$28Intercity
$19Itabus
Thu
Sep 30
$28Intercity
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Fri
Oct 1
$41Intercity
$19Itabus
Sat
Oct 2
$22Intercity
$12Itabus
Sun
Oct 3
$41Intercity
$22Itabus
Mon
Oct 4
$20Intercity
$22Itabus
Tue
Oct 5
$20Intercity
$19Itabus
Wed
Oct 6
$20Intercity
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Thu
Oct 7
$20Intercity
$12Itabus
Fri
Oct 8
$26Intercity Notte
$22Itabus
Sat
Oct 9
$20Intercity
$12Itabus

Travel Information from Naples to Florence

distanceDistance253 miles (408 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$41 - $55
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $41 (€33) • 4 h 59 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $41 (€33) • 4 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMarino 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.

Travel from Naples to Florence: Journey Details

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.

How to get from Naples to Florence

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Naples 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 Naples 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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Buses from Naples to Florence

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.

Trains from Naples to Florence

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.

Flights from Naples to Florence

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.

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FAQs
How do I travel from Naples to Florence?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Naples and Florence. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Naples to Florence?

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).

What is the quickest way from Naples to Florence?

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.

How many miles from Naples to Florence would I travel?

The Naples to Florence distance is around 253 miles (408 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Naples to Florence?

The average frequency per day from Naples to Florence is:

  • 25 trains a day.

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.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Naples to Florence?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Napoli, Napoli Centrale and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Trains most often depart from Naples at Napoli Centrale and arrive in Florence at Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Which travel companies can get me 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:

  • Travel with Marino Autolinee to go to Florence by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Marino Autolinee Naples to Florence tickets on Omio for $55 (€44).
  • Intercity can get you to Florence by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Intercity from Naples to Florence for $41 (€33) on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Naples to Florence?

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

  • You can find 25 direct trains per day to take to Florence with Italo, Frecciarossa or Intercity.

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.

Where should I go next after I travel between Naples and Florence?
Your trip from Naples 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 Naples to Florence tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Florence today!
How early should I purchase Naples to Florence tickets online to score the best deals?

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:

  • Bus tickets cost $55 (€44) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $41 (€33) one way on average.

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.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Florence
Firenze (Autostazione Sita - Via S. Caterina Da Siena)
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Firenze - Montelungo
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Firenze S.M.N.
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