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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 Jan 23 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:20AMNaples Centrale2h57 11:17AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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$671One-way
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09:00AMNaples7h05 04:05PMFlorence
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08:30AMNaples Centrale3h01 11:31AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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07:20AMNaples Centrale2h57 10:17AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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07:02AMNaples Centrale2h55 09:57AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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Sun
Jan 23
$37Intercity Notte
$25Itabus
Mon
Jan 24
$40Intercity
$20Itabus
Tue
Jan 25
$28Intercity
$25Itabus
Wed
Jan 26
$28Intercity
$20Itabus
Thu
Jan 27
$28Intercity
$16Itabus
Fri
Jan 28
$40Intercity
$16Itabus
Sat
Jan 29
$47Italo
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Sun
Jan 30
$40Intercity
$16Itabus
Mon
Jan 31
$40Intercity
$16Itabus
Tue
Feb 1
$22Intercity
$16Itabus
Wed
Feb 2
$22Intercity
$16Itabus
Thu
Feb 3
$19Intercity
$16Itabus
Fri
Feb 4
$28Intercity
$16Itabus
Sat
Feb 5
$19Intercity
$12Itabus
Sun
Feb 6
$28Intercity
$16Itabus
Mon
Feb 7
$28Intercity
$16Itabus
Tue
Feb 8
$17Intercity
$16Itabus
Wed
Feb 9
$19Intercity
$16Itabus
Thu
Feb 10
$17Intercity
$10Itabus
Fri
Feb 11
$22Intercity
$10Itabus

Travel Information between Naples and Florence

distanceDistance253 miles (408 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $18
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $17 (€14) • 5 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesItabus or Intercity

Take a bus or train to travel 253 miles (408 km) between Naples and Florence. A train is best for those looking to save money on this route, with tickets costing about $17 (€14). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Itabus 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 reach Florence from Naples?

There are 2 travel options from Naples to Florence: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Naples to Florence?

The cheapest way to go to Florence from Naples is by taking a train, which costs on average $17 (€14).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Florence:

Taking a train is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a bus to Florence, which costs on average $18 (€15) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel from Naples to Florence?

The fastest way to get to Florence from Naples is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 50 min.

Other travel options to Florence can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 6 h 15 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 18 min   on average.

What is the distance between Naples and Florence?

Florence is approximately 253 miles (408 km) away from Naples.

How many services a day are there between Naples and Florence?

The average frequency per day from Naples to Florence is:

  • Around 25 trains per 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 from Naples to Florence most often leave from Napoli, Napoli Centrale and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Trains mostly depart from Napoli Centrale and arrive in 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:

  • Itabus can get you to Florence by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Itabus from Naples to Florence for $18 (€15) on Omio.
  • Travel with Intercity for trains to Florence. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Intercity Naples to Florence tickets on Omio for $17 (€14).

Is there a direct service from Naples to Florence?

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

  • You can check for a direct train to Florence with Italo with 25 direct trains per day.

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 route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey from Naples to Florence ends?

Omio customers who travel from Naples to Florence often also extend their vacation to go to Rome, Milan or Venice. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Florence and these popular destinations at a great price.

How far in advance should I buy tickets from Naples to Florence online to get 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 are costing $18 (€15) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $17 (€14) 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.