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from Paris to Florence

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

Our recommendation

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

09:50PMParis Orly Airport1h45 11:35PMFlorence Peretola Airport
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$931One-way
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09:50PMParis Orly Airport1h45 11:35PMFlorence Peretola Airport
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$931One-way
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08:35AMParis Orly Airport1h45 10:20AMFlorence Peretola Airport
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$1241One-way
05:50PMParis Orly Airport4h25 10:15PMFlorence Peretola Airport
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$2601One-way
03:25PMParis Orly Airport6h50 10:15PMFlorence Peretola Airport
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$2591One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Sep 19
$135Flixbus
$103Air France
Mon
Sep 20
$104Flixbus
$93Vueling
Tue
Sep 21
$104Flixbus
$87Vueling
Wed
Sep 22
$92Flixbus
$149Vueling
Thu
Sep 23
$96Flixbus
$223Vueling
Fri
Sep 24
$92Flixbus
$162Vueling
Sat
Sep 25
$89Flixbus
$112Air France
Sun
Sep 26
$99Flixbus
$105Vueling
Mon
Sep 27
$92Flixbus
$68Vueling
Tue
Sep 28
$92Flixbus
$79Vueling
Wed
Sep 29
$80Flixbus
$72Vueling
Thu
Sep 30
$80Flixbus
$118Vueling
Fri
Oct 1
$80Flixbus
$131Vueling
Sat
Oct 2
$83Flixbus
$112Air France
Sun
Oct 3
$111Flixbus
$87Vueling
Mon
Oct 4
$80Flixbus
$98Vueling
Tue
Oct 5
$80Flixbus
$59Vueling
Wed
Oct 6
$80Flixbus
$164Air France
Thu
Oct 7
$80Flixbus
$87Vueling
Fri
Oct 8
$89Flixbus
$97Vueling
Sat
Oct 9
$83Flixbus
$103Air France

Travel Information from Paris to Florence

distanceDistance549 miles (886 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$84 - $259
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $84 (€67) • 18 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $259 (€207) • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAir France or Flixbus

Travel 549 miles (886 km) by flight or bus from Paris to Florence. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $84 (€67). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Air France or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Paris to Florence.

How to Travel from Paris to Florence

Public transportation options between the popular and picturesque cities of Paris and Florence are varied, comfortable and fast. They are an affordable way of moving between the two cities. Transportation options include bus, rail and airplane travel. You can also make use of a drive share service or hire a private rental car. Your rental car can be collected at the airport when you arrive in Florence.

Trains from Paris to Florence | Buses from Paris to Florence | Flights from Paris to Florence

Paris to Florence Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€50

17:25 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€98

12:45 h

2 Weeks Ahead

flight

€262

1:35 h

2 Months Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Paris to Florence?

Cheapest way to travel from Paris to Florence


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Florence. Buses traveling from Paris to Florence depart from either Paris' Porte Maillot, Gare Routière Galliéni, Porte d'Orléans, or Quai de Bercy bus station and take at least 17½ hours to arrive at either Florence's Piazzale Montelungo bus station or Autostazione Busitalia-Sita Nord. Between 2-6 buses travel from Paris to Florence every day. All buses travel from Paris to Florence overnight. Bus companies that travel from Paris to Florence include Flixbus, Baltour, and Eurolines.


Fastest way to travel from Paris to Florence


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Taking a flight is the fastest way to travel from Paris to Florence. Flights depart from either Paris' Charles de Gaulle or Orly airport and arrive at Florence's Peretola airport after 1:35 h of flight time. Taking a flight from Paris to Florence is significantly faster than taking the train or bus even when traveling to and from Paris and Florence's airports is taken into consideration. Airlines that travel directly from Paris to Florence include British Airways, Air France, Iberia, Vueling, and Alitalia.


Most popular way to travel from Paris to Florence


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Taking a flight is by far the most popular way to travel from Paris to Florence. Taking a flight, even when traveling to and from Paris and Florence's airports is considered, is approximately 8 hours faster than traveling from Paris to Florence by train and almost 16 hours faster than taking the bus. Between 12-15 flights travel directly from Paris to Florence every day. There is also 1 train that travels over night from Paris to Florence per day for travelers who prefer to avoid the airport.


How to get from Paris to Florence

The Best Way According to our Users

When it comes to choosing a method of transportation from Paris to Florence, 74,73% of our customers do not hesitate to choose the flight as their preferred way to travel. Nowadays, passengers who want to fly around Europe have more options than ever before. With dozens of budget airlines covering several routes which connect to virtually all European countries, taking a flight to reach your desired destination is easy and inexpensive. The low fares and the short flight time are, among others, some of the reasons why our users choose the airplane as the best way to get from Paris to Florence, even if they have to face baggage limitations and long lines at check-in and security control. You can book your flights with Omio to make sure you are always taking the fastest route or getting the best deal. You can also add extra luggage and book securely with several methods of payment such as Apple Pay, PayPal and more.

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FAQs
Is international travel between Paris, France and Florence, Italy allowed?

Travel between Paris, France and Florence, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from France enter Italy?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Florence from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Florence, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 9/17/21. 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 between Paris and Florence.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Paris, France from Florence, Italy?

Return travel to Paris, France from Italy is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Italy?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Italy?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 9/18/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Florence.

How do I get from Paris to Florence?

You can travel to Florence from Paris 2 different ways: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to go from Paris to Florence?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Florence is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $84 (€67) compared to other travel options to Florence:

Taking a bus is about $175 (€140) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $259 (€207) for this route.

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

The fastest way to get to Florence from Paris is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 45 min.

Other travel options to Florence can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 18 h   of travel time.

How many miles from Paris to Florence would I travel?

Florence is approximately 549 miles (886 km) away from Paris.

What are the departure and arrival points in Paris and in Florence?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Paris to Florence:

  • Most travelers catch their flight from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive in Florence Peretola Airport.
  • Most travelers board their bus from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
Which travel operators can get me to Florence from Paris?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Paris to Florence:

  • You can go to Florence from Paris by plane with Air France. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $259 (€207) with Air France from Paris to Florence on Omio.
  • You can go to Florence from Paris by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $84 (€67) with Flixbus from Paris to Florence on Omio.
Is there a way to travel directly from Paris to Florence?

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

  • You can travel directly by plane with Vueling.
  • You can book a direct bus with.

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 journey.

Where should I go next after I travel to Florence from Paris?
Your trip from Paris 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 Paris to Florence tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Florence today!
When should I buy a ticket from Paris to Florence online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Paris to Florence, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing $259 (€207) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets cost $84 (€67) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Paris 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

Paris
Florence
Gare Paris Bercy
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Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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