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from Sankt Gallen to Florence

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Travel Information to Florence from Sankt Gallen

distanceDistance268 miles (432 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or flight
priceTicket price range$85 - $119
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $85 (€71) • 14 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $119 (€99) • 8 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or tab

Take a bus or flight to travel 268 miles (432 km) from Sankt Gallen to Florence. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 8 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $85 (€71). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or tab among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Sankt Gallen to Florence.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Florence, Italy from Sankt Gallen, Switzerland?

Travel between Sankt Gallen, Switzerland and Florence, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Switzerland enter Italy?

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

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

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 1/21/22. 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 from Sankt Gallen to Florence.

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

The restriction level for your return to Sankt Gallen, Switzerland from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Sankt Gallen from Florence restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Sankt Gallen from Florence?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Sankt Gallen, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 1/20/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Sankt Gallen from Florence closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Sankt Gallen to Florence?

There are 2 travel options from Sankt Gallen to Florence: bus or flight.

How do I get from Sankt Gallen to Florence the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to get from Sankt Gallen to Florence is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $85 (€71) compared to other travel options to Florence:

A bus is generally $34 (€28) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $119 (€99) from Sankt Gallen to Florence.

What is the quickest way from Sankt Gallen to Florence?

The fastest way to get to Florence from Sankt Gallen is by flight with an average travel time of 8 h 40 min.

Other travel options to Florence can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 14 h   on average.

What is the distance between Sankt Gallen and Florence?

The Sankt Gallen to Florence distance is around 268 miles (432 km).

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

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Sankt Gallen to Florence depart from St. Gallen, Rathaus to Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Sankt Gallen to Florence?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Sankt Gallen to Florence, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Florence. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Sankt Gallen to Florence tickets on Omio for $85 (€71).
  • Travel with tab to go to Florence by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find tab Sankt Gallen to Florence tickets on Omio for $119 (€99).

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Sankt Gallen to Florence?

Omio customers who travel from Sankt Gallen 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 early should I purchase tickets from Sankt Gallen to Florence online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Sankt Gallen to Florence, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket costs $85 (€71) one way on average for this route.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $119 (€99) one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Sankt Gallen to Florence 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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