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from Venice to Florence

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

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To get from Venice to Florence on Jun 15 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:20AMVenice Mestre2h00 11:20AMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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$581One-way
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05:53AMVenice Mestre4h48 10:41AMFlorence Rifredi
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$251One-way
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05:40PMVenice Santa Lucia3h48 09:28PMFlorence Rifredi
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$331One-way
02:14PMVenice Mestre3h13 05:27PMFlorence Rifredi
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$381One-way
10:17AMVenice Mestre2h03 12:20PMFlorence Santa Maria Novella
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$581One-way

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Mon
Jun 14
$25Regionale
$23Flixbus
Tue
Jun 15
$25Regionale
$23Flixbus
Wed
Jun 16
$25Regionale
$18Flixbus
Thu
Jun 17
$25Regionale
$15Flixbus
Fri
Jun 18
$25Regionale
$18Flixbus
Sat
Jun 19
$25Regionale
$17Flixbus
Sun
Jun 20
$26Regionale
$18Flixbus
Mon
Jun 21
$25Regionale
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Tue
Jun 22
$25Regionale
$26Flixbus
Wed
Jun 23
$25Regionale
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Thu
Jun 24
$25Regionale
$15Flixbus
Fri
Jun 25
$25Regionale
$15Flixbus
Sat
Jun 26
$25Regionale
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Sun
Jun 27
$26Regionale
$17Flixbus
Mon
Jun 28
$25Regionale
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Tue
Jun 29
$25Regionale
$21Flixbus
Wed
Jun 30
$25Regionale
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Thu
Jul 1
$25Regionale
$15Flixbus
Fri
Jul 2
$25Regionale
$15Flixbus
Sat
Jul 3
$26Regionale
$15Flixbus
Sun
Jul 4
$26Regionale
$15Flixbus

How to Travel from Venice to Florence

The journey from Venice to Florence is popular with travelers in Italy for both business and leisure. Buses and trains travel regularly from Venice to Florence every day of the week. High-speed trains are generally the fastest mode of transport for this route. Services are available from the early morning until late at night. Key departure points include Venice's Tronchetto people mover, S. Lucia train station, and Marco Polo airport.

Trains from Venice to Florence | Buses from Venice to Florence | Flights from Venice to Florence

Venice to Florence Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€13

3:50 h

2 Months Ahead

trains

€24

1:53 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€114

5:39 h

1 Week Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from Venice to Florence


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Venice to Florence. Most buses traveling from Venice to Florence depart from Venice's Tronchetto bus station and take at least 3:50 h to arrive at Florence's Piazzale Montelungo. At least 7 buses travel from Venice to Florence every day, with the earliest departing at 9:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Venice to Florence include Flixbus, Baltour, and BusCenter. Ridesharing services like BlaBlaCar also frequently travel from Venice to Florence.


Fastest way to travel from Venice to Florence


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Since there are no direct flights, the fastest way to travel from Venice to Florence is by taking a high-speed train. Trains traveling from Venice to Florence depart from either Venice's Santa Lucia or Mestre train station and take approximately 2 hours to arrive at either Florence's Santa Maria Novella, Rifredi, or Campo di Marte train stations. Both Trenitalia and Italo offer frequent trains from Venice to Florence, with the first train departing at 5:37 a.m. Approximately 30 trains travel from Venice to Florence per day.


Most popular way to travel from Venice to Florence


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Venice to Florence. Taking the train is at least 2 hours faster than taking the bus, while also only costing an additional €11 on average. Trains traveling from Venice to Florence are also usually more convenient for travelers since approximately 30 trains depart throughout the day.


How to get from Venice to Florence

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Venice to Florence, 97,00% 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 Venice 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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Attractions in Florence

Considered the birthplace of the Renaissance, Florence attracts over 1.8 million international visitors every year. Besides the Renaissance art and architecture that suffuse the city, some of Florence's attractions include the Uffizi Gallery, the Palazzo Pitti, the Palazzo Vecchio, and the Florence Cathedral with its famous dome, which dominates the Florentine skyline.

Travel Tips

Travel from Venice to Florence
Travel to Florence easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Venice to Florence.
FAQs
How do I reach Florence from Venice?

There are 2 ways to travel from Venice to Florence including taking a bus or train.

What is the distance between Venice and Florence?

You should expect to travel around 126 miles (204 km) between Venice and Florence.

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

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

  • Buses from Venice to Florence most often leave from Venezia, Aeroporto internazionale Marco Polo di Venezia and arrive in Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1.
  • Trains most often depart from Venice at Venezia Mestre and arrive in Florence at Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Which travel operators can get me to Florence from Venice?

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

  • You can take a bus from Venice to Florence with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $18 (€14) with Flixbus from Venice to Florence.
  • You can travel from Venice to Florence by train with Regionale. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $25 (€20) with Regionale from Venice to Florence.
Is there a way to travel directly from Venice to Florence?

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

  • You can check for a direct bus to Florence with Flixbus.
  • You can find a direct train to Florence with Italo, Frecciarossa, Frecciargento 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 journey.

Where should I go next after I travel between Venice and Florence?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Venice to Florence often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Rome, Milan or Pisa. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Venice and Florence itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Florence and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book my Venice to Florence one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $18 (€14) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $25 (€20) one way.

But we recommend booking Venice to Florence tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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

The cheapest way to travel from Venice to Florence is by taking a bus with an average price of $18 (€14).

This is compared to other travel options to Florence:

Taking a bus is usually $7 (€6) less than taking a train to Florence, which costs on average $25 (€20) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Venice to Florence?

The quickest way to travel to Florence from Venice is by train, which takes on average 3 h 13 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 3 h 55 min.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Venice
Florence
Venezia
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Venezia Santa Lucia
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