There are 9 ways to get from Rome to Florence by train, bus, night train, night bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$19 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rome to Florence 171.7 miles

$11 - $27

7 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA Baltour / ...
  2. Take the bus from Siena to Florence Santa Maria Novella

$22 - $39

Night train  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.M.N. Nj

$19 - $45

Night bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rome to Florence, Florence N520 / ...

$15 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Florence 173.1 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Florence  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Florence (FLR) FCO - FLR

$78 - $273

Fly to Pisa, train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Pisa (PSA) FCO - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$108 - $360

Fly to Bologna, train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Bologna (BLQ) FCO - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$74 - $299

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Florence is to night bus which costs 13€ - 24€ and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Florence is to train which costs 16€ - 45€ and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Rome and Florence is 233 km. The road distance is 276.9 km.

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The train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella takes 1 h 31 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Rome and arriving at Florence, Florence. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Florence is 277 km. It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to drive from Rome to Florence.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Florence.
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  • Distance: 145.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Florence, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Rome to Florence every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Florence via SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA and Siena in around 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Rome to Pisa
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Rome to Bologna
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze Campo Marte
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Night train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.M.N.
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to SIENA - Pza Stazione FS-Fta SENA
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Night bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to FIRENZE - Autostazione SITA via S.Caterina da Siena17
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Siena
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Rome to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Siena to Florence Santa Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Schedules at
autostradale.it
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $27
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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