The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Florence to Rome will cost around £ 14 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 10.
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3 h 15 m
3 h 58 m
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Of the 13 buses that leave Florence for Rome every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 231 km distance in an average of 3 h 58 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 15 m .
The slowest buses will take 6 h 35 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||143 miles (231 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h 30 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£9 (€10)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee, Infobus or Eurolines Switzerland|
Coaches from Florence to Rome cover the 143 miles (231 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 30 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Bus Center, BlaBlaCar, Baltour, Marino Autolinee, Infobus or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £6, but the average price of coach tickets is £9. Travellers depart most frequently from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.
Travel between Florence and Rome from £6 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
When you buy your FlixBus coach tickets between Florence and Rome don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
coaches in Europe are a convenient way to travel between cities, with numerous companies offering both domestic and international routes. coaches from Florence to Rome are operated by CoachCenter, Flixcoach, and Baltour with journey times between 3-4 hours.
While taking a coach is slower than the train, it is significantly cheaper and can take under 3 hours to arrive in Rome.
Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Florence to Rome coaches decrease the further they are booked in advance:
coaches from Florence to Rome depart from the Santa Maria Novella coach station, located on Piazzale Montelungo in the city center. Frequent local trains and coaches with routes across the city depart from here, Florence has one tram line which also stops at Santa Maria Novella. A taxi rank is located at the station.
Rome was once the center of the Holy Roman Empire, evidence of which can be seen in the city's many archaeological remains. This romantic city is full of surprises, with something new to see and explore around every corner, from parks and Roman baths to statues and fountains, churches to castles. It is easy to spend a day wandering narrow, cobbled streets, or wide boulevards, and enjoying coffees and meals in pretty piazzas. coaches from Florence to Rome arrive at Tiburtina Autostazione, which is located in Piazzale Mazzoni close to the city center. Transport links from the station to the center are made by local coaches and line 8 of the Metro. Rome's extensive transport network is made up of coaches, trams and suburban trains, as well as the Metro, which is replaced by coaches at night. Taxi ranks are located outside Tiburtina Autostazione.
When taking the coach to Rome from Florence, you can choose to depart from coach stations like Florence, Villa Costanza Tram T1, Florence, Viale Filippo Strozzi and Florence, Santa Caterina D'Alessandria. Your route can end in coach stations such as Rome, Tiburtina Station, Rome, Termini (G) and Rome, Roma Ostiense.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their coaches from Firenze Santa Maria Novella and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this coach station.
Passengers arriving in Rome most often arrive at Rome, Tiburtina Station and need to travel around 2 mile (s) / 4 km from this coach station to the city centre.
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