|Distance||316 miles (509 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 17 min|
|Average train ticket price||£96 (€109)|
|Train frequency||3 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 3 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Frecciarossa or Trenitalia|
Trains from Basel to Florence cover the 316 miles (509 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 17 min with our travel partners like Frecciarossa or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £63, but the average price of train tickets is £96. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Travel from Basel to Florence from £63 with Omio’s train partners Frecciarossa and Trenitalia! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
Trenitalia train tickets between Basel and Florence are available on Omio for as little as £63. Trenitalia is Italy’s national railway operator with a huge fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed at which they travel. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca. Trenitalia also operates trains such as the Eurocity (EC), Euronotte (EN), InterCity (IC), InterCitynotte (ICN), as well as the Regionale Veloce (RV), Regionale (R), Suburbano (S) and Metropolitano (M). Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In most cases, the trains also provide barrier-free access.
Trenitalia offers three different ticket types to fit anyone’s budget, such as the Base, Economy, Super Economy and Ordinaria tickets. Trenitalia also has discount and loyalty cards for qualified travellers, which you can use on Omio. When travelling on a Trenitalia train from Basel to Florence, you can expect to travel 316 miles (509 km). Check Trenitalia’s train timetables and tickets for the Basel to Florence journey and book your cheap ticket on Omio today!
Operator ticket policies for COVID
Travel between Basel, Switzerland and Florence, Italy by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Basel and Florence before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Florence to Basel is: Partially open
Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 15/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Florence to Basel train here.
When taking a train from Basel, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel, Birmannsgasse. When you arrive in Florence, your train can arrive in train stations including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Basel SBB to Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Basel SBB and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Florence most often arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city centre.
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