Birmingham to Florence train

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Florence

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Trains from Birmingham to Florence cover the 850 miles long journey with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Train companies: Frecciarossa trains Birmingham to Florence

Travel on Frecciarossa trains between Birmingham and Florence at great prices. Omio finds you train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Frecciarossa

There’s no need to fly between Italian hotspots when you can simply take a Frecciarossa train to reach your destination in just a few hours. Frecciarossa is the premier high-speed train service from Trenitalia, Italy’s national railway company, with around 200 connections made across Italy per day. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), making them one of the fastest in the world. You can expect to travel 850 miles (1371 km) to Florence from Birmingham on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

You can find the best deals on cheap Frecciarossa train tickets right here. As an official travel partner of Trenitalia, Omio shows you all travel information for the Birmingham to Florence journey, such as departure and arrival times, stops, train stations, journey times, and cheap fares. Once you’re ready, buy your Birmingham to Florence train ticket on Omio and enjoy travelling in full comfort on a Frecciarossa train!

Train information from Birmingham to Florence with Frecciarossa:

  • Average Duration: 24 h 8 min
  • Frecciarossa frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Birmingham to Florence

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FAQs

Travel between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Florence, Italy by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Italy from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Italy from Birmingham?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Florence, Italy?

When travelling in Italy, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Birmingham and Florence before travelling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Florence to Birmingham is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Italy?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Florence?

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 08/08/2022. 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 Birmingham train here.

The train distance from Birmingham to Florence is around 850 miles.

There are a few train stations in Birmingham to start your route from including Birmingham New Street, Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham International. In Florence you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street   and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Birmingham New Street and travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Firenze Santa Maria Novella and need to travel approximately 1.2 miles (2 km) from the train station to the city centre in Florence.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Florence.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.

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