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.
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1 h 22 m
17 h 22 m
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It's difficult to get from Brussels to Florence without changing at least 3 times.
|Train frequency||2 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Thalys|
Trains from Brussels to Florence cover the 585 miles long trip taking on average 16 h 22 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Thalys. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
Travel between Brussels and Florence on Thalys and Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Brussels and Florence with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
One of the best ways to travel from Brussels to Florence is by taking a train with Thalys. Omio helps you find the ideal Thalys train from Brussels to Florence by showing you Thalys current train timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like luggage policy) and the best prices for this Brussels to Florence journey. You can expect to travel 585 miles (943 km) to Florence from Brussels on a train with Thalys. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains from Brussels to Florence, you can check straight away if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your Thalys train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip between Brussels and Florence!
Thalys from Brussels to Florence train information:
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Florence from Brussels. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Florence, Italy by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Brussels to Florence as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Florence to Brussels is: Fully open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 28/07/2022. 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 Brussels train here.
When taking a train from Brussels, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. 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 Bruxelles-Midi to Firenze Santa Maria Novella.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Brussels.
The most popular arrival train station, Firenze Santa Maria Novella, is located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre of Florence.
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