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Train Information between Glasgow and Florence

distanceDistance1077 miles (1737 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Glasgow to Florence cover the 1077 miles (1737 km) long trip taking on average 33 h 40 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Florence, Italy if I'm coming from Glasgow, United Kingdom by train?

Travel between Glasgow, United Kingdom and Florence, Italy by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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 25/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Glasgow to Florence before travelling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Florence, Italy to Glasgow, United Kingdom?

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

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

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially 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?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 25/10/2021. 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 Glasgow train here.

What is the distance by train from Glasgow to Florence?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance from Glasgow to Florence via train to be approximately 1077 miles (1737 km).
How long is the train to Florence from Glasgow?
While the time it takes to travel 1077 miles (1737 km) from Glasgow to Florence can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Glasgow to Florence is on average 33 h 40 min.
When travelling by train from Glasgow to Florence, which train station in Glasgow do I depart from and which train station in Florence do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Glasgow to start your journey from including Glasgow Central, Glasgow Queen Street and Charing Cross (Glasgow). 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 Glasgow Central   and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Where is the Glasgow train station located? Where is the Florence train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Glasgow Central, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival train station in Florence, called Firenze Santa Maria Novella, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

How many trains are there between Glasgow and Florence a day?
The average number of trains departing Glasgow for Florence is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Glasgow
Florence
Glasgow Central is the most popular Glasgow 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 Glasgow for your journey to Florence.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper

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