The cheapest trains from Lugano to Florence

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Cheapest

£59

Average

£59

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 Lugano to Florence will cost around £ 59 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 59.

Cheapest
09:32Lugano FLP8h35 18:07Florence Santa Maria Novella
2 changes
£591One-way

Timetable Lugano to Florence

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09:32Lugano FLP8h35 18:07Florence Santa Maria Novella
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29 Oct
£59Trenitalia
£35Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£34Trenitalia
£27Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£39Trenitalia
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3 Nov
£34Trenitalia
£31Flixbus

The fastest trains from Lugano to Florence

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Fastest Journey

8 h 35 m

Average

8 h 35 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

308 km

It's difficult to get from Lugano to Florence without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
09:32Lugano FLP8h35 18:07Florence Santa Maria Novella
2 changes
£591One-way

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Train Information to Florence from Lugano

distanceDistance190 miles (307 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£42 (€47)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day

Trains from Lugano to Florence cover the 190 miles (307 km) long route taking on average 7 h 55 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £34, but the average price of train tickets is £42. Travellers depart most frequently from Lugano, Stazione and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel by train from Lugano, Switzerland to Florence, Italy?

Travel between Lugano, Switzerland and Florence, Italy by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Switzerland?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Lugano?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

All travellers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Lugano to Florence as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Florence, Italy?

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

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

Reentry to Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Florence?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Lugano, Switzerland?

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

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

Last verified on 23/10/2021. 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 Lugano train here.

What is the cost of cheap trains from Lugano to Florence?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Florence from Lugano for the next 7 days starting from £34  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Lugano to Florence on average?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Lugano to Florence train price to come in at an average of £42  one way.
What is the distance between Lugano and Florence via train?
The train distance from Lugano to Florence is around 190 miles (307 km).
What is the average Lugano to Florence train duration?
The Lugano to Florence train duration is on average 7 h 55 min, which is to be expected when travelling 190 miles (307 km) to Florence from Lugano. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Lugano and arrival train station in Florence?

There are a few train stations in Lugano to start your route from including Lugano, Stazione, Lugano and Lugano FLP. 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 Lugano, Stazione   and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Where do I find the Lugano train station to Florence? Where is the Florence train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Lugano, Stazione and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 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.

How many trains per day are there to Florence from Lugano?
The average number of trains departing Lugano for Florence is 16 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Lugano to Florence?
The first Lugano to Florence train departs at 07: 32   and the last train from Lugano to Florence leaves at 11: 32. Check out the most up-to-date Lugano to Florence train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I book train tickets between Lugano and Florence for the best deals?
If you buy Lugano to Florence train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £42. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Florence from Lugano. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lugano
Florence
Lugano, Stazione is the most popular Lugano 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 Lugano for your journey to Florence.

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