Milan to Florence train

Cheap train tickets from Milan to Florence

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Cheapest

£23

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£39

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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09:00Milan Porta Garibaldi4h52 13:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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06:15Milan Centrale4h37 10:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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11:20Milan Centrale5h32 16:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:20Milan Centrale5h32 14:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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17:20Milan Centrale4h50 22:10Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Train schedule Milan to Florence

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05:00Milan Centrale1h49 06:49Florence Santa Maria Novella
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05:40Milan Centrale1h55 07:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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05:45Milan Centrale3h05 08:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
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05:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 07:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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06:10Milan Centrale1h54 08:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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06:15Milan Centrale4h37 10:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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06:30Milan Centrale5h22 11:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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06:40Milan Centrale1h55 08:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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06:50Milan Centrale3h25 10:15Florence Rifredi
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06:55Milan Centrale4h18 11:13Florence Rifredi
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07:10Milan Centrale1h54 09:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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07:40Milan Centrale1h55 09:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:10Milan Centrale1h54 10:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:15Milan Centrale4h12 12:27Florence Rifredi
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08:15Milan Centrale5h56 14:11Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:15Milan Centrale5h37 13:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:40Milan Centrale1h55 10:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:48Milan Porta Garibaldi2h02 10:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
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08:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 10:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:00Milan Porta Garibaldi4h52 13:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:10Milan Porta Garibaldi4h42 13:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:10Milan Centrale1h54 11:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:20Milan Centrale5h32 14:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:20Milan Centrale6h51 16:11Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:40Milan Centrale1h55 11:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:48Milan Porta Garibaldi2h02 11:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 11:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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10:10Milan Centrale1h54 12:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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10:40Milan Centrale1h55 12:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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10:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 12:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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11:10Milan Centrale1h54 13:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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11:20Milan Centrale5h32 16:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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11:40Milan Centrale1h55 13:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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11:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 13:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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12:10Milan Centrale1h54 14:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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12:40Milan Centrale1h55 14:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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12:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 14:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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13:10Milan Centrale1h54 15:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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13:20Milan Centrale5h32 18:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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13:40Milan Centrale1h55 15:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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13:48Milan Centrale3h39 17:27Florence Rifredi
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14:01Milan Rogoredo6h21 20:22Florence Santa Maria Novella
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14:10Milan Centrale1h54 16:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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14:16Milan Rogoredo5h09 19:25Florence Rifredi
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14:40Milan Centrale1h55 16:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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15:10Milan Centrale1h54 17:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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15:20Milan Centrale5h32 20:52Florence Santa Maria Novella
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15:35Milan Porta Garibaldi3h52 19:27Florence Campo di Marte
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15:40Milan Centrale1h55 17:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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15:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 17:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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16:10Milan Centrale1h54 18:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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16:40Milan Centrale1h55 18:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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16:48Milan Porta Garibaldi2h02 18:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
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16:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 18:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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17:10Milan Centrale1h54 19:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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17:20Milan Centrale4h50 22:10Florence Santa Maria Novella
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17:40Milan Centrale1h55 19:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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17:40Milan Centrale3h42 21:22Florence Santa Maria Novella
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18:10Milan Centrale1h54 20:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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18:15Milan Centrale5h35 23:50Florence Santa Maria Novella
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18:40Milan Centrale1h55 20:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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19:10Milan Centrale1h54 21:04Florence Santa Maria Novella
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20:40Milan Centrale1h55 22:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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21:20Milan Centrale1h54 23:14Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Fastest train times from Milan to Florence

Showing times and prices for 02 Jul

Fastest Journey

1 h 45 m

Average

2 h 55 m

Trains per day

64

Distance

249 km

Of the 64 trains that leave Milan for Florence every day 48 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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11:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 13:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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£401One-way
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08:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 10:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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16:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 18:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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09:50Milan Rogoredo1h45 11:35Florence Santa Maria Novella
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Overview: Train from Milan to Florence

distanceDistance154 miles (249 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 55 min
priceAverage train ticket price£21 (€23)
frequencyTrain frequency27 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersIntercity Notte, Italo, Intercity, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Regionale, Regionale Veloce or Trenitalia

Trains from Milan to Florence cover the 154 miles (249 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 55 min with our travel partners like Intercity Notte, Italo, Intercity, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Regionale, Regionale Veloce or Trenitalia. Normally, there are 27 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £21, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £20. Travellers depart most frequently from Milano Centrale and arrive in Firenze Santa Maria Novella.

Train providers: Italo, Frecciarossa and Trenitalia trains Milan to Florence

For as little as £20 you can travel by train between Milan and Florence with Italo, Frecciarossa and Trenitalia. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

Trenitalia
Frecciarossa
Italo

Enjoy the train ride to Florence from Milan with Trenitalia, Italy’s main operator of train services throughout the country with an impressive fleet of trains offering different levels of comfort, amenities and speed. The company's flagship trains are the high-speed Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca that can travel at speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh). Trenitalia also operates intercity, regional and sleeper trains. Toilets and WiFi access are standard on long-distance train routes. In many cases, Trenitalia trains also provide barrier-free access.

Trenitalia tickets from Milan to Florence are available on Omio, and you can find the best deals for them in just a few steps. 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 to Florence from Milan, you can expect to travel 154 miles (249 km). Check Trenitalia’s train times and tickets for the Milan to Florence trip and buy your cheap ticket on Omio today!

    Step on board a Frecciarossa train and relax as you travel across Italy. Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa high-speed trains make about 200 connections across Italy per day, including major destinations like Rome, Florence, Milan, Venice and Naples. These trains reach speeds up to 186 mph (300 kmh), so you can travel 154 miles (249 km) from Milan to Florence quickly on a Frecciarossa high-speed train. There are four different classes to choose from: Standard, Premium, Business, and Executive. All Frecciarossa classes provide free WiFi access, power outlets, air conditioning, toilets, luggage storage, onboard entertainment, and restaurant and bar services to passengers.

    We show you the latest Frecciarossa train timetable for the Milan to Florence route, so you can select the best times for your upcoming trip. You can find other travel information on Omio for this journey, such as departure and arrival train stations, journey times, number of stops, and cheap fares. You can select from three ticket types: Super Economy, Economy, and Base. Once you’ve picked your ticket, book a cheap train between Milan and Florence with us today and enjoy your journey with Trenitalia’s Frecciarossa!

    Frecciarossa from Milan to Florence train information:

    • Average Duration: 1 h 59 min
    • Frecciarossa frequency: 17 a day

    Italo is a brand of high-speed trains operated by the Italian train company Nuovo Trasporto Viaggiatori (NTV). Its fleet of trains includes the Italo AGV 575, the premier high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), and the Italo EVO, an eco-friendly train that can reach a maximum speed of 150 mph (250 km/h). Italo offers four different class options, but each train carriage is modernly equipped with a high level of comfort. You can choose between the Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive classes. Standard services in all Italo trains include toilets, free WiFi, power outlets, reclining leather seats, footrests, snack machines and Italo Live (free onboard entertainment featuring a selection of movies, music and games). Italo offers three types of fares with different prices and flexibility: Low Cost, Economy, and Flex.

    Train information from Milan to Florence with Italo:

    • Average Duration: 1 h 53 min
    • Italo frequency: 7 a day

    Trains from Milan to Florence

    If you're planning on taking a train from Milan to Florence, you'll be glad to know that these routes aren't in short supply. You'll find a variety of options available starting early in the morning and running until late in the evenings. The majority of the trains operating this route are direct trains that don't require any changes along the way, but you will find a few routes that offer one or two changes en route. A direct train from Milan Centrale to Florence Santa Maria Novella will take just under 2h, while a train journey from Milan Centrale that stops over in Bologna Centrale will take close to 5h.

    Milan to Florence Train Time: Daily Departures

    Taking a train from Milan to Florence is a popular route and thanks to that, you'll find numerous trains operating this route daily. You'll find routes operated by a couple of different train companies, operating a few times an hour starting around 05:00 a.m. every morning and running until 08:40 p.m. every evening. The more frequent route options are direct routes from Milan Centrale to Florence Santa Maria Novella, though there are numerous routes that have one or two changes along the way.

    How long is the journey by train from Milan to Florence?

    Your travel time for the train journey from Milan to Florence depends on the route you decide to take. If you're opting for a direct train between these destinations, expect a travel time of around 1h 55min, give or take a couple of minutes. If you're boarding one of the trains heading through Bologna Centrale and Prato Centrale along the way, your travel time is likely to be closer to 5h 10min, depending on how long the changes along the way take. If your direct train is heading to Florence Rifredi, your total travel time is likely to be around 3h 25min rather than just under 2h. Train rides to Florence Santa Maria with a single stopover tend to spend more time at the changeover station and travel time is also closer to 5h 30min.

    Abbaye d'Abbeville. Source: Shutterstock

    ="Panoramic sunset over the Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral in Florence.">

    What is/are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Milan to Florence?

    Departure train station: If you're taking a train from Milan to Florence, your departure station will always be Milan Centrale station, which is located in the city centre and easily accessible through various modes of transport. Once at the station, you'll have access to a variety of amenities including free WiFi inside the station, luggage lockers, ticket offices, ATMs, a club class lounge, and a variety of restaurants and cafes to enjoy a bite to eat and have a little drink.

    Arrival train station: When travelling from Milan to Florence via train, you'll have the choice of two stations in Florence to arrive at. The less frequent option is Florence Rifredi, which is closer to the Careggi hospital and a little further away from the city centre. The closest and most frequently used train station is Florence Santa Maria Novella train station. This is the primary train station in Florence and is situated in the centre of the city of Florence. You'll find the rail ticket office at the entrance to the station, as well as a couple of shops and restaurants. The station is also home to a tourism office, a passenger lounge, a luggage office, a post office, currency exchange desks, and accessible restrooms.

    Which train companies travel from Milan to Florence?

    When looking at which train companies operate routes between Milan and Florence, you'll discover there are two train operators providing regular trains. The most common operators of direct trains from Milan to Florence are Trenitalia and Italo. Both of these operators provide non_stop trains from Milan Centrale to Florence Santa Maria Novella. Trenitalia Intercity provides direct trains from Milan to Florence Rifredi train station. If you're on a train that has a single stop or multiple stops along the way, it's likely your operator will be Trenitalia Regionale. These trains go to either Santa Maria or Rifredi.

    Trenitalia trains from Milan to Florence

    Trenitalia offers a variety of trains travelling between Milan and Florence depending on the service required. The Frecciarossa trains are high_speed trains offering the fastest route between the two destinations and will typically get you there in under two hours. Regionale and Intercity are two of the slower options, typically requiring a single or multiple changes along the way. All in all, you'll find close to three trains per hour running, starting at 05:00 am. in the morning.

    Italo trains from Milan to Florence

    Italois an Italian open_access train company operating high_speed trains throughout Italy. There are numerous trains travelling between these two destinations daily, roughly 14 trips per day, and will get you to Florence in around 1h 55min.

    Train Milan to Florence: Services on Board

    You'll have the option of both first and second_class tickets, though first_class doesn't provide much more than second_class. You'll have the same luggage restrictions but better seats with more space and snacks and beverages if they're available. If you're hoping to travel with pets, you'll be glad to know that small pets are allowed provided they're in a pet carrier for the whole trip. Bicycles can be taken on board but are subject to availability, so call ahead to confirm. Foldable bikes are easier to transport and more readily taken on board. If you're travelling with a disability, all train providers offer assistance if you call them at least 48 hours before to arrange the help you need.

    Night trains Milan

    You'll typically have one overnight train journey offered per day from Milan to Florence. This train is operated by Trenitalia. you'll start with the Intercity train from Milan to Pisa and transfer to the Regionale train for the overnight journey from there to Florence. This trip usually takes around 6h 30min. If you wait half an hour later, you'll be able to take a high_speed train by Italo that'll get you to the train station in Florence in under 2h.

    Traveling by train : Sustainable journey

    Besides biking or walking, travelling by train is the most eco_friendly way to travel. If you compare trains to cars or aeroplanes, trains generally emit up to 75% less carbon. Trains also offer better energy consumption, offer more space, with lower noise levels.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Milan to Florence?

    If you're looking for the best deals for train travel from Milan to Florence, there are a couple of things you'll want to try. Firstly, stick with Omio as a search platform. Omio offers information consolidated from numerous online sources on a single page and gives you the chance to filter according to price. Omio also offers an Omio Magazine that gives passengers tips on how to travel efficiently. Try booking as far in advance as you can. Tickets usually go on sale a few months in advance and get more expensive the closer you get to your departure date. Search with flexible dates to take advantage of different deals on different days. Direct trips are usually the cheapest option.

    Abbaye d'Abbeville. Source: Shutterstock

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    To Florence by train—travel tips

    Florence is one of the most charming cities in Tuscany and offers travellers a variety of activities to indulge in and sites to see. Florence is home to Leonardo Da Vinci and Michaelangelo's works, which you'll find at Uffizi Gallery, as well as attractions like Boboli Gardens and Ponte Vecchio. A couple of other things worth checking out in the city are:

    • Check out the Florence Cathedral, one of the most celebrated cathedrals in the world
    • Giotto’s Campanile
    • The Palazzo Vecchio, one of the most important administrative buildings in the city
    • Ponte Vecchio and the Vecchio Bridge spanning the river Arno
    • The Uffizi Palace and Gallery, located just off of the Piazza della Signoria
    • Galleria dell’Accademia, one of the most important museums in Florence

    Travel Tips: Trains from Milan to Florence

    Travel by train to Florence easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Milan to Florence.
    FAQs
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Florence from Milan to cost as little as £20  in the next 7 days.
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Milan to Florence train to cost on average £21  one way.
    The train distance from Milan to Florence is around 154 miles (249 km).
    On average the Milan to Florence train time is 1 h 55 min  covering the 154 miles (249 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

    When departing from Milan, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Milano Centrale, Milano Rogoredo and Milano Porta Garibaldi. When arriving in Florence, you can end your journey in train stations like Firenze Santa Maria Novella, Firenze Rifredi and Firenze Campo di Marte.

    Omio customers book a train from Milano Centrale   to Firenze Santa Maria Novella   most frequently for this route.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Milano Centrale, which is located around 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Firenze Santa Maria Novella, located 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre.

    For the route from Milan to Florence you can take a train with Intercity Notte, Italo, Intercity, Frecciarossa, Frecciabianca, Regionale, Regionale Veloce or Trenitalia. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Milan to Florence on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day to Florence from Milan. If you’re looking for a direct train from Milan to Florence, consider travelling with Italo, Frecciarossa, Intercity or Intercity Notte. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
    The average number of trains departing Milan for Florence is 27 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The first train from Milan to Florence leaves at 04: 50   and the last train for this leaves at 21: 20. Omio shows you the latest train from Milan to Florence schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    If you book Milan to Florence train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £21. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Milan and Florence. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Milan
    Florence
    Milano Centrale is the most popular Milan 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 Milan for your journey to Florence.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 892021
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 22: 20
    Public transport options for Milano Centrale
    Metro lines: M2 (green), M3 (yellow)
    Tram lines: 1
    Bus lines: 5, 9, 10, 42, 81, 87, 152, 728, N26, NM2, NM3, Air Bus, Orio Shuttle
    Train lines: FR, FB, EC, Thello, XP2, R28, IC, ICN, RV, R, Regio, Italo
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +39 892021
    Public transport options for Milano Porta Garibaldi
    Metro lines: M2, M5
    Bus lines: 43, 56, 70, 94
    Train lines: R21, R31, S1, S11, S2, S5, S7, S8

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