You can get from Milan to Florence by train, bus or flight.
To get from Milan to Florence on 28 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||154 miles (249 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£16 - £24|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £16 • 3 h 55 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £24 • 3 h 27 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Trenitalia|
Travel 154 miles (249 km) by coach or train to Florence from Milan. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 27 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Trenitalia among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Milan to Florence.
It’s easily possible to travel to Florence from Milan via bus, train or plane, any day of the week. It is generally faster to travel by direct train. Flights between Florence and Milan are indirect and usually entail at least one layover – often in Rome. For those on a tight budget, bus companies may be an attractive option.
Bus companies that operate services to Florence from Milan include Eurolines, and LIROSI. The main departure point is Autostazione Lazzi bus stop, and the arrival point is Vlabij de Metro stop. Bus services to Florence from Milan are generally available from early morning until late at night, every day of the week. Several services operate during the day at infrequent intervals. A direct journey takes approximately 5 hours and 20 minutes.
Train services operate every day of the week to Florence from Milan. Services start running at approximately 5:30 a.m, and are available throughout the day until about 8:15 p.m. There can be up to 4 train departures during the course of an hour. Companies that operate services to Florence from Milan include Trenitalia and Italo. Direct travel by train can take from 1 hour and 30 minutes. The departure point is usually Milano Centrale station, and the arrival point is Firenze S.M.Novella station.
Flights to Florence from Milan are operated by a number of airlines, including Alitalia, Lufthansa, Austrian, KLM and British Airways. Connecting flights take around 3 hours to reach Florence. Flights services commence at about 6:40 a.m, and operate until approximately 10 p.m each day. There are usually at least 3 flights during each hour. The main departure point is Milana Malpensa Airport, and the arrival point is Florence Airport.
There are 2 ways to get from Milan to Florence: coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Milan to Florence, which costs on average £16.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Florence:
A coach is £8 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Milan to Florence costing on average £24.
The quickest way to travel between Milan and Florence is by train, which takes on average 3 h 27 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, getting to Florence by coach can take on average 3 h 55 min.
You should expect to travel around 154 miles (249 km) from Milan to Florence.
The average frequency per day from Milan to Florence is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Milan and Florence as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Milan to Florence:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Milan to Florence with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Florence tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this journey.
When planning your trip between Milan and Florence, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Milan to Florence online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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