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Journey Information

There are 38 intercity coaches per day from Florence to Rome. Traveling by coach from Florence to Rome usually takes around 3 hours and 39 minutes, but the fastest Marino coach can make the trip in 3 hours,

Distance143 mi (231 km)
Shortest duration3h 0m
Cheapest price£4.01
Trips per day37
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Coach lines4

How much is a coach ticket from Florence to Rome?

£7.56 is the average price of a coach ticket from Florence to Rome. This is currently one of the best deals in coach travel. It’s easy to find a coach ticket at this price or lower when you use Wanderu to book your trip online in advance of your travel date.

Monthly average prices

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The lowest coach ticket prices on this route can usually be found in March. That’s when the average price of a coach ticket is expected to be just £14 – the lowest of the year.

Alternatively, if you plan to travel from Florence to Rome in July, expect to spend more on your coach trip, as the average ticket price may surge to £21 at that time of year. However, if you book your trip ahead of time, you can still score a ticket at a lower price.

Prices as travel date approaches

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Most coach companies charge higher ticket prices the closer you book to the date of travel, so it’s a good idea to buy your coach tickets as early as possible. The best way to find cheap coach tickets is to book at least 28 days in advance. By doing so, you can expect to save £4.78 on your coach ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

What coach companies travel from Florence to Rome?

There are 4 coach lines from Florence to Rome available for you to search and book on Wanderu. With 23 daily trips, FlixBus usually has the most coaches running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Autoservizi Salemi14h 0m£21.33
FlixBus233h 38m£10.12
Itabus133h 34m£7.80
Marino44h 25m£23.45
  • Autoservizi Salemi

    Autoservizi Salemi

    Book Autoservizi Salemi from Florence to Rome from £15. There are 1 Autoservizi Salemi schedules from Florence to Rome and you can expect on average to pay for a Autoservizi Salemi ticket to Rome. In Florence, Autoservizi Salemi departs to Rome from Villa Constanza Bus Station and no other station. In Rome, Autoservizi Salemi arrives at Largo Guido Mazzoni and no other station.

    An average trip on Autoservizi Salemi from Florence to Rome takes 4 hours and 0 minutes , while the fastest available Autoservizi Salemi trip will get you to Rome in 3 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Autoservizi Salemi offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Rome.

  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity coach companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 23 trips from Florence to Rome, and usually makes the trip in about 3 hours and 38 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • Itabus

    Itabus

    Book Itabus from Florence to Rome from £4. There are 13 Itabus schedules from Florence to Rome and you can expect on average to pay for a Itabus ticket to Rome. In Florence, Itabus departs to Rome from Villa Constanza Bus Station and 1 other station. In Rome, Itabus arrives at Largo Mazzoni Guido 3 and no other station.

    An average trip on Itabus from Florence to Rome takes 3 hours and 34 minutes , while the fastest available Itabus trip will get you to Rome in 3 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Itabus offers 15 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Rome.

  • Marino

    Marino

    Book Marino from Florence to Rome from £14. There are 4 Marino schedules from Florence to Rome and you can expect on average to pay for a Marino ticket to Rome. In Florence, Marino departs to Rome from Villa Constanza Bus Station and no other station. In Rome, Marino arrives at Largo Guido Mazzoni and no other station.

    An average trip on Marino from Florence to Rome takes 4 hours and 25 minutes , while the fastest available Marino trip will get you to Rome in 3 hours and 0 minutes .

    On weekends, Marino offers 5 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Rome.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by coach from Florence to Rome during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our coach partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, coach carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all coach passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the coach.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach takes an average of 3 hours and 39 minutes to cover the 143 miles from Florence to Rome. However, the fastest coach only takes 3 hours. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by coach?

Saturday is usually the day when coaches are busiest, as many travelers take the coach to enjoy the weekend in Rome. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Thursday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Thursday ticket is the way to go.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Florence?

The first coach leaves at 01:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from Florence to Rome, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coach schedules are there most days?

There are 38 scheduled coaches that travel from Florence to Rome every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 37 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

City Information

Florence

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Florence is located in Central-Northern Italy, in the lush Tuscany region. Regarded as the birthplace of the Renaissance, this city is an art lover's idea of heaven. The city's plethora of museums, palaces, churches, and artistic treasures landed Florence the #1 spot in our ranking of the most cultured cities in Europe.

Visit the Uffizi Gallery to see many of the world's greatest Renaissance masterpieces, including work by Raphael, da Vinci, Botticelli, and Michelangelo. Michelangelo's famous sculpture of David in his birthday suit is on view at the Accademia Galleria. The Institute and Museum of the History of Science is another must-see attraction to learn about the scientific instruments vital to some of the 13th century's world-changing discoveries.

After you have finished exploring Florence's many museums and galleries, head outside to enjoy a relaxing stroll through the Boboli Gardens and appreciate this stunning example of "green architecture."

The city is also home to almost every high-end designer label you can bring to mind, as well as museums dedicated to Gucci and Ferragamo. For a less expensive shopping experience, visit one of the many affordable boutiques and local clothing stores for a more authentic taste of the city.

Florence is a top-rated destination, meaning it has well-established international and national travel connections. Florence's Amerigo Vespucci International Airport makes air travel simple. Fast and modern trains also connect the city to numerous European cities, and many coach carriers offer frequent services to Florence.

Rome

Rome is a city rich in cultural heritage, as well as one of the most romantic destinations in Europe. To fully understand the city’s extraordinary history, visitors should take the time to visit the Capitoline Museums, where the collections include hundreds of sculptures as well as the Capitoline Wolf, the symbol of Rome itself. The famous Trevi’s Fountain is also on the must-see list of many travelers. Boasting an amazing baroque design with mythological motifs, the fountain is one of the most photogenic spots in the city, and it is located near the principal shopping area. If you wish to check out some of the city’s most iconic structures, head over to the Sistine Chapel, which houses the famous fresco by Michelangelo.

Rome is every foodie’s heaven. As you explore the city’s food scene, don’t hesitate to take the chance to try out a local specialty, artichokes. The best place to try these out is at Nonna Betta. For those who want to try the famous Roma coffee, Caffe Sant'Eustachio might be the right spot.

The principal train station in Rome is the Termini station. The main bus station is Roma Tiburtina. The city’s air services are fulfilled by three airports: Leonardo da Vinci International Airport, Rome Ciampino Airport, and Roma-Urbe, of which the Leonardo da Vinci International Airport is the largest.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Florence?

Departure stations

Coaches to Rome leave from 3 stations in Florence.

All coach stations in Florence:

  • Viale Filippo Strozzi

  • Villa Constanza Bus Station

  • Firenze S.M.N.

Where does the coach arrive in Rome?

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Arrival stations

Rome's main long-distance coach station, known as Autostazione Tiburtina, is located on Largo Guido Mazzoni in the northeast of the city. The modern, state-of-the-art facility has several small food outlets, restrooms, and left luggage facilities. Coach companies like FlixBus and RegioJet operate routes from Tiburtina to destinations including Venice and Prague. It can be accessed via the city's metro line B and is just a short walk to Roma Tiburtina railway station. Several hotels, bars, and restaurants line the nearby Via Tiburtina for the perfect welcome to the Eternal City.

Coach stations in Rome:

  • Largo Guido Mazzoni

  • Largo Mazzoni Guido 3

  • Via Vincenzo Giudice

  • Ciampino Airport

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