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Journey Information

Rome to Florence coach - cost & duration

Cheapest priceUS$8.88
Shortest Duration3h 15m
Trips per day17
Coach lines2
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Price trends for coaches from Rome to Florence

Average prices by travel date

US$30US$20US$10JunJul

Monthly average prices

US$25US$20US$15US$10US$5ASONDJFMAMJJ

Prices as travel date approaches

US$25US$20US$15US$10US$53020100

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you do a day-trip to Florence from Rome?

It is very possible to do a day-trip from Rome to Florence. The fastest bus trip takes just 2 hours and 55 minutes, so if you leave for Florence first thing in the morning you should be able to get a full day in before returning to Rome. The latest bus back to Rome departs at 11:00 p.m.

What is the best way to get from Rome to Florence?

Traveling by bus is the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Florence, with bus tickets starting at just €8 and averaging about €11. Traveling by train is about an hour and 15 minutes faster, with the quickest train taking 1 hour and 30 minutes, but tickets are more expensive (starting at €24). Flights from Rome to Florence are substantially more expensive, though as fast as 55 minutes in duration.

Is there a FlixBus from Rome to Florence?

Yes, FlixBus does operate between Rome and Florence. FlixBus offers 33 trips per day on this route, with an average travel time of 3 hours and 36 minutes. You can expect to pay about €12.50 per ticket.

Is it safe to travel by coach from Rome to Florence right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most coach companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. To review the latest news and updates on which companies have reduced routes, visit our COVID-19 Travel Alert.

In order to keep their vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, coach companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

How much is a coach ticket from Rome to Florence?

Based on daily average prices in last 30 days, US$24.11 was the low point for coach fares from Rome to Florence. Coaches from Florence to Rome are similarly priced. Any tickets cheaper than US$24.11 could be considered a great deal.

The best way to find cheap deals on bus tickets is by booking as early as possible, since most coach companies increase the price as the travel date approaches. You should book at least 29 days in advance. By doing so, you could save US$13.17 on your ticket compared to booking at the last minute.

How long is the coach ride?

The coach usually takes around 3 hours and 35 minutes to cover the 143 miles (231 kilometers) from Rome to Florence. However, the fastest coach only takes 3 hours and 15 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie.

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

Because many passengers travel from Rome to Florence at the beginning of the work week, Monday is usually the busiest day for coaches. If you are planning to travel on a Monday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the coach, traveling mid-week is your best bet.

When do the earliest and latest coaches leave Rome?

The first coach leaves at 01:00 and the last coach leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all coaches from Rome to Florence, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many coaches are there each day?

There are 17 scheduled coaches that travel from Rome to Florence every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 17 direct coaches, where you can stay on the same coach without having to transfer to a connecting coach at any point during your trip.

What coach companies travel from Rome to Florence?

There are a couple of coach lines that have daily service from Rome to Florence. Of these two services, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 17 coach trips per day.
CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus173h 35mUS$23.48
Marino25h 29mUS$41.49

Where does the coach leave from in Rome?

Coaches to Florence leave from multiple locations in Rome, Province of Rome. These are the 4 most popular coach stations:

  • Largo Guido Mazzoni
  • Via Vincenzo Giudice

Where does the coach arrive in Florence?

Coaches arrive in Florence at 4 stations, depending on which coach line you are traveling with. These are the main coach stations in Florence, Province of Florence:

  • Viale Filippo Strozzi
  • Firenze S.M.N.
  • Viale XI Agosto
  • Villa Constanza Bus Station

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