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Florence - Karlsruhe Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 10 intercity buses per day from Florence to Karlsruhe. Traveling by bus from Florence to Karlsruhe usually takes around 16 hours and 7 minutes, but the fastest Onebus bus can make the trip in 12 hours and 35 minutes.

Distance386 mi (622 km)
Shortest duration12h 35m
Cheapest price$34.24
Trips per day2
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines2

What bus companies travel from Florence to Karlsruhe?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Florence to Karlsruhe that you can compare and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 9 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus916h 12m$61.74
Onebus312h 49m$133.89
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 9 trips from Florence to Karlsruhe, and usually makes the trip in about 16 hours and 12 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

  • Onebus

    Onebus

    Book Onebus from Florence to Karlsruhe from $132. There are 3 trips per day offered by Onebus from Florence to Karlsruhe and you can expect on average to pay for a Onebus ticket to Karlsruhe. In Florence, Onebus departs to Karlsruhe from Villa Costanza and one other station. In Karlsruhe, Onebus arrives at Hinterm Hauptbahnhof and one other station.

    An average trip on Onebus from Florence to Karlsruhe takes 12 hours and 49 minutes , while the fastest available Onebus trip will get you to Karlsruhe in 12 hours and 35 minutes .

    On weekends, Onebus offers 4 trips per day. A one way ticket costs for a weekend trip to Karlsruhe.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Florence to Karlsruhe during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus 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, bus 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.

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 bus ride from Florence to Karlsruhe?

The bus takes an average of 16 hours and 7 minutes to cover the 386 miles from Florence to Karlsruhe. However, the fastest bus only takes 12 hours and 35 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus 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 bus?

Sunday tends to be the busiest day for buses, as many passengers take the bus to Karlsruhe at the end of the week. If you are planning to travel on a Sunday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

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

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Florence?

The first bus leaves at 12:00am and the last bus leaves at 11:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Florence to Karlsruhe, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are 10 scheduled buses that travel from Florence to Karlsruhe every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 2 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Florence to Karlsruhe; ticket prices start at $114.48.

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 bus carriers offer frequent services to Florence.

Karlsruhe

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Karlsruhe is fondly referred to as the Fan-Shaped City. Even though it's at the northern edge of the Black Forest, Karlsruhe has some of the warmest weather in the country, so many visitors pick this city to experience a Mediterranean-inspired vacation in Germany. There are hundreds of fine museums, quirky galleries, and beautiful theatres in the area that are all worth checking out.

Karlsruhe is a hub for science and technology, but it has an artistic side, too. The ZKM is a unique art museum that displays contemporary video and audio installations in a former weapons factory. Hit up the Jakobus Theatre, Kammertheater Karlsruhe, or The Sandkorn Theatre for live music or theatrical performance.

Another can't-miss landmark is the Karlsruhe Palace, built in the 18th-century. Not only does the palace include stunning grounds and magnificent architecture, it also houses the Baden State Museum with exhibits about the region's history. Some of the best outdoor recreation sites are Badesee Epple, Rheinstrandbad Rappenwort, and Weingarten, offering blue waters for fishing, swimming, and sailing, respectively.

Karlsruhe is easy to reach from cities like Berlin, Munich, and Frankfurt on Deutsche Bahn trains. FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Sindbad, Union Ivkoni, and Cazmatrans provide bus service to the city as well. The Karlsruhe/Baden Airport is not too far away, so you can travel to this warm destination from nearly anywhere.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Florence?

Main departure station: Viale Filippo Strozzi

Buses to Karlsruhe leave from 5 stations in Florence.

All bus stations in Florence:

  • Viale Filippo Strozzi

  • Firenze S.M.N.

  • Viale XI Agosto

  • Villa Costanza

  • Villa Constanza Bus Station

Where does the bus arrive in Karlsruhe?

Main arrival station: Hinterm Hauptbahnhof

These are the two stations where buses may stop when they arrive in Karlsruhe.

All bus stations in Karlsruhe:

  • Hinterm Hauptbahnhof

  • Hinterm Hauptbahnhof

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