There are 8 ways to get from Barcelona to Florence by plane, train, bus, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Florence  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Florence (FLR) BCN - FLR

$68 - $270

Cheapest option

Fly to Bologna, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Bologna (BLQ) BCN - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$51 - $261

6 alternative options

Fly to Pisa, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Pisa (PSA) BCN - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$53 - $287

Train  •  13 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Lyon Part Dieu Ave
  2. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$195 - $280

Bus FlixBus  •  16 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Genoa, Genoa N728 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence 501 / ...

$67 - $112

Car ferry, train  •  24 h 21 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Genoa
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Viareggio Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Viareggio to Firenze S.Maria Novella Reg

$115 - $173

Bus ALSA  •  40 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Florence

$110 - $230

Drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Florence 681.2 miles

$160 - $240

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Florence, Italy?

Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and Air Dolomiti fly from Barcelona to Florence 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Florence via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa in around 13 h 19 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Barcelona to Florence via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Barcelona to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Viareggio
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Viareggio to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $18
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$15 - $18
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
[email protected]
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Genoa, Genoa
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Genoa, Genoa to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
[email protected]
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Barcelona to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Barcelona to Florence?

The distance between Barcelona and Florence is 789 km. The road distance is 1090 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Florence?

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Florence is to fly and train which costs 40€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Barcelona to Florence?

The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Florence is to fly which takes 4 h 17 min and costs 55€ - 230€.

Is there a direct train between Barcelona and Florence?

No, there is no direct train from Barcelona to Florence. However, there are services departing from Barcelona Sants and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Lyon Part Dieu and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 19 min.

Is there a direct bus between Barcelona and Florence?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Barcelona and arriving at Florence. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 40 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Barcelona to Florence?

It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Barcelona to Florence, including transfers.