There are 9 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 Barcelona to Florence  •  4 h 29 min

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

$68 - $274

Cheapest option

Train to Girona, fly to Pisa, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
  2. Fly from Girona (GRO) to Pisa (PSA) GRO - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$46 - $205

7 alternative options

Fly Barcelona to Bologna, train  •  5 h 32 min

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

$54 - $260

Fly Barcelona to Pisa, train  •  5 h 28 min

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

$53 - $291

Train  •  14 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr

$190 - $283

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Florence, Florence N758

$64 - $103

Car ferry, train  •  24 h 3 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Genoa
  2. Take the train from Genova Piazza Principe to Pisa Centrale Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn Rv / ...

$103 - $152

Bus ALSA  •  40 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Florence

$100 - $210

Drive  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Florence 681.2 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Florence is to train and fly which costs 40€ - 180€ and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Florence is to fly which costs 55€ - 240€ and takes 4 h 29 min.

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The distance between Barcelona and Florence is 789 km. The road distance is 1089.9 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to get from Barcelona to Florence, including transfers.

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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.

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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 Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 7 min.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Florence.
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  • Distance: 492.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 29 min

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

Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and two other airlines fly from Barcelona to Florence 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Barcelona to Florence via Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 14 h 7 min.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 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 20 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
Flights from Girona to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Florence via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Genova Piazza Principe to Pisa Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Girona
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $43
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
[email protected]
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
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
$140 - $210
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Ferry operators

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