Train, Bus and Airport
Florence train station
Florence's central train station is called Santa Maria Novella. The station is located in central Florence. From the Sita Bus Station (next to Santa Maria Novella Station), buses leave to regional cities throughout Tuscany.
Florence Central Station is an important hub of the Italian railway system.
It is crossed by trains that cover the main routes.
The official website of the Italian Railways is Trenitalia.
Here you will find train schedules, fares, news and special offers.
It is possible to buy tickets online and to choose your seats and wagon.
Florence Amerigo Vespucci Airport
Between Amerigo Vespucci airport and the Central Station in Florence is a shuttle bus service (Sita/Ataf). The airport bus departs every 30 minutes till 20.00 In the late evening every hour.
- Amerigo Vespucci airport --> Santa Maria Novella Station (6.00 - 23.30)
- Santa Maria Novella Station (Sita bus station) --> Amerigo Vespucci airport (5.30 - 23.00)
Travel time is about 25 minutes. Ticket fare is about 5 Euro. Tickets can be purchased from the ticket booth at the station or from ticket vending machines at the airport.
Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport
Florence Amerigo Vespucci is the regional capitalís city airport.
Pisaís Galileo Galilei Airport is registered as part of the Florence metropolitan area.
Galileo Galilei is much larger and many international flights arrive therefore in Pisa.
The railway station is next to Galileo Galilei Pisa Airport.
The travel distance between Pisa airport and Florence city is 60/80 minutes by train.
Departures from Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport to Florence by bus:
08.30 - 09.50 - 11.10 - 12.25 - 13.00 - 14.30 - 16.00 - 17.00 - 18.20 - 19.00 - 21.30 - 22.30
Tickets can be bought at the Pisa Airport Information Desk.
Waiting time to buy a train ticket at the desk can be up to one hour. We stayed in Hotel delle Nazioni 100 metres from the train station. When i woke up, i went to the desk at 7.00 in the morning and was helped allmost immediately.
Florence Travel & hotelsPonte Vecchio
Piazza della Signoria
Hotel delle Nazioni
Westin Excelsior Hotel
The Grand Hotel
Florence train station, ticket office
Florence train station, the area with shops and food