Traveling by train from Pisa to Florence is a quick commute, making this an easy day trip if you’re planning a day trip to Florence. The distance from Florence to Pisa is 42 miles. Some high-speed trains make this journey in just 49 minutes. Ticket prices on this route average $10.
The Pisa to Florence train travels west through the scenic Tuscan countryside. This journey is always direct; you won’t stop or need to change trains.
Pisa to Florence train times
Trains leave Pisa Centrale station several times per hour for Florence Santa Maria Novella station — averaging 47 trains per day. The earliest train leaves Pisa Centrale for Florence Santa Maria Novella for Pisa at 4:15 a.m. The last train to Florence leaves Pisa at 11:30 p.m.
Note that weekends and holidays typically mean less frequent service and sometimes longer travel times.
Amenities on the train between Pisa and Florence
The high-speed trains make the daily journey between Pisa and Florence in just 49 minutes, traveling as fast as 155 miles per hour.
Italy’s high-speed trains are equipped with air conditioning and electrical outlets at your seat to charge devices. There is WiFi on the train, but the signal will drop in tunnels and at stations. Expect a cafe car on every train, as well as food cart that brings snacks, sandwiches and beverages to your seat. At the end of each car you’ll find a restroom and plenty of racks to store large luggage.
Pisa Centrale station connects three major train lines in Italy, linking the city with Florence, Rome, Genoa and La Spezia. Annually, more than 15 million people travel through this major transportation hub. Travelers will find all the amenities they need. Transportation from Pisa Centrale provides quick and easy access to the airport and the city’s main attraction, the leaning tower of Pisa.
Firenze SMN train station is a hub for Italian and international high-speed and regional trains. Located in Florence’s central Piazza della Stazione, SMN station puts you conveniently close to Florence’s big attractions. Outside the station you’ll find taxis, a tourist information office, and stops for most of the city’s main bus routes.