York to Florence by train

  • First train
    04:40
  • Last train
    22:25
  • Avg changes
    3
  • Fastest journey
    19hr 2m
  • Distance
    1,446 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    11
  • Avg. journey time
    27hr 45m
  • Train operators

Travelling from York to Florence by train

Fast trains from York to Florence take around 19 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,446 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between York and Florence.

1. Are there direct trains from York to Florence?

Journeys between York and Florence usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 13 departures on the route from York to Florence every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 14 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from York to Florence?

The York to Florence train travel time is normally about 19 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the York to Florence train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Florence is usually scheduled to depart York around 04:40 and the last train is around 22:25. At weekends the first train of the day leaves York around 04:40, and the last at 17:02.

When to book York to Florence train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from York to Florence by train.

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Which train companies operate between York and Florence?

More than one train company operates on the route from York to Florence, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • East Coast
  • Eurostar
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • Grand Central
  • Grand Central Railway
  • Italo
  • London North Eastern Railway
  • Regionale
  • TGV
  • Thello
  • UK Rail Connections

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.