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Florence by train - City guide & train tickets

What is the name of the main station in Florence? 
Florence Santa Maria Novella (Florence S.M.N.) is the central station. 

Can you walk from the station to the (old) city centre? 
Yes, the station is located in the centre of the city. 

Which hotels do you recommend near the station?  
Check our list of recommend hotels near the station. 

Which trains run to Florence? 

Are there direct trains to major cities nearby? 
Yes, to many cities like Pisa, Rome, Napels, Turin, Munich, Innsbruck, Venice, Siena among others.

Do you offer all train tickets to Florence? 
Yes, we offer all train tickets - always the best price, no booking fees and e-tickets! 

About Florence
Florence is one of the major travel destinations for many tourist. Its beautiful Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore is Florence its famous landmark. The bridge Ponte Vecchio is one of Italians most magnificent bridges. Florence is easy to get to from the major cities in Italy

Firenze S.M.N. - Info

Railway Station Florence

Florence Santa Maria Novella is the name of the station of Florence and is a important train hub in Italy. Freccia-trains, Italo and NightJet trains arrive and depart from this station. 


  • Wifi: yes, hotspot 
  • Lockers: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre 

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: -
  • Subway: -
  • Bus: -
  • Tram: -
  • Taxi: yes

Firenze S.M.N. - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings near Firenze S.M.N. Train Station

  •  Walking distance from the train station   •  Rating: 8+ 
Cheap hotels near Firenze S.M.N. - Trains to Florence

Grand Hotel Minerva****

Swimming pool overlooking the cathedral. Classic building, close to the station and old city centre. High ratings.   

Cheap hotels near Firenze S.M.N. - Trains to Florence

Hotel Lombardia***

High ratings - in the heart of Florence. Very convenient 3-star hotel near the station and the cathedral.     

Cheap hotels near Firenze S.M.N. - Trains to Florence

Grand Hotel Baglioni****

Restaurant with a great view - enjoy the sight of the cathedral while eating your breakfast. Very good location. High ratings.  

•  Find more cheap hotels:
Booking.com  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

Firenze S.M.N. - Rental cars

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