If you’re planning a trip from Venice to Florence by train, be prepared to witness the breathtaking countryside unravel before your eyes! Traveling up to 300 km/h, Italy’s high speed trains let you choose among 4 different service levels to enjoy a custom-tailored journey. And with frequent departures available daily, you can take the nearly 2-hour train ride to Florence when it’s most convenient for you.
The capital of Italy’s scenic Tuscany region, Florence is also the birthplace of the Renaissance period. Here, you’ll discover an abundance of famous paintings and celebrated sculptures such as Michelangelo’s “David” (currently on display at Florence’s Galleria dell’Accademia museum). Architectural marvels such as the Duomo cathedral, Palazzo Vecchio palace and Giotto’s Bell Tower are also sure to captivate and enlighten you during your visit!
Purchase your Trenitalia or Italo e-ticket here. Once you’ve received your e-ticket PDF by email, simply print it out or show it to staff from your smartphone or tablet display and you’re set to travel from Venice to Florence by train, seat reservation included.
Both train companies that operate in Italy offer four classes of service that rival the best in train travel, providing high levels of comfort with modern amenities. Think free Wi-Fi on board, spacious reclining leather seats, tasty food and drink selections with at-seat service in some classes, all with speedy service to top Italian city centers. Here are the class names used by Trenitalia and Italo: