If you are flexible with your travel dates, always consider that you can buy extremely cheap train tickets if you avoid travelling in the weekends and if you choose to travel during the low season.
For short distances like between Florence and Milan, busses and carpooling are good alternatives to the train, thanks to their low costs. Also, busses have the advantage of getting to the smallest towns where the is no train station.
In which stations can you take the train to Milan and where will you arrive?
The trains to Milan can leave from Firenze Campo Di Marte, Firenze Santa Maria Novella or Firenze Rifredi and arrive at Milano Porta Garibaldi, Milano Rogoredo, Milano Centrale or Milano Nord Bovisa.
How long will it take you from Florence to Milan by train and when do the trains leave?
While the first train to Milan leaves at 08:04, the last one is scheduled for 22:07. The average duration of the journey is of 3 hours and 3 minutes, but the fastest trains can get you to Milan in 1 hour and 38 minutes.