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The journey from Florence to Prato by train is 11.4 mi and takes 9 min. There are 150 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:25am and the last at 12:45am. It is possible to travel from Florence to Prato by train for as little as $2.87 or as much as $10.37. The best price for this journey is $2.87.

Best Price $2.87
Journey Duration 9 min
Connection per Day 150
Lowest Price $2.87
Highest Price $10.37
First Departure 1:25am
Last Departure 12:45am
Distance 11.4 mi
Departure Florence
Arrival Prato
Carriers DB - Intercity, Trenitalia,

Florence to Prato Train Times

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Travel by train from Florence to Prato

Florence and Prato are well connected, the average trip from Florence to Prato takes 34 min. Every day about 129 trains connect Florence to Prato, and the basic fare starts from about $2.77.
If you travel from Florence to Prato by train you will leave from either the Firenze Rifredi or Santa Maria Novella station.

The Florence-Prato route is perfectly served by Trenitalia regional trains. The advantage of regional trains is that you can buy your ticket at a fixed price until you leave. Find a window seat and watch the Tuscan countryside flow by.

Prato is known for its rich, flavorful cuisine and unique cultural attractions. A great way to explore the area is to visit museums such as the Centro Pecci di Prato and the Contini Gallery, which feature a wide range of Italian and contemporary art. History buffs also have many sites to admire, such as the Praetorian Palace and the Emperor's Castle. If you're looking for something quieter, wander around the local markets or simply enjoy a stroll along the lovely Della Robbia Avenue. And no trip to Prato is complete without savoring the area's renowned gastronomy, from fresh produce at the market to succulent dishes at the trattorias. Whatever you decide to do, Prato is sure to leave an unforgettable impression on you!

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Cheap tickets from Florence to Prato
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Florence to Prato.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Florence to Prato, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Florence to Prato.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Prato by train

When travelling to Prato by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Ferrovie dello Stato Italiane is the owner of Trenitalia, which serves as the main train operator in Italy. The high-speed Frecciarossa trains link Milan, Rome, Naples, Florence, and Turin at speeds of up to 300 km/h (186 mph). Frecciargento and Frecciabianca are two other high-speed services that operate at slightly slower rates but provide connectivity to smaller cities and towns. Trenitalia operates regional and intercity train, and provides international connections to neighboring countries through EuroCity trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Florence to Prato

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by DB - Intercity when traveling from Florence to Prato.

Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.

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First Class

In the First Class of SBB Intercity, you can benefit from personal power socket, more comfortable seats, and larger luggage space. Some IC trains also offer quiet zones and business areas.

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Facility Description

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WiFi
Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
Power sockets
All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
Luggage
On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
Accessibility
Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
Food and drink
On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
Air conditioning
Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
Bicycle
For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Intercity and Trenitalia from Florence to Prato
Compare services on board when travelling from Florence to Prato by train.
Facilities DB - Intercity Trenitalia
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Florence to Prato CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
0.2kg
Bus
1.2kg
Flight
48.0kg
Car
4.6kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Florence to Prato by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Florence and Prato are 0.2kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Florence and Prato? By taking the train between Florence and Prato you will save 47.8kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.0kg compared to a bus and 4.5kg compared to a car.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Florence to Prato?
A train ticket from Florence to Prato is $3.28. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $2.87.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Florence to Prato?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Florence to Prato is $2.87. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Florence and Prato by train?
Florence to Prato is 11.4 mi.
How long does the train between Florence and Prato take?
Florence to Prato is on average 32 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 9 min.
Which companies operate from Florence to Prato?
The train journey from Florence to Prato is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Intercity, Trenitalia, Regionale Veloce.
How many train connections per day go from Florence to Prato?
Florence to Prato has 150 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Florence to Prato leave?
The earliest train from Florence to Prato departs at 1:25am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Florence to Prato depart?
The latest train from Florence to Prato departs at 12:45am. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Florence to Prato in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $2.87 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Florence to Prato?
There are 5 station(s) that you can depart from Florence to go to Prato. You can go from Firenze Rifredi, Firenze Castello, Firenze Campo Di Marte, Firenze S. M. Novella and Firenze S. Marco Vecchio and you can arrive at Prato Centrale, Prato Borgonuovo and Prato Porta Al Serraglio.
How many direct connections depart from Florence to Prato?
There are on average 106 direct connection(s) from Florence to go to Prato.
What's the fastest journey time between Florence to Prato by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Florence and Prato is 9 min.
Is there a direct train from Florence to Prato?
Yes, there is a direct train between Florence and Prato.
What are the CO2 emissions for Florence to Prato by train?
The train journey from Florence to Prato creates 0.2kg of CO2 emissions.

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