The journey from Florence to Siena by train is 31.1 mi and takes 1 h 21 min. There are 97 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:55am and the last at 10:44pm. It is possible to travel from Florence to Siena by train for as little as $10.47 or as much as $10.47. The best price for this journey is $10.47.
|Journey Duration||1 h 21 min|
|Connection per Day||97|
|Carriers||Regionale Veloce, Trenitalia|
The average journey from Florence to Siena takes on average 1 h 52 min. Around 106 trains depart a day from Florence to Siena. The average price is $10.42, and the lowest ticket pricing starts at around $10.06.
If you travel from Florence to Siena by train you will leave from the Florence Santa Maria Novella station, which is a few minutes' walk from the heart of the city.
Transportation is provided by the Trenitalia train company and there are two different possible trains to take.
Within the No. 1 and No. 2 train types, you will not have WiFi service or seat choice options. These are inexpensive alternatives, and widely selected to cover the Florence-Siena route, as the two cities are not far apart,
From Florence to Siena, the train is one of the best ways to travel. Once you reach Siena station, you will certainly not run out of things to do or see. In fact, we suggest you visit one of the iconic elements of the city, namely Piazza del Campo with the Palazzo Pubblico and the Torre del Mangia. Here you'll be able to find plenty of restaurants where you can taste typical Tuscan cuisine and countless little stores so you won't run out of your favorite souvenir. Then go to visit Siena's Palazzo Pubblico, where the Civic Museum, full of famous frescoes, is housed inside. Siena Cathedral is another must-see, as are the Museo dell'Opera and the Baptistery. If you love art, don't miss the Pinacoteca Nazionale, full of 15th- and 16th-century Sienese masterpieces: here you can admire works by famous artists such as Simone Martini, Duccio, Pietro and Ambrogio Lorenzetti and many others.
If you're planning to visit Siena from Florence by train, let Virail advise you. We compare thousands of train, bus and flight destinations to help you find the best price. Check our convenient price calendar below and find the best prices among all available public transportation between Florence and Siena.
If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Florence to Siena, 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.
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 Siena.
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.
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.
Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average
Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $10 to $12 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 11% on your trip!
The cheapest Florence - Siena train tickets can be found for as low as $10 if you’re lucky, or $10 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $10.
When travelling to Siena 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!
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.
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