Looking to travel from Florence to Rapallo by train? You've come to the right place!
On average, it takes around 3 hours 34 minutes to travel from Florence to Rapallo by train, the fastest services can get you there in as little as 2 hours 16 minutes though. You'll usually find 22 trains per day running along the 174 km route between these two destinations. Once you're onboard, you can sit back and relax, as you won't need to make any changes on your way to Rapallo. Trains on this route are usually operated by either Frecciargento or Trenitalia. On board you'll find modern comfortable seating and plenty of room for luggage as standard.
Plan your trip ahead of time and book early if you want to snap up the cheapest fares. Tickets from Florence to Rapallo start from $9.71 when you book in advance, so start a search in our Journey Planner to view the latest prices.
If you're feeling ready to book, start looking for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information on the journey to Rapallo by train, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times.
|Journey time||From 2h 16m|
|Distance||108 miles (174 km)|
|Frequency||22 trains per day|
|Changes||Direct trains available|
|Train and bus operators||Trenitalia|
Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.
Frecciargento "silver arrow" high-speed trains connect the main cities of the north-west, central and southern Italy at speeds of up to 155 mph (250 km/h). All Frecciargento trains are equipped with a food carriage, free WiFi, reclining seats and power sockets. There are two levels of service – First Class and Second Class. First Class travellers can enjoy reclining leather seats, welcome service with drink and a sweet or savoury snack, and a free morning newspaper.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Florence to Rapallo by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Florence and Rapallo is 3 hours and 34 minutes, with around 22 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Florence to Rapallo is 2 hours and 16 minutes.
Train tickets from Florence to Rapallo can start from as little as $9.71 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Florence to Rapallo without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Florence to Rapallo each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Florence to Rapallo leaves at 00:45. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Florence to Rapallo leaves at 21:50. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Florence to Rapallo cover a distance of around 108 miles (174 km) during the journey.