Take the train from Florence to the Amalfi Coast, and you’ll reach Vietri sul Mare, the first town on the Amalfi Coast, in five hours with one change.
The average journey time by train between Florence and Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi is 5 hours and 1 minute, with around 28 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner at the top of this page to search for a specific travel date.
As there’s no direct train to the Amalfi Coast from Florence, you’ll need to change at least once. If you want to reach your destination the fastest way possible, we recommend you take a Frecciarossa or Italo high-speed train to Salerno. Direct trains run frequently between the two stations, simply pick the time that best suits you. At Salerno station, board one of Trenitalia’s regional trains bound for Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi.
Once you reach your destination, take in the colourful tiled shops the town is famous for while walking down the cobblestone streets. Make sure you also stop by one of the local restaurants for some fresh seafood.
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|Journey time||From 3h 32m|
|Distance||278 miles (448 km)|
|Frequency||38 trains per day|
|Arrival station||Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi|
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 Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi 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 Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi is 4 hours and 41 minutes, with around 38 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 Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi is 3 hours and 32 minutes.
Train tickets from Florence to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi can start from as little as $21.06 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.
No, there are no direct train services from Florence to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi. Travelling from Florence to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Florence to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi leaves at 00:40. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Florence to Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi leaves at 22:08. 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 Vietri sul Mare-Amalfi cover a distance of around 278 miles (448 km) during the journey.