Ferrovie dello Stato/Trenitalia
The two main stations are Santa Maria Novella and Campo di Marte. Another important exchange station for local and regional services is Firenze Rifredi. The Trenitalia app for smartphones is a very useful tool to check timetables, buy tickets, etc.
Amerigo Vespucci Florence Airport (FLR)
The airport is connected to Santa Maria Novella railway station by the tram line T2 which takes travellers directly to Santa Maria Novella station and the city centre in about 25 min.
Galileo Galilei Pisa Airport (PSA)
The airport is connected to Santa Maria Novella railway station by a number of bus services and the train.
Autostrade per l'Italia
If you travel on the motorway the exits for Florence are: Firenze Nord, Firenze Scandicci, Firenze Impruneta and Firenze Sud. Motorway tolls can be paid in cash or by credit/debit card.
Florence and its metro area are served by several bus lines. Bus tickets can be bought from bars, tobacconists, newsagents, from automatic machines, and via SMS on an Italian SIM card. The bus company providing the service is called Autolinee Toscane.
Info for foreign citizens without tax identification number (codice fiscale).
To call a taxi dial 055-4242 / 055-4390. Taxis are also parked outside railway stations and in the main city squares.
There are several rental car companies in Florence, including a number of pay-per-use franchises such as Enjoy. Scooters and bicycles can also be easily rented on a pay-per-use basis.
For more information on how to reach Florence and move around the city, check the Florence tourism website.