Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 엔트리보드게임 ▼ 접속 : pwn22.com●가입코드:ctx20▶kakao:ctx2012
  2. 2 Agriturismo with train access to Florence
  3. 3 free international phone calls
  4. 4 My thoughts go to Manchester
  5. 5 Our recent CDG experience (Delta)
  6. 6 Trip Report Inside the Red Light District so you don't have to be
  7. 7 Languedoc, Dordogne & Bordeaux Itinerary Expert Help Please
  8. 8 Bergan Fjord.. 1 day
  9. 9 Driving Bruges to Paris. Is it worth the drive?
  10. 10 Europe in 2 weeks on budget
  11. 11 Early morning flight Venice/VCE
  12. 12 London 6 day itinerary
  13. 13 First family holiday to Europe & wanting advice
  14. 14 FIndng Vintage French Workwear in Paris
  15. 15 International drivers permit
  16. 16 Why do you visit X or Y?
  17. 17 Any itinerary hints for Prague
  18. 18 France Study Abroad
  19. 19 Paris and Normandy
  20. 20 Sicily Beach Resort
  21. 21 How Best to spend 13 days in Italy
  22. 22 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Wine tours and Luberon Wine Producers
  23. 23 Trip Report Two days in Rome
  24. 24 Trip Report Classical Tour of Albania
  25. 25 First visit to London
View next 25 » Back to the top

Paris to Florence by train (during the day)

Jump to last reply

Hi all,

I've read so many conflicting stories on the best method of travel between Paris and Florence. One option is to take the train, the other to fly to Pisa. Just trying to ascertain whether the train is a good option as it is more expensive and takes longer.

For context, this is a trip my parents are taking. They're not in a rush (they're spending five weeks between England, France and Italy). Additionally, Dad really enjoys trains (they're taking the Eurostar and the TGV from Provence to Paris at another point in the trip, and will be training around Italy too).

At this point the train will be via Turin or Milan.

Can anyone confirm that the trip is reasonably pleasant? It might not obviously be the most scenic journey you'll ever experience, but that it is actually quite a nice way to travel?

Are there any compelling reasons (aside from cost, time) to take the plane over the train?

Really appreciate your insights.

42 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement