Florence Airport

General information

Florence Airport is the second busiest airport in Tuscany after the famous Pisa Airport. The airport is small, has one runway and is located very close to the city centre. The airport serves as a focus city for Spanish low-cost carrier Vueling.


Where is Florence Airport situated?

The airport is situated northwest of Florence. The location is good, close to the motorways Autostrada A11 and Autostrada A1, and the city centre.

How many terminals does Florence Airport have?

Florence Airport has one terminal consisting of 40 check-in desks, a Departures hall and Arrivals hall on two floors.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Florence Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Italy.

Airport Distance
Pisa Airport 66km
Bologna Airport 81km
Perugia Airport 132km
Ancona Airport 175km
Verona Airport 179km
Bastia Airport (France) 197km
Genoa Airport 200km



The distance from Florence Airport to the centre of Florence is 8 kilometres. By car, it takes 20 minutes to get to the centre of Florence.

From FLR Airport to Florence City centre by Car
8 km
20 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Florence Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Florence Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Florence Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Florence Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Florence is about € 26.-. Book your taxi at Florence Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From FLR Airport to Florence City centre by Taxi
8 km
20 min
€ 26.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Florence Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, National (Enterprise Holdings), Sixt, Enterprise, Alamo (Enterprise Holdings) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Florence Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Florence Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Florence Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Florence Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Florence Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Florence Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Vueling
  • British Airways
  • Air France
  • Swiss
  • KLM


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Florence Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Cosmopolitan Hotel, Florence

Cosmopolitan Hotel offers stylish rooms with air conditioning just 1 km from Florence Peretola Airport. Free parking is provided and Florence centre is a 10-minute bus ride away.


Hotel Ibis Firenze Nord Aeroporto, Sesto Fiorentino

Just 4 km from Florence's Peretola Airport and 8 km from Florence's city centre, the Ibis Firenze Nord Aeroporto is well linked by the A1 and A11 motorways. It offers free parking and spacious rooms with Wi-Fi access.


Hotel Real, Florence

Located in Florence's Novoli quarter, Hotel Real has free WiFi. It offers classically furnished accommodation with flat-screen TV. Rooms at the Real Hotel come with a private bathroom with a hairdryer. Free on-site parking is provided.

Hotels in Florence

Looking for the best hotels in Florence? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Hotel Villa Liana, Florence

Hotel Villa Liana is housed in an elegant 19th-century villa with a peaceful and relaxing English-style garden. Located in the centre of Florence, it is less than a 15-minute walk from the Cathedral.


Hotel Londra - Firenze, Florence

Just 200 metres from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Train Station, modern Hotel Londra offers free Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. The air-conditioned rooms are stylishly furnished and there is a free sauna and gym.


Grand Hotel Adriatico, Florence

Offering refined accommodation with free WiFi just 400 metres from Santa Maria Novella Station, the Grand Hotel Adriatico is in Florence’s centre, a 10-minute walk from Florence’s Duomo.

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Florence Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Florence Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour: 24, 48 or 72-Hour Ticket

See Florence on a comfortable and convenient hop-on hop-off bus tour. Travel on open-top double-decker buses that cover 2 routes. Your 24, 48 or 72-hour ticket makes it possible to see all that Florence has to offer!


Chianti: Authentic Wine Tasting Experience from Florence

Discover the traditions of the Tuscan countryside, enjoy breathtaking landscapes of vineyards and olive groves, visit two cellars, taste the famous wines and typical products and be captivated by the charm of Greve and Castellina in Chianti.

Tour & transport

San Gimignano, Siena, Chianti Guided Tour from Florence

Enjoy a full-day tour of Tuscany’s villages and wine regions from Florence and travel into the heart of the beautiful Tuscan countryside. Visit the town of San Gimignano, the wine territory of Chianti, and the medieval town of Siena.


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