Are you in Florence and do you want to go to Pisa for a day trip? From Florence to Pisa there are 2 main options: by car and by train.
From Florence to Pisa takes about 1 hour and half or less without traffic.
If you visit Pisa your final destination should be Piazza dei Miracoli. Anyway you can’t arrive in the square with the car because it’s a pedestrian area. The best solution is to park the car in a car park close to the square.
You can go to
- Parkering Pisa – address: Via Vecchia di Barbaricina, 4, 56122 Pisa PI
- Tower Parking – address: Via Andrea Pisano, 17, 56122 Pisa PI
- Parcheggio stazione San Rossore – address: Viale delle Cascine, 56122 Pisa PI. It’s free!
From Florence to Pisa by train
The train is a good option because there are many and It takes only 1 hour 20 minutes or less. Trains leave from Firenze S. M Novella train station.
Florence S. M Novella train station is only 11 minutes of walking from the cathedral or Piazza del Duomo.
You can find the train times in the Trenitalia website: https://www.trenitalia.com/en.html
You’ll arrive in Pisa Centrale train station and from here it’ll take about 20 minutes to arrive in Piazza dei Miracoli on foot.
You’ve finally arrived to the beautiful square and you can see its leaning tower!