Many people visiting Florence fly into Pisa airport on Ryanair and other low-cost airlines. Once your flight lands, it is easy to get from the Pisa airport train station to Florence by rail.

The Pisa airport train station is located just outside of the terminal building. Train tickets can be purchased from the ticket booth on the opposite end of the terminal from the station.

Trains from Pisa airport to Florence run from the airport train station to Florence Santa Maria Novella (SMN) train station. Direct trains leave every two hours. If there isn’t a departure shortly after your flight lands, you can take a train to Pisa Centrale and change there for an onward train to Florence.

The total travel time on this route is between 57 minutes and 1 hour on direct trains, and up to 1 hour and 29 minutes on trains that require connections.

The price of a one-way train ticket from Pisa airport to Florence is 11.70 euros in first class and 7.80 euros in second class. You can buy train tickets online in advance or at the airport when your flight arrives.