Florence Airport (FLR)
Driving Directions / Travel by Car
Located just a short distance from Florence, Amerigo Vespucci Airport (FLR) lies on the north-western outskirts, in Perétola. To the north of Florence Airport you will find Sesto Fiorentino and Val di Rose, while Ponte a Giogoli and Osmannoro lie to the west. Also nearby, Mantignano and Peretola are located to the south.
Bordered by the A11 to the south, other prominent roads close to Florence Amerigo Vespucci Airport include the Viale 11 Agosto on its eastern side, and the Via dell'Osmannoro on the western side, both of which run in a north-east to south-west direction.
The airport is signposted locally as the 'Aeroporto di Firenze-Peretola' or 'Aeroporto Amerigo Vespucci'.
Directions to Florence Amerigo Vespucci Airport (FLR) from Florence city centre:
- Amerigo Vespucci Airport is situated just 4 km / 3 miles to the north-west of Florence city centre
- The airport is well connected to both the A1 (Autostrada del Sole) and A11 (Autostrada Firenze-Mare) highways
- The terminals are well signposted along the main highways close to the industrial area near Prato
- The journey time both to and from Amerigo Vespucci should be no more than 15 to 20 minutes, unless traffic congestion is particularly bad. Shuttle buses and taxis are also available
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