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Montpellier to Florence drive

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Montpellier to Florence road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Montpellier to Florence. If you're planning a road trip to Florence, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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 Day 1

10:00 am  start in Montpellier
drive for about 52 minutes

10:52 am  Arles
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 11:52 am
drive for about 47 minutes

12:39 pm  Aix-en-Provence
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 1:39 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

3:17 pm  Saint-Tropez
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 4:17 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

5:55 pm  Nice
eat at Le Negresco
stay overnight at Welcome Hotel
leave the next day around 10:00 am

day 1 driving ≈ 5 hours
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 Day 2

10:00 am  leave from Welcome Hotel
drive for about 2.5 hours

12:29 pm  Genoa
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 1:29 pm
drive for about 51 minutes

2:20 pm  Cinque Terre
stay for about 1 hour and leave at 3:20 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

4:35 pm  Pisa
stay for about 1.5 hours and leave at 6:05 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

7:29 pm  arrive in Florence
eat at Trattoria Sostanza
stay at Pitti Palace

day 2 driving ≈ 6 hours
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Enter a city to drive through on the way from Montpellier to Florence.

Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Montpellier, France.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

Where should I stop along the way?

Arles  (21 answers)
Aix-en-Provence  (38 answers)
    Cours Mirabeau  (5 mentions)
    questions about Aix-en-Provence:
        Hotels and/or spas in Aix-en-Provence
        Sunday/Monday Dining in Aix-en-Provence?
Saint-Tropez  (22 answers)
    Port Grimaud  (5 mentions)
    Club 55  (2 mentions)
Nice  (62 answers)
    Vieux Nice  (4 mentions)
    Le Chateau  (4 mentions)
    Parc National du Mercantour  (3 mentions)
    Nice Old Town  (3 mentions)
    Place Masséna  (3 mentions)
    restaurants around Nice:
        Le Negresco
        Wayne's Bar
        Sarl bulldog pub
        Le Sansas
        La Maison de Marie
    hotels around Nice:
        Welcome Hotel
        Hotel Lafayette
    questions about Nice:
        What is a must do/see in Nice for a solo traveler in January?
Genoa  (21 answers)
    questions about Genoa:
        Traveling by auto from Bologna to Genoa
Cinque Terre  (39 mentions)
Pisa  (78 answers)
    Leaning Tower of Pisa  (12 mentions)
    Piazza Dei Miracoli  (5 mentions)
    Marina Di Pisa  (4 mentions)
    Pisa Baptistry  (3 mentions)
    Duomo Di Pisa P.P.  (2 mentions)
    questions about Pisa:
        Leaning Tower of Pisa
        Best place for lunch near the Leaning Tower of Pisa?

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Florence, Italy.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

Where's the best place to stay in Florence?

Are you going straight to a hotel, or looking for a vacation rental or Airbnb?

The best resource on neighborhoods, areas, and hotels is the Trippy page on where to stay in Florence.

If you're looking for a quick answer, you can check out Pitti Palace, which was mentioned 9 times on Trippy.

Here are some more hotels people talk about:

Dany House  (3 mentions)
Room Mate Luca  (3 mentions)
Hotel Il Guelfo Bianco  (2 mentions)

Want to research more popular hotels in Florence? Click the blue button below.

Where's the best place to eat in Florence?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Trattoria Sostanza, which was mentioned 8 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

Acqua Al 2  (6 mentions)
Il Latini  (6 mentions)
Ristorante La Giostra  (5 mentions)
Gusta Pizza  (5 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants in Florence? Click the blue button below.

What are some things to do in Florence?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Ponte Vecchio  (34 mentions)
Uffizi Gallery  (23 mentions)
Piazzale Michelangelo  (16 mentions)
Gallery of The Academy  (16 mentions)
Duomo  (15 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Florence. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Laura from San Francisco asked:
Off the beaten path and most authentic Italian dinner in Florence?  (11 answers)

profile  Mira from Los Angeles asked:
What's a nice but affordable hotel in Florence?  (10 answers)

profile  Xiaochen from Shanghai asked:
Where to find best local food in Florence  (9 answers)

profile  Lindsay from Missouri asked:
Best dinner in Florence?  (9 answers)

profile  Sherry from asked:
day trips by train  (7 answers)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Florence.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Florence to Montpellier drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Montpellier to Florence. Or get a full Montpellier to Florence flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend.

And if you know Montpellier well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Montpellier!

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At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 466 miles
driving time of 7 hours, 59 minutes
10 Montpellier travel answers
21 Arles travel answers
38 Aix-en-Provence travel answers
22 Saint-Tropez travel answers
62 Nice travel answers
21 Genoa travel answers
78 Pisa travel answers
466 Florence travel answers

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