FLR Florence Airport Info & Guide
Where is Florence Airport?
Florence, the capital of Tuscany, is considered a cultural, artistic and architectural gem. The birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, Florence was the most important city in Europe for 250 years, until the early 1500s.
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Florence has been ranked as one of the world's most beautiful cities. The city's art, architecture, monuments and museums attract millions of visitors a year.
Florence International Airport (IATA: FLR, ICAO: LIRQ), officially Florence Amerigo Vespucci Airport, also referred to as Florence Peretola Airport, Firenze Airport or simply Florence Airport, is located 5 kilometres (3 miles) northwest of Florence, in Tuscany, Italy. The airport was named after Florence native Amerigo Vespucci, an Italian merchant and cartographer.
In 2012, Florence Airport served 1,852,619 passengers. It is one of two main airports in the Tuscany region, the other being Pisa Airport (PSA).
Florence Airport is a hub for Vueling. Other airlines that fly to Florence Airport include Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, Austrian Airlines, Belle Air, Brussels Airlines, CityJet, Darwin Airline, HOP!, KLM, Lufthansa Regional, Meridiana, Niki, Swiss International Air Lines and Volotea.
Cities that fly to Florence Airport include Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Bordeaux, Brussels, Catania, Copenhagen, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Geneva, Hamburg, London, Lyon, Madrid, Munich, Nantes, Olbia, Palermo, Paris, Prague, Rome, Stuttgart, Tirana, Vienna and Zürich.
Your best bet for a Florence Airport transfer is the bus. Details on all options are included in this guide.
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Other Items of Interest at Florence Airport
Florence Airport services include:
- Masaccio Lounge
- Duty free shopping
- Tourist information (08:30 to 06:30) - Arrival
The terminal closes at night between 23:00 and 05:30, so don't plan on sleeping here!
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