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Duration 28h 30m
Distance 484.6 km
Average price 33€
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The bus between Lugano and Trieste takes 28h 30m. The bus runs, on average, once a week from Lugano to Trieste. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Bus

  1. Lugano
  2. Milan, Milan
  3. Trieste
8h 50m
Bookable on Rome2rio
25€ - 46€

Lugano to Trieste bus times

Buses run once a week between Lugano and Trieste. The service departs Lugano at 11:40 in the morning, which arrives into Trieste at 16:10. All services require a transfer at Milan, Terminal Bus di Lampugnano and take an average of 28h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lugano to Trieste? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lugano to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Lugano and arriving at Trieste, Trieste via Milan, Milan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 50m.

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The distance between Lugano and Trieste is 375 km. The road distance is 484.6 km.

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Lugano to Trieste bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lugano station.

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Lugano to Trieste bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Trieste, Trieste station.

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What companies run services between Lugano and Trieste?

You can take a bus from Lugano to Trieste via Milan, Milan in around 8h 50m.
Bus operators
FlixBus
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lugano to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Milan, Milan to Trieste, Trieste
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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