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There are 10 ways to get from Warsaw to Trieste by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Ljubljana (LJU) WAW - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale

$111 - $461

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Train, bus  •  20 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Śródmieście to Radom R8 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Radom to Ljubljana
  3. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Trieste 427 / ...

$51 - $151

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Fly to Trieste  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Trieste (TRS) WAW - TRS

$103 - $318

Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Venice (VCE) WAW - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Aeroporto M.Polo to Trieste Centrale

$106 - $511

Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Klagenfurt (KLU) WAW - KLU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Trieste Centrale

$151 - $961

Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Warsaw (WAW) to Zagreb (ZAG) WAW - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Trieste Centrale

$126 - $691

Train  •  15 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf Eic
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Udine Rj
  3. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$86 - $146

Bus  •  20 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Udine
  2. Take the bus from Udine to Trieste A01-121

$69 - $95

Night train, train  •  19 h 33 min

  1. Take the night train from Warszawa Centralna to Bischofshofen R
  2. Take the train from Bischofshofen to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Trieste Autostazione Bus

$100 - $164

Drive  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Warsaw to Trieste 731.5 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Warsaw to Trieste is to train and bus which costs 180 zł - 600 zł and takes 20 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Warsaw to Trieste is to fly and shuttle which costs 410 zł - 1 800 zł and takes 5 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Warsaw to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Centrum 06 and arriving at Trieste via Warszawa Zachodnia and Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Warsaw to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Warszawa Centralna and arriving at Trieste Centrale via Wien Hbf and Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 31 min.

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The distance between Warsaw and Trieste is 902 km. The road distance is 1170.3 km.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Trieste without a car is to train which takes 15 h 31 min and costs 320 zł - 550 zł.

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It takes approximately 5 h 41 min to get from Warsaw to Trieste, including transfers.

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Warsaw to Trieste bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Warszawa Zachodnia station.

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Warsaw to Trieste train services, operated by Polish Railways (PKP), depart from Warszawa Centralna station.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Trieste is to fly which takes 7 h 4 min and costs 380 zł - 1 200 zł. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 320 zł - 550 zł and takes 15 h 31 min, you could also bus, which costs 250 zł - 360 zł and takes 20 h 19 min.

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  • Distance: 563.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 41 min

What companies run services between Warsaw, Poland and Trieste, Italy?

Lufthansa, LOT and three other airlines fly from Warsaw to Trieste every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Warsaw to Trieste via Wien Hbf and Udine in around 15 h 31 min.

Airlines
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Warsaw to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Warsaw to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Warsaw to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Warsaw to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Warsaw to Klagenfurt via Krakow, Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Warsaw to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Warsaw to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Warsaw to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Warsaw to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Warsaw to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Flights from Warsaw to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Warsaw to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $650
Flights from Warsaw to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Warsaw to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Warsaw to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Warsaw to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Warsaw to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Warsaw to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Warsaw to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Warsaw to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Warsaw to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Warsaw to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Warsaw to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Warsaw to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Warsaw to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Warsaw to Trieste via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Warsaw to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Warszawa Centralna to Bischofshofen
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
Intercity.pl
Book at
Raileurope.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Bischofshofen to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Trieste Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Udine to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $14
Koleje Mazowieskie
Phone
22 364 44 44
Website
mazowieckie.com.pl
Train from Warszawa Śródmieście to Radom
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
mazowieckie.com.pl
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $39
Private
$110 - $200
Shuttle from Aeroporto M.Polo to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$40 - $43
Private
$160 - $300
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$40 - $44
Private
$170 - $310
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $410
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$40 - $55
Private
$190 - $410
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Warszawa Zachodnia to Udine
Ave. Duration
16 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
SAF Autoservizi F.V.G. S.p.A.
Phone
0039.0432.608.111
Email
info@saf.ud.it
Website
saf.ud.it
Bus from Udine to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
saf.ud.it
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it

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The quickest flight from Warsaw Airport to Ljubljana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Warsaw to Trieste bus services, operated by SAF Autoservizi F.V.G. S.p.A., arrive at Trieste station.

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Warsaw to Trieste train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Trieste Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Warsaw to Trieste is 1170 km. It takes approximately 11 h 41 min to drive from Warsaw to Trieste.

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Adria Airways and LOT offer flights from Warsaw Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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There are 1561+ hotels available in Trieste. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Warsaw to Warsaw Airport is to line 175 bus which takes 24 min and costs 3 zł - 4 zł.

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