There are 4 ways to get from Bolzano to Trieste by train, bus 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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Train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bolzano/Bozen to Venezia Mestre Ec
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$30 - $86

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bozen to Trieste 409

$25 - $45

2 alternative options

Train via Verona Porta Nuova  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Bolzano to Verona Porta Nuova Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$40 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Bolzano to Trieste 191.1 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Bolzano to Trieste is to bus which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bolzano to Trieste is to drive which takes 3 h 47 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

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The distance between Bolzano and Trieste is 210 km. The road distance is 306 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Bolzano to Trieste, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bozen and arriving at Trieste. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bolzano to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Bolzano/Bozen and arriving at Trieste Centrale via Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Bolzano, Italy and Trieste, Italy?

You can take a train from Bolzano to Trieste via Venezia Mestre in around 4 h 55 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bolzano to Trieste once daily. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. Luki Bus also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bolzano/Bozen to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Bolzano to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bolzano to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bozen to Trieste
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Luki Bus
Phone
+381 36 35-90-90
Email
lukireisen@gmail.com
Website
lukibus.com
Bus from Bolzano to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
lukibus.com

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