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There are 13 ways to get from Calais to Trieste by train, plane, shuttle, bus, car train, car or night train

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 to Paris Orly, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Venice (VCE) ORY - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Aeroporto M.Polo to Trieste Centrale

$156 - $600

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Bus FlixBus  •  24 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Paris Centre - Bercy
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice Mestre
  3. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Trieste 427 / ...

$85 - $150

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Train, train to Brussels, fly to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale

$197 - $594

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE) BRU - VCE
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Aeroporto M.Polo to Trieste Centrale

$152 - $654

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Ljubljana (LJU) CDG - LJU
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale

$173 - $613

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Venice (VCE) CDG - VCE
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Aeroporto M.Polo to Trieste Centrale

$138 - $573

Train, train to Charleroi, fly to Venice Treviso  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Venice Treviso (TSF) CRL - TSF
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale

$125 - $412

Train, bus to Beauvais, fly to Venice Treviso  •  11 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Boulogne Ville
  2. Take the train from Boulogne Ville to Amiens
  3. Take the bus from Amiens - Gare Routière to Beauvais Airport
  4. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Venice Treviso (TSF) BVA - TSF
  5. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale

$97 - $296

Train  •  14 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr

$259 - $317

Eurotunnel, train, drive  •  17 h 8 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  2. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  5. Drive from Kufstein to Trieste

$491 - $692

Bus Eurolines FR  •  26 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais Ferry to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Trieste

$150 - $216

Train, Thello  •  19 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord Tgv
  2. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Mestre 221 / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$169 - $281

Drive  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Trieste 921.6 miles

$220 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Calais to Trieste is to bus which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 24 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Trieste is to train and fly and shuttle which costs 130€ - 550€ and takes 8 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Trieste via Paris, Paris and Venice, Venice Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Trieste Centrale via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 31 min.

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The distance between Calais and Trieste is 1059 km. The road distance is 1474.6 km.

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The best way to get from Calais to Trieste without a car is to train which takes 14 h 31 min and costs 220€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 41 min to get from Calais to Trieste, including transfers.

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Calais to Trieste bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Calais station.

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Calais to Trieste train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Calais Ville station.

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The best way to get from Calais to Trieste is to train which takes 14 h 31 min and costs 220€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 24 h 21 min.

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Map of how to get from Calais to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 661.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 41 min

What companies run services between Calais, France and Trieste, Italy?

You can take a train from Calais to Trieste via Paris Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 14 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Trieste via Paris Centre - Bercy, Paris, Paris, and Venice, Venice Mestre in around 24 h 21 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Paris CDG to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Flights from Paris CDG to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $500
Flights from Paris CDG to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $320
Flights from Beauvais to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $220
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Venice via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,900
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais Ville to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $75
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $45
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Calais Ville to Boulogne Ville
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $25
Train from Boulogne Ville to Amiens
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
14 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$63 - $66
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $68
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Paris Nord Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
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 Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $24
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
14 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
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 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
Keolis Oise
Phone
+33 3 44 53 93 60
Email
oise@keolis.com
Website
keolis-oise.com
Bus from Amiens - Gare Routière to Beauvais Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
keolis-oise.com
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Paris Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Calais Ferry to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
isilines.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Trieste
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The quickest flight from Paris Orly Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Calais to Trieste is 1475 km. It takes approximately 13 h 45 min to drive from Calais to Trieste.

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Air France, Hop!, Transavia France and easyJet offer flights from Paris Orly Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 1581+ hotels available in Trieste. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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