There are 11 ways to get from Copenhagen to Trieste by plane, shuttle, train, car train, bus or car

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Fly to Trieste  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Copenhagen (CPH) to Trieste (TRS) CPH - TRS

$94 - $567

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Bus Biss-Tours  •  24 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Šentilj
  2. Take the bus from Maribor to Trieste 907 / ...

$83 - $169

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Fly to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  5 h 44 min

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

$137 - $590

Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  6 h 47 min

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

$112 - $620

Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  8 h 18 min

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

$167 - $770

Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  7 h 29 min

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

$127 - $710

Train  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Villach Hbf En
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Udine Rex / ...
  5. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$233 - $387

Train, cartrain  •  22 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the cartrain from Hamburg Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Trieste Autostazione Bus

$134 - $257

Bus via Munich, Munich central bus station  •  27 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station N05
  2. Take the bus from Munich to Trieste 944

$95 - $156

Drive, train  •  16 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Trieste

$282 - $422

Drive  •  16 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Trieste 1091.6 miles

$260 - $380

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Copenhagen to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Trieste via Šentilj v Slov. goricah Obračališče and Maribor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Trieste. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Trieste Centrale via Hamburg Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Villach Hbf and Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 56 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Trieste is 1118 km. The road distance is 1746.6 km.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Trieste without a car is to train which takes 20 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Copenhagen to Trieste, including transfers.

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

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Copenhagen to Trieste train services, operated by Danish Railways (DSB), depart from København H station.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Trieste is to fly which takes 6 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 20 h 56 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 24 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Copenhagen Airport to Trieste Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Copenhagen to Trieste bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, arrive at Trieste station.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 698.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Trieste, Italy?

Lufthansa, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Copenhagen to Trieste hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Trieste via Hamburg Hbf, München Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Villach Hbf, and Udine in around 20 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Copenhagen to Klagenfurt via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Klagenfurt via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $600
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Trieste via Gothenburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Copenhagen to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $550
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Ljubljana via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $750
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Copenhagen to Zagreb via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Copenhagen to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
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 Muenchen Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Udine to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
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 Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $24
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 Eurocity

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 Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hamburg Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$69
Motorcycle
$115
Vehicle
$127
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
$45 - $410
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $55
Private
$190 - $410
Biss-Tours
Phone
032 245 451
Email
info@biss-tours.ba
Website
biss-tours.ba
Bus from Copenhagen to Šentilj
Ave. Duration
18 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $150
Schedules at
biss-tours.ba
Bundavica d.o.o.
Phone
+387 35 361 020
Website
bundavica.com
Bus from Copenhagen to Šentilj
Ave. Duration
19 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$115 - $125
Schedules at
bundavica.com
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 Maribor to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Trieste
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Munich to Trieste
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Copenhagen to Trieste is 1747 km. It takes approximately 16 h 20 min to drive from Copenhagen to Trieste.

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Scandinavian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Copenhagen Airport to Trieste Airport.

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There are 1597+ hotels available in Trieste. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Copenhagen to Copenhagen Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs .

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