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There are 11 ways to get from Dublin to Trieste by plane, shuttle, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Trieste  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Trieste (TRS) DUB - TRS

86€ - 299€

Cheapest option

Fly to Venice, train  •  7h 36m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Venice (VCE) DUB - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale

79€ - 298€

9 alternative options

Fly to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  8h 9m

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

134€ - 454€

Fly to Pula, shuttle  •  7h 51m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Pula (PUY) DUB - PUY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Pula Airport to Portorož

144€ - 574€

Fly to Venice Treviso, train  •  8h 6m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Venice Treviso (TSF) DUB - TSF
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale

83€ - 321€

Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  8h 51m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Zagreb (ZAG) DUB - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Ljubljana
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Trieste Centrale

157€ - 674€

Car ferry, train  •  37h 21m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the train from Cherbourg to Paris St Lazare Ic
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr

257€ - 340€

Bus and ferry, bus, train  •  40h 16m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  5. Take the train from Villach Hbf (Busbahnhof) to Trieste Autostazione Bus

203€ - 309€

Bus and ferry, bus  •  41h 42m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station to Trieste Central Bus Station

130€ - 199€

Car ferry, train, Thello  •  42h 51m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Take the train from Cherbourg to Paris St Lazare Ic
  3. Take the Thello from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia 221 / ...
  4. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

167€ - 312€

Car ferry, drive  •  35h 29m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
  2. Drive from Cherbourg to Trieste

245€ - 373€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Trieste is to fly and train which costs 80€ - 330€ and takes 8h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Trieste is to fly which costs 85€ - 300€ and takes 7h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Trieste station. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Trieste Central Bus Station via London and Frankfurt Main Central Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41h 42m.

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The distance between Dublin and Trieste is 1671 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Trieste without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 37h 21m and costs 250€ - 340€.

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It takes approximately 7h 23m to get from Dublin to Trieste, including transfers.

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Dublin to Trieste bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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There is no direct flight from Dublin Airport to Trieste Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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Dublin to Trieste bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, arrive at Trieste Central Bus Station.

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Trieste is 1h ahead of Dublin. It is currently 8:47 PM in Dublin and 9:47 PM in Trieste.

Map of how to get from Dublin to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 1044.7 miles
  • Duration: 7h 23m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Trieste, Italy?

Lufthansa, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Dublin to Trieste every 2 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 500€
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 1100€
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430€ - 1100€
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
430€ - 1100€
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Flights from Dublin to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
320€ - 1200€
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 950€
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 950€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 220€
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
Flights from Dublin to Venice Treviso via East Midlands
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 350€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Flights from Dublin to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Flights from Dublin to Venice via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 460€
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 600€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 650€
Flights from Dublin to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 550€
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 600€
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 600€
Flights from Dublin to Pula via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
160€ - 440€
Flights from Dublin to Pula via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
160€ - 440€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Venice
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Flights from Dublin to Pula
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 460€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dublin to Pula via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
270€ - 800€
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
200€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 1100€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dublin to Ljubljana via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 370€
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dublin to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 750€
Train operators
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
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
17€ - 21€
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 22€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
18€ - 22€
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 Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
18€ - 27€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Intercity

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
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
trenitalia.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Cherbourg to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
65€ - 100€
Night train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
en.oui.sncf
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 130€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
120€ - 130€
1st Class
150€ - 230€
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
8h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 160€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 (Busbahnhof) to Trieste Autostazione
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 30€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Thello
Phone
+33 1 83 82 00 00
Website
thello.com
Night train from Gare de Lyon to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
thello.com
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
31€ - 34€
Private
95€ - 180€
Shuttle from Pula Airport to Portorož
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
29€ - 130€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
29€ - 32€
Private
70€ - 130€
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
29€ - 220€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
29€ - 40€
Private
110€ - 220€
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
29€ - 140€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
29€ - 32€
Private
75€ - 140€
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Book at
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 27€
Book at
National Express
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Book at
National Express
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Schedules at
elines.cz
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 London to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 70€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Frankfurt Main Central Train Station to Trieste Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Crnja Tours
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
55€ - 65€
car
100€
Passenger
35€

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Ryanair, Aer Lingus and Lufthansa offer flights from Dublin Airport to Trieste Airport.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 17m and costs 5€.

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