There are 6 ways to get from Florence to Trieste by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Trieste Centrale Fa

$45 - $70

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from SITA Firenze to Trieste Station Florentia Bus / ...

$19 - $40

4 alternative options

Train via Venezia Mestre  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$36 - $67

Rideshare  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Florence to Trieste 251.5 miles

$22

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Trieste 249.8 miles

$60 - $90

Fly  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Trieste (TRS) FLR - TRS

$123 - $269

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Trieste is to rideshare which costs 20€ and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Florence to Trieste is to train which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between Florence and Trieste is 288 km. The road distance is 399.7 km.

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The train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Trieste Centrale takes 3 h 36 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SITA Firenze and arriving at Trieste Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Trieste Centrale. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Trieste Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Map of how to get from Florence to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 180.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

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

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Florence to Trieste once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 3 h 36 min. Alternatively, ATVO S.p.A. operates a bus from Florence to Trieste once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 6 h. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $360
Flights from Florence to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $1,300
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
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 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$19 - $23
Bus operators
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from SITA Firenze to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
atvo.it
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence, Florence to Trieste
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Florence to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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