There are 12 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste by plane, train, shuttle, bus, night 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 Frankfurt to Ljubljana  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Ljubljana (LJU) FRA - LJU

$141 - $515

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station X28 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Trieste N943

$51 - $86

10 alternative options

Fly Frankfurt to Venice, train  •  6 h 35 min

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

$97 - $393

Fly Frankfurt to Pula, shuttle  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Pula (PUY) FRA - PUY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Portorož to Trieste Centrale

$135 - $435

Fly Frankfurt to Zagreb  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zagreb (ZAG) FRA - ZAG

$131 - $715

Fly Frankfurt to Rijeka, bus  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rijeka (RJK) FRA - RJK
  2. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste

$83 - $428

Fly Frankfurt to Venice Treviso, train  •  6 h 52 min

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

$72 - $293

Train to Munich, fly to Trieste  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Trieste (TRS) MUC - TRS

$189 - $622

Train  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Udine Rex / ...
  5. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$153 - $261

Bus  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Trieste

$50 - $75

Train, night train  •  13 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the night train from München Hbf to Udine Nj
  3. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$140 - $221

Drive  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste 559.6 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 15 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste is to fly which costs 120€ - 460€ and takes 5 h.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Trieste is 625 km. The road distance is 895.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste, including transfers.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Trieste Centrale via München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Villach Hbf and Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 32 min.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 390.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Trieste, Italy?

Adria Airways and Lufthansa fly from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Trieste via München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Villach Hbf, and Udine in around 13 h 32 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Frankfurt to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $290
Flights from Frankfurt to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Frankfurt to Pula via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Frankfurt to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Rijeka via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Munich to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Frankfurt to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Rijeka via Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Frankfurt to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Frankfurt to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $210
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Train operators
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
Train from Udine to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Trieste
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Frankfurt to Trieste
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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