There are 10 ways to get from Geneva to Trieste by plane, train, bus 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 Geneva to Trieste  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Trieste (TRS) GVA - TRS

$102 - $575

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Geneva to Trieste N405

$45 - $75

8 alternative options

Fly Geneva to Ljubljana  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Ljubljana (LJU) GVA - LJU

$155 - $618

Fly Geneva to Venice, train  •  6 h 40 min

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

$56 - $316

Train to Milan Linate, fly to Trieste  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Trieste (TRS) LIN - TRS

$168 - $350

Train to Zurich, fly to Ljubljana  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU

$213 - $635

Train via Milano Centrale  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Milano Centrale Ec
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$121 - $210

Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Geneve to Venezia Mestre Ec
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$100 - $145

Bus BS Tours  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Fernetti

$60 - $88

Drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Geneva to Trieste 456 miles

$110 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Trieste is to bus which costs SFr 55 - SFr 90 and takes 14 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Geneva to Trieste is to fly which costs SFr 150 - SFr 650 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Geneva and Trieste is 593 km. The road distance is 729.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Geneva to Trieste, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Geneva and arriving at Trieste. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Trieste Centrale via Milano Centrale and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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The best way to get from Geneva to Trieste is to fly which takes 6 h 17 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 600. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 120 - SFr 210 and takes 9 h 5 min, You could also bus, which costs SFr 45 - SFr 75 and takes 12 h 5 min..

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Map of how to get from Geneva to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 370.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Trieste, Italy?

Lufthansa, Alitalia and three other airlines fly from Geneva to Trieste every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Geneva to Trieste via Milano Centrale and Venezia Mestre in around 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Geneva to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Geneva to Trieste via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Milan Linate to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Geneva to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $340
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Geneve to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
6 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Geneva to Trieste
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Annecy to Fernetti
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
bstours.rs

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