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

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Train via Chambery-Challes-E  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV Tgv
  2. Take the train from Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr

$172 - $231

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Bus  •  19 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Montpellier to Trieste 1922

$65 - $120

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Train  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  2. Take the train from Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre Fr
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$134 - $216

Train, bus, shuttle  •  27 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles Ic
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Poreč
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Poreč to Trieste Port

$175 - $442

Drive  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Montpellier to Trieste 656.1 miles

$150 - $230

Fly Montpellier to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  8 h 10 min

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

$267 - $752

Fly Montpellier to Venice, shuttle  •  8 h 48 min

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

$127 - $602

Train to Marseille, fly to Trieste  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Trieste (TRS) MRS - TRS

$133 - $383

Train to Marseille, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Venice (VCE) MRS - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Aeroporto M.Polo to Trieste Centrale

$116 - $566

Train to Lyon, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Aeroporto M.Polo to Trieste Centrale

$154 - $677

Train to Toulouse, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Venice (VCE) TLS - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Aeroporto M.Polo to Trieste Centrale

$142 - $582

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Montpellier and arriving at Trieste. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 19 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Montpellier to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Montpellier Saint-Roch and arriving at Trieste Centrale via Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 5 min.

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The distance between Montpellier and Trieste is 815 km. The road distance is 1049.8 km.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Trieste without a car is to train which takes 13 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 13 h 5 min to get from Montpellier to Trieste, including transfers.

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

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Montpellier to Trieste train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Montpellier Saint-Roch station.

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The best way to get from Montpellier to Trieste is to train which takes 13 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 19 h 5 min.

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There is no direct flight from Montpellier Airport to Ljubljana Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Montpellier to Trieste bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Trieste station.

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Map of how to get from Montpellier to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 509.3 miles
  • Duration: 13 h 5 min

What companies run services between Montpellier, France and Trieste, Italy?

You can take a train from Montpellier to Trieste via Valence TGV, Chambery-Challes-E, Torino Porta Susa, and Torino Porta Susa in around 13 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Montpellier to Trieste once a week. Tickets cost $65 - $120 and the journey takes 19 h 5 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Montpellier to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $850
Flights from Montpellier to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Montpellier to Venice via Nantes
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Montpellier to Venice via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
Flights from Toulouse to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Marseille to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Marseille to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Montpellier to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Montpellier to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Montpellier to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Montpellier to Venice via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $460
Flights from Marseille to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Toulouse to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Marseille to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Montpellier St. Roch Station to Gare de Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
renfe.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 Valence TGV to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $65
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $85
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 Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.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 Marseille-Saint-Charles to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
italotreno.it
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
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Montpellier to Trieste
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Poreč
Ave. Duration
23 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Poreč to Trieste Port
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$37 - $42
Private
$130 - $240
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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Montpellier to Trieste is 1050 km. It takes approximately 9 h 54 min to drive from Montpellier to Trieste.

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KLM, Adria Airways and Air France offer flights from Montpellier Airport to Ljubljana Airport.

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Book your Montpellier to Trieste bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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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 Montpellier to Montpellier Airport is to line 120 bus which takes 15 min and costs .

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