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There are 5 ways to get from Ptuj to Trieste by train, bus, car or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Ptuj to Ljubljana Ic 521 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Trieste N160 / ...

$18 - $103

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Bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Maribor to Trieste 907 / ...

$17 - $28

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Ptuj to Ljubljana Ic 521 / ...
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Opcine Mv 1824 / ...

$20 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Ptuj to Trieste 143 miles

$30 - $50

Bus, shuttle  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Ptuj to Avtobusna postaja Maribor Ptuj - Zlatoličje - Miklavž - Maribor
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Maribor to Trieste Centrale

$35 - $387

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The cheapest way to get from Ptuj to Trieste is to train and bus which costs 15€ - 90€ and takes 4 h.

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The quickest way to get from Ptuj to Trieste is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ptuj to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Avtobusna postaja Ptuj and arriving at Trieste via Maribor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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The distance between Ptuj and Trieste is 183 km. The road distance is 228.9 km.

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The best way to get from Ptuj to Trieste without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h and costs 15€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 4 h to get from Ptuj to Trieste, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Ptuj to Trieste is to bus which takes 5 h 4 min and costs 14€ - 25€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 5 h 29 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Ptuj to Trieste is 229 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Ptuj to Trieste.

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Map of how to get from Ptuj to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 114.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h

What companies run services between Ptuj, Slovenia and Trieste, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Ptuj to Trieste 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Ptuj to Trieste via Ljubljana, Opcine, and Trieste - Villa Opicina in around 5 h 29 min.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ptuj to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Opcine
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Maribor to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Ptuj to Avtobusna postaja Maribor
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it

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