There are 9 ways to get from Split to Trieste by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zadar 931 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Trieste N535

$28 - $53

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Train, bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Ostarije
  2. Take the bus from Vrbovsko to Trieste

$36 - $52

Bus Brioni Pula  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Opatija
  2. Take the bus from Opatija to Trieste

$45 - $67

Bus  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Trogir to Trieste N535

$30 - $53

Drive  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Split to Trieste 306.6 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Split to Zagreb, shuttle  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Zagreb (ZAG) SPU - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Trieste Centrale

$93 - $573

Fly Split to Trieste  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Trieste (TRS) SPU - TRS

$85 - $360

Bus to Zadar, fly to Pula, shuttle  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zadar
  2. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Pula (PUY) ZAD - PUY
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Pula Airport to Portorož

$101 - $352

Bus to Zadar, fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zadar
  2. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Zagreb (ZAG) ZAD - ZAG
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Trieste Centrale

$102 - $582

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No, there is no direct bus from Split to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Trieste via Zadar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

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The distance between Split and Trieste is 318 km. The road distance is 490.5 km.

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The best way to get from Split to Trieste without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 50 min to get from Split to Trieste, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Split to Trieste is to bus which takes 8 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 8 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Split Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Split to Trieste is 491 km. It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to drive from Split to Trieste.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Split Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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Map of how to get from Split to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 198.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 50 min

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Trieste, Italy?

You can take a bus from Split to Trieste via Zadar in around 8 h 50 min. Alternatively, Lufthansa, Croatia Airlines and seven other airlines fly from Split to Trieste every 2 hours.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Zadar to Pula
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Flights from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Split to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Split to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Split to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Split to Trieste via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Ostarije
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$30 - $45
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 Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Trieste
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trogir to Trieste
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Vrbovsko to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Opatija to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$45 - $55
Private
$190 - $410
Shuttle from Pula Airport to Portorož
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $150
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$33 - $36
Private
$80 - $150

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The best way to get from Split to Split Airport is to line 37 bus which takes 40 min and costs .

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