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

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Train  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Villach Hbf En
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Udine Rex / ...
  4. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$92 - $177

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Bus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart Flughafen to Trieste

$44 - $65

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Bus, night bus  •  11 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Munich, Munich central bus station N94 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Trieste N943

$44 - $115

Train, night train  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart 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 / ...

$116 - $182

Drive  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Trieste 460.2 miles

$110 - $160

Fly Stuttgart to Trieste  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Trieste (TRS) STR - TRS

$134 - $382

Fly Stuttgart to Venice, shuttle  •  6 h 7 min

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

$102 - $595

Train to Munich, fly to Trieste  •  6 h 4 min

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

$160 - $583

Fly Stuttgart to Pula, shuttle  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Pula (PUY) STR - PUY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Pula Airport to Portorož

$151 - $625

Train to Zurich, fly to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale

$191 - $586

Fly Stuttgart to Graz, shuttle  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Graz (GRZ) STR - GRZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Maribor to Trieste Centrale

$142 - $845

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Trieste Centrale via Muenchen Hbf, Villach Hbf and Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 47 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Trieste is 492 km. The road distance is 736.3 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Trieste without a car is to train which takes 11 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 11 h 47 min to get from Stuttgart to Trieste, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Trieste train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Trieste is to train which takes 11 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 h 55 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 7 min.

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There is no direct flight from Stuttgart Airport to Trieste Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Trieste is 736 km. It takes approximately 7 h 11 min to drive from Stuttgart to Trieste.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Trieste Airport.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 307.4 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 47 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Trieste, Italy?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Trieste via München Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, Villach Hbf, and Udine in around 11 h 47 min. Alternatively, Crnja Tours operates a bus from Stuttgart to Trieste once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Trieste via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Munich to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Pula via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Stuttgart to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $360
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
7 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
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 Muenchen Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Udine to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $14
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
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

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 Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Stuttgart Flughafen to Trieste
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
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 Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Trieste
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart Airport to München ZOB
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
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
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
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 Maribor to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $380
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$30 - $50
Private
$130 - $380

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