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There are 6 ways to get from Trieste to Colosseum by train, bus, 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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Train

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Roma Tiburtina

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Rome Tiburtina Bus station

4 alternative options

Train via Latisana

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Latisana-Lignano-Bib
  2. Take the train from Latisana to Roma Termini

Drive

  1. Drive from Trieste to Colosseum

Fly from Trieste

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Rome (FCO)

Shuttle to Venice, fly

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Aeroporto M.Polo
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Rome (FCO)

Trieste to Colosseum by train, subway and walk

The journey time between Trieste and Colosseum is around 5h 41m and covers a distance of around 646 km. This includes an average layover time of around 6 min. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 21m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno and ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, the Trieste to Colosseum service departs from Trieste Centrale and arrives in Colosseum. Typically 14 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
5h 35m
Layover time:
6 min
Total time:
5h 41m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 21m
Journey distance:
646 km
Services per week:
14
Cheapest price:
€37
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:42
Last service departs at:
08:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Trieste to Colosseum train, subway and walk schedules

Trieste → Colosseum
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Inter-regional travel is permitted
Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1500

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Colosseum is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Colosseum is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Colosseum is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Colosseum is to bus which costs €35 - €50 and takes 10h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Trieste to Colosseum is to fly which costs €50 - €240 and takes 3h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trieste to Colosseum. However, there are services departing from Trieste and arriving at Colosseo via Crociate. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Colosseum. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Colosseo via Tiburtina F.s.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 21m.

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The distance between Trieste and Colosseum is 431 km. The road distance is 672.6 km.

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The best way to get from Trieste to Colosseum without a car is to train which takes 5h 21m and costs €35 - €140.

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It takes approximately 5h 21m to get from Trieste to Colosseum, including transfers.

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

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Trieste to Colosseum train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Trieste Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Trieste to Colosseum is to train which takes 5h 21m and costs €35 - €140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €35 - €50 and takes 10h 20m, you could also fly, which costs €50 - €240 and takes 3h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Trieste to Colosseum.
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  • Distance: 430.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 21m

What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Colosseum, Italy?

Trenitalia Frecce operates a train from Trieste Centrale to Roma Tiburtina once daily. Tickets cost €45 - €140 and the journey takes 5h 7m. ItaloTreno also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Trieste to Rome Tiburtina Bus station once daily. Tickets cost €30 - €45 and the journey takes 9h 35m.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €310
Flights from Venice to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€45 - €65
Base Standard
€75 - €110
Base Premium
€90 - €140
Train from Trieste Centrale to Latisana-Lignano-Bib
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€9 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€9 - €13
Base Standard
€23 - €35
Base Premium
€29 - €45
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Trieste Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €100
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€35 - €50
Smart Low Cost
€35 - €50
Smart Flex
€70 - €100
Train from Trieste to Latisana
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €35
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€13 - €19
Smart Low Cost
€11 - €16
Smart Flex
€24 - €35
Train from Latisana to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €90
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€30 - €50
Smart Low Cost
€30 - €45
Smart Flex
€65 - €90
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 Trieste Centrale to Latisana-Lignano-Bib
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €11
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
€9 - €11
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on Trenitalia?
Yes - Wi-Fi is available on both Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services, and may be accessed free of charge. Services require either a mobile phone number or credit card for verification purposes and allow access for 24 hours.
Are there power outlets on Trenitalia?
Yes - Frecce services include a power socket for each seat.
Does Trenitalia offer meals or snacks?
Yes - Frecciarossa and Frecciargento services often offer bar and restaurant options, though this depends on the individual route and train type. Business, Premium and First Class tickets include a complimentary drink and snack. Some services may offer restaurant, FRECCIABistro or pre-booked, in-seat meal options. Please check your service as options vary.
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Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Latisana-Lignano-Bib
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€6 - €9
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page

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The quickest flight from Trieste Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Trieste to Colosseum bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Trieste to Colosseum train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Tiburtina station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trieste to Colosseum is 673 km. It takes approximately 6h 17m to drive from Trieste to Colosseum.

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Alitalia offers flights from Trieste Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 4447+ hotels available in Colosseum. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Trieste to Trieste Airport is to train which takes 28 min and costs €2 - €35.

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