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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Ljubljana  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Frankfurt (FRA) LJU - FRA

$142 - $517

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the night bus from Trieste to Munich, Munich central bus station N943
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N952 / ...

$54 - $94

9 alternative options

Fly from Trieste  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) TRS - FRA

$109 - $413

Train to Venice, fly  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Frankfurt (FRA) VCE - FRA

$98 - $394

Shuttle to Pula, fly  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Portorož
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Frankfurt (FRA) PUY - FRA

$136 - $447

Fly from Zagreb  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Frankfurt (FRA) ZAG - FRA

$136 - $723

Train to Venice Treviso, fly  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Frankfurt (FRA) TSF - FRA

$73 - $284

Train  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Udine Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Udine to Villach Hbf Rex / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...
  4. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  5. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$160 - $269

Bus  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Frankfurt

$55 - $80

Train, night train  •  13 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Udine Rv / ...
  2. Take the night train from Udine to München Hbf Nj
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$146 - $234

Drive  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Trieste to Frankfurt am Main 559.5 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 15 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trieste to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 120€ - 450€ and takes 4 h 54 min.

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The distance between Trieste and Frankfurt am Main is 625 km. The road distance is 895.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Trieste to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Trieste and arriving at Frankfurt. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Udine, Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Adria Airways, Swiss and Lufthansa fly from Trieste to Frankfurt am Main every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Trieste to Frankfurt am Main via Udine, Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and München Hbf in around 13 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Flights from Pula to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Pula to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $310
Flights from Pula to Frankfurt via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pula to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$17 - $120
Flights from Venice Treviso to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Trieste Centrale to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Udine to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Night train from Udine to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Trieste to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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