There are 5 ways to get from Trieste to Klagenfurt by train, bus, car 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Udine Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Udine to Klagenfurt Hbf Ec

$37 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus Crnja Tours  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Villach 944

$26 - $39

3 alternative options

Bus Eurolines IT  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste Autostazione to FVG Airport E51
  2. Take the bus from FVG Airport to Udine - Autostazione E51
  3. Take the bus from Udine Autostazione to Klagenfurt Hauptbahnhof

$40 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Trieste to Klagenfurt 112.5 miles

$27 - $40

Shuttle  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Klagenfurt - Hauptbahnhof

$40 - $320

What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Klagenfurt, Austria?

You can take a train from Trieste to Klagenfurt via Udine in around 4 h 1 min. Alternatively, Crnja Tours operates a bus from Trieste to Klagenfurt once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 49 min. FlixBus also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
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
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Villach
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Villach
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
APT Gorizia
Phone
800-955957
Website
aptgorizia.it
Bus from Trieste Autostazione to FVG Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
aptgorizia.it
Bus from FVG Airport to Udine - Autostazione
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
aptgorizia.it

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Trieste to Klagenfurt?

The distance between Trieste and Klagenfurt is 116 km. The road distance is 180 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Trieste to Klagenfurt?

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Klagenfurt is to bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Trieste to Klagenfurt?

The quickest way to get from Trieste to Klagenfurt is to shuttle which takes 2 h 7 min and costs 35€ - 260€.

Is there a direct train between Trieste and Klagenfurt?

No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Klagenfurt. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Klagenfurt Hbf via Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Trieste and Klagenfurt?

No, there is no direct bus from Trieste to Klagenfurt. However, there are services departing from Trieste Autostazione and arriving at Klagenfurt Hauptbahnhof via FVG Airport and Udine Autostazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Trieste to Klagenfurt?

It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Trieste to Klagenfurt, including transfers.