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

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Train  •  15h 53m

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Limoges Benedictins

€184 - €356

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Bus  •  21h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Lyon Perrache
  2. Take the bus from Lyon Perrache to Brive-la-Gaillarde 716 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Limoges

€63 - €82

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  21h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Lyon Perrache
  2. Take the train from Lyon Perrache to Riom Chatel Guyon Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Riom - Châtel-Guyon to Montluçon
  4. Take the train from Montluçon to Limoges-Bénédictins

€172 - €285

Bus, train via Felletin  •  22h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Fernetti to Lyon
  2. Take the train from Lyon Perrache to Clermont Ferrand Ter / ...
  3. Take the bus from CLERMONT-Gare SNCF to Gare SNCF
  4. Take the bus from Gare SNCF to Pl. W. Churchill

€121 - €211

Drive  •  11h 58m

  1. Drive from Trieste to Limoges 1253.3 km

€150 - €230

Fly Trieste to Limoges  •  10h 23m

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Limoges (LIG) TRS - LIG

€203 - €585

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Limoges  •  11h 36m

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

€70 - €448

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Bordeaux, train  •  10h 50m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Aeroporto M.Polo
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Bordeaux (BOD) VCE - BOD
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Limoges Benedictins

€86 - €438

Shuttle to Venice, fly to Paris Orly, train  •  11h 6m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Centrale to Aeroporto M.Polo
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Paris Orly (ORY) VCE - ORY
  3. Take the train from Paris Austerlitz to Limoges Benedictins

€125 - €585

Trieste to Limoges by train and walk

The journey time between Trieste and Limoges is around 28h 14m and covers a distance of around 1656 km. The fastest journey normally takes 27h 54m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, TGV inOui and SNCF, the Trieste to Limoges service departs from Trieste Centrale and arrives in Limoges Benedictins. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
28h 14m
Fastest journey time:
27h 54m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€184
Carbon emissions:
87 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:00
Last service departs at:
06:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Trieste to Limoges train and walk schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Limoges is 800 130 000.

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The social distance requirement in Limoges is 1 metre.

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The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Limoges is to bus which costs €60 - €85 and takes 21h 45m.

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The fastest way to get from Trieste to Limoges is to fly. Taking this option will cost €200 - €600 and takes 10h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trieste to Limoges. However, there are services departing from Trieste and arriving at Limoges via Lyon Perrache and Brive-la-Gaillarde. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Limoges. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Limoges Benedictins via Torino Porta Susa and Paris Austerlitz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 53m.

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The distance between Trieste and Limoges is 972 km. The road distance is 1253.3 km.

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The best way to get from Trieste to Limoges without a car is to train which takes 15h 53m and costs €180 - €360.

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It takes approximately 15h 53m to get from Trieste to Limoges, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Trieste to Limoges is to train which takes 15h 53m and costs €180 - €360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €60 - €85 and takes 21h 45m, you could also fly, which costs €200 - €600 and takes 10h 23m.

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Map of how to get from Trieste to Limoges.
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  • Distance: 971.5 km
  • Duration: 15h 53m

What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Limoges, France?

You can take a train from Trieste to Limoges via Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Austerlitz in around 15h 53m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Trieste to Limoges via Lyon Perrache and Brive-la-Gaillarde in around 21h 45m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Trieste to Limoges via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€260 - €1300
Flights from Trieste to Limoges via Rome, Lyon
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€260 - €800
Flights from Trieste to Limoges via Malta, Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€220 - €600
Flights from Trieste to Limoges via Malta, Lyon
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€200 - €550
Flights from Venice to Limoges via Paris CDG, Lyon
Ave. Duration
9h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €550
Flights from Venice to Limoges via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €340
Flights from Venice to Limoges via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €300
Flights from Venice to Limoges via Vienna, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €900
Flights from Venice to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €290
Chalair Aviation
Website
chalair.eu
Flights from Trieste to Limoges via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€260 - €1300
Flights from Venice to Limoges via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €340
Flights from Venice to Limoges via Lyon
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €300
Flights from Venice to Limoges via Vienna, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€200 - €900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Flights from Venice to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice to Limoges via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €190
Flights from Venice to Bordeaux via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€19 - €110
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €150
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Bordeaux via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €320
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 Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €120
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€35 - €55
Base Standard
€65 - €95
Base Premium
€80 - €120
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€100 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Austerlitz to Limoges Benedictins
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€45 - €70
Rail 1st Class
€60 - €90
Train from Lyon Perrache to Riom Chatel Guyon
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€25 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Train from Lyon Perrache to Clermont Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€27 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Limoges Benedictins
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€27 - €55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€27 - €40
Rail 1st Class
€35 - €55
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Perrache to Riom - Châtel-Guyon
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €110
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Riom - Châtel-Guyon to Montluçon
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Montluçon to Limoges-Bénédictins
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Perrache to Clermont-Ferrand
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon Perrache to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus Station to Brive-la-Gaillarde
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Brive-la-Gaillarde to Limoges
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Blablabus
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Fernetti to Lyon
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Trans Creuse
Website
transports.nouvelle-aquitaine.fr
Bus from CLERMONT-Gare SNCF to Gare SNCF
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€2
Schedules at
Trans Creuse
Région Nouvelle Aquitaine

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There is no direct flight from Trieste Airport to Limoges Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 5m and has two stopovers.

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Trieste to Limoges bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Limoges station.

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Trieste to Limoges train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Limoges Benedictins station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trieste to Limoges is 1253 km. It takes approximately 11h 58m to drive from Trieste to Limoges.

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Alitalia, Air France, Ryanair and three other airlines offer flights from Trieste Airport to Limoges Airport.

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There are 49+ hotels available in Limoges. Prices start at €75 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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