There are 8 ways to get from Trieste to Madrid by plane, train, 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 Trieste  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Madrid (MAD) TRS - MAD

$85 - $270

Cheapest option

Train, train to Bologna, fly  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
  3. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Madrid (MAD) BLQ - MAD

$80 - $302

6 alternative options

Train to Venice, fly  •  7 h 46 min

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

$94 - $352

Fly from Zagreb  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Madrid (MAD) ZAG - MAD

$148 - $713

Train  •  19 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
  4. Take the train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$281 - $421

Bus Eurolines IT  •  35 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Venice, Venice Mestre N405 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mestre Viale Stazione to Madrid Méndez Alvaro-Áncora

$129 - $174

Bus ALSA  •  2 days 10 h

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Venice, Venice Mestre N405 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mestre to Madrid

$139 - $224

Drive  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Trieste to Madrid 1236.2 miles

$290 - $430

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 300€ and takes 7 h 46 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Trieste to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 300€ and takes 7 h 46 min.

More details

The distance between Trieste and Madrid is 1531 km. The road distance is 1977.9 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 54 min to get from Trieste to Madrid, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Trieste to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Trieste and arriving at Madrid Méndez Alvaro-Áncora via Mestre Viale Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35 h 5 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, Valence TGV and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 5 min.

More details

What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Madrid, Spain?

Alitalia, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Trieste to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Trieste to Madrid via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, Valence TGV, and Barcelona Sants in around 19 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $440
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Bologna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $430
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $360
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $210
Flights from Bologna to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $350
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Trieste to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Venice to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zagreb to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $420
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Madrid via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zagreb to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Tunis
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Bologna to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
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
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$140 - $210
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Chambery-Challes-E to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
Train from Valence TGV to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators

Want to know more about travelling around Spain

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.