There are 5 ways to get from Trieste to Munich by plane, bus, train 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.

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Fly from Trieste  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Munich (MUC) TRS - MUC

$111 - $510

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Munich, Munich central bus station 944

$30 - $50

3 alternative options

Fly from Ljubljana  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Munich (MUC) LJU - MUC

$149 - $606

Train  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Autostazione to Villach Hbf (Busbahnhof) Bus / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to München Hbf Ec / ...

$69 - $114

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Trieste to Munich 312.9 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Munich is to bus which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trieste to Munich is to fly which costs 90€ - 440€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Trieste and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Munich. However, there are services departing from Trieste Autostazione and arriving at München Hbf via Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 34 min.

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The distance between Trieste and Munich is 323 km. The road distance is 500.6 km.

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The best way to get from Trieste to Munich without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 55 min and costs 25€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Trieste to Munich, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Trieste to Munich.
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  • Distance: 202 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Munich, Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Trieste to Munich 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Trieste to Munich 4 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 6 h 55 min. Crnja Tours also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
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 Autostazione to Villach Hbf (Busbahnhof)
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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