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

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

Bus via Milan  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Venice, Venice Mestre 427 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice - Mestre to Milan
  3. Take the bus from Milan to Nice - Airport

$37 - $64

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Train via Milano Centrale  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia Ec / ...

$70 - $148

Train Russian Railways  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Rv / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Nice Ville R

$84 - $119

Bus Eurolines FR  •  14 h 39 min

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

$79 - $134

Drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Trieste to Nice 453.2 miles

$100 - $160

Fly Trieste to Nice  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Nice (NCE) TRS - NCE

$175 - $720

Fly Ljubljana to Nice  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Nice (NCE) LJU - NCE

$155 - $656

Train to Venice, fly to Nice  •  6 h 23 min

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

$62 - $271

Fly Trieste to Milan Linate, train  •  9 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Milan Linate (LIN) TRS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia

$120 - $307

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Nice is to bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 10 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trieste to Nice is to train and fly which takes 6 h 23 min and costs 50€ - 240€.

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The distance between Trieste and Nice is 558 km. The road distance is 725 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to get from Trieste to Nice, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Trieste to Nice. However, there are services departing from Trieste and arriving at Congrès / Promenade via Venice - Mestre, Milan and Aéroport / Promenade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Trieste to Nice. However, there are services departing from Trieste Centrale and arriving at Nice Ville via Venezia Mestre, Milano Centrale and Ventimiglia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 24 min.

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

You can take a bus from Trieste to Nice via Venice, Venice Mestre, Venice - Mestre, Milan, Nice - Airport, and Aéroport / Promenade in around 10 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Trieste to Nice via Venezia Mestre, Milano Centrale, and Ventimiglia in around 10 h 24 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Trieste to Nice via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Nice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Trieste to Nice via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,500
Flights from Venice to Nice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Trieste to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Venice to Nice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Trieste to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Nice via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Nice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
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 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 Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Russian Railways
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Venice - Mestre to Milan
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Milan to Nice - Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Mestre to Nice
Ave. Duration
11 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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