There are 8 ways to get from Trieste to Santorini by train, plane, bus, ferry, bus and ferry, car ferry 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

Train to Venice, fly  •  6 h 41 min

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

$130 - $511

7 alternative options

Fly from Trieste  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Santorini (JTR) TRS - JTR

$331 - $1,029

Bus, train, Catamaran  •  36 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana 402
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Beograd En
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini

$173 - $327

Train, bus, ferry  •  40 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste to Ljubljana
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Beograd En
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Thessaloniki
  4. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Syros
  5. Take the ferry from Syros to Santorini

$223 - $332

Bus, ferry  •  43 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion
  3. Take the ferry from Heraklion to Santorini

$251 - $376

Train, bus, car ferry  •  44 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Trieste to Ljubljana
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Piraeus
  4. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini

Car ferry, bus, ferry  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Trieste to Durrës
  2. Take the bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini

$251 - $389

Drive, Catamaran  •  22 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Trieste to Piraeus
  2. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini Champion Jet 1 / ...

$323 - $471

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Santorini is to bus and train and Catamaran which costs 140€ - 280€ and takes 36 h 2 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Trieste to Santorini is to train and fly which costs 110€ - 440€ and takes 6 h 41 min.

More details

The distance between Trieste and Santorini is 1417 km.

The best way to get from Trieste to Santorini without a car is to bus and train and Catamaran which takes 36 h 2 min and costs 140€ - 280€.

More details

It takes approximately 6 h 41 min to get from Trieste to Santorini, including transfers.

More details

The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Santorini Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

Search flights

Santorini is 1 h ahead of Trieste. It is currently 10:20 AM in Trieste and 11:20 AM in Santorini.

Volotea, Aegean Airlines and Olympic Air offer flights from Venice Airport to Santorini Airport.

Search flights

There are 1378+ hotels available in Santorini. Prices start at $111 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Trieste to Trieste Airport is to train which takes 28 min and costs 2€ - 6€.

More details

Map of how to get from Trieste to Santorini.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 885.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 41 min

What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Santorini, Greece?

Lufthansa, Alitalia and Vueling Airlines fly from Trieste to Mesariá once daily.

Airlines
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Venice to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Venice to Santorini via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Santorini via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Trieste to Santorini via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
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 Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $21
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
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 Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Sofia
Ave. Duration
17 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Durrës to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Trieste to Sofia
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Sofia
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Sofia
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $70
Schedules at
online.union-ivkoni.com
Yubim
Website
yubim.eu
Bus from Ljubljana to Sofia
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Schedules at
yubim.eu
Tourist Service Holding AD
Phone
02 981 13 33
Email
outgoing@tourist-service.com
Website
tourist-service.com
Bus from Sofia to Piraeus
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$78
Schedules at
tourist-service.com
Ferry operators
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Syros
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$85 - $120
Ferry from Syros to Santorini
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$70 - $95
Ferry from Heraklion to Santorini
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Santorini
Ave. Duration
20 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$95 - $130
Zante Ferries
Phone
(+30) 210 4100211
Website
zanteferries.gr
Car ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
zanteferries.gr
Adria Ferries
Phone
071 50211621
Email
booking@adriaferries.com
Website
adriaferries.com
Car ferry from Trieste to Durrës
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $200
Schedules at
adriaferries.com
Deck
$110 - $130
Car
$150 - $170
Inside cabin 2 beds
$140 - $170
Inner cabin 2 beds
$170 - $200

Want to know more about travelling around Greece

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.