There are 10 ways to get from Vienna to Trieste by plane, train, bus, night train, car or shuttle

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 to Ljubljana  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU

$133 - $543

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Ljubljana 917 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Trieste 907 / ...

$27 - $120

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Fly to Klagenfurt  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU

$128 - $623

Fly to Zagreb  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VIE - ZAG

$143 - $723

Fly to Venice, train  •  6 h 18 min

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

$121 - $401

Train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Udine Rj
  2. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$65 - $109

Bus Crnja Tours  •  13 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien Stadion Center to Trieste

$33 - $48

Night train, train  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Udine Nj
  2. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...

$78 - $131

Drive  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Vienna to Trieste 296.4 miles

$70 - $110

Shuttle  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Wien to Trieste Centrale

$60 - $850

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Trieste is to bus which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 13 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Trieste is to fly which takes 3 h 38 min and costs 110€ - 470€.

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The distance between Vienna and Trieste is 346 km. The road distance is 474 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Vienna to Trieste, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Trieste via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Trieste. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Trieste Centrale via Udine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Trieste, Italy?

Adria Airways flies from Vienna to Trieste twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Vienna to Trieste via Ljubljana in around 7 h 3 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Udine to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Wien Stadion Center to Trieste
Ave. Duration
12 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it

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