There are 5 ways to get from Venice to Trieste by bus, train, rideshare, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Trieste 540 / ...

$8 - $15

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Train  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv

$11 - $25

Rideshare  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Venice to Trieste 98.7 miles

$10

Drive  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Trieste 99.2 miles

$23 - $35

Shuttle  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Venice to Trieste Centrale

$35 - $280

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Trieste. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Trieste Centrale. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Venice and Trieste is 115 km. The road distance is 158.6 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Trieste without a car is to bus which takes 2 h and costs .

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The bus from Venice, Venice to Trieste takes 2 h including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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Venice to Trieste train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Venezia S.Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Trieste is to bus which takes 2 h and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 5 min.

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Venice to Trieste bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Trieste station.

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Venice to Trieste train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Trieste Centrale station.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Trieste.
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  • Distance: 71.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Trieste, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Trieste every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Trenitalia operates a train from Venice to Trieste hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

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 Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
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 Venice, Venice to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Venice to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Trieste is 159 km. It takes approximately 1 h 39 min to drive from Venice to Trieste.

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There are 1597+ hotels available in Trieste. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Venice and Trieste. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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