How to Get from Trieste Airport to Trieste City Center and Other Destinations
Trieste Airport is located in the region of Friuli Venezia Giulia about 20 km from the center of the same name city. It mainly serves domestic flights, as well as several short international flights. Most often it is used by tourists planning to relax on the beaches of Trieste. You can get from the air hub to the city center in several ways: by bus, taxi or transfer.
Taxi from Trieste Airport
If you want to travel in comfort, you can book a taxi from Trieste Airport to Portoroz, Piran, Rovinj, and other cities. To order a car you can use the airport's Wi-Fi, which is available within 20 minutes. Another way is to make an order at the desk at the exit of the terminal from 08:00 to 00:00.
The distance between the airport and Portoroz is 40 km. The approximate travel time is 60 minutes. A taxi ride costs about 87 euros.
The trip to Trieste will cost you approximately 50 euros. The distance between the airport and the city is 20 km. The journey time is 30 minutes.
If you order a transfer, you pay a fixed price, but in the case of a taxi it can be different every time. This is one of the main disadvantages of taxi services, as no customer will like an unpleasant surprise in the form of an unreasonably increased price.
Transfer from Trieste Airport
Booking transfers from Trieste Airport, you also provide yourself with a comfortable trip. However, the level of amenities in this case is much higher. First, at the airport you will be met by a driver with a sign with your name. Secondly, as mentioned above, the price is fixed, and will not change under any circumstances. Thirdly, all drivers of Kiwitaxi transfers are true professionals, with many years of experience and a culture of driving.
When ordering a transfer, in contrast to a taxi, the customer needs to go to the site, choose the needed class of the car (depending on the comfort of the car), the amount of luggage and passengers. If you go to the coast of Trieste with children and need child car seats, then this should also be indicated in the order.
The English-speaking Kiwitaxi support service is available for tourists 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We will help you to choose more suitable car or route. For example, if you are planning to take a cruise to Venice, order our transfer to the Port of Trieste and start you journey with comfort.
Public transport from Trieste Airport
How to get from Trieste Airport to various cities in Italy with minimal expenses? Take advantage of public transport. Direct bus service is organized by APT Gorizia from the airport to the most important directions. The cost of tickets is from 1 to 4 euros. Buses number 1 and 26 will take you to Gorica, Monfalcone, and Grado; and number 51 - to Udine, Trieste, and Monfalcone.
If you need to go to Ljubljana you can take a train from Trieste Centrale train station. The trip will take around 4.5 hours.
Trieste Airport: useful information
Trieste Airport is a small transport hub with one terminal. Recently, it has gained wide popularity due to flights of low-cost airlines. Most often, flights within Italy, Slovenia and Croatia departs from here.
The airport staff speaks English and Italian.
Passengers of Economy class can visit recreation areas for First class passengers for an additional fee or by using the membership program. The price is 20 euro. The working time of the recreation area is from 05:45 to 19:00.
Additional services in Trieste Airport:
— ATMs and currency exchange.
— Duty Free, a newsagent, vending machines, a bar, and a restaurant.
— Information Center.
- An ambulance station located outside the building, on the first floor.
There are no shower cabins and no luggage rooms at the airport.
If your flight is delayed and you do not want to stay overnight at the airport, you can go to nearby hotels.
In both cases, the airport does not provide a transfer, but you can always order it using Kiwitaxi services.