Cheap train tickets from Vienna to Trieste

Showing times and prices for 7 Dec

Cheapest

£34

Average

£54

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Vienna to Trieste will cost around £ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 34.

Cheapest
07:58Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h54 16:52Trieste Centrale
0 changes
£341One-way
2nd Cheapest
23:27Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)13h43 13:10Trieste Centrale
2 changes
£741One-way

Train schedule Vienna to Trieste

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07:58Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h54 16:52Trieste Centrale
0 changes
23:27Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)13h43 13:10Trieste Centrale
0 changes

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Tue
7 Dec
£34ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£22Flixbus
£531Austrian Airlines
Wed
8 Dec
£52ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£51Flixbus
£512Lufthansa
Thu
9 Dec
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£23Flixbus
£345Lufthansa
Fri
10 Dec
£27ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£23Flixbus
£394Lufthansa
Mon
13 Dec
£27ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£17Flixbus
£224Austrian Airlines
Tue
14 Dec
£39ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£22Flixbus
£297Austrian Airlines
Thu
16 Dec
£27ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£17Flixbus
£246Lufthansa
Fri
17 Dec
£34ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£22Flixbus
£228Lufthansa
Sat
18 Dec
£34ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£27Flixbus
£284Lufthansa
Sun
19 Dec
£34ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£32Flixbus
£284Austrian Airlines
Tue
21 Dec
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£22Flixbus
£340Lufthansa
Wed
22 Dec
£32ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£22Flixbus
£388Austrian Airlines
Thu
23 Dec
£46ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£36Flixbus
£245Austrian Airlines
Sat
25 Dec
£34ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£31Flixbus
£155Lufthansa
Sun
26 Dec
£28ÖBB | Euro City (EC)
£31Flixbus
£171Lufthansa

Fastest train times from Vienna to Trieste

Showing times and prices for 7 Dec

Fastest Journey

8 h 54 m

Average

11 h 18 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

346 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Vienna for Trieste every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 346 km distance in an average of 11 h 18 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 8 h 54 m .

The slowest trains will take 13 h 43 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
07:58Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)8h54 16:52Trieste Centrale
0 changes
£341One-way
2nd Fastest
23:27Wien Südtiroler Platz (Tiefgeschoß Straßenbahn)13h43 13:10Trieste Centrale
2 changes
£741One-way

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Train Information between Vienna and Trieste

distanceDistance215 miles (346 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 54 min
priceAverage train ticket price£36 (€41)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesÖBB | Railjet

Trains from Vienna to Trieste cover the 215 miles (346 km) long journey taking on average 8 h 54 min with our travel partners like ÖBB | Railjet. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £36, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £27. Travellers depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and arrive in Trieste Centrale.

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Trains from Vienna to Trieste
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Trieste, Italy if I'm coming from Vienna, Austria by train?

Travel between Vienna, Austria and Trieste, Italy by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Italy from Austria?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Italy from Vienna?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Trieste, Italy?

All travellers in Italy must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 04/12/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Trieste from Vienna as this information can change.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Trieste, Italy to Vienna, Austria?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Trieste to Vienna is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Austria from Italy?

Reentry to Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Austria from Trieste?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

What are the safety rules to follow in Vienna, Austria?

The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 01/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Trieste to Vienna train here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Vienna to Trieste?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Trieste from Vienna for as little as £27  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Vienna to Trieste on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Trieste from Vienna is £36  one way.
What is the distance between Vienna and Trieste via train?
The Vienna to Trieste train distance is approximately 215 miles (346 km).
How long does it take from Vienna to Trieste by train?
The train time to Trieste from Vienna is on average 8 h 54 min  for the 215 miles (346 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Trieste from Vienna by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the Vienna to Trieste train leave from? Which Trieste train station do I come into from Vienna?

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof   and arrive in Trieste Centrale.

Where is the train station in Vienna to go to Trieste? Where is the train station in Trieste located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Wien Westbahnhof and travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre to this train station.

Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Trieste Centrale and need to travel approximately 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the train station to the city centre in Trieste.

Which train providers can take me from Vienna to Trieste?
For the journey from Vienna to Trieste you can take a train with ÖBB | Railjet. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Vienna to Trieste on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Are there any Vienna to Trieste direct train services?
Yes, you can find a direct train from Vienna to Trieste with ÖBB | Euro City (EC)  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
When can I take the first train from Vienna to Trieste? When can I take the last train for the day?
The earliest train departing from Vienna to Trieste leaves at 06: 58. The last train departing from Vienna to Trieste leaves at 06: 58. You can find the latest Vienna to Trieste train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a train ticket to Trieste from Vienna to get the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Vienna to Trieste is on average £36 if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets to Trieste from Vienna available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Vienna
Trieste
The major railway station for departures from Vienna is Wien Westbahnhof. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Wien Westbahnhof for your trip between Vienna and Trieste.