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Travel from Koper to Trieste by train in 1 hour 56 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Koper to Trieste by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Koper to Trieste by train is 3 hours 30 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 1 hour 56 minutes. You'll usually find 4 trains per day traveling the 13 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there are no direct services to Trieste.

Book train tickets from Koper to Trieste in advance instead of buying them on the day and you'll snap up the cheapest fares. You can check prices from Koper to Trieste in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Koper to Trieste by train

First train


Last train


Departure station


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Journey time

1h 56m


13 miles (8 km)


4 trains per day


1 change

Train and bus operators


Koper to Trieste train times

Check out the next trains departing from Koper to Trieste for Tuesday Feb 7th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
04:25 07:33 3h 8m, 1 change
09:04 16:02 6h 58m, 3 changes
14:20 16:16 1h 56m, 1 change
18:34 20:32 1h 58m, 1 change

Cheap train tickets from Koper to Trieste

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Koper to Trieste by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

FAQs for Koper to Trieste

Want to know more about your journey from Koper to Trieste? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Koper to Trieste take?

The average journey time by train between Koper and Trieste is 3 hours and 30 minutes, with around 4 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Koper and Trieste by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Koper to Trieste is 1 hour and 56 minutes.

Is there a direct train from Koper to Trieste?

No, there are no direct train services from Koper to Trieste. Travelling from Koper to Trieste by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Koper to Trieste leave?

The first train from Koper to Trieste leaves at 05:25. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Koper to Trieste leave?

The last train from Koper to Trieste leaves at 19:34. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Koper and Trieste by train?

Trains travelling from Koper to Trieste cover a distance of around 8 miles (13 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Trieste to Koper.

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