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Taking the train from Trieste to Paris in 12 hours 58 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Trieste to Paris? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 16 hours 55 minutes to travel the 931 km from Trieste to Paris by train, although you can get there in as little as 12 hours 58 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 18 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 2 changes along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line. You can travel on this route with either TGV, Frecciarossa or Frecciargento. As the main train operators on this route, all offer comfortable seating and plenty of space for luggage as standard.

Train tickets from Trieste to Paris start from $66.58 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Paris? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train schedule below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

Trieste to Paris by train

It takes an average of 16h 55m to travel from Trieste to Paris by train, over a distance of around 579 miles (931 km). There are normally 18 trains per day traveling from Trieste to Paris and tickets for this journey start from $66.58 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 12h 58m
PriceFrom $66.58
Distance579 miles (931 km)
Frequency18 trains per day
First train04:26
Last train22:06
Departure stationTrieste
Arrival stationParis
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsTGV Lyria, Itabus, Deutsche Bahn, BlaBlaCar Bus, Trenitalia, SNCF, ÖBB, Flixbus, Italo, Trenord, Meridian, Marino, OUIGO, SBB CFF FFS, Union Ivkoni (Bus)

Trieste to Paris train times

Check out the next trains departing from Trieste to Paris for Tuesday Dec 6th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
07:16 20:16 13h 0m, 2 changes
08:16 21:33 13h 17m, 2 changes
09:58 07:35 21h 37m, 5 changes
11:16 07:35 20h 19m, 7 changes
11:16 07:38 20h 22m, 6 changes
13:16 08:30 19h 14m, 3 changes
13:16 08:42 19h 26m, 2 changes
14:16 08:16 18h 0m, 5 changes
14:58 09:00 18h 2m, 5 changes
15:16 10:04 18h 48m, 5 changes

Frecciarossa, Italo, Trenitalia and Frecciargento trains from Trieste to Paris

You can travel from Trieste to Paris on Frecciarossa, Italo, Trenitalia and Frecciargento trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

Frecciarossa trains are Trenitalia's flagship high-speed trains capable of reaching speeds of up to 186 mph (300 km/h). The "red arrow" trains are distinguished by their comfort, their ultra-modern design and their reduced impact on the environment. All Frecciarossa trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection and four levels of service – Standard, Premium (with drinks and welcome snacks served on arrival, as well as a morning newspaper), Business (with drinks and snacks, morning newspaper and larger seats) and Executive (with Fast Track, access to FrecciaClub lounges in train selected stations, and gourmet meals served to your seat). From December 2021, you can also travel with Frecciarossa from Milan to Paris via Turin, Modane and Chambéry. The trains are operated by Trenitalia France and have 4 levels of service - Standard, Business, Executive and Meeting Room - and two types of carriages: Silence Area, for those who want to travel in total tranquillity, and Allegro Area, for those who want to chat with their fellow passengers.

Italo is a high-speed train operator that runs services between many of the major cities across Italy. All Italo trains are modern, air conditioned, and have free WiFi available for all travellers. There are four comfort classes, or "ambiances", as Italo like to call them – Smart (the cheapest price), Comfort (with wider seats and extra legroom), Prima (with a welcome selection of food and drink, fast track boarding and extra space), and Executive Club (with all Prima services, extra-wide seats, access to Italo Club lounges and personal entertainment screens at your seat).

Trenitalia is the national railway company of Italy, with a fleet including high-speed trains (Frecciarossa, Frecciargento and Frecciabianca), Intercity and Intercity night trains and regional trains. Trenitalia offers discounts and special promotions on selected routes, two types of discounted tickets for young people under 30 and people over 60.

PhotoRob Dammers, under licence CC 2.0

Frecciargento "silver arrow" high-speed trains connect the main cities of the north-west, central and southern Italy at speeds of up to 155 mph (250 km/h). All Frecciargento trains are equipped with a food carriage, free WiFi, reclining seats and power sockets. There are two levels of service – First Class and Second Class. First Class travellers can enjoy reclining leather seats, welcome service with drink and a sweet or savoury snack, and a free morning newspaper.

Cheap train tickets from Trieste to Paris

The price of train tickets from Trieste to Paris starts at $66.58 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

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 Trieste to Paris 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.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Trieste to Paris

Want to know more about your journey from Trieste to Paris? 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 Trieste to Paris take?

The average journey time by train between Trieste and Paris is 16 hours and 55 minutes, with around 18 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 Trieste and Paris by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Trieste to Paris is 12 hours and 58 minutes.

How much does the train from Trieste to Paris cost?

Train tickets from Trieste to Paris can start from as little as $66.58 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Trieste to Paris?

No, there are no direct train services from Trieste to Paris. Travelling from Trieste to Paris by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

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

The first train from Trieste to Paris leaves at 04:26. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Trieste to Paris leaves at 22:06. 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 Trieste and Paris by train?

Trains travelling from Trieste to Paris cover a distance of around 579 miles (931 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Paris to Trieste.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Trieste to Paris for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/06/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/23/2022 for travel on 11/23/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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