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Getting from Trieste airport to Pula

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Airport-trieste-pulaThe Trieste No-borders Airport in Monfalcone is situated 163 km from the centre of Pula. From the airport there is a fairly frequent airport bus to the bus station in Trieste which is about 45 km from the airport.

If you are travelling from Trieste airport to Pula, you have a number of transportation options to choose between, details we have listed here:

  1. By Car, the most direct route from Trieste airport to Pula goes via Trieste, Koper and enters into Croatia by the border crossing in Dragonja. The estimated travel time by Google maps is app 2 hours. Alternative goes via the border crossing Sočerga and then via Buzet and Pazin in Croatia. The alternative route is about 20 km longer and with an estimated travelling time of 2 hours and 20 minutes. If you need to rent a car at the Trieste airport, you can find rental offers from all car rental companies here.
  1. Transfer, the most comfortable form of transportation from the Airport in Trieste to Pula is a pre-booked transfer. Transfers are available in vehicles for 1- 3(4) persons or in larger vehicles for 4(5)-8 persons; you can see prices and pre-book a transfer here. TIP, if you are staying at a hotel in Pula, they might have some prearranged pickup solutions from the Trieste airport.




  1. By bus, between the Airport in Trieste and Trieste main bus station, there are plenty of buses most weekdays; you can see the connections here. From Trieste bus station to Pula the number of daily departures is limited; you can see timetable here. Total travel time (from airport to Pula) by bus is about 4.5 to 5 hours.
  1. Taxi, obviously there is of course the option to take a taxi from the airport Pula. All you need to do is to find a driver who brought his passport and then agree upon a reasonable fare price.

  1. Travel tip, as the airport bus to Trieste is quite frequent, a combination of the airport bus and a taxi or a transfer from Trieste could keep the travel price and travel time on a reasonable level.
  1. Plane, there is no direct plane from the Trieste airport to Pula airport, so flying is really not an option to consider.

Feel free to leave a comment below if you have any questions about travelling from the Trieste airport to Pula.


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