Trieste - Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport Guide (TRS)

Airport info
Code: TRS
Via Aquileia 46, Ronchi dei Legionari Gorizia, 34077, Italy

The airport is located about 32km (19 miles) northwest of the city of Trieste.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +39
+39 0481 773 224

Trieste - Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport serves the most northeastern region of Italy, with a catchment area that extends into parts of Slovenia and Croatia. Our Trieste Airport guide provides important contact information as well as details on transport routes, terminal facilities and accommodation options nearby.


There is a tourist information desk in the public Arrivals area.

Driving directions

From the centre of Trieste, follow the coast-hugging route SS14 northwards. This road leads all the way to the airport, look out for signs.

Public Transport

Public transport road

Bus:Express bus services (tel: +39 800 955 957; operate regularly from the airport, with coach service 51 running between the airport and Trieste coach station (journey time: 30-35 minutes; fare: €4.05). The same company also runs buses from the airport to Udine (€4.75), Gorizia (€3.30), Monfalcone (€1.25) and Grado (€3.30), while connections to Slovenian and Croatian destinations operate from Trieste coach station.

Taxi:Cabs (tel: +39 0481 778 000; are readily available outside the terminal (journey time: 20-25 minutes; fare: €60).

Terminal facilities


There is a bank with an ATM service located near the main airport entrance.


Paid-for Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout the passenger terminal (the first 20 minutes are free of charge). Additionally, there is a post office and public telephones within the terminal available to all passengers.


There are a restaurant and a bar on the (publicly accessible) top floor of the terminal. Snack and drinks vending machines are situated both pre- and post security.


Duty-free shopping is available in Departures, offering the usual range of items along with local specialities and souvenirs. Additionally, a large newsagents is located in the check-in hall.


There are no left luggage facilities at the airport, but free trolleys are provided. A lost and found service is available at the airport (tel: +39 0481 778 050).


Other available facilities at Trieste Airport include baby-care rooms, access to which should be arranged via the Information Desk.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

There are no meeting facilities at the airport; however there is a VIP lounge in Departures. The nearby Hotel Furlan (tel: +39 0481 776 286; has a multifunctional hall capable of accommodating up to 180 people.

Disabled facilities

The airport is fully accessible to disabled passengers, with designated disabled parking spaces located close to the terminal and lifts for easy transfer between floors. Passengers who may require additional assistance are advised to contact their airline before travelling.

Car parking

Short-term parking is available in car park P3 immediately outside the terminal. While P2, a little further away is a mixture of both short- and long-term spaces. The cheapest long-term option is P1, which is close to the main access road. A free stay of up to 15 minutes is available in front of the terminal for drivers collecting or dropping off passengers. For parking assistance contact SOGEPAR (tel: +39 0481 474 487).

Car rental

International car rental companies Avis, Europcar, Enterprise, Hertz and Sixt are represented at the airport, along with several local operators. Desks are situated in the public Arrivals area of the terminal.


There are no hotels on the airport site, but accommodation is available at several locations in the near vicinity as well as within Trieste’s city centre.

Hotel Major

+39 0481 476 020

A little further from the airport and close to the main A4 motorway, this modern hotel is of 4-star standard, offering a choice of 96 rooms and suites. Two meeting rooms are available, along with a business centre and restaurant.

Via Pietro Micca 19c, 34077, Ronchi dei Legionari, Italy

Hotel Furlan

+39 0481 776 286

Just 1km (0.6 mile) from the airport, Hotel Furlan is a family run 3-star property with 54 rooms. The on-site restaurant, with its rustic décor, specialises in traditional local food and wines.

Via Mazzini 44, 34077, Ronchi dei Legionari, Italy

Europalace Hotel

+39 0481 710 709

In the centre of Monfalcone, just a short drive from the airport, this historic hotel has 40 rooms, plus meeting facilities. It is housed in a converted workers’ hostel dating from the 1920s, and is convenient for the town’s various restaurants and other local amenities.

Via Callisto Cosulich 20, 34074, Monfalcone, Italy
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