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    Car hire from Trieste Airport made easy

    Trieste-Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport is located in the beautiful commune of Ronchi dei Legionari, Italy, just 23 miles away from Trieste. Commercial operations there began in 1961, and nowadays the airport handles passengers, freight and aircrafts. Because it is located so closely to the boarders of Slovenia and Croatia, the airport services approximately 5 million people, mainly in the area of Friuli-Venezia Giulia and nearby cities of the neighbouring countries. Travellers will have an easy time with Auto Europe, booking a car hire from Trieste Airport to enjoy full mobility while visiting this verdant and beautiful region of Italy. Why not benefit from a large choice of vehicles, excellent rental options and local expertise and arrange your journey with us today?! Check out the user ratings and comments posted by other Auto Europe customers on our Trieste car hire reviews page before booking with confidence.

    Airport Information

    Trieste-Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport (TRS)
    Official Name: Trieste-Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport
    Address: Via Aquileia, 46, 34077 Ronchi dei Legionari GO, Italy
    Location: Located 23 miles from Trieste's centre, this international airport also services the city of Venice.
    Airlines operating at Toronto Airport: A number airlines operate Trieste Airport - Alitalia, Iberia Express, Lufthansa, Ministral Air, Primera Air, Ryanair, TUI, Volotea and Vueling. Flights to the UK are operated by Ryanair.


    Trieste-Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport currently has one passenger terminal active and three levels. The first level, ground floor, accommodates gates 1 to 5 and 11 to 13. The mezzanine floor is accessible only to passengers, and features gates 6 to 9. The upper floor is dedicated to a café and restaurant area, as well as conference rooms.

    Car hire Pick-up and Drop off

    Passengers can continue their journey by heading towards the agency stands offering car hire from Trieste Airport. There are seven in-house companies available at the airport. The booths are easily accessible on the ground floor, near the customs checkpoint and the lift.

    Make sure to have in hands a valid international driving licence and credit card ready for pick-up. For a faster service, bring your printed voucher. It's important to understand your rental conditions regarding insurance and fuel policy by reading the terms and conditions of the contract beforehand. Check the vehicle for any existing damage. In case there are visible signs, please mark them on the designated report. At the drop-off, your car will be inspected once more, and it is recommended to arrive early to allow plenty time for this operation.

    Company Opening Hours
    Avis Monday-Friday 9am-11pm Saturdays 9am-11pm Sundays 6am-1am and 15am-10:45pm
    Europcar Monday-Friday 7:30am-11:59pm Saturdays 8:30am-11pm Sundays 8:30am-11pm
    Hertz Monday-Friday 8:30am-11pm Saturdays 8:30am-9:30pmpm Sundays 9am-11pm
    Locauto Monday-Friday 8am-11pm Saturdays 8am-11pm Sundays 8am-11pm
    Maggiore Monday-Friday 9am-11pm Saturdays 9am-7pm Sundays 9am-7pm
    Sicily by car Monday-Friday 8am-11pm Saturdays 8am-11pm Sundays 8am-11pm
    Win rent Monday-Friday 9am-6pm and 8pm-10:45pm Saturdays 10am-1pm and 2pm-4:30pm Sundays 10am-1pm and 4pm-10:45pm

    Airport Facilities

    During open hours, numerous facilities are available (generally, Trieste Airport is closed to the public from 11:30pm to 04:30am). Newsstands and gift shops are located in the departure area. Caffé and restaurant options are available on the upper floor of the terminal. Furthermore, the airport is equipped with ticket offices that issues tickets to most worldwide destinations, ATM machines near the arrival area and vending machines throughout the terminal. The tourist information office is located nearby the customs checkpoint. A VIP lounge, Sala Calligaris, is easily accessible after the security checkpoint, offering a quiet place to rest and enjoy the food corner with local products and wines. It is also possible to connect to the passenger terminal's WI-FI.

    Transportation / How to get to the airport

    By Car

    The official website of Trieste Airport offers a reliable interactive map to help visitors find out driving times, best routes and total distances from their point of departure. It is very easy to access the airport due to a dedicated dual-road lane, of almost a mile, to the A4 Trieste-Venice motorway. From Venice, follow signs for Trieste/E55 and continue on A4/E70, taking the exit Redipuglia-Monfalcone Ovest. For more information regarding driving in Italy, please refer to our guide.

    By Taxi

    Outside the passenger terminal, travellers can find taxies available from 8am to midnight. A trip to Trieste city centre costs, on average, €65.00 (£57.29). Most drivers accept credit cards as payment. Fares are based on distance (by meter) and the minimum rate excluding extra charges is €2.32 (£2.04).

    By Bus

    The APT GORIZIA coach operator offers an efficient network of public transportation, linking the airport to Trieste city centre for €4.05 (£3.57) through line 51. Other neighbouring Italian cities can be reached from the airport too, such as Udine, Gorzia, Grado and others. Tickets are available at coach stations in the city, as well as at the airport, where they can be easily purchased from the tourist information counter and 24-hour automatic ticket machines. These machines are located at the arrivals area of the passenger terminal, close to the main exit door, or outside the airport, in front of the bus stops.

    Parking Tips

    Trieste Airport is serviced by three different parking areas. All car parks are open air, and offer designated places for reduced-mobility customers. P1 is intended for long-stay parking, where drivers pay before exit. Tickets for up to 2 hours cost €3.50 (£3.08), while 6 days correspond to €67.00 (£59.05). P2 parking is for short and long-term stays and drivers pay similar prices to P1 before exit. P3 accommodates short-term stays only, with pay-and-display tickets at €2.80 (£2.47) per hour. Payments can be carried out at the departure hall, or P2 parking point through and automatic cash machine or a cashier. Additionally kiss-and-ride parking spaces are available in front of the terminal.

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    Additional Information About Trieste Airport

    Trieste Airport
    Via Aquileia, 46
    Ronchi dei Legionari, Italy, GO 34077

    IATA code: TRS
    IACO code: LIPQ
    Wikipedia Page
    Latitude: 45.8273
    Longitude: 13.4672

    General Information: Trieste-Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport is located 23 miles from Trieste, north-eastern Italy, and easily accessible by your car hire.