Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport, formerly known as Trieste – Ronchi dei Legionari Airport, is located in northeastern Italy. Although the international airport is 0.56 kilometres west of Ronchi dei Legionari, the airport serves the larger city of Trieste, which is 37 kilometres southeast of the airport. Travellers interested in finding cheap flights to Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport can use the Skyscanner price alert tool to let them know when ticket prices drop.
Best Time to Book a Flight to Trieste
Trieste has a unique variation in climate zones depending on elevation and the distance from the sea. However, the weather is typically mild. With temperatures that average around 27 degrees Celsius from June to August, summer is by far the most popular time to visit Trieste. As a result, if travellers are looking for a deal and can handle crisp temperatures with a slight possibility of snow, they should consider visiting in the winter. They can also use the cheapest month search tool from Skyscanner to explore the flight prices for different months and decide which one is their best option.
Airlines That Fly to Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport
Four airlines — Alitalia, Lufthansa Regional, Mistral Air, and Ryanair — offer year-round flight service from Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport. Of those four, Ryanair is the most popular. It provides flights to cities such as Rome, Trapani, and London. Additionally, the airport has five other airlines that provide seasonal flights to different cities in Europe. Visit the Skyscanner airlines page to learn more about the airlines that fly to Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport.
What to Expect When Arriving at the Airport
When travellers are ready to leave the airport and explore the area, they'll find plenty of convenient transportation options. APT Gorizia provides bus service to the area, and the line that runs to Trieste is Coach Service 51. Additionally, taxis wait outside the passenger terminal every day to take travellers to their destination. They can arrange for private transportation to and from the airport using GoOpti. Finally, travellers wanting their own vehicle will find desks for seven major car rental companies in the arrivals hall.
Passengers at Trieste – Friuli Venezia Giulia Airport will find plenty of food options if they get hungry. Moka Café has a landside bar open to all visitors and an airside location that serves snacks and drinks. Additionally, Gusto is a landside restaurant open for lunch and dinner. The airport also has an ATM, bookshop, and free wireless internet access.
What to See and Do in Trieste
Trieste is home to some stunning architecture, including Piazza Unità d'Italia, Castle of Saint Giusto, and Trieste Cathedral. Travellers who enjoy exploring art and history should see the ancient Roman amphitheatre Teatro Romano, the Museum of Natural History of Trieste, and the modern art at Revoltella Museum.
With so much to see and do at Trieste, travellers should find a hotel and take their time exploring this beautiful coastal city.