Reaching Elettra - Sincrotrone Trieste from Treviso Airport

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Public transport

Unfortunately, there is no direct public transport connection from Treviso airport to Trieste. The only way to get to Trieste is with the combination bus - train - bus.

Step 1: bus from the airport to Venezia Mestre railway station.

The ATVO coach connects Treviso airport to Venezia Mestre railways station. The bus stop can be found just in front of the arrivals terminal. Tickets can be purchased online (at the ATVO website), at the office in the arrivals hall (open 7.30 to 22.30) or at the automatic machine in the airport hall. Onw way fare is € 7 (one way). Ride takes about 25 min, depending on traffic.

In alternative, local bus (ACTT) N. 6 connects Treviso airport to Treviso railway station (check timetable). Tickets can be purchased at the airport ticket office in the arrivals hall, open from 8.10 to 22.00. Ticket fare: € 1.30 (one way) if bought on land, €2.50 if bought on the bus. Ride takes about 10 to 15 min.

Step 2: Train to Trieste.

Both Treviso and Venezia Mestre offer frequent train connections to Trieste (last stop). Ride takes about 1h 50' from Venezia Mestre railway station, and 2h 15' from Treviso. Check the Trenitalia website for exact timetables and fares (in the range €10-15 for second class).

Step 3: From downtown Trieste to Elettra (Basovizza).

Once in Trieste, you have to continue to Basovizza by bus of by taxi.

Science Bus

The Science bus is a shuttle service that can take you directly to Trieste or Basovizza. This service must be booked at least 48 hours before your arrival / departure. Tickets in the range € 80 per person (check the Science Bus website for the exact fares). Note that a special discount is available for Elettra users. Please contact the users' office for a voucher. The ride takes about 1h30', depending on traffic.

Taxi

Stop is located outside the passengers’ terminal. Fare: To Trieste downtown around €180. Ride takes 1h 30' approximately.

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Last Updated on Monday, 30 September 2013 11:31