Car hire Trieste

Trieste is an Italian port city from the region of Friuli-Venice Giulia, in the north of the country. It is really close to Slovenia and Croatia and its coast is bathed by the Adriatic Sea and Trieste Gulf. Trieste is among the fifteen most populated cities all over Italy. Known for having the biggest and most important maritime port from Italy and part of Europe, Trieste has one of the most important growing economies of the country.

Are you interested in knowing the city of Trieste? Would you like to completely forget about the schedules and the public transportation? Pepecar offers you an online search engine to find the ideal vehicle for your stay in this wonderful city. Take advantage of this great opportunity and reserve your car hire in Trieste at a magnificent and incomparable price.


The city of Trieste, as many others from Italy, was founded by the Roman Empire between the 2nd and 1st centuries B.C. as a major port municipality. Trajan the emperor built some of the most important structures of the city. In the 6th century, the city of Trieste was almost destroyed by the Lombardi. Two years later, the Franks rebuilt it and made it bigger in terms of extension. In the 18th century, Napoleon and its army took control over Trieste. In the 20th century, the city became part of the Kingdom of Italy, though it was not established as a free city until some years after WWII. Currently, Trieste is one of the most prosperous cities all over its region and its port is becoming one of the most important places for the economy of the region and part of Italy.


The service of car hire in Trieste will allow you to enjoy all the wonders hidden from end to end of this astounding city and which, in fact, have made it the incredible place it is today. Among the many places to be visited, we recommend not missing the Miramar Castle, the Unity of Italy Square, the Cathedral of Trieste, the Vittoria Lighthouse, the Museum Revoltella, the Museum of Natural History, the Museum of Sartorius, the Synagogue of Trieste, the Roman Theater, the Saint Just Castle, the Museum of Risiera of Saint Sabba, the Port of Trieste, the Museum of Carlo Schmidl, the Grand Canal of Trieste and the Piazza della Borsa. Remember that really close from Trieste you can access to truly impressive cities with your car hire.


To get to the city of Trieste, one of the most common ways travelers choose is going from the different nearby airports to the city. In Pepecar we want to help you get to your destination as fast and comfortable as possible. Therefore, the best option is to reserve a rental car in Trieste Airport, Venice Airport and Ljubljana Airport:

  • From Trieste Airport:
    • Distance: no more than 40 kilometers.
    • Time: between 35 and 40 minutes.
    • Roads: E70 or A4/E70 and SS14.
    • Tolls: yes.
  • From Venice Airport:
    • Distance: about 150 kilometers.
    • Time: almost 2 hours.
    • Roads: E55 and E70 or A28
    • Tolls: yes.
  • From Ljubljana Airport:
    • Distance: approximately 120 kilometers.
    • Time: about 1 hour and 20 minutes.
    • Roads: E61 in direction to the southwest.
    • Tolls: yes.


There are hundreds of travel magazines and websites telling you which are the best places you must visit near Trieste. However, from Pepecar, we want to suggest three destinations that, even though they are not part of any route, it can become one of the best experiences of your life. To make this a reality, reserve your car hire in Trieste and get started to travel to Ljubljana, Venice and Padua.


Capital of Slovenia, most important and populated city of the country and one of the most developed locations all over the world. Ljubljana is the capital of culture, education, economy, politics, administration, transportation, industry, science and investigation. Famous for its almost 10 thousand events throughout the year, if you want to explore this astonishing city, don’t miss places as the Cathedral of Saint Nicholas, the Triple Bridge, the National Museum of Slovenia, the Tivoli Park, the Castle of Ljubljana, the Bridge of Dragons or the Zoo of Ljubljana, among hundreds of places of incomparable beauty. To reach this capital from Trieste, reserve a rental car. Once you pick it up, follow these instructions.

  • Distance: 100 kilometers.
  • Time: 1 hour and 10 minutes with your car hire in Trieste.
  • Roads: A1.


The Grand Canal of Venice, the Campanile of Saint Mark, the Murano, the Guggenheim Museum, the Saint Mark Square, the Ducal Palace of Venice, the Basilica of Saint Mark or the Gallery of the Academy of Venice are, only, some of the most emblematic places you can visit in this incredible city from the region of Veneto. Venice is, surely, one of the most beloved destinations for local and international travelers. If you want to get to it from Trieste, take your rental car and follow the indications below:

  • Distance: 160 kilometers.
  • Time: 1 hour and 50 minutes.
  • Roads: E70.


This city from the region of Veneto is, probably, one of the most interesting locations you can visit with a rental car. Padua is one of the most famous cultural capitals of Italy along its history. So, it is not strange to find all over the city some of the best sights and one of the best cultural offers all over the country. If you come to Padua, don’t forget to visit places as the Chapel of Scrovegni, the Basilica of Saint Anthony, the Hermit’s Church, the Basilica of Santa Justina, the Botanical Garden of Padua or the Palace of the Region. Once you have your rental car in Trieste, follow the instructions to get to Padua.

  • Distance: 190 kilometers.
  • Time: less than 2 hours and 10 minutes.
  • Roads: E70 in direction to the southwest.

Reserve now a rental car in Trieste and be lord and master of your time and money!