How to reach Udine
The city of Udine is situated in the North Eastern part of Italy, about 90 km from Austrian frontiers and 40 km from Slovenia.
There are three main airports serving the North East of Italy:
– Venezia (Marco Polo airport)
– Trieste (Ronchi dei Legionari airport)
The best international connections are through the Venice airport (IATA code VCE).
From this airport you may easily reach Udine by train using the close railway station of Mestre. Mestre railway station is connected by bus to the Marco Polo airport (ask for the bus to Mestre, not to Venezia, piazzale Roma).
There are two bus services:
ATVO Fly Bus (express service) and ACTV, town public transport (orange busses).
1. The ATVO busses run daily, every 20 minutes approximately (check schedule at: ATVO). Journey time is twenty minutes. Tickets may be purchased inside the arrival hall at the ATVO box, € 6,00 luggage included.
2. The ACTV busses (town transport service, bus number 15 – orange) run daily, every 30 minutes. Journey time is twentyfive-thirty minutes approximately. Tickets: inside the arrivals hall, € 6,00 luggage not included.
Both ACTV and ATVO lines also provide bus service to Venezia (piazzale Roma).
From Mestre railway station there are several trains to Udine, on the main line Venezia-Vienna. Trains run almost every hour. The journey takes approximately 2 hours. Some trains require supplements or seat reservation.
The nearest airport to Udine is at Ronchi dei Legionari also known as Trieste airport (IATA code TRS).
Routing is mainly through Milano and Roma. You may find airport information and schedules at aeroporto.fvg
From Trieste airport there is a bus services connecting Udine run by APT Gorizia (line number 51). Schedules and fares are available at APT Gorizia or calling the bus operator (+39–0481–593511).
Arrival in Udine is at the bus station, in front of the railway station. Journey time is approximately 45 minutes. Tickets can be purchased at the airport in the arrivals hall, with an automatic machine for selfticketing and at Tourist Information Counter (Turismo FVG). Leaving Udine, tickets can be found at the bus station.
Treviso airport is located at about 30 Kms from Venice and 3 km from the town centre. A town public bus service (number 6) operates every 30 minutes from/to Treviso railway station. The journey takes about 15–20 minutes to reach Treviso railway station.
From the railway station you may catch a train to Udine on the Venezia/Mestre – Udine line (there is no need to go to Venezia). For train connections see: Trenitalia
Low cost flights
Ryanair flies from/to Trieste airport and from/to Venezia-Treviso airport (IATA code TFS), it does not operate from/to Venezia Marco Polo airport (VCE).
Check airport websites for more low-cost airlines.
By train Udine is on the main line Venezia-Vienna. Trains run almost every hour. The journey takes approximately 2 hours. Some trains require supplements or seat reservation. Check the Trenitalia website for train schedule and information.
By carUdine is on the A23 motorway Udine-Tarvisio. If you are approaching via the A4 Venezia-Trieste motorway, exit at “Udine Sud”. Detailed information is available on Autostrade.