In trieste’s city centre
The Hotel Continentale is situated in S. Nicolò street, one of the most central and elegant pedestrian street in the center of Trieste, coasted by high fashion shops, famous cafés and typical restaurant. We are located in the most central area you could find in Trieste, 5 minutes walk from Piazza Unità, where you can simply take a stroll or go shopping, choosing between the class of elegant shops selling famous brands and big stores along Corso Italia.
In the surrounding area, there is a big variety of restaurants, bars and shops; our staff will be glad to suggest those that most meet your requests, or make a reservation in a typical triestine restaurant. Moreover, it is extremely easy to reach the two shopping centers in town by bus.
Distances from the Hotel
|Point of interest||Car/Taxi||On foot|
|Piazza Unità (main square)||2 min||5 min|
|Piazza della borsa||3 min||2 min|
|Stazione Marittima – Centro Congressi||3 min||7 min|
|Train Station||5 min||15 min|
|San Giusto||4 min||
|Public Garage||200 metres||200 metres|
The Hotel Continentale can be easily reached by any means of transportation.
From the airport
Ronchi dei Legionari Airport is located 40 km from the city.
Bus: shuttle service (bus number 51) connects the airport to the city centre; its schedule is planned according to the arrival of major flights. Tickets cost approximately € 5.00.
Taxi: taxis are in service from 8.00 a.m. to midnight (tel. +390481778000). Taxis are located at the exit of arrival area and the cost for a ride to the hotel is approximately € 65.00.
Venice Marco Polo Airport is located 150 km from Trieste. Shuttle service connects the airport to Venice-Mestre Train Station (the trip takes about 30 minutes). The train ride from Venice-Mestre to Trieste takes approximately 2 hours.
Ljubljana Airport is located 115 km from Trieste. The fastest way to reach Trieste is by taxi or car.
From the train station
Taxi: Taxis (Tel. +39 040 307730 – 24 hour a day service) can be found alongside the station (tracks exit); the ride to the hotel takes about 5 minutes.
On foot: about 15 minutes. From the main exit follow the road that leads to Piazza Unità d'Italia (main square) until you find on your left Via San Nicolò (pedestrian street). We are located in Via San Nicolò, 25.
Once arrived in the city centre from Corso Italia or Via Del Teatro Romano, take Via San Spiridione and find on your right yellow parking spots reserved for loading/unloading.
You can easily reach the Hotel setting on your GPS “Via San Spiridione nr. 3”.
The Hotel Continentale has 3 reserved loading/unloading areas, on the Via San Spiridione, on the corner of the hotel, for short-term parking and valet parking services (maximum 30 minutes). Then you have various parking options:
The "Park San Giusto" is a public underground garage, situated 200 metres away from the hotel. It costs € 1.50/h, for a maximum price of € 15.00 for 24 hours. From 7 p.m. to 8 a.m., the total cost is € 5.00. For this option, set your GPS navigator to "Via del Teatro Romano" and, once you have parked your car, reach the hotel in a few minutes on foot.
We can offer a valet service in a private garage, with a driver picking up and re-delivering your car, at the price of € 25.00 per 24 hours ( night service extra charge of € 10.00 ).
Nearby the Hotel there are public parkings available ( they are marked with blue lines on the floor, with a cost starting from € 1.60/h, from 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. ).