How to get here
The Castle and the Park of Miramare are located about 8 km north-west of Trieste and it is possible to reach them as follows:
From the motorway
Take the Motorway A4 (autostrada) direction Trieste, and exit from the tollgate Monfalcone Est (“Lisert”), continue until you turn into the slip road to “Sistiana”; then continue on the SR14 (Regional Road, formerly the SS14, panoramic coastal road) until the turning to the right.
- towards “Grignano Mare” (secondary entrance of Miramare Park in Grignano)
- towards the following road sign “Castello di Miramare” (main entrance on the sea-front - Viale Miramare).
Take viale Miramare close tothe railway station of Trieste C.le, continue on it following the road signs to Miramare Castle.
From the border post of Sesana-Fernetti: continue in the direction of Opicina, follow the road signs to Trieste and Miramare. Kilometres from the border post: 9,5.
From the border post of Skofie-Rabuiese: continue in the direction of Aquilinia, follow the road signs toward Trieste and Miramare. Kilometres from the border post: 16.
Get off at the railway station of Trieste C.le, and nearby you will find a bus stop for No. 6 and No. 36 bus to Miramare - Grignano (lines with seasonal variations).
By public Bus
In winter: get on the Bus no. 6 to Grignano ( the bus stop on “viale Miramare” close to the railway station of Trieste C.le) and
- get off at the bus stop Grignano; about a 15 minutes to reach the Castle
However, it is strongly advised to check on the website www.triestetrasporti.it to verify the actual functioning of the service and the timetable.
By suburban bus route:
Lines no. 1, 26, 51 of APT - “Azienda Provinciale Trasporti di Gorizia”
During the summer a sea link is available: sailing from the city centre (“Molo Audace”) or from Barcola or Sistiana, there is a ferry that leads straight to Grignano Bay.
The Airport "Friuli Venezia Giulia" - Ronchi dei Legionari (Gorizia) is 28 Km from Trieste. The No. 51 bus leaves for the city after every arrival; alternatively, taxi service and car rental are available.