There are several ways to get to Casa
Funtana. The most common route is to fly to
Trieste Airport with
then drive. There are several
carhire firms located at the airport. From the
airport it is about a 2 hour drive to the house.
Driving Instructions are
located here. There are
buses from the airport to the centre of Trieste running every half hour
and costing about £2. The journey takes an hour. It is then about another 2
hours by bus
For those travelling from outside London or wishing to fly directly to Croatia here are some other alternatives including:
Croatia Airlines to Rijeka
Thomson from Gatwick to Venice - about 3 hours by road- or Pula, about 40 minutes' drive
Thomson Fly from Coventry to Venice
Jet2Com from Leeds or Manchester to Venice
Easyjet from East Midlands, Bristol or Gatwick to Venice.
For those travelling via Germany:
German Wings from Cologne/Bonn and Stuttgart to Zagreb
Hapag-Lloyd Express from Cologne/Bonn to Rijeka
The Visit Croatia website has useful information on how to get to Croatia from Italy.
To keep abreast of developments among low-cost airlines, go to the following website: Low cost airlines
For those with a romantic streak in them a further alternative is to take the catamaran from Trieste to Porec.
Driving from the UK is a possibility - you should allow 2 days each way though. The best route takes you through Germany where the motorways are free, through Austria and Slovenia down to Istria.
This site was last updated 12/20/04