Transportation in Piran: By Bus
For citizens who do not own a car or tourists who are visiting for a few days, riding the bus can be a easy and convenient way to get from point A to point B in and around Piran. Convenient and affordable, there is no better way to travel in Piran.
Traveling to Portoroz from Piran by Bus
Small shuttles that cost only one Euro leave from the Main Piazza at all hours. Your ticket might even cost about half as much if you buy it before you board the bus. Most small newspaper stands sell the tickets in advance. You can also travel to Lucija from Piran, and shuttles leave three to four times every hour.
One important thing you need to keep in mind, when travel by bus from Piran, is that there are also free shuttles that travel to the edge of town. If you are looking to travel outside Piran, these shuttle buses will not take you there. You can tell the free shuttles to the edge of town from the buses from Piran by their color. The free shuttles are white and have a red and blue stripe. The buses traveling from Piran to other destinations are just white.
Other Destinations from Piran by Bus
Buses leave at various times throughout the day, going to various destinations. You can check with the Tourist Information Center about times and locations. If you are looking to travel from Piran to Trieste, it takes about an hour and a half. Buses to the Istnan Coast are operated by I & I Koper and connect with other towns along the Istnan Coast. These buses run frequently throughout the day.
Editor’s note: The information contained on this page was compiled using real traveler reviews about transportation by bus from Piran.