There are 5 ways to get from Ancona to Rijeka by train, bus, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...
  4. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$59 - $105

Cheapest option

Car ferry, bus  •  13 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Zadar 51
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Rijeka

$37 - $77

3 alternative options

Bus ATVO S.p.A.  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Ancona to Bologna, Bologna 420 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna to Trieste Station
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$39 - $59

Bus Eurolines IT  •  13 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Civitanova Marche to Postojna
  2. Take the bus from Postojna to Rijeka

$57 - $82

Car ferry, drive  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Zadar 51
  2. Drive from Zadar to Rijeka

$51 - $77

What companies run services between Ancona, Italy and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Ancona to Rijeka via Bologna, Bologna, Bologna, Trieste Station, and Trieste in around 10 h 36 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ancona to Bologna, Bologna
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Bologna to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
atvo.it
Velebit Tours
Phone
053 560 388
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Zadar to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $55
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ancona to Rijeka?

The distance between Ancona and Rijeka is 207 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ancona to Rijeka?

The cheapest way to get from Ancona to Rijeka is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 10 h 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ancona to Rijeka?

The quickest way to get from Ancona to Rijeka is to train and bus which takes 8 h 35 min and costs 45€ - 90€.

Is there a direct bus between Ancona and Rijeka?

No, there is no direct bus from Ancona to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Ancona and arriving at Rijeka via Bologna and Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 36 min.

How long does it take to get from Ancona to Rijeka?

It takes approximately 8 h 35 min to get from Ancona to Rijeka, including transfers.