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There are 6 ways to get from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the train from Zamardi to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ic
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rijeka Zagreb Central Bus Station - Rijeka Central Bus Station / ...

149 kn - 293 kn

Cheapest option

Train via Zákány  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the train from Zamardi to Gyekenyes Ic
  2. Take the train from Gyekenyes to Rijeka Ic

108 kn - 275 kn

4 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Siófok to Zagreb 876
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rijeka Zagreb Central Bus Station - Rijeka Central Bus Station / ...

170 kn - 323 kn

Train, bus via Rijeka  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Zamardi to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ic
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rijeka

179 kn - 473 kn

Train  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Zamardi to Koprivnica Ic
  2. Take the train from Koprivnica to Susak-Pecine Re

183 kn - 241 kn

Drive  •  3h 54m

  1. Drive from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka 387.8 km

290 kn - 430 kn

Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka by train, tram and bus

The journey time between Balaton Sound (Water) and Rijeka is around 8h 26m and covers a distance of around 389 km. The fastest journey normally takes 8h 26m. Operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), ZET, Skreb and others, the Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka service departs from Zamardi and arrives in Rijeka. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 26m
Fastest journey time:
8h 26m
Journey distance:
389 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
149 kn
Carbon emissions:
32 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:04
Last service departs at:
17:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka train, tram and bus schedules

Hungary → Croatia
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International entry into Croatia from Hungary

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Hungary

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from Hungary
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
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Rules to follow in Croatia

1.5m

Mandatory

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Considerations leaving from Hungary

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from Hungary.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rijeka is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rijeka is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rijeka is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Hungary from Croatia.

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Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka is to train via Zákány which costs 5 000 Ft - 13 000 Ft and takes 9h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka is to drive which costs 14 000 Ft - 21 000 Ft and takes 3h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Zamardi and arriving at Susak-Pecine via Koprivnica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 49m.

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The distance between Balaton Sound (Water) and Rijeka is 319 km. The road distance is 387.8 km.

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The best way to get from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka without a car is to train and bus which takes 7h 18m and costs 7 000 Ft - 14 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 7h 18m to get from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Zamardi station.

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The best way to get from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka is to bus which takes 7h 33m and costs 8 000 Ft - 16 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 8 500 Ft - 12 000 Ft and takes 8h 49m.

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Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Susak-Pecine station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka is 388 km. It takes approximately 3h 54m to drive from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka.

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Map of how to get from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 319.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 18m

What companies run services between Balaton Sound (Water), Hungary and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka via Siofok, Siófok, and Zagreb in around 7h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Balaton Sound (Water) to Rijeka via Koprivnica in around 8h 49m.

Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Zamardi to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85 kn - 100 kn
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Zamardi to Koprivnica
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 65 kn
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Zamardi to Gyekenyes
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 55 kn
Website
mavcsoport.hu
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Gyekenyes to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 220 kn
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
60 kn - 90 kn
1st Class
140 kn - 220 kn
Bus operators
Skreb
Phone
098606060
Email
info@bus60.hr
Website
bus60.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
60 kn
Schedules at
bus60.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 180 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
70 kn - 110 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 100 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Siófok to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
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varazdin.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80 kn - 110 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
90 kn - 130 kn
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Polet Vinkovci
Phone
+385 (0) 32 308 935
Email
polet@polet.hr
Website
polet.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
351 kn
Schedules at
polet.hr

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