There are 7 ways to get from Budva to Rijeka by bus, ferry, night bus, car, plane or shuttle

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

Bus, ferry, night bus  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Budva to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the ferry from Dubrovnik to Split
  3. Take the night bus from Split to Gospić
  4. Take the bus from Gospić to Rijeka

$60 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  16 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Budva to Dubrovnik
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Rijeka

$37 - $68

5 alternative options

Bus Brioni Pula  •  15 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Budva to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Rijeka

$48 - $75

Bus Arriva d.o.o. #2  •  16 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Budva Zob to Opuzen Jadranska
  2. Take the bus from Opuzen to Rijeka

$43 - $59

Drive  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Budva to Rijeka 445.3 miles

$85 - $130

Bus to Dubrovnik, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Budva to Dubrovnik
  2. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Zagreb (ZAG) DBV - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

$87 - $245

Fly Podgorica to Ljubljana, shuttle, bus  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Podgorica (TGD) to Ljubljana (LJU) TGD - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$119 - $505

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Budva to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Budva and arriving at Rijeka via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 50 min.

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The distance between Budva and Rijeka is 489 km. The road distance is 712.5 km.

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The best way to get from Budva to Rijeka without a car is to bus and ferry and night bus which takes 14 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 14 h 20 min to get from Budva to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Budva to Rijeka bus services, operated by Royal Travel Cetinje, depart from Budva station.

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The quickest flight from Dubrovnik Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Budva to Rijeka bus services, operated by Brioni Pula, arrive at Rijeka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budva to Rijeka is 712 km. It takes approximately 8 h 9 min to drive from Budva to Rijeka.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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There are 4954+ hotels available in Rijeka. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Budva to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 305.3 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 20 min

What companies run services between Budva, Montenegro and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Budva to Rijeka via Split in around 15 h 50 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Podgorica to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Podgorica to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $290
Bus operators
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Budva to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
bozur.net
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Budva Zob to Dubrovnik Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Budva Zob to Opuzen Jadranska
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
globtour.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Split to Gospić
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Gospić to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Budva to Split
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
12 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Opuzen to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
11 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Ferry operators

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