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Train to Toulouse, fly to Rijeka  •  8h 10m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Rijeka (RJK) TLS - RJK

1.765 kn - 2.306 kn

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Fly Carcassonne to Pula, bus  •  27h 11m

  1. Fly from Carcassonne (CCF) to Pula (PUY) CCF - PUY
  2. Take the bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station

291 kn - 1.116 kn

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Train to Toulouse, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Venice (VCE) TLS - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Rijeka

555 kn - 3.426 kn

Train to Toulouse, fly to Trieste, bus  •  11h 30m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Trieste (TRS) TLS - TRS
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station

505 kn - 2.056 kn

Train to Toulouse, fly to Ljubljana, train  •  13h 20m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Ljubljana (LJU) TLS - LJU
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

1.075 kn - 3.066 kn

Train, bus  •  17h 9m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr
  5. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station 406 / ...

1.560 kn - 3.095 kn

Bus  •  21h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Montpellier 718
  2. Take the bus from Montpellier to Venice 482
  3. Take the bus from Venice to Rijeka bus station 541

506 kn - 621 kn

Bus, shuttle  •  24h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Perpignan
  2. Take the bus from Perpignan to Mestre Si
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Venezia Mestre to Rijeka

Train, bus, night bus  •  25h 4m

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Narbonne Ter / ...
  2. Take the bus from Narbonne to Trieste
  3. Take the night bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station

557 kn - 846 kn

Drive  •  12h 13m

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Rijeka 1257.8 km

1.000 kn - 1.600 kn

France → Croatia
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International entry into Croatia from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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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 France

  • 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
  • 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
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in 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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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Brazil, Cyprus, India, Russia, South Africa, Tanzania and United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Croatia

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Considerations leaving from France

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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from France.

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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 France from Croatia.

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Last updated: 26 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Rijeka is to bus which costs €65 - €85 and takes 21h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to Rijeka is to train and fly which costs €230 - €310 and takes 8h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carcassonne to Rijeka station. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Rijeka bus station via Montpellier and Venice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 10m.

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The distance between Carcassonne and Rijeka is 990 km. The road distance is 1257.8 km.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Rijeka without a car is to train and bus which takes 17h 9m and costs €200 - €410.

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It takes approximately 8h 10m to get from Carcassonne to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Carcassonne to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Carcassonne station.

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There is no direct flight from Toulouse Airport to Rijeka Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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Carcassonne to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rijeka bus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carcassonne to Rijeka is 1258 km. It takes approximately 12h 13m to drive from Carcassonne to Rijeka.

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  • Distance: 990 km
  • Duration: 8h 10m

What companies run services between Carcassonne, France and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Carcassonne to Rijeka via Montpellier and Venice in around 21h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Toulouse to Rijeka via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
3.000 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Rijeka via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
3.000 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Rijeka via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
3.000 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 5.500 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 5.000 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 5.500 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.100 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 kn - 4.600 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Toulouse to Trieste via Palermo
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
220 kn - 1.300 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Trieste via Catania
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
850 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Carcassonne to Pula via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
170 kn - 1.000 kn
Flights from Carcassonne to Pula via London Stansted, Vienna
Ave. Duration
21h
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
190 kn - 1.100 kn
Flights from Carcassonne to Pula via London Stansted, Poznan
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
210 kn - 1.100 kn
Flights from Carcassonne to Pula via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
27h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
150 kn - 900 kn
Flights from Carcassonne to Pula via Dublin, Charleroi
Ave. Duration
28h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
210 kn - 1.100 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Toulouse to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.500 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Toulouse to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.300 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 4.200 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Toulouse to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.300 kn
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.100 kn
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.000 kn
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Toulouse to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
190 kn - 700 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.600 kn
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.100 kn
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.700 kn
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Toulouse to Ljubljana via Madrid
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.300 kn
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Carcassonne to Pula via Dublin, Brussels
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
210 kn - 1.100 kn
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90 kn - 220 kn
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
90 kn - 140 kn
Rail 1st Class
150 kn - 220 kn
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
150 kn - 320 kn
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
150 kn - 220 kn
Rail 1st Class
220 kn - 320 kn
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65 kn - 170 kn
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
65 kn - 95 kn
Rail 1st Class
120 kn - 170 kn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
230 kn - 410 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
600 kn - 1.200 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
160 kn - 300 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse Matabiau
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
190 kn - 270 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
230 kn - 270 kn
1st Class
190 kn - 230 kn
Train from Carcassonne to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
270 kn - 340 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
290 kn - 340 kn
1st Class
270 kn - 320 kn
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
410 kn - 500 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
410 kn - 480 kn
1st Class
420 kn - 500 kn
Train from Carcassonne to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
150 kn - 240 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
200 kn - 240 kn
1st Class
150 kn - 180 kn
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Ljubljana to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 130 kn
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
70 kn - 90 kn
Regional Train Ticket
60 kn - 80 kn
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
100 kn - 130 kn
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
290 kn - 900 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
290 kn - 400 kn
Base Standard
500 kn - 700 kn
Base Premium
600 kn - 900 kn
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
280 kn - 2.400 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
280 kn - 750 kn
Private
1.300 kn - 2.400 kn
Shuttle from Venezia Mestre to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
280 kn - 2.600 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
280 kn - 750 kn
Private
1.400 kn - 2.600 kn
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50 kn - 65 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Carcassonne to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
75 kn - 95 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Montpellier to Venice
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
330 kn - 400 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Narbonne to Trieste
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
440 kn - 550 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Phone
+385 (0)31 214 388
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50 kn - 70 kn
Website
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Poreč to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 90 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Carcassonne to Perpignan
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 80 kn
Website
Blablabus
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord
Phone
+34 937 065 366
Website
barcelonanord.cat
Bus from Perpignan to Mestre
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Estació d'autobusos Barcelona Nord

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Croatia Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Toulouse Airport to Rijeka Airport.

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There are 125+ hotels available in Rijeka. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Carcassonne Airport is to line 7 bus which takes 14 min and costs €6.

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