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There are 11 ways to get from Charleroi to Rijeka by plane, shuttle, train, bus or car

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Fly Charleroi to Venice, shuttle  •  8h 37m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Venice (VCE) CRL - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Rijeka

462 kn - 3.434 kn

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Fly Charleroi to Venice Treviso, shuttle  •  8h 25m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Venice Treviso (TSF) CRL - TSF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Treviso Airport to Rijeka

432 kn - 2.795 kn

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Train to Brussels, fly to Ljubljana, train  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

741 kn - 2.388 kn

Fly Charleroi to Ljubljana, train  •  8h 33m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Ljubljana (LJU) CRL - LJU
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

1.640 kn - 3.135 kn

Fly Charleroi to Pula, bus  •  7h 53m

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

907 kn - 982 kn

Train to Brussels, fly to Pula, bus  •  9h

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Pula (PUY) BRU - PUY
  3. Take the bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station

866 kn - 2.118 kn

Train, bus via Lyon Airport (LYS)  •  18h 46m

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon-Saint Exupery 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 / ...

1.713 kn - 2.835 kn

Train, bus  •  20h 49m

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins Ic
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Koeln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  4. Take the bus from Villach Bus Station to Rijeka bus station 944

1.007 kn - 1.858 kn

Bus  •  21h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Namur to Karlsruhe central train station 1929
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe central train station to Rijeka bus station N948 / ...

481 kn - 649 kn

Train, bus #2  •  23h 21m

  1. Take the train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins Ic
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Koeln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the bus from Cologne / Bonn Airport Busterminal to Rijeka Central Bus Station

663 kn - 1.478 kn

Drive  •  11h 41m

  1. Drive from Charleroi to Rijeka 1300.5 km

1.000 kn - 1.600 kn

Charleroi to Rijeka by train and bus

The journey time between Charleroi and Rijeka is around 35h 20m and covers a distance of around 1723 km. The fastest journey normally takes 35h 20m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), TGV inOui, Trenitalia Frecce and others, the Charleroi to Rijeka service departs from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid and arrives in Rijeka bus station. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
35h 20m
Fastest journey time:
35h 20m
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
1.653 kn
Carbon emissions:
96 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:05
Last service departs at:
15:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Charleroi to Rijeka train and bus schedules

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International entry into Croatia from Belgium

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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Belgium

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from Belgium.

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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 Belgium from Croatia.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Charleroi to Rijeka is to bus, which costs €60 - €90 and takes 21h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Charleroi to Rijeka is to fly and bus which costs €115 - €130 and takes 7h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Charleroi to Rijeka station. However, there are services departing from Charleroi Gare du Sud and arriving at Rijeka bus station via Namur and Karlsruhe central train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 2m.

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The distance between Charleroi and Rijeka is 935 km. The road distance is 1300.5 km.

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The best way to get from Charleroi to Rijeka without a car is to train and bus via Lyon Airport (LYS) which takes 18h 46m and costs €220 - €380.

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It takes approximately 8h 37m to get from Charleroi to Rijeka, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Charleroi Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Charleroi to Rijeka is 1300 km. It takes approximately 11h 41m to drive from Charleroi to Rijeka.

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Map of how to get from Charleroi to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 934.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 37m

What companies run services between Charleroi, Belgium and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Charleroi to Rijeka via Namur and Karlsruhe central train station in around 21h 2m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180 kn - 1.100 kn
Flights from Charleroi to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
150 kn - 800 kn
Flights from Charleroi to Pula
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
933 kn
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.200 kn
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
480 kn - 2.600 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.700 kn
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
220 kn - 1.300 kn
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Brussels to Pula
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.200 kn
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55 kn - 80 kn
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
55 kn - 80 kn
1st Class
80 kn - 120 kn
Train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50 kn - 80 kn
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
50 kn - 80 kn
1st Class
80 kn - 120 kn
Train from Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75 kn - 110 kn
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
75 kn - 110 kn
1st Class
110 kn - 170 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 52m
Frequency
Once 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
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 Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
850 kn - 1.200 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
850 kn - 1.000 kn
1st Class
950 kn - 1.200 kn
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
410 kn - 500 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
410 kn - 480 kn
1st Class
420 kn - 500 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
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
210 kn - 300 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
380 kn - 750 kn
Website
Thalys
Standard
380 kn - 550 kn
Comfort
470 kn - 600 kn
Premium
500 kn - 750 kn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
600 kn - 850 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Treviso Airport to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
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
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
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50 kn - 65 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Villach Bus Station to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Namur to Karlsruhe central train station
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
150 kn - 190 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe central train station to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
290 kn - 350 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.
Bus from Karlsruhe Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
290 kn - 410 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Bus from Cologne / Bonn Airport Busterminal to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
350 kn - 490 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.

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