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Fly Eindhoven to Rijeka  •  4h 28m

  1. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Rijeka (RJK) EIN - RJK

1.076 kn - 3.298 kn

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Train, bus  •  23h

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Duesseldorf Hbf Re
  3. Take the bus from Dusseldorf Train Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station

468 kn - 721 kn

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zagreb (ZAG) AMS - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

776 kn - 1.986 kn

Train  •  20h 45m

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Duesseldorf Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana 211 / ...
  5. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 481 / ...

898 kn - 1.581 kn

Bus  •  21h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven Station to Düsseldorf central bus station 268 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Rijeka bus station N261

474 kn - 627 kn

Night train  •  21h 57m

  1. Take the night train from Eindhoven Centraal to Rosenheim Nj
  2. Take the night train from Rosenheim to Rijeka En

865 kn - 1.152 kn

Drive  •  11h 18m

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Rijeka 1235.8 km

1.100 kn - 1.700 kn

Eindhoven to Rijeka by train

The train journey time between Eindhoven and Rijeka is around 36h 35m and covers a distance of around 1306 km. The fastest train normally takes 33h 8m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Eurobahn, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity and others, the Eindhoven to Rijeka train service departs from Eindhoven Centraal and arrives in Rijeka. Typically four trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
36h 35m
Fastest train time:
33h 8m
Train distance:
1306 km
Trains per week:
4
Cheapest price:
898 kn
Carbon emissions:
68 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:19
Last train departs at:
19:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Eindhoven to Rijeka train schedules

Netherlands → Croatia
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International entry into Croatia from Netherlands

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

  • 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
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
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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
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • 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

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

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 Netherlands.

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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, returning to Netherlands from Croatia is currently allowed.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 26 Jul 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Rijeka is to bus which costs €60 - €85 and takes 21h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Eindhoven to Rijeka is to fly which costs €140 - €440 and takes 4h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Eindhoven station to Rijeka station. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven Station and arriving at Rijeka bus station via Düsseldorf central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Eindhoven to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven Centraal and arriving at Rijeka via Venlo, Duesseldorf Hbf, Villach Hbf and Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 45m.

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The distance between Eindhoven and Rijeka is 948 km. The road distance is 1235.8 km.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Rijeka without a car is to train which takes 20h 45m and costs €110 - €210.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Eindhoven to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Eindhoven to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Eindhoven Station.

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Eindhoven to Rijeka train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Eindhoven Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Rijeka is to fly which takes 4h 28m and costs €140 - €440. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €110 - €210 and takes 20h 45m, you could also bus, which costs €60 - €85 and takes 21h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Eindhoven to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 947.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 28m

What companies run services between Eindhoven, Netherlands and Rijeka, Croatia?

Transavia Holland flies from Eindhoven to Rijeka 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Eindhoven to Rijeka via Venlo, Duesseldorf Hbf, Villach Hbf, and Ljubljana in around 20h 45m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.100 kn
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 4.600 kn
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.900 kn
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.100 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.100 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.800 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 4.600 kn
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 kn - 270 kn
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
120 kn - 170 kn
1st Class
200 kn - 270 kn
Train from Eindhoven Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75 kn - 180 kn
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
75 kn - 110 kn
1st Class
120 kn - 180 kn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30 kn - 45 kn
Website
Eurobahn
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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
600 kn - 900 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 180 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
240 kn - 330 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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
Nightjet
Bus operators
Pleso Prijevoz
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 Eindhoven Station to Düsseldorf central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 80 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
440 kn - 550 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Eindhoven, JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad to Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str.
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30 kn - 50 kn
Website
RegioJet
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dusseldorf Train Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
360 kn - 500 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.

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

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

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Eindhoven to Rijeka train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), arrive at Rijeka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Eindhoven to Rijeka is 1236 km. It takes approximately 11h 18m to drive from Eindhoven to Rijeka.

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Transavia Holland offers flights from Eindhoven Airport to Rijeka Airport.

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Book your Eindhoven to Rijeka bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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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 Eindhoven to Eindhoven Airport is to line 401 bus which takes 24 min and costs €2 - €3.

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