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Bus  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Gospić to Rijeka bus station 938 / ...

130 kn - 180 kn

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Train  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the train from Gospic to Ostarije Ic
  2. Take the train from Ostarije to Rijeka Re

102 kn - 140 kn

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 5m

  1. Drive from Gospić to Rijeka 203.9 km

150 kn - 230 kn

Gospić to Rijeka by bus

The bus journey time between Gospić and Rijeka is around 2h 24m and covers a distance of around 155 km. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 20m. Operated by FlixBus, Autotrans d.d. and Velebit Tours, the Gospić to Rijeka bus service departs from Gospić and arrives in Rijeka bus station. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h 24m
Fastest bus time:
2h 20m
Buses per week:
12
Cheapest price:
75 kn
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:45
Last bus departs at:
20:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gospić to Rijeka bus schedules

Gospić → Rijeka
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The cheapest way to get from Gospić to Rijeka is to train which costs 100 kn - 140 kn and takes 4h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Gospić to Rijeka is to drive which costs 150 kn - 230 kn and takes 2h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gospić and arriving at Rijeka bus station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gospić to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Gospic and arriving at Rijeka via Ostarije. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 50m.

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The distance between Gospić and Rijeka is 114 km. The road distance is 203.9 km.

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The best way to get from Gospić to Rijeka without a car is to bus which takes 2h 20m and costs 130 kn - 180 kn.

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The bus from Gospić to Rijeka bus station takes 2h 20m including transfers and departs four times a day.

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

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Gospić to Rijeka train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Gospic station.

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The best way to get from Gospić to Rijeka is to bus which takes 2h 20m and costs 130 kn - 180 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 100 kn - 140 kn and takes 4h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Gospić to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 113.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 20m

What companies run services between Gospić, Ličko-Senjska, Croatia and Rijeka, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Gospić to Rijeka bus station 3 times a day. Tickets cost 75 kn - 95 kn and the journey takes 2h 20m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gospić to Rijeka via Ostarije in around 4h 50m.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Phone
+385 1 3782 583
Email
informacije@hzpp.hr
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Gospic to Ostarije
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 70 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
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Croatia Rail Pass
Train from Ostarije to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 70 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Book at
Croatia Rail Pass
Bus operators
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 Gospić to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
75 kn - 95 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 Gospic Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 180 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Velebit Tours
Phone
08008885
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Gospic to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
144 kn
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr

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

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Gospić to Rijeka train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Rijeka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Gospić to Rijeka is 204 km. It takes approximately 2h 5m to drive from Gospić to Rijeka.

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