Travel from Austria to Croatia is: Partially open. See details.

There are 3 ways to get from Graz to Rijeka by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5h

  1. Take the bus from Graz P&R Webling to Rijeka bus station N919

120 kn - 150 kn

2 alternative options

Train  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Ljubljana Ec
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 481 / ...

353 kn - 516 kn

Drive  •  3h 19m

  1. Drive from Graz to Rijeka 311.3 km

230 kn - 350 kn

Graz to Rijeka by bus

The bus journey time between Graz and Rijeka is around 5h and covers a distance of around 302 km. The fastest bus normally takes 5h. Operated by FlixBus, the Graz to Rijeka bus service departs from Graz P&R Webling and arrives in Rijeka bus station. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
5h
Fastest bus time:
5h
Buses per week:
2
Cheapest price:
120 kn
Carbon emissions:
37 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:40
Last bus departs at:
08:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Graz to Rijeka bus schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Austria → Croatia
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International entry into Croatia from Austria

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

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Austria
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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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: Australia, Iceland, Israel, Japan, New Zealand, Romania, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea and Thailand
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
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Rules to follow in Croatia

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Austria

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 Austria.

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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

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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 Austria from Croatia.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Graz to Rijeka is to bus which costs €16 - €20 and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Graz to Rijeka is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 3h 19m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Graz P&R Webling and arriving at Rijeka bus station station. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 5h.

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No, there is no direct train from Graz to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Graz Hbf and arriving at Rijeka via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 10m.

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The distance between Graz and Rijeka is 208 km. The road distance is 311.3 km.

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The best way to get from Graz to Rijeka without a car is to bus which takes 5h and costs €16 - €20.

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The bus from Graz P&R Webling to Rijeka bus station takes 5h including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Graz to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Graz P&R Webling station.

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Graz to Rijeka train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Graz Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Graz to Rijeka is to bus which takes 5h and costs €16 - €20. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €45 - €70 and takes 7h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Graz to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 208.4 km
  • Duration: 5h

What companies run services between Graz, Austria and Rijeka, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Graz P&R Webling to Rijeka bus station twice a week. Tickets cost 120 kn - 150 kn and the journey takes 5h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Graz to Rijeka via Ljubljana in around 7h 10m.

Train operators
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 Graz Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
290 kn - 390 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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
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 Graz P&R Webling to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Graz to Rijeka is 311 km. It takes approximately 3h 19m to drive from Graz to Rijeka.

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