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Fly Palanga to Rijeka  •  7h 58m

  1. Fly from Palanga (PLQ) to Rijeka (RJK) PLQ - RJK

1.182 kn - 3.473 kn

Cheapest option

Fly Palanga to Pula, bus  •  14h 7m

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

357 kn - 1.563 kn

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Fly Palanga to Zagreb, bus  •  12h 19m

  1. Fly from Palanga (PLQ) to Zagreb (ZAG) PLQ - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

972 kn - 12.513 kn

Fly Palanga to Venice, shuttle  •  12h 36m

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

482 kn - 3.543 kn

Bus to Riga, fly to Rijeka  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Klaipeda Bus Station to Riga Airport
  2. Fly from Riga (RIX) to Rijeka (RJK) RIX - RJK

1.124 kn - 2.894 kn

Bus, train via Białystok  •  29h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Klaipėdos autobusų stotis to Kauno autobusų stotis 310 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kaunas to Białystok
  3. Take the train from Bialystok to Opole Glowne Ic
  4. Take the bus from Opole Dworzec Autobusowy to Rijeka bus station

622 kn - 856 kn

Bus, train  •  33h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Gdańsk Główny
  3. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Breclav Eic
  4. Take the train from Breclav to Rijeka Ic

358 kn - 981 kn

Bus  •  35h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad Bus station
  2. Take the bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Warsaw to Karlovac
  4. Take the bus from Karlovac to Rijeka

748 kn - 966 kn

Train  •  2 days 5h

  1. Take the train from Klaipeda to Siauliai 780 / ...
  2. Take the train from Šiauliai to Kiev Pass
  3. Take the train from Kiev-Passajirskii to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
  4. Take the train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Rijeka Ic

1.937 kn - 3.139 kn

Drive  •  18h 39m

  1. Drive from Klaipėda to Rijeka 1748.7 km

1.300 kn - 2.000 kn

Klaipėda to Rijeka by bus and train

The journey time between Klaipėda and Rijeka is around 2 days 1h and covers a distance of around 1961 km. The fastest journey normally takes 42h 45m. Operated by Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija, Kautra, Toks and others, the Klaipėda to Rijeka service departs from Klaipėdos autobusų stotis and arrives in Rijeka bus station. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2 days 1h
Fastest journey time:
42h 45m
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
208 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:10
Last service departs at:
19:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Klaipėda to Rijeka bus and train schedules

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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Lithuania

  • 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 Lithuania.

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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 Lithuania from Croatia.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Klaipėda to Rijeka is to bus and train, which costs $55 - $160 and takes 33h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Klaipėda to Rijeka is to fly which costs $190 - $600 and takes 7h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Klaipėda to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Klaipėda and arriving at Rijeka via Kaliningrad Bus station, Warsaw and Karlovac. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 35h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Klaipėda to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Klaipeda and arriving at Rijeka via Šiauliai, Kiev-Passajirskii and Budapest-Kelenfoeld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 5h.

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The distance between Klaipėda and Rijeka is 1246 km. The road distance is 1748.7 km.

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The best way to get from Klaipėda to Rijeka without a car is to bus and train via Białystok which takes 29h 48m and costs $95 - $140.

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It takes approximately 7h 58m to get from Klaipėda to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Klaipėda to Rijeka bus services, operated by Kaliningrad Avtovokzal, depart from Klaipėda station.

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Klaipėda to Rijeka train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), depart from Klaipeda station.

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The best way to get from Klaipėda to Rijeka is to fly which takes 7h 58m and costs $190 - $600. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $160 and takes 35h 35m, you could also train, which costs $310 - $550 and takes 2 days 5h.

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Map of how to get from Klaipėda to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 1246.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 58m

What companies run services between Klaipėda, Lithuania and Rijeka, Croatia?

Air Baltic flies from Klaipėda to Rijeka twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Klaipėda to Rijeka via Kaliningrad Bus station, Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station, Warsaw, and Karlovac in around 35h 35m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Palanga to Zagreb via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Palanga to Zagreb via Copenhagen, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Palanga to Zagreb via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.700 kn
Flights from Palanga to Zagreb via Copenhagen, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
800 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Palanga to Venice via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.800 kn
Flights from Palanga to Pula via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
10h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
800 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Palanga to Pula via Oslo
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.000 kn
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Palanga to Rijeka via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
850 kn - 2.800 kn
Flights from Palanga to Venice via Riga
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
550 kn - 1.900 kn
Flights from Riga to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.400 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Palanga to Venice via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
180 kn - 850 kn
Flights from Palanga to Pula via Riga, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Palanga to Pula via Copenhagen, Charleroi
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
240 kn - 1.100 kn
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Palanga to Venice via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
380 kn - 1.400 kn
Flights from Palanga to Pula via Oslo
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
650 kn - 1.900 kn
Flights from Palanga to Pula via Riga, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
9h 49m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
600 kn - 1.900 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Palanga to Zagreb via Riga, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.000 kn
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Palanga to Zagreb via Copenhagen, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
8.500 kn - 25.000 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Palanga to Pula via Copenhagen, Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.200 kn
Train operators
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bialystok to Opole Glowne
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95 kn - 180 kn
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
95 kn - 120 kn
1st Class
130 kn - 180 kn
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Breclav
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 240 kn
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
120 kn - 150 kn
1st Class
190 kn - 240 kn
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Breclav to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
13h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kn - 600 kn
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
140 kn - 200 kn
1st Class
370 kn - 600 kn
Train from Budapest-Kelenfoeld to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
10h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 380 kn
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
100 kn - 140 kn
1st Class
250 kn - 380 kn
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Klaipeda to Siauliai
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75 kn - 110 kn
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Šiauliai to Kiev Pass
Ave. Duration
17h 56m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
260 kn - 550 kn
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
3rd class
260 kn - 370 kn
2nd class
380 kn - 550 kn
1st class
600 kn - 850 kn
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 Kiev-Passajirskii to Budapest-Kelenfoeld
Ave. Duration
20h 46m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 2.100 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
Pleso Prijevoz
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.
Bus from Karlovac Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
60 kn - 90 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
Bus from Karlovac to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Ollex
Phone
+370 5 210 4304
Email
info@ollex.lt
Website
ollex.lt
Bus from Klaipeda Bus Station to Riga Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
114 kn
Website
Ollex
Lietuvos transporto saugos administracija
Website
ltsa.lrv.lt
Bus from Klaipėdos autobusų stotis to Kauno autobusų stotis
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50 kn - 120 kn
Schedules at
visimarsrutai.lt
Kautra
Phone
(37 8) 34 24 40
Email
ifo@kautra.lt
Website
kautra.lt
Bus from Klaipėda to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Schedules at
Kautra
Toks
Phone
+370 5 216 0054
Email
office@toks.lt
Website
toks.lt
Bus from Klaipėda to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
toks.lt
Book at
autobusubilietai.lt
Autobusubilietai.lt
Email
info@autobusubilietai.lt
Website
autobusubilietai.lt
Bus from Klaipėda to Kaunas
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 120 kn
Schedules at
autobusubilietai.lt
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 Kaunas bus station to Białystok, Dworzec Autobusowy
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Opole Dworzec Autobusowy to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
340 kn - 420 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Kaliningrad Avtovokzal
Phone
+7 (4012) 64-36-35
Email
info@avl39.ru
Website
avl39.ru
Bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad Bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45 kn - 70 kn
Schedules at
avl39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Gdańsk Główny
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50 kn - 75 kn
Schedules at
avl39.ru
Bus from Kaliningrad Bus station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90 kn - 130 kn
Schedules at
avl39.ru
Klaipedos Autobusu Parkas
Phone
(+370 46) 41 15 59
Email
klap@klap.lt
Website
klap.lt
Bus from Klaipėda to Kaliningrad
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
klap.lt
GlobTourist
Phone
+48 94 354 54 19
Email
info@globtourist.com
Website
globtourist.com
Bus from Warsaw to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
550 kn - 600 kn
Schedules at
globtourist.com
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
85 kn - 170 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com

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There is no direct flight from Palanga Airport to Rijeka Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 50m and has one stopover.

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Klaipėda to Rijeka bus services, operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, arrive at Rijeka station.

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Rijeka is 1h behind Klaipėda. It is currently 4:59 AM in Klaipėda and 3:59 AM in Rijeka.

Klaipėda to Rijeka train services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Rijeka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Klaipėda to Rijeka is 1749 km. It takes approximately 18h 39m to drive from Klaipėda to Rijeka.

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Air Baltic offers flights from Palanga Airport to Rijeka Airport.

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There are 124+ hotels available in Rijeka. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Klaipėda to Palanga Airport is to bus which takes 44 min and costs $3 - $50.

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