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There are 9 ways to get from Koper to Novi Sad by bus, train, car, shuttle or plane

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Bus  •  10h

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Novi Sad

RSD 4696 - RSD 8150

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  13h 5m

  1. Take the train from Koper to Litija Re
  2. Take the train from Litija to Slavonski Brod 211 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Slavonski Brod to Novi Sad

RSD 4419 - RSD 12757

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Bus via Derventa  •  12h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Koper to Derventa
  2. Take the bus from Derventa to Novi Sad

Train  •  13h 16m

  1. Take the train from Koper to Ljubljana Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Ruma 413

RSD 4479 - RSD 11054

Drive  •  5h 58m

  1. Drive from Koper to Novi Sad 614.7 km

RSD 7000 - RSD 11000

Shuttle to Ljubljana, fly, bus  •  8h 47m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Koper to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Belgrade (BEG) LJU - BEG
  3. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 9209 - RSD 48821

Shuttle to Klagenfurt, fly, bus  •  11h 22m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Koper to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Klagenfurt (KLU) to Belgrade (BEG) KLU - BEG
  3. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 22309 - RSD 54821

Shuttle to Pula, fly, bus  •  11h 29m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Portorož to Pula Airport
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Belgrade (BEG) PUY - BEG
  3. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 19414 - RSD 72278

Shuttle, shuttle to Zagreb, fly, bus  •  10h 47m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Koper to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Zagreb Airport
  3. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Belgrade (BEG) ZAG - BEG
  4. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

RSD 12609 - RSD 73821

Koper to Novi Sad by bus

The bus journey time between Koper and Novi Sad is around 13h 3m and covers a distance of around 626 km. The fastest bus normally takes 10h 5m. Operated by FlixBus, Crnja Tours, Luki Bus and others, the Koper to Novi Sad bus service departs from Koper bus station and arrives in Novi Sad. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
13h 3m
Fastest bus time:
10h 5m
Buses per week:
3
Cheapest price:
RSD 4745
Carbon emissions:
78 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
14:55
Last bus departs at:
20:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Koper to Novi Sad bus schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Novi Sad is 00381(64) 8945235.

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The cheapest way to get from Koper to Novi Sad is to train which costs €35 - €95 and takes 13h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Koper to Novi Sad is to drive which costs €60 - €95 and takes 5h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Koper station to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Koper bus station and arriving at Novi Sad via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h.

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The distance between Koper and Novi Sad is 478 km. The road distance is 614.7 km.

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The best way to get from Koper to Novi Sad without a car is to bus which takes 10h and costs €40 - €70.

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It takes approximately 10h to get from Koper to Novi Sad, including transfers.

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Koper to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Luki Bus, depart from Trieste station.

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The best way to get from Koper to Novi Sad is to bus which takes 10h and costs €40 - €70. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €35 - €95 and takes 13h 16m.

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The quickest flight from Ljubljana Airport to Belgrade Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Koper to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Luki Bus, arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Map of how to get from Koper to Novi Sad.
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  • Distance: 477.9 km
  • Duration: 10h

What companies run services between Koper, Slovenia and Novi Sad, Serbia?

Luki Bus operates a bus from Trieste to Novi Sad 3 times a week. Tickets cost RSD 4200 - RSD 7500 and the journey takes 8h 30m. Autoprevoz Žirafa also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Koper to Novi Sad via Ljubljana, Zagreb Glavni Kol., Ruma, and Ruma in around 13h 16m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Klagenfurt to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 30000 - RSD 34000
Flights from Klagenfurt to Belgrade via Cologne Bonn, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
RSD 30000 - RSD 34000
Flights from Pula to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 9500 - RSD 41000
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 7000 - RSD 26000
Flights from Pula to Belgrade via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 8000 - RSD 22000
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 7000 - RSD 17000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Belgrade via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 20000 - RSD 49000
Flights from Klagenfurt to Belgrade via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 19000 - RSD 42000
Flights from Pula to Belgrade via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
RSD 46000 - RSD 130000
Flights from Pula to Belgrade via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
RSD 46000 - RSD 130000
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Koper to Litija
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 1200 - RSD 2400
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
RSD 1300 - RSD 1700
Regional Train Ticket
RSD 1200 - RSD 1600
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
RSD 2000 - RSD 2400
Train from Litija to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 1900 - RSD 3600
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
RSD 2000 - RSD 2600
Regional Train Ticket
RSD 1900 - RSD 2500
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
RSD 3000 - RSD 3600
Train from Koper to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RSD 1000 - RSD 2100
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
RSD 1200 - RSD 1500
Regional Train Ticket
RSD 1000 - RSD 1300
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
RSD 1700 - RSD 2100
Train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RSD 1000 - RSD 2100
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
RSD 1100 - RSD 1500
Regional Train Ticket
RSD 1000 - RSD 1300
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
RSD 1700 - RSD 2100
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 Litija to Slavonski Brod
Ave. Duration
5h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 6000 - RSD 8500
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
RSD 2900 - RSD 3900
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
Luki Bus
Phone
+381 36 35-90-90
Email
lukireisen@gmail.com
Website
lukibus.com
Bus from Trieste to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 4200 - RSD 7500
Schedules at
lukibus.com
Autoprevoz Žirafa
Phone
+381 69 600 606
Website
zirafaprevoz.com
Bus from Trieste to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
9h 23m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
zirafaprevoz.com
Bosna Expres
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Derventa to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RSD 1800 - RSD 2800
Schedules at
bocactours.com
Tourist Company
Phone
066 890 490
Email
tourist@teol.net
Website
touristcompany.ba
Bus from Derventa to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 2085
Schedules at
touristcompany.ba
Cazmatrans NOVA d.o.o.
Phone
043 277 100
Website
cazmatrans.hr
Bus from Slavonski Brod to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
RSD 1300 - RSD 1900
Schedules at
cazmatrans.hr
ZUP Prevozi
Phone
+386 (0) 31 30 41 41
Email
info@zup-prevozi.eu
Website
zup-prevozi.eu
Shuttle from Koper to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
RSD 1500 - RSD 13000
Schedules at
zup-prevozi.eu
Economy class
RSD 11000 - RSD 13000
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
RSD 14000 - RSD 17000
Schedules at
zup-prevozi.eu
Economy class
RSD 14000 - RSD 17000
Nis Ekspres
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Portorož to Pula Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
RSD 3400 - RSD 16000
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
RSD 3400 - RSD 3700
Private
RSD 8500 - RSD 16000
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
RSD 3400 - RSD 30000
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
RSD 3400 - RSD 4400
Private
RSD 13000 - RSD 30000

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Yes, the driving distance between Koper to Novi Sad is 615 km. It takes approximately 5h 58m to drive from Koper to Novi Sad.

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Air Serbia and Lufthansa offer flights from Ljubljana Airport to Belgrade Airport.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Novi Sad. Prices start at RSD 8750 per night.

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The best way to get from Koper to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h 48m and costs €13 - €110.

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