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Fly Kristiansand to Zagreb, bus  •  10h 10m

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

1.048 kn - 2.803 kn

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Fly Kristiansand to Venice, shuttle  •  11h 27m

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

729 kn - 3.838 kn

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Fly Kristiansand to Pula, bus  •  10h 38m

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

735 kn - 2.182 kn

Fly Kristiansand to Ljubljana, train  •  13h 33m

  1. Fly from Kristiansand (KRS) to Ljubljana (LJU) KRS - LJU
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

1.052 kn - 2.139 kn

Ferry, train to Aalborg, fly to Pula, bus  •  18h 23m

  1. Take the ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
  2. Take the train from Hirtshals St. to Lindholm St.
  3. Fly from Aalborg (AAL) to Pula (PUY) AAL - PUY
  4. Take the bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station

Train, train to Oslo, fly to Pula, bus  •  13h 28m

  1. Take the train from Kristiansand to Oslo S
  2. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
  3. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Pula (PUY) OSL - PUY
  4. Take the bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station

936 kn - 2.470 kn

Ferry, train, bus  •  36h 14m

  1. Take the ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
  2. Take the train from Hirtshals St. to Aalborg St. 76
  3. Take the bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station
  4. Take the bus from Hamburg central bus station to Rijeka bus station

Bus  •  38h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal Lp1
  2. Take the bus from Oslo Central Bus Station to Gothenburg Central Bus Station 613
  3. Take the bus from Göteborg to Zagreb
  4. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rijeka

Ferry, train, bus, shuttle  •  38h 21m

  1. Take the ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
  2. Take the train from Hirtshals St. to Aalborg St. 76
  3. Take the bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
  4. Take a shuttle bus from Praha to Ljubljana
  5. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 481 / ...

Drive  •  25h 20m

  1. Drive from Kristiansand to Rijeka 2665.4 km

2.700 kn - 4.000 kn

Drive, car ferry, car train  •  39h 23m

  1. Drive from Kristiansand to Malmö
  2. Take the car ferry from Malmö to Travemünde
  3. Drive from Travemünde to Hamburg Altona
  4. Take the car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
  5. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Rijeka

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International entry into Croatia from Norway

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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Norway

  • 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
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from Norway.

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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 Norway from Croatia.

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The cheapest way to get from Kristiansand to Rijeka is to fly and bus which costs kr 950 - kr 3000 and takes 10h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Kristiansand to Rijeka is to fly and bus which costs kr 1400 - kr 3800 and takes 10h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kristiansand to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon and arriving at Rijeka via Oslo Central Bus Station, Göteborg and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 12m.

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The distance between Kristiansand and Rijeka is 1491 km. The road distance is 2665.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kristiansand to Rijeka without a car is to ferry and train and bus which takes 36h 14m and costs .

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It takes approximately 10h 10m to get from Kristiansand to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Kristiansand to Rijeka bus services, operated by Nor-Way Bussekspress, depart from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon station.

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There is no direct flight from Kristiansand Airport to Zagreb Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 30m and has one stopover.

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Kristiansand to Rijeka bus services, operated by Skreb, arrive at Rijeka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kristiansand to Rijeka is 2665 km. It takes approximately 25h 20m to drive from Kristiansand to Rijeka.

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  • Distance: 1491.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 10m

What companies run services between Kristiansand, Norway and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Kristiansand to Rijeka via Oslo Central Bus Station, Göteborg, and Zagreb in around 38h 12m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Zagreb via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.200 kn
Flights from Kristiansand to Ljubljana via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Kristiansand to Ljubljana via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
800 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Kristiansand to Ljubljana via Bergen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.000 kn
Flights from Kristiansand to Ljubljana via Gdansk, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.100 kn
Flights from Aalborg to Pula via Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8h 32m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 6.500 kn
Flights from Oslo to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.300 kn
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Zagreb via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.200 kn
Flights from Kristiansand to Pula via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.100 kn
Flights from Aalborg to Pula via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 4.400 kn
Flights from Oslo to Pula
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
700 kn - 3.200 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 2.600 kn
Flights from Kristiansand to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.400 kn
Flights from Kristiansand to Ljubljana via Bergen, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
490 kn - 2.300 kn
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Venice via Oslo
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
440 kn - 1.500 kn
Flights from Kristiansand to Pula via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.100 kn
Flights from Oslo to Pula
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
470 kn - 1.700 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Aalborg to Pula via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.800 kn
Flights from Aalborg to Pula via Copenhagen, Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.600 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Aalborg to Pula via Amsterdam Schiphol, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 4.100 kn
Flights from Oslo to Pula via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.400 kn
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Ljubljana via Oslo, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
9h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 2.400 kn
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Kristiansand to Ljubljana via Oslo, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
10h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
800 kn - 1.700 kn
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Aalborg to Pula via Amsterdam Schiphol, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 4.100 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Aalborg to Pula via Copenhagen, Charleroi
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
290 kn - 1.400 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Aalborg to Pula via Copenhagen, Zadar
Ave. Duration
9h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 4.600 kn
Train operators
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
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
North Jutland Transport Company
Phone
98 11 11 11
Email
info@NTmail.dk
Website
nordjyllandstrafikselskab.dk
Train from Hirtshals St. to Lindholm St.
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
North Jutland Transport Company
Train from Hirtshals St. to Aalborg St.
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
North Jutland Transport Company
Go-Ahead Nordic
Phone
+47 61 25 80 00
Email
kundeservice@go-aheadnordic.no
Website
go-aheadnordic.no
Train from Kristiansand to Oslo S
Ave. Duration
4h 29m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
310 kn - 470 kn
Schedules at
go-aheadnordic.no
Flytoget
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
120 kn - 135 kn
Website
Flytoget AS
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Hamburg Altona to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
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 Zagreb Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80 kn - 110 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 Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
70 kn - 110 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Comati PSG
Phone
0040 723 450 475
Email
info@comati-psg.ro
Website
comati-psg.ro
Bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Hamburg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
600 kn - 750 kn
Website
Comati PSG
Bus from Aalborg Bus Station to Prague Florenc Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
700 kn - 850 kn
Website
Comati PSG
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 Hamburg central bus station to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
480 kn - 600 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Oslo to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 100 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
330 kn - 400 kn
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Online Ticket
330 kn - 400 kn
Nettbuss AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
vybuss.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
380 kn - 480 kn
Website
Nettbuss AS
Vaernes Ekspressen
Phone
+47 905 74 475
Email
post@vaernesekspressen.no
Website
vaernesekspressen.no
Bus from Kristiansand rutebilstasjon to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Vaernes Ekspressen
Vy bus4you
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Oslo Central Bus Station to Gothenburg Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
75 kn - 450 kn
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus4You
Website
bus4you.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 190 kn
Website
Bus4You
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Göteborg to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Skreb
Phone
098606060
Email
info@bus60.hr
Website
bus60.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
60 kn
Schedules at
bus60.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 180 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Praha to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
550 kn - 1.200 kn
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Kristiansand ferjekai to Hirtshals Færgeterminal
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Color Line AS
Finnlines
Phone
+358 9 231 43100
Email
passenger@finnlines.com
Website
finnlines.com
Car ferry from Malmö to Travemünde
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
220 kn - 490 kn
Website
Finnlines

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Croatia Airlines, KLM, Scandinavian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Kristiansand Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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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 Kristiansand to Kristiansand Airport is to line 35 bus which takes 25 min and costs .

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