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There are 9 ways to get from Kufstein to Rijeka by bus, train, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Rosenheim station to Salzburg South N867
  2. Take the bus from Salzburg South to Rijeka bus station N948 / ...

250 kn - 558 kn

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Train  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from Kufstein to Salzburg Hbf Rjx
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana 211 / ...
  4. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 481 / ...

504 kn - 1.055 kn

Night train  •  10h 51m

  1. Take the night train from Rosenheim to Rijeka En

395 kn - 788 kn

Drive  •  4h 56m

  1. Drive from Kufstein to Rijeka 482.4 km

360 kn - 550 kn

Train, fly to Rijeka  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Rijeka (RJK) MUC - RJK

1.217 kn - 3.654 kn

Train, fly to Trieste, bus  •  7h 19m

  1. Take the train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Trieste (TRS) MUC - TRS
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station

717 kn - 3.904 kn

Train, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zagreb (ZAG) MUC - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

857 kn - 2.694 kn

Train, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Venice (VCE) MUC - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Rijeka

867 kn - 4.674 kn

Train, fly to Ljubljana  •  9h 24m

  1. Take the train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Ljubljana (LJU) MUC - LJU
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

1.277 kn - 2.914 kn

Kufstein to Rijeka by train and bus

The journey time between Kufstein and Rijeka is around 9h 24m and covers a distance of around 506 km. The fastest journey normally takes 9h 24m. Operated by Transdev, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, ÖBB EuroCity and others, the Kufstein to Rijeka service departs from Kufstein and arrives in Rijeka bus station. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
9h 24m
Fastest journey time:
9h 24m
Journey distance:
506 km
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
60 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
21:58
Last service departs at:
21:58

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kufstein to Rijeka train and bus schedules

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
  • 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
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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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: Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania
  • 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
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Brazil, Cyprus, India, Russia, South Africa, Tanzania and United Kingdom

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Rules to follow in Croatia

1.5m

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Considerations leaving from Austria

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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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
  • 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 Austria from Croatia.

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Last updated: 26 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Kufstein to Rijeka is to bus which costs €30 - €75 and takes 9h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Kufstein to Rijeka is to drive which costs €45 - €70 and takes 4h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Kufstein to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Kufstein and arriving at Rijeka via Salzburg Hbf, Villach Hbf and Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 13m.

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The distance between Kufstein and Rijeka is 305 km. The road distance is 482.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kufstein to Rijeka without a car is to bus which takes 9h 29m and costs €30 - €75.

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It takes approximately 9h 29m to get from Kufstein to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Kufstein to Rijeka train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Kufstein station.

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The best way to get from Kufstein to Rijeka is to bus which takes 9h 29m and costs €30 - €75. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €65 - €140 and takes 11h 13m.

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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Rijeka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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Map of how to get from Kufstein to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 305.4 km
  • Duration: 9h 29m

What companies run services between Kufstein, Tirol, Austria and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Kufstein to Rijeka via Rosenheim, Rosenheim station, and Salzburg South in around 9h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Kufstein to Rijeka via Salzburg Hbf, Villach Hbf, and Ljubljana in around 11h 13m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.700 kn
Flights from Munich to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 5.500 kn
Flights from Munich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.100 kn
Flights from Munich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Munich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.300 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.700 kn
Flights from Munich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.100 kn
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 3.500 kn
Train operators
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
150 kn - 230 kn
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
200 kn - 300 kn
Website
Railjet
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
120 kn - 190 kn
Website
Railjet
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Kufstein to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
280 kn - 550 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Kufstein to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
150 kn - 210 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 180 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
160 kn - 230 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
210 kn - 300 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
160 kn - 230 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
260 kn - 370 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
240 kn - 330 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
230 kn - 330 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 54m
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
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kufstein to Muenchen Ost
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
180 kn - 250 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Kufstein to München Ost
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
650 kn - 850 kn
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Urlaubs-Express
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rosenheim station to Salzburg South
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
55 kn - 70 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Salzburg South to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
150 kn - 190 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 65 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 Trieste Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
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