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There are 8 ways to get from Larissa to Rijeka by train, plane, bus, shuttle or car

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Train, fly to Rijeka  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Rijeka (RJK) SKG - RJK

1.227 kn - 3.468 kn

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Train, fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle  •  14h 29m

  1. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Klagenfurt (KLU) SKG - KLU
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
  4. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

332 kn - 2.068 kn

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Train, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  11h 22m

  1. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Zagreb (ZAG) SKG - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

457 kn - 2.508 kn

Train, fly to Trieste, bus  •  12h 17m

  1. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
  2. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Trieste (TRS) SKG - TRS
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station

947 kn - 2.218 kn

Train, bus  •  20h 14m

  1. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki Ic
  2. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Rijeka

581 kn - 932 kn

Bus  •  23h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Larissa to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Rijeka Belgrade - Pula

621 kn - 941 kn

Train, bus via Gostivar  •  27h 19m

  1. Take the train from Larissa to Thessaloniki Ic
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Gostivar
  4. Take the bus from Gostivar to Rijeka

652 kn - 922 kn

Drive  •  12h 30m

  1. Drive from Larissa to Rijeka 1288.9 km

1.200 kn - 1.800 kn

Larissa to Rijeka by train and bus

The journey time between Larissa and Rijeka is around 42h 29m and covers a distance of around 1384 km. The fastest journey normally takes 42h 29m. Services are operated by Greek Railways (OSE), Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD, Makedonija Soobrakaj AD and others. Typically two services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
42h 29m
Fastest journey time:
42h 29m
Services per week:
2
Cheapest price:
581 kn
Carbon emissions:
143 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:31
Last service departs at:
16:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Larissa to Rijeka train and bus schedules

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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.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Larissa to Rijeka is to train and bus via Gostivar which costs €85 - €130 and takes 27h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Larissa to Rijeka is to train and fly which costs €160 - €460 and takes 9h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Larissa to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Larissa and arriving at Rijeka via Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23h 2m.

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The distance between Larissa and Rijeka is 909 km. The road distance is 1288.9 km.

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The best way to get from Larissa to Rijeka without a car is to train and bus which takes 20h 14m and costs €75 - €130.

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It takes approximately 9h 7m to get from Larissa to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Larissa to Rijeka bus services, operated by Siamos Tours, depart from Larissa station.

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There is no direct flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Rijeka Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 10m and has one stopover.

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Larissa to Rijeka bus services, operated by BS Tours, arrive at Rijeka station.

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Rijeka is 1h behind Larissa. It is currently 5:00 PM in Larissa and 4:00 PM in Rijeka.

Map of how to get from Larissa to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 909.1 km
  • Duration: 9h 7m

What companies run services between Larissa, Greece and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Larissa to Rijeka via Belgrade in around 23h 2m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rijeka via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 8m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 kn - 3.700 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rijeka via Geneva, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 4.500 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rijeka via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700 kn - 3.000 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.300 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470 kn - 2.100 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Sofia, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kn - 1.800 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
500 kn - 1.900 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Nuremberg, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.200 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
470 kn - 2.100 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Athens, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 3.900 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Sofia, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kn - 1.800 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
500 kn - 1.900 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Nuremberg, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.200 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Klagenfurt via Prague, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 kn - 1.700 kn
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
650 kn - 1.700 kn
Flights from Thessaloniki to Trieste via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kn - 1.700 kn
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rijeka via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.300 kn
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Athens
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.500 kn
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.700 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
2.900 kn - 4.000 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Trieste via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kn - 1.700 kn
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Larissa to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50 kn - 75 kn
Website
Greek Railways (OSE)
Book at
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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
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
Bus operators
Pleso Prijevoz
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 Trieste to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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.
GoOpti
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
12h 36m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
340 kn - 460 kn
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
15h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
420 kn - 500 kn
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Book at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Gostivar to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
430 kn - 500 kn
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Book at
hafet.getbybus.com
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.com
Bus from Larissa to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
14h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
300 kn - 480 kn
Schedules at
siamostours.com
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
260 kn - 410 kn
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150 kn - 220 kn
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Durmo Tours
Phone
+389 42 217 370
Email
durmotours@yahoo.com
Website
durmotours.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Gostivar
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29 kn - 45 kn
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
galeb.mk
Bus from Skopje to Gostivar
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
21 kn - 30 kn
Schedules at
galeb.mk
DRD Turizem
Phone
+386 (0)51 224 222
Email
info@drd.si
Website
drd.si
Bus from Skopje Central Bus Station to Gostivar Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 150 kn
Website
DRD Turizem
Transkop patnicki soobrakaj A.D. Bitola
Phone
+389 47 231 192
Website
transkop.mk
Bus from Skopje to Gostivar
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
122 kn
Schedules at
transkop.mk

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Yes, the driving distance between Larissa to Rijeka is 1289 km. It takes approximately 12h 30m to drive from Larissa to Rijeka.

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