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There are 12 ways to get from Lindau to Rijeka by bus, train, shuttle, night train, car or plane

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Bus  •  12h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Lindau to Munich central bus station 076 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich central bus station to Rijeka bus station N948 / ...

320 kn - 440 kn

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Train, shuttle  •  13h 52m

  1. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf Ic
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia Mestre Ecb
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Venezia Mestre to Rijeka

975 kn - 3.557 kn

Train  •  14h 59m

  1. Take the train from Lindau-Reutin to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36 Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana 211 / ...
  5. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 481 / ...

753 kn - 1.496 kn

Train, night train  •  15h 8m

  1. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Bludenz Re / ...
  2. Take the night train from Bludenz to Ljubljana En
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 481 / ...

849 kn - 1.480 kn

Drive  •  6h 56m

  1. Drive from Lindau to Rijeka 695.9 km

550 kn - 850 kn

Train to Munich, fly to Rijeka  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the train from Lindau-Reutin to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Rijeka (RJK) MUC - RJK

1.223 kn - 3.221 kn

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Rijeka  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Rijeka (RJK) STR - RJK

1.250 kn - 3.110 kn

Train to Zurich, fly to Venice, shuttle  •  10h 45m

  1. Take the train from Bregenz to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Rijeka

814 kn - 4.309 kn

Train to Zurich, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the train from Bregenz to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Zagreb (ZAG) ZRH - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

884 kn - 2.729 kn

Train to Munich, fly to Trieste, bus  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the train from Lindau-Reutin to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Trieste (TRS) MUC - TRS
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station

863 kn - 3.371 kn

Train to Zurich, fly to Ljubljana, train  •  10h 46m

  1. Take the train from Bregenz to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

954 kn - 3.249 kn

Train to Munich, fly to Graz, shuttle, train  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the train from Lindau-Reutin to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Graz (GRZ) MUC - GRZ
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Graz Airport to Ljubljana
  4. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

1.303 kn - 5.571 kn

Lindau to Rijeka by bus

The bus journey time between Lindau and Rijeka is around 23h 35m and covers a distance of around 716 km. The fastest bus normally takes 13h 51m. Operated by Stadtverkehr Lindau, Swiss PostAuto, FlixBus and others, the Lindau to Rijeka bus service departs from Lindau and arrives in Rijeka bus station. Typically six buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
23h 35m
Fastest bus time:
13h 51m
Buses per week:
6
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
89 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
14:01
Last bus departs at:
22:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lindau to Rijeka bus schedules

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Yes, entry into Croatia is currently allowed from Germany.

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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.

Yes, entry into Germany from Croatia is currently restricted.

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The cheapest way to get from Lindau to Rijeka is to bus which costs €40 - €60 and takes 12h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Lindau to Rijeka is to train and fly. Taking this option will cost €160 - €410 and takes 6h 55m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lindau to Rijeka station. However, there are services departing from Lindau and arriving at Rijeka bus station via Lindau and Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Lindau to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Lindau Hbf and arriving at Rijeka via Lindau-Reutin, Muenchen Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Villach Hbf and Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 59m.

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The distance between Lindau and Rijeka is 440 km. The road distance is 695.9 km.

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The best way to get from Lindau to Rijeka without a car is to bus which takes 12h 22m and costs €40 - €60.

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It takes approximately 12h 22m to get from Lindau to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Lindau to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Lindau station.

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Lindau to Rijeka train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lindau-Reutin station.

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The best way to get from Lindau to Rijeka is to bus which takes 12h 22m and costs €40 - €60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €95 - €200 and takes 14h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Lindau to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 440.2 km
  • Duration: 12h 22m

What companies run services between Lindau, Bavaria, Germany and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Lindau to Rijeka via Lindau and Munich central bus station in around 12h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lindau to Rijeka via Lindau-Reutin, Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36, Muenchen Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Villach Hbf, and Ljubljana in around 14h 59m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.600 kn
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kn - 6.500 kn
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Munich to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 2.400 kn
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.800 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.800 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Munich to Graz
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.000 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 2.300 kn
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kn - 2.400 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 - 4.600 kn
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 2.300 kn
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Split
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 2.300 kn
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.700 kn
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Munich to Graz
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.500 kn
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lindau Hbf to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
410 kn - 600 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
360 kn - 500 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Lindau Hbf to Bludenz
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
290 kn - 400 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Innsbruck Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
4h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
280 kn - 390 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
140 kn - 200 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Bregenz to Zuerich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
120 kn - 180 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Lindau-Reutin to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
440 kn - 800 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bregenz to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
270 kn - 490 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 Lindau-Reutin to Muenchen Hbf Gl.27-36
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
260 kn - 350 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
240 kn - 320 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 180 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Lindau Hbf to Bludenz
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
85 kn - 120 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Night train from Bludenz to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
9h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
700 kn - 950 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Lindau Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
290 kn - 390 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Muenchen Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
170 kn - 260 kn
Website
Railjet
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
200 kn - 300 kn
Website
Railjet
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
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
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lindau Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
260 kn - 370 kn
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Lindau to Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
85 kn - 110 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich central bus station to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
190 kn - 240 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
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 Munich Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
220 kn - 310 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
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
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Venezia Mestre to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
280 kn - 2.600 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
280 kn - 750 kn
Private
1.400 kn - 2.600 kn
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
280 kn - 2.400 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
280 kn - 750 kn
Private
1.300 kn - 2.400 kn
Shuttle from Graz Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
280 kn - 2.400 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
280 kn - 300 kn
Private
1.000 kn - 2.400 kn
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The quickest flight from Munich Airport to Rijeka Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Lindau to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rijeka bus station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lindau to Rijeka is 696 km. It takes approximately 6h 56m to drive from Lindau to Rijeka.

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Lufthansa and Croatia Airlines offer flights from Munich Airport to Rijeka Airport.

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