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There are 5 ways to get from Mariazell to Rijeka by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  9h 16m

  1. Take the train from Muerzzuschlag to Ljubljana Ec
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 483

1.142 kn - 1.475 kn

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Bus, train  •  9h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Mariazell Postamt to Bruck an der Mur Bahnhof 172
  2. Take the train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the bus from Graz P&R Webling to Rijeka bus station

Bus, train, night train  •  10h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Mariazell Postamt to Kapfenberg Europaplatz 172
  2. Take the train from Kapfenberg to Ljubljana Ec
  3. Take the night train from Ljubljana to Rijeka En

Drive  •  4h 40m

  1. Drive from Mariazell to Rijeka 417.2 km

310 kn - 460 kn

Train, fly, bus  •  8h 48m

  1. Take the train from Mariazell to St.Poelten Hbf
  2. Take the train from St.Poelten Hbf to Flughafen Wien
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VIE - ZAG
  4. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

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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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Austria

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Austria
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Rules to follow in Croatia

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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

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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: 6 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Mariazell to Rijeka is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 4h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Mariazell to Rijeka is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 4h 40m.

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The distance between Mariazell and Rijeka is 280 km. The road distance is 417.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mariazell to Rijeka without a car is to train which takes 9h 16m and costs 150€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 9h 16m to get from Mariazell to Rijeka, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mariazell to Rijeka is 417 km. It takes approximately 4h 40m to drive from Mariazell to Rijeka.

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Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna 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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  • Distance: 280 km
  • Duration: 9h 16m

What companies run services between Mariazell, Austria and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a train from Mariazell to Rijeka via Muerzzuschlag and Ljubljana in around 9h 16m.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kn - 2.400 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
950 kn - 2.400 kn
Train operators
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 Muerzzuschlag to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
410 kn - 550 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
70 kn - 95 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Kapfenberg to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
360 kn - 490 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from St.Poelten Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 58m
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
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
21 kn - 35 kn
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
21 kn - 26 kn
Business
28 kn - 33 kn
1st Class
28 kn - 34 kn
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 110 kn
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
60 kn - 80 kn
1st Class
80 kn - 110 kn
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 Bruck/Mur to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95 kn - 150 kn
Website
Railjet
Niederösterreich Bahnen
Phone
+43 2742 360 990
Email
info@noevog.at
Website
niederoesterreichbahnen.at
Train from Mariazell to St.Poelten Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Niederösterreich Bahnen
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 St.Poelten Hbf to Flughafen Wien
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
210 kn - 380 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
MVG Mürztaler Verkehr
Phone
+43 3862 220440
Email
gf@mvg-kapfenberg.com
Website
mvg-kapfenberg.at
Bus from Mariazell Postamt to Bruck an der Mur Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
mvg-kapfenberg.at
Bus from Mariazell Postamt to Kapfenberg Europaplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
mvg-kapfenberg.at
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 Graz P&R Webling to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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