There are 3 ways to get from Opatija to Rijeka by bus, taxi or car
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Bus • 20 min
9 kn - 140 kn
2 alternative options
Taxi • 17 min
210 kn - 250 kn
Drive • 17 min
13 kn - 19 kn
Opatija to Rijeka by bus
The bus journey time between Opatija and Rijeka is around 19 min and covers a distance of around 17 km. The fastest bus normally takes 15 min. Operated by Autotrans d.d., Brioni Pula, FlixBus and others, the Opatija to Rijeka bus service departs from Opatija Central Bus Station and arrives in Rijeka Central Bus Station. Typically 30 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Opatija to Rijeka bus schedules
Buses departing Friday, June 18, 2021
Buses departing Saturday, June 19, 2021
Buses departing Sunday, June 20, 2021
Buses departing Monday, June 21, 2021
Buses departing Tuesday, June 22, 2021
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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The most affordable way to get from Opatija to Rijeka is to drive, which costs 13 kn - 19 kn and takes 17 min.
The quickest way to get from Opatija to Rijeka is to taxi which costs 210 kn - 250 kn and takes 17 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Opatija Central Bus Station station and arriving at Rijeka Central Bus Station station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.
The distance between Opatija and Rijeka is 11 km. The road distance is 17 km.
The best way to get from Opatija to Rijeka without a car is to bus which takes 20 min and costs 9 kn - 140 kn.
The bus from Opatija Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station takes 20 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
Opatija to Rijeka bus services, operated by Autotrans d.d., depart from Opatija Central Bus Station.
Opatija to Rijeka bus services, operated by Autotrans d.d., arrive at Rijeka Central Bus Station.
Yes, the driving distance between Opatija to Rijeka is 17 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Opatija to Rijeka.
Book your Opatija to Rijeka bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.
What companies run services between Opatija, Primorsko-Goranska, Croatia and Rijeka, Croatia?
Autotrans d.d. operates a bus from Opatija Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station every 4 hours. Tickets cost 95 kn - 140 kn and the journey takes 20 min. Four other operators also service this route.
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).
Bus from Opatija to Rijeka bus station
- Ave. Duration
- 30 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- 30 kn - 45 kn
Bus from Opatija to Rijeka
- Ave. Duration
- 17 min
- Estimated price
- 210 kn - 250 kn
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