There are 5 ways to get from Pula to Cres by taxi, car ferry, bus, night bus, ferry, bus and ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, line 334 car ferry, bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. 334

Cheapest option

Catamaran  •  4 h 24 min

  1. 9141
  2. 9308

$5 - $7

3 alternative options

Night bus, Catamaran  •  3 h 42 min

  1. 940
  2. 9308

$11 - $18

Bus, bus and ferry  •  4 h 37 min

  1. 940 / ...

Drive, line 332 car ferry  •  2 h 37 min

  1. 332

$21 - $34

What companies run services between Pula, Croatia and Cres, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Pula to Cres. However, you can take the taxi to Brestova, take the line 334 car ferry to Porozina, then take the bus to Cres. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pula to Cres via Rijeka and Rijeka in around 3 h 42 min.

Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Porozina to Cres
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Pula to Opatija
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Opatija to Cres
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Pula to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Pula to Opatija
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Pula to Opatija
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Pula to Opatija
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Brestova to Porozina
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $3
Ferry from Rijeka to Cres
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$5 - $8
Ferry from Unije to Cres
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$5 - $7
Car ferry from Valbiska to Merag
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $3
Catarman Line d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)21 352 527
Email
info@catamaran-line.hr
Website
catamaran-line.hr
Ferry from Pula to Unije
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
catamaran-line.hr
Other operators
Taxi from Pula to Brestova
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Taxi Pula
Phone
+385 98 440 844
Website
taxipula.com
Pula Taxi & Bus
Phone
+385 21 312 594
Website
pula-taxi.net

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Pula and Cres is 45 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pula to Cres is to Catamaran which costs 30 kn - 45 kn and takes 4 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Pula to Cres is to drive and line 332 car ferry which takes 2 h 37 min and costs 130 kn - 220 kn.

No, there is no direct bus from Pula to Cres. However, there are services departing from Pula and arriving at Cres via Opatija. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

No, there is no direct ferry from Pula to Cres. However, there are services departing from Pula and arriving at Cres via Unije. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Pula to Cres, including transfers.