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There are 4 ways to get from Pula to Rab by car, car ferry, night bus, bus and ferry or bus

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

Drive, line 338 car ferry  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Pula to Valbiska
  2. Take the line 338 car ferry from Valbiska to Lopar 338

$23 - $36

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus and ferry  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the night bus from Pula to Rijeka 940
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rijeka to Rab

$18 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Pula to Rijeka 940 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rijeka to Rab

$23 - $36

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pula to Starigrad 941

$24 - $52

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pula to Rab is to night bus and bus and ferry which costs 110 kn - 200 kn and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pula to Rab is to drive and line 338 car ferry which costs 150 kn - 240 kn and takes 3 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pula to Rab. However, there are services departing from Pula and arriving at Rab via Rijeka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 min.

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The distance between Pula and Rab is 73 km.

The best way to get from Pula to Rab without a car is to night bus and bus and ferry which takes 5 h 7 min and costs 110 kn - 200 kn.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Pula to Rab, including transfers.

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Pula to Rab bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Pula station.

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Pula to Rab bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., arrive at Rab station.

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There are 3591+ hotels available in Rab. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pula to Rab.
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  • Distance: 45.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

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

Brioni Pula operates a bus from Pula to Rab once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $45 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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 Senj, Starigrad
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Rijeka to Rab
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Pula to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Pula to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Bus from Pula to Starigrad
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Pula to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Pula to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Valbiska to Lopar
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$3 - $5

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