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There are 5 ways to get from Pula to Rimini by ferry, train, bus, car or shuttle

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Recommended option

Ferry, train  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the ferry from Pula to Venice
  2. Take the ferry from P.le Roma "F" to Ferrovia 2/ / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Rimini Fb

88€ - 150€

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Pula Central Bus Station to Trieste Central Bus Station Pula - Frankfurt / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Rimini Ic

34€ - 51€

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Train  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the train from Pula to Divaca
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale Re / ...
  4. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini Fa / ...

36€ - 178€

Drive  •  5h 12m

  1. Drive from Pula to Rimini 530.9 km

65€ - 95€

Shuttle, train  •  13h 17m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Pula railway Stattion to Trieste Centrale
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Rimini Ic

56€ - 215€

Croatia → Italy
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This applies to arrivals from Croatia
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from Croatia.

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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 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rimini is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rimini is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rimini is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Croatia from Italy.

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Last updated: 4 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Pula to Rimini is to bus and train which costs 250 kn - 390 kn and takes 10h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Pula to Rimini is to drive which costs 490 kn - 750 kn and takes 5h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Pula to Rimini. However, there are services departing from Pula and arriving at Rimini via Divaca, Trieste Centrale, Venezia Mestre and Bologna Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 35m.

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It is 136 km from Pula to Rimini. It is approximately 530.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Pula to Rimini without a car is to ferry and train which takes 7h 37m and costs 650 kn - 1.200 kn.

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It takes approximately 7h 37m to get from Pula to Rimini, including transfers.

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Pula to Rimini train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Pula station.

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Pula to Rimini train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Rimini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pula to Rimini is 531 km. It takes approximately 5h 12m to drive from Pula to Rimini.

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There are 2032+ hotels available in Rimini. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 136 km
  • Duration: 7h 37m

What companies run services between Pula, Croatia and Rimini, Italy?

You can take a train from Pula to Rimini via Divaca, Trieste Centrale, Venezia Mestre, and Bologna Centrale in around 11h 35m.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Rimini
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 75€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
22€ - 30€
Base Standard
40€ - 60€
Base Premium
50€ - 75€
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 40€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
25€ - 35€
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 20€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
18€ - 20€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
19€ - 21€
Train from Bologna Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
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 Bologna Centrale to Rimini
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Pula Central Bus Station to Trieste Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 21€
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Nomago
Economy
10€ - 15€
Premium
13€ - 18€
Family&friends
15€ - 21€
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Pula to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Schedules at
brioni.hr
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 Pula bus station to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Pula Central Bus Station to Trieste Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Crnja Tours
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Pula railway Stattion to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
30€ - 180€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
30€ - 40€
Private
95€ - 180€
Ferry operators
ACTV S.p.a
Phone
+ 39 041 27 22 111
Email
protocollo@pec.actv.it
Website
actv.avmspa.it
Ferry from P.le Roma "F" to Ferrovia
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
8€
Website
ACTV S.p.a

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