There are 4 ways to get from Rab to Starigrad by ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or taxi

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Line 9309 Catamaran, bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 9309 Catamaran from Rab to Novalja 9309
  2. Take the bus from Novalja to Zadar

$11 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rab to Senj
  2. Take the bus from Senj to Starigrad Paklenica

Bus and ferry, bus Brioni Pula  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Rab to Starigrad
  2. Take the bus from Starigrad to Posedarje

$16 - $24

Car ferry, taxi  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Rab to Stinica
  2. Take a taxi from Stinica to Starigrad

$132 - $176

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rab to Starigrad is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 100 kn - 150 kn and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rab to Starigrad is to car ferry and taxi which costs 800 kn - 1.200 kn and takes 1 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rab to Starigrad. However, there are services departing from Rab and arriving at Starigrad Paklenica via Senj. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Rab and Starigrad is 75 km.

The best way to get from Rab to Starigrad without a car is to line 9309 Catamaran and bus which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 70 kn - 150 kn.

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It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Rab to Starigrad, including transfers.

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Rab to Starigrad bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Rab station.

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

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There are 2690+ hotels available in Starigrad. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rab to Starigrad.
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  • Distance: 46.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 45 min

What companies run services between Rab, Croatia and Starigrad, Zadarska, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Rab to Starigrad. However, you can take the line 9309 Catamaran to Novalja, take the bus to Zadar, then take the bus to Starigrad. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rab to Starigrad via Senj in around 4 h 47 min.

Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Rab to Senj
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Senj to Starigrad Paklenica
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus and ferry from Rab to Senj
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
ap.hr
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Bus and ferry from Rab to Starigrad
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Starigrad to Posedarje
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rapska Plovidba
Phone
+385 (0) 51 724 122
Email
rapska-plovidba@ri.t-com.hr
Website
rapska-plovidba.hr
Car ferry from Rab to Stinica
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $16
Schedules at
rapska-plovidba.hr
Adult
$3
Car
$16
Other operators
Taxi from Stinica to Starigrad
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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