There are 4 ways to get from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Ilirska Bistrica
  2. Take the bus from Ilirska Bistrica ŽP to Dolnje Ležeče Il.Bistrica - G.Vreme - Sežana Š - Sežana

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Pivka

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Kozina
  2. Take the bus from Divača Š to Matavun Divača Š - D.Ležeče - G.Vreme - Barka - Vareje

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves 43.5 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves. However, there are services departing from Rijeka and arriving at Matavun via Kozina and Divača Š. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Rijeka and Škocjan Caves is 51 km. The road distance is 69.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves, including transfers.

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Rijeka to Škocjan Caves bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Rijeka station.

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The best way to get from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves is to bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 7 min.

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Rijeka to Škocjan Caves bus services, operated by Avrigo D.O.O., arrive at Matavun station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rijeka to Škocjan Caves is 70 km. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves.

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There are 855+ hotels available in Škocjan Caves. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves.
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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Rijeka, Croatia and Škocjan Caves, Slovenia?

You can take a bus from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves via Kozina, Divača, Divača Š, and Matavun in around 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Rijeka to Škocjan Caves twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 43 min.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Rijeka to Ilirska Bistrica
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$7 - $10
Train from Rijeka to Pivka
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Avrigo D.O.O.
Website
jpp.si
Bus from Ilirska Bistrica ŽP to Dolnje Ležeče
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
jpp.si
Bus from Divača Š to Matavun
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
jpp.si
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Kozina
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

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