There are 3 ways to get from Rijeka to Banja Luka by bus or car

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Bus via Zagreb  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Zagreb 940
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka

$20 - $41

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Banja Luka

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Banja Luka 215.8 miles

$40 - $65

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rijeka and arriving at Banja Luka. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between Rijeka and Banja Luka is 225 km. The road distance is 345.3 km.

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The best way to get from Rijeka to Banja Luka without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Rijeka to Banja Luka, including transfers.

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Rijeka to Banja Luka bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Rijeka station.

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Rijeka to Banja Luka bus services, operated by Pepeks Zagreb, arrive at Banja Luka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rijeka to Banja Luka is 345 km. It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to drive from Rijeka to Banja Luka.

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There are 277+ hotels available in Banja Luka. Prices start at $25 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rijeka to Banja Luka.
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  • Distance: 140.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Rijeka, Croatia and Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina?

You can take a bus from Rijeka to Banja Luka via Zagreb in around 6 h 9 min.

Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Skreb
Phone
098606060
Website
bus60.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bus60.hr
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Rijeka to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rijeka to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Autobusni Promet
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
pepeks.hr
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Zagreb to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Bus from Rijeka to Banja Luka
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com

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