There are 3 ways to get from Rijeka to Klagenfurt by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Istria First Water
  2. Ec / ...

$30 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. 996

$15 - $26

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 32 min

  1. 124.8 miles

$24 - $40

What companies run services between Rijeka, Croatia and Klagenfurt, Austria?

You can take a train from Rijeka to Klagenfurt via Ljubljana and Villach Hbf in around 6 h 11 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rijeka to Klagenfurt once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Purchase a
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $22
Bus operators
+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Rijeka to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rijeka and Klagenfurt is 145 km. The road distance is 200 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Klagenfurt is to bus which costs 100 kn - 170 kn and takes 6 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Rijeka to Klagenfurt is to drive which takes 2 h 32 min and costs 150 kn - 230 kn.

No, there is no direct train from Rijeka to Klagenfurt. However, there are services departing from Rijeka and arriving at Klagenfurt Hbf via Ljubljana and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 11 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rijeka and arriving at Klagenfurt. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Rijeka to Klagenfurt, including transfers.