There are 10 ways to get from Rijeka to Novi Sad by bus, train, car, plane, shuttle or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Ruma En

$30 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus Bosna Expres  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Derventa
  2. Take the bus from Derventa to Novi Sad

$19 - $28

8 alternative options

Bus Fils  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

$39 - $78

Train  •  12 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Sušak Pećine to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Stara Pazova En

$38 - $56

Drive  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Novi Sad 335.3 miles

$65 - $95

Fly Rijeka to Osijek, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Rijeka (RJK) to Osijek (OSI) RJK - OSI
  2. Take the train from Bogojevo to Novi Sad

$99 - $197

Bus to Zagreb, fly to Osijek, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Osijek (OSI) ZAG - OSI
  3. Take the train from Bogojevo to Novi Sad

$70 - $218

Bus to Zagreb, fly to Belgrade, shuttle  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Belgrade (BEG) ZAG - BEG
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

Train to Ljubljana, fly to Belgrade, shuttle  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Belgrade (BEG) LJU - BEG
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

Night bus to Pula, fly to Osijek, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rijeka to Pula
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Osijek (OSI) PUY - OSI
  3. Take the train from Bogojevo to Novi Sad

$67 - $139

What companies run services between Rijeka, Croatia and Novi Sad, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Rijeka to Novi Sad via Belgrade in around 10 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rijeka to Novi Sad via Zagreb, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., and Stara Pazova in around 12 h 10 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rijeka to Osijek
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Flights from Zagreb to Osijek
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade via Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Flights from Pula to Osijek
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Trade Air
Website
trade-air.com
Flights from Rijeka to Osijek
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $170
Flights from Zagreb to Osijek
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Flights from Pula to Osijek
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Ljubljana to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Ljubljana to Belgrade via Podgorica
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Ruma
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Sušak Pećine to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $23
1st Class
$25 - $35
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Stara Pazova
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $22
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Bogojevo to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $4
1st Class Ticket
$4 - $7
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
Every 4 hours
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
Fils
Phone
00 385 (0)52 383 000
Email
fils@fils.hr
Website
fils.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8 h 13 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
fils.hr
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
8 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Derventa to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
bocactours.com
Tourist Company
Phone
066 890 490
Email
tourist@teol.net
Website
touristcompany.ba
Bus from Derventa to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
touristcompany.ba
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Rijeka to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rijeka and Novi Sad is 422 km. The road distance is 536 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Novi Sad is to bus which costs 120 kn - 180 kn and takes 12 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Rijeka to Novi Sad is to drive which takes 5 h 21 min and costs 410 kn - 600 kn.

No, there is no direct train from Rijeka to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Sušak Pećine and arriving at Petrovaradin via Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and Stara Pazova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Rijeka to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Rijeka and arriving at Novi Sad via Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to get from Rijeka to Novi Sad, including transfers.