There are 5 ways to get from Rijeka to Padua by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Padua, Padova N406 / ...

$15 - $26

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Bus, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste 406 / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Padova Fa / ...

$28 - $49

Train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Pivka
  2. Take the train from Pivka to Trieste Airport
  3. Take the train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia Mestre Rv / ...

$23 - $58

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Padua 159.7 miles

$35 - $60

Shuttle, bus  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Rijeka to Venice Airport
  2. Take the bus from Venice Airport to Padova Via Tommaseo Fiera Em/E015-Z/E015-V

$48 - $373

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rijeka and arriving at Padua, Padova. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rijeka to Padua. However, there are services departing from Rijeka and arriving at Padova via Pivka, Trieste Aeroporto and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

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The distance between Rijeka and Padua is 200 km. The road distance is 255.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rijeka to Padua without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 55 min and costs .

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The bus from Rijeka to Padua, Padova takes 4 h 55 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Rijeka to Padua bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rijeka station.

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Rijeka to Padua train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Rijeka station.

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The best way to get from Rijeka to Padua is to bus which takes 4 h 55 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 36 min.

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Rijeka to Padua bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Padua, Padova station.

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Rijeka to Padua train services, operated by Trenitalia, arrive at Venezia Mestre station.

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Map of how to get from Rijeka to Padua.
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  • Distance: 124.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Rijeka, Croatia and Padua, Italy?

FlixBus operates a bus from Rijeka to Padua once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rijeka to Padua via Pivka, Trieste Airport, Trieste Aeroporto, and Venezia Mestre in around 7 h 36 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Padova
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Rijeka to Pivka
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
hzpp.hr
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $12
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Aeroporto to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Bus operators
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 Padua, Padova
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
BusItalia Veneto
Phone
049.8206811
Email
clienti.padova@fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Website
fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Bus from Venice Airport to Padova Via Tommaseo Fiera
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
fsbusitaliaveneto.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Rijeka to Padua is 256 km. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from Rijeka to Padua.

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