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There are 5 ways to get from Rijeka to Piran by train, bus, ferry or car

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Line 482 train, bus  •  3h 58m

  1. Take the line 482 train from Rijeka to Ilirska Bistrica 482
  2. Take the bus from Ilirska Bistrica ŽP to Piran Postojna - Il.Bistrica - Kozina - Koper - Piran

11€ - 21€

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Pivka 482
  2. Take the train from Pivka to Koper Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Koper to Piran

10€ - 32€

3 alternative options

Bus, ferry  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Poreč
  2. Take the ferry from Porec to Piran

101€ - 116€

Bus  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Umag
  2. Take the bus from Umag Central Bus Station to Koper Central Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Avtobusna postaja Koper to Piran

15€ - 33€

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Piran 91.9 km

9€ - 14€

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Piran is 080 1404.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Piran is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Piran is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 080 1404.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Croatia from Slovenia.

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The cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Piran is to drive which costs 70 kn - 110 kn and takes 1h 29m.

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The fastest way to get from Rijeka to Piran is to drive which takes 1h 29m and costs 70 kn - 110 kn.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rijeka to Piran. However, there are services departing from Rijeka and arriving at Piran via Umag Central Bus Station and Avtobusna postaja Koper. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Rijeka and Piran is 72 km. The road distance is 91.9 km.

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The best way to get from Rijeka to Piran without a car is to line 482 train and bus which takes 3h 58m and costs 80 kn - 160 kn.

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It takes approximately 3h 58m to get from Rijeka to Piran, including transfers.

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Rijeka to Piran bus services, operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, depart from Rijeka station.

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Rijeka to Piran bus services, operated by Arriva Slovenia, arrive at Piran station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rijeka to Piran is 92 km. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Rijeka to Piran.

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There are 706+ hotels available in Piran. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 71.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 58m

What companies run services between Rijeka, Croatia and Piran, Slovenia?

You can take a bus from Rijeka to Piran via Umag Central Bus Station, Koper Central Bus Station, and Avtobusna postaja Koper in around 4h 25m.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Phone
+385 1 3782 583
Email
informacije@hzpp.hr
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Rijeka to Ilirska Bistrica
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Book at
Croatia Rail Pass
Train from Rijeka to Pivka
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Book at
Croatia Rail Pass
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Pivka to Koper
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
4€ - 12€
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
6€ - 8€
Regional Train Ticket
4€ - 6€
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
9€ - 12€
Bus operators
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Ilirska Bistrica ŽP to Piran
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Book at
Nomago
Economy
8€ - 12€
Premium
10€ - 15€
Family&friends
12€ - 17€
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Koper to Piran
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 15€
Book at
Nomago
Economy
7€ - 10€
Premium
9€ - 13€
Family&friends
10€ - 15€
Polet Vinkovci
Phone
+385 (0) 32 308 935
Email
polet@polet.hr
Website
polet.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Poreč
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
47€
Schedules at
polet.hr
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Umag
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Umag Central Bus Station to Koper Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Crnja Tours
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Koper to Piran
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Arriva Slovenia
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.
Phone
+386 2 530 16 00
Email
vozni.redi@apms.si
Website
apms.si
Bus from Avtobusna postaja Koper to Piran
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota D.D.
Ferry operators

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