There are 6 ways to get from Rijeka to Salzburg by bus, night train, train, car or plane

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  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Salzburg

$34 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus, night train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Villach 944 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf. En

$30 - $56

4 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj / ...

$47 - $77

Night train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the night train from Rijeka to Salzburg Hbf En

$30 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Salzburg 243.1 miles

$45 - $70

Bus, fly, train  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste, Trieste Airport
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Munich (MUC) TRS - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$145 - $564

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Salzburg is to night train which costs 210 kn - 310 kn and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rijeka to Salzburg is to drive which takes 4 h 11 min and costs 300 kn - 440 kn.

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The distance between Rijeka and Salzburg is 295 km. The road distance is 389 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Rijeka to Salzburg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rijeka to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Rijeka and arriving at Salzburg via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Rijeka and arriving at Salzburg Hbf. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 14 min.

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

You can take a bus from Rijeka to Salzburg via Trieste in around 7 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rijeka to Salzburg via Ljubljana and Villach Hbf in around 8 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Trieste to Munich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf.
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
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
$15 - $22
Night train from Rijeka to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Trieste to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rijeka to Villach
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste, Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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