There are 11 ways to get from Rijeka to Zürich by plane, bus, train, night bus or car

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

Fly from Venice  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zurich (ZRH) VCE - ZRH

$110 - $689

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste N535 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Zurich 409

$50 - $96

9 alternative options

Bus to Zagreb, fly  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor to Zagreb Airport
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Zurich (ZRH) ZAG - ZRH

$115 - $344

Train to Ljubljana, fly  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zurich (ZRH) LJU - ZRH

$121 - $360

Bus to Trieste, fly  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Zurich (ZRH) TRS - ZRH

$123 - $591

Night bus to Pula, fly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rijeka to Pula
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zurich (ZRH) PUY - ZRH

$146 - $515

Train to Graz, fly  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Zurich (ZRH) GRZ - ZRH

$161 - $705

Bus Eurolines CH  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Zurich

$60 - $75

Bus, train  •  11 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre Rv / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Milano Centrale Fr
  4. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zuerich Hb Ec

$78 - $138

Train  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Ljubljana Istria First Water
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zürich HB En

$105 - $175

Drive  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Zürich 477.6 miles

$95 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Zürich is to bus which costs 370 kn - 450 kn and takes 11 h.

More details

The quickest way to get from Rijeka to Zürich is to night bus and fly which costs 900 kn - 3.300 kn and takes 5 h 49 min.

More details

The distance between Rijeka and Zürich is 506 km. The road distance is 764.1 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 55 min to get from Rijeka to Zürich, including transfers.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rijeka and arriving at Zurich. Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Rijeka to Zürich. However, there are services departing from Rijeka and arriving at Zürich HB via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 59 min.

More details

What companies run services between Rijeka, Croatia and Zürich, Switzerland?

Swiss, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Rijeka to Zürich 5 times a day. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Rijeka to Zürich 4 times a week. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Venice to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Trieste to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Zurich via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Zurich via Munich, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Pula to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Pula to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $190
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Graz to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Graz to Zurich via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Zurich via Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Pula to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$25 - $190
Train operators
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
$16 - $22
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
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
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
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 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Rijeka to Zurich
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
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
$10
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

Want to know more about travelling around Switzerland

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.