There are 5 ways to get from Rijeka to Zagreb by bus, train, rideshare 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

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Zagreb 940

$9 - $60

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rijeka to Zagreb 102.8 miles

$9

3 alternative options

Bus Pleso Prijevoz  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor to Zagreb Airport

$28 - $40

Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Rijeka to Zagreb

$16 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Rijeka to Zagreb 102.8 miles

$20 - $30

What companies run services between Rijeka, Croatia and Zagreb, Croatia?

Arriva d.o.o. operates a bus from Rijeka to Zagreb every 4 hours, and the journey takes 2 h. Five other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Rijeka to Zagreb twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
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
Polet Vonkovci
Phone
+385 (0) 32 308 935
Email
polet@polet.hr
Website
polet.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
polet.hr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rijeka to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rijeka and Zagreb is 131 km. The road distance is 164 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rijeka to Zagreb is to rideshare which costs 54 kn and takes 2 h 14 min.

The quickest way to get from Rijeka to Zagreb is to drive which takes 1 h 49 min and costs 120 kn - 190 kn.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rijeka and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rijeka and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

The bus from Rijeka to Zagreb takes 2 h including transfers and departs every four hours.