There are 5 ways to get from Rovinj to Cres by bus, ferry, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

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, Catamaran  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovinj to Rijeka
  2. Take the Catamaran from Rijeka to Cres 9308

$6 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus, busferry via Rijeka  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovinj to Rijeka
  2. Take the busferry from Rijeka to Cres

Bus Globtour, busferry  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovinj Zob to Zagorje Plomin
  2. Take the busferry from Brestova to Cres

Bus Autobusni Promet, busferry  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Rovinj to Opatija
  2. Take the busferry from Opatija to Cres

Drive, line 332 car ferry  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Rovinj to Valbiska
  2. Take the line 332 car ferry from Valbiska to Merag 332

$19 - $31

Questions & Answers

The distance between Rovinj and Cres is 62 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rovinj to Cres is to bus and Catamaran which costs 35 kn - 50 kn and takes 3 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Rovinj to Cres is to drive and line 332 car ferry which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 120 kn - 200 kn.

No, there is no direct bus from Rovinj to Cres. However, there are services departing from Rovinj and arriving at Cres via Rijeka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 29 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Rovinj to Cres, including transfers.

What companies run services between Rovinj, Croatia and Cres, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Rovinj to Cres. However, you can take the bus to Rijeka, take the walk to Rijeka, then take the Catamaran to Cres. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rovinj to Cres via Rijeka in around 4 h 29 min.

Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rovinj to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Rijeka to Cres
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Brestova to Cres
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Opatija to Cres
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Rovinj Zob to Zagorje Plomin
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Rovinj to Opatija
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Ferry from Rijeka to Cres
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$6 - $8
Car ferry from Valbiska to Merag
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $3

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