There are 8 ways to get from Salzburg to Rijeka 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 38 min

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

$35 - $50

Cheapest option

Night train, bus  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Villach Hbf En
  2. Take the bus from Villach to Rijeka 996 / ...

$27 - $52

6 alternative options

Train, night train  •  8 h 59 min

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

$50 - $76

Train, bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Udine Rex / ...
  3. Take the train from Udine to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...
  4. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$56 - $112

Night train  •  7 h 45 min

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

$30 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Rijeka 243.5 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Salzburg to Ljubljana, bus  •  9 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Ljubljana (LJU) SZG - LJU
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$131 - $629

Train to Munich, fly to Trieste, bus  •  8 h 12 min

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

$155 - $575

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Rijeka is to night train which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Rijeka is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Rijeka is 295 km. The road distance is 389.6 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from Salzburg to Rijeka, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Rijeka via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 38 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Rijeka. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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

You can take a bus from Salzburg to Rijeka via Trieste in around 7 h 38 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Munich to Trieste
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Cologne/Bonn Apt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Salzburg to Ljubljana via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $29
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $29
Train from Udine to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Udine
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Trenitalia Eurocity
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Salzburg to Trieste
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Villach to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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