There are 9 ways to get from Split to Rijeka by bus, train, car, plane or night bus

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 Samoborček  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Gospić
  2. Take the bus from Gospic to Rijeka

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Senj, Starigrad 941
  2. Take the bus from Senj, Starigrad to Rijeka 941

$22 - $37

7 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Ostarije
  2. Take the train from Ostarije to Rijeka

$28 - $40

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Rijeka 941

$35 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Split to Rijeka 259.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  5 h 40 min

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

$71 - $198

Fly to Rijeka  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Rijeka (RJK) SPU - RJK

$61 - $916

Fly to Venice  •  8 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Venice (VCE) SPU - VCE

$103 - $793

Fly to Pula, night bus  •  5 h 40 min

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

$68 - $248

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Split to Rijeka is to train which costs 180 kn - 260 kn and takes 8 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Rijeka is to fly which costs 380 kn - 6.000 kn and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Split and Rijeka is 257 km. The road distance is 415.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Split to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Split and arriving at Rijeka. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Rijeka via Ostarije. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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

You can take a bus from Split to Rijeka via Gospić and Gospic in around 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Split to Rijeka via Ostarije in around 8 h 2 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Split to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Flights from Split to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Trade Air
Website
trade-air.com
Flights from Split to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Flights from Split to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Split to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $260
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Split to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Ostarije
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Ostarije to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$11 - $15
Bus operators
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Split to Gospić
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Velebit Tours
Phone
053 560 388
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Gospic to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Split to Senj, Starigrad
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Senj, Starigrad to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Split to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Pula to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
8 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

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