There are 8 ways to get from Thessaloniki to Rijeka by plane, bus, shuttle 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.

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Fly Thessaloniki to Zagreb, bus  •  10 h 22 min

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

$135 - $357

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Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  17 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Rijeka

$73 - $103

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Fly Thessaloniki to Trieste, bus  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Trieste (TRS) SKG - TRS
  2. Take the bus from Trieste Airport, Trieste Airport to Rijeka

$138 - $323

Fly Thessaloniki to Rijeka  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Rijeka (RJK) SKG - RJK

$180 - $1,015

Fly Thessaloniki to Ljubljana, shuttle, bus  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Thessaloniki (SKG) to Ljubljana (LJU) SKG - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$151 - $516

Bus to Skopje, fly to Zagreb, bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  2. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Zagreb (ZAG) SKP - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

$111 - $298

Bus Hafet Tours  •  23 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
  2. Take the bus from Tetovo to Rijeka

$91 - $125

Drive  •  11 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Thessaloniki to Rijeka 735.3 miles

$170 - $260

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Thessaloniki to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Thessaloniki and arriving at Rijeka via Skopje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 6 min.

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The distance between Thessaloniki and Rijeka is 864 km. The road distance is 1176.4 km.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Rijeka without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 22 min to get from Thessaloniki to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Thessaloniki to Rijeka bus services, operated by Simeonidis Tours, depart from Thessaloniki station.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Rijeka is to fly which takes 8 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 6 min.

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There is no direct flight from Thessaloniki Airport to Zagreb Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Thessaloniki to Rijeka bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, arrive at Rijeka station.

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Rijeka is 1 h behind Thessaloniki. It is currently 12:03 PM in Thessaloniki and 11:03 AM in Rijeka.

Yes, the driving distance between Thessaloniki to Rijeka is 1176 km. It takes approximately 11 h 51 min to drive from Thessaloniki to Rijeka.

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Map of how to get from Thessaloniki to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 540 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 22 min

What companies run services between Thessaloniki, Greece and Rijeka, Croatia?

Eurowings, Aegean Airlines and Croatia Airlines fly from Thessaloniki to Rijeka 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Thessaloniki to Rijeka via Skopje in around 17 h 6 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Flights from Thessaloniki to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Thessaloniki to Trieste via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rijeka via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Flights from Thessaloniki to Trieste via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,400
Flights from Skopje to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Zagreb via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Rijeka via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Thessaloniki to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste Airport, Trieste Airport to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
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 Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Simeonidis Tours
Phone
+30-2310540970
Email
info@simeonidistours.gr
Website
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki Büro Simeonidis to Skopje Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
simeonidistours.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
12 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Tetovo to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com

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Eurowings, Austrian Airlines, Olympic Air and six other airlines offer flights from Thessaloniki Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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There are 4954+ hotels available in Rijeka. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Thessaloniki to Thessaloniki Airport is to shuttle which takes 42 min and costs .

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