There are 3 ways to get from Trieste to Novalja 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.

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Bus, Catamaran  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka 409 / ...
  2. Take the Catamaran from Rijeka to Novalja 9309

$13 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka 409 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rijeka to Novalja

$32 - $36

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Trieste to Prizna
  2. Take the car ferry from Prizna to Zigljen 335

$31 - $46

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Trieste to Novalja is to bus and Catamaran which costs 11€ - 19€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trieste to Novalja is to drive and car ferry which costs 27€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between Trieste and Novalja is 149 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Trieste to Novalja, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Trieste to Novalja.
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  • Distance: 93.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Trieste, Italy and Novalja, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Trieste to Novalja. However, you can take the bus to Rijeka, take the walk to Rijeka, then take the Catamaran to Novalja. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Trieste to Novalja via Rijeka in around 6 h.

Bus operators
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
$10
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Rijeka to Novalja
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Ferry from Rijeka to Novalja
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$8 - $12
Car ferry from Prizna to Zigljen
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $2
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Car ferry from Prizna to Žigljen
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ap.hr
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Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Car ferry from Prizna to Zigljen
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

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