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Bus, Catamaran  •  7 h 34 min

  1. 409
  2. 9309

$23 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  7 h 50 min

  1. 409

$41 - $49

Train, bus, Catamaran  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Rv / ...

$34 - $57

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 57 min

  1. 335

$53 - $77

Shuttle, bus and ferry  •  8 h 22 min

$72 - $402

What companies run services between Venice Airport (VCE), Italy and Novalja, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Venice Airport (VCE) 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 Venice Airport (VCE) to Novalja via Rijeka in around 7 h 50 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Rijeka to Novalja
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
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
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Ferry from Rijeka to Novalja
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$10 - $14
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
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Venice Airport (VCE) and Novalja is 226 km.

The cheapest way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Novalja is to bus and Catamaran which costs 19€ - 30€ and takes 7 h 34 min.

The quickest way to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Novalja is to drive and car ferry which takes 4 h 57 min and costs 40€ - 70€.

No, there is no direct bus from Venice Airport (VCE) to Novalja. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Novalja via Rijeka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 34 min to get from Venice Airport (VCE) to Novalja, including transfers.