There are 4 ways to get from Venice to Rijeka by bus, train, car, ferry or shuttle

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  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Rijeka N406 / ...

$13 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka 406 / ...

$16 - $38

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Rijeka 142.8 miles

$30 - $50

Ferry, shuttle  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the ferry from Rialto to Aeroporto Venice Linea ARANCIO
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Rijeka

$49 - $379

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Rijeka. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

More details

The distance between Venice and Rijeka is 165 km. The road distance is 228.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Venice to Rijeka without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

More details

The bus from Venice, Venice to Rijeka takes 3 h 45 min including transfers and departs once daily.

More details

Venice to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

More details

Venice to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rijeka station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Rijeka is 228 km. It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to drive from Venice to Rijeka.

Get driving directions

Book your Venice to Rijeka bus tickets online with FlixBus.

Search and book

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

More details

Map of how to get from Venice to Rijeka.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 103.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Rijeka, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Rijeka once daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
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 - $13
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Alilaguna Lines
Phone
+39 041 2401701
Email
info@alilaguna.it
Website
alilaguna.it
Ferry from Rialto to Aeroporto Venice
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
alilaguna.it

Want to know more about travelling around Croatia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.