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There are 11 ways to get from Vienna to Novalja by bus, bus and ferry, train, car, car ferry, plane, ferry, shuttle or night bus

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Bus  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien Stadion Center to Zagreb
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Gospic

$60 - $83

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Bus Crnja Tours, bus and ferry  •  10 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Wien Stadion Center to Zagreb
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Zagreb to Novalja

$42 - $75

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Train, drive, car ferry  •  12 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Gospić
  3. Drive from Gospić to Prizna
  4. Take the car ferry from Prizna to Zigljen 335

$68 - $104

Train, bus and ferry  •  12 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Zagreb to Novalja

$62 - $108

Bus FlixBus, bus and ferry  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Rijeka 958
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Rijeka to Novalja

$44 - $80

Drive  •  7 h

  1. Drive from Vienna to Novalja 426.2 miles

$80 - $130

Fly to Zagreb, bus, Catamaran  •  9 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VIE - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor
  3. Take the Catamaran from Rijeka to Novalja

$130 - $360

Fly to Split, bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Split (SPU) VIE - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Split to Novalja

$129 - $383

Fly to Ljubljana, shuttle, night bus, Catamaran  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Ljubljana (LJU) VIE - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
  3. Take the night bus from Trieste to Rijeka
  4. Take the Catamaran from Rijeka to Novalja

$146 - $562

Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle, night bus, Catamaran  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Trieste Centrale
  3. Take the night bus from Trieste to Rijeka
  4. Take the Catamaran from Rijeka to Novalja

$141 - $642

Fly to Venice, shuttle, Catamaran  •  11 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Venice (VCE) VIE - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Rijeka
  3. Take the Catamaran from Rijeka to Novalja

$157 - $755

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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Novalja is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 10 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Novalja is to drive which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 7 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Novalja. However, there are services departing from Wien Stadion Center and arriving at Novalja via Zagreb and Gospic. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 46 min.

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The distance between Vienna and Novalja is 422 km. The road distance is 681.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Novalja without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 46 min and costs 50€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 46 min to get from Vienna to Novalja, including transfers.

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Vienna to Novalja bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Wien Stadion Center station.

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Vienna to Novalja bus services, operated by Velebit Tours, arrive at Gospic station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Novalja is 682 km. It takes approximately 7 h to drive from Vienna to Novalja.

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  • Distance: 263.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 46 min

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Novalja, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Vienna to Novalja via Zagreb and Gospic in around 9 h 46 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Vienna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Wien Stadion Center to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Velebit Tours
Phone
08008885
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Gospic
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Gospić
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus and ferry from Zagreb to Novalja
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
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 Vienna, Vienna Erdberg to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 and ferry from Rijeka to Novalja
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $27
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $39
Private
$110 - $200
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$40 - $44
Private
$170 - $310
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$40 - $110
Private
$200 - $370
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Prizna to Zigljen
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $2
Ferry from Rijeka to Novalja
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$9 - $12
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
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Car ferry from Prizna to Žigljen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com

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Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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There are 4052+ hotels available in Novalja. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs 11€.

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