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There are 4 ways to get from Villach to Opatija by bus, night train or car

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Bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Opatija 944

110 kn - 140 kn

3 alternative options

Bus via Ljubljana  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Ljubljana N981 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Opatija 958 / ...

120 kn - 215 kn

Night train  •  4h 53m

  1. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Jurdani En

316 kn - 422 kn

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Villach to Opatija 201.9 km

160 kn - 240 kn

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The cheapest way to get from Villach to Opatija is to bus which costs 15€ - 19€ and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Villach to Opatija is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 2h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Villach and arriving at Opatija. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h 35m.

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The distance between Villach and Opatija is 146 km. The road distance is 201.9 km.

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The best way to get from Villach to Opatija without a car is to bus which takes 4h 35m and costs 15€ - 19€.

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The bus from Villach to Opatija takes 4h 35m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Villach to Opatija bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Villach station.

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Villach to Opatija bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Opatija station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Villach to Opatija is 202 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Villach to Opatija.

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  • Distance: 146.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 35m

What companies run services between Villach, Austria and Opatija, Primorsko-Goranska, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Villach to Opatija twice daily. Tickets cost 110 kn - 140 kn and the journey takes 4h 35m. Alternatively, EuroNight operates a vehicle from Villach Hbf to Jurdani 6 times a week. Tickets cost 200 kn - 290 kn and the journey takes 4h 44m.

Train operators
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Villach to Opatija
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 140 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Villach to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60 kn - 75 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Opatija
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
60 kn - 80 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Villach Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
65 kn - 140 kn
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Nomago
Economy
65 kn - 95 kn
Premium
85 kn - 120 kn
Family&friends
95 kn - 140 kn

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