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There are 5 ways to get from Villach to Rijeka by bus, train, night train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Rijeka 944

$15 - $27

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana D / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Rijeka N948 / ...

$18 - $28

Night train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$18 - $27

Train, night train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana D / ...
  2. Take the night train from Ljubljana to Rijeka En

$22 - $32

Drive  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Villach to Rijeka 129.1 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Villach to Rijeka is to night train which costs 16€ - 23€ and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Villach to Rijeka is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Villach and arriving at Rijeka. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Villach Hbf and arriving at Rijeka. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Villach and Rijeka is 150 km. The road distance is 206.6 km.

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The best way to get from Villach to Rijeka without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 50 min and costs 13€ - 23€.

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The bus from Villach to Rijeka takes 4 h 50 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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

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Villach to Rijeka train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Villach Hbf station.

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

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Map of how to get from Villach to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 93.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Villach, Austria and Rijeka, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Villach to Rijeka 4 times a week. Tickets cost $15 - $27 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min.

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 Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Villach Hbf to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Villach to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
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 Ljubljana to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

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Villach to Rijeka train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Rijeka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Villach to Rijeka is 207 km. It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to drive from Villach to Rijeka.

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