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There are 11 ways to get from Vilnius to Rijeka by plane, bus, train, shuttle or car

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Fly to Rijeka  •  7h 27m

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Rijeka (RJK) VNO - RJK

1.390 kn - 2.251 kn

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Train  •  31h 57m

  1. Take the train from Vilnius to Warsaw
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica Ic
  3. Take the train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Rijeka Ic

480 kn - 1.104 kn

9 alternative options

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  10h 3m

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Zagreb (ZAG) VNO - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Rijeka - Autobusni Kolodvor

930 kn - 4.591 kn

Fly to Ljubljana, train  •  12h 26m

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Ljubljana (LJU) VNO - LJU
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

1.000 kn - 2.611 kn

Fly to Trieste, bus  •  10h 17m

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Trieste (TRS) VNO - TRS
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station

1.060 kn - 4.201 kn

Fly to Venice Treviso, shuttle  •  9h 23m

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Venice Treviso (TSF) VNO - TSF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Treviso Airport to Rijeka

680 kn - 3.871 kn

Fly to Pula, bus  •  10h 46m

  1. Fly from Vilnius (VNO) to Pula (PUY) VNO - PUY
  2. Take the bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station

1.075 kn - 1.941 kn

Train via Ljubljana  •  28h 1m

  1. Take the train from Vilnius to Warsaw
  2. Take the train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf Eic
  3. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Ljubljana Ec
  4. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 481 / ...

960 kn - 1.434 kn

Bus  •  30h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius Central Bus Station to Grodno Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Grodno Bus Station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
  3. Take the bus from Warsaw to Karlovac
  4. Take the bus from Karlovac to Rijeka

758 kn - 933 kn

Bus via Wrocław  •  31h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Vilnius to Wrocław
  2. Take the bus from Wrocław, Dworzec Autobusowy to Rijeka bus station N919

664 kn - 849 kn

Drive  •  17h 21m

  1. Drive from Vilnius to Rijeka 1620.5 km

1.200 kn - 1.800 kn

Vilnius to Rijeka by train

The train journey time between Vilnius and Rijeka is around 37h 10m and covers a distance of around 1781 km. The fastest train normally takes 37h 10m. Services are operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), PKP Intercity, Austrian Railways (ÖBB) and others. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
37h 10m
Fastest train time:
37h 10m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
960 kn
Carbon emissions:
93 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:05
Last train departs at:
06:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vilnius to Rijeka train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Croatia from Lithuania

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Lithuania
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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Lithuania

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Rules to follow in Croatia

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Considerations leaving from Lithuania

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from Lithuania.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rijeka is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rijeka is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rijeka is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Lithuania from Croatia.

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Last updated: 6 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Vilnius to Rijeka is to bus via Wrocław which costs $100 - $140 and takes 31h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Vilnius to Rijeka is to fly which costs $220 - $370 and takes 7h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vilnius station to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Vilnius Central Bus Station and arriving at Rijeka via Grodno Bus Station, Warsaw and Karlovac. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vilnius to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Vilnius and arriving at Rijeka via Warszawa Centralna, Wien Hbf and Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28h 1m.

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The distance between Vilnius and Rijeka is 1294 km. The road distance is 1620.5 km.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Rijeka without a car is to train via Ljubljana which takes 28h 1m and costs $150 - $230.

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It takes approximately 7h 27m to get from Vilnius to Rijeka, including transfers.

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Vilnius to Rijeka bus services, operated by Grodno Transport, depart from Vilnius Central Bus Station.

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Vilnius to Rijeka train services, operated by Lithuanian Railways (LG), depart from Vilnius station.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Rijeka is to fly which takes 7h 27m and costs $220 - $370. Alternatively, you can train via Ljubljana, which costs $150 - $230 and takes 28h 1m, you could also bus, which costs $120 - $150 and takes 30h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Vilnius to Rijeka.
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  • Distance: 1294.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 27m

What companies run services between Vilnius, Lithuania and Rijeka, Croatia?

Air Baltic and Lufthansa fly from Vilnius to Rijeka 3 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vilnius to Rijeka via Warsaw, Warszawa Centralna, Wien Hbf, and Ljubljana in around 28h 1m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vilnius to Rijeka via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
2.600 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2.400 kn - 9.000 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.100 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 kn - 4.100 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 6.000 kn
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zagreb via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Ljubljana via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
600 kn - 1.900 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Vilnius to Ljubljana via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Pula via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.400 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Pula via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.600 kn
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zagreb via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
2.000 kn - 5.500 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
900 kn - 2.500 kn
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zagreb via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 4.700 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Trieste via Stockholm, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.500 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
220 kn - 1.200 kn
Flights from Vilnius to Venice Treviso via Boryspil
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
280 kn - 1.400 kn
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Vilnius to Pula via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
6h 31m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.100 kn
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Vilnius to Rijeka via Riga
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.300 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vilnius to Zagreb via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 4.700 kn
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Vilnius to Ljubljana via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
850 kn - 2.900 kn
Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Ljubljana to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 130 kn
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
70 kn - 90 kn
Regional Train Ticket
60 kn - 80 kn
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
100 kn - 130 kn
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
Phone
(+370) 700 55111
Email
nuomone@litrail.lt
Website
litrail.lt
Train from Vilnius to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
250 kn - 360 kn
Website
Lithuanian Railways (LG)
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 200 kn
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
100 kn - 130 kn
1st Class
160 kn - 200 kn
Train from Warszawa Centralna to Bratislava Hlavna Stanica
Ave. Duration
8h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 200 kn
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
100 kn - 130 kn
1st Class
150 kn - 200 kn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
550 kn - 750 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Bratislava Hlavna Stanica to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
12h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 550 kn
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
130 kn - 180 kn
1st Class
330 kn - 550 kn
Bus operators
Pleso Prijevoz
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50 kn - 65 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Wrocław, Dworzec Autobusowy to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
370 kn - 450 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Bus from Karlovac Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
85 kn - 170 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
GoOpti
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Phone
+385 (0)31 214 388
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50 kn - 70 kn
Website
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Porec Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Bus from Karlovac Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
60 kn - 90 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Poreč to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 90 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Grodno Transport
Website
avgrodno.by
Bus from Vilnius Central Bus Station to Grodno Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
44 kn
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Bus from Grodno Bus Station to Warsaw Zachodni Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120 kn
Schedules at
avgrodno.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
Brest Transport
Phone
114
Email
av@brest.by
Website
av.brest.by
Bus from Vilnius Central Bus Station to Grodno Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
27 kn - 45 kn
Schedules at
av.brest.by
Book at
ticketbus.by
GlobTourist
Phone
+48 94 354 54 19
Email
info@globtourist.com
Website
globtourist.com
Bus from Warsaw to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
18h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
550 kn - 600 kn
Schedules at
globtourist.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com

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There is no direct flight from Vilnius Airport to Rijeka Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 45m and has one stopover.

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Vilnius to Rijeka bus services, operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, arrive at Rijeka station.

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Rijeka is 1h behind Vilnius. It is currently 1:28 AM in Vilnius and 12:28 AM in Rijeka.

Vilnius to Rijeka train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), arrive at Rijeka station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vilnius to Rijeka is 1620 km. It takes approximately 17h 21m to drive from Vilnius to Rijeka.

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Air Baltic and Lufthansa offer flights from Vilnius Airport to Rijeka Airport.

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There are 125+ hotels available in Rijeka. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Vilnius to Vilnius Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs $28 - $45.

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