Travel from Austria to Croatia is: Fully open. See details.

Need a hotel room in Rijeka?

Book now

There are 10 ways to get from Wien Hbf to Rijeka by bus, train, car, plane, shuttle or ferry

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 via Zagreb  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Wien to Zagreb
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rijeka Zagreb Central Bus Station - Rijeka Central Bus Station / ...

249 kn - 442 kn

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna International Airport to Rijeka bus station N919

205 kn - 272 kn

8 alternative options

Train  •  9h 51m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Ljubljana Ec
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka 481 / ...

630 kn - 881 kn

Drive  •  4h 55m

  1. Drive from Wien Hbf to Rijeka 489 km

370 kn - 550 kn

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  5h 20m

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

488 kn - 2.075 kn

Fly to Klagenfurt, shuttle, train  •  8h 2m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Klagenfurt (KLU) VIE - KLU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

973 kn - 2.585 kn

Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  8h 7m

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

598 kn - 4.155 kn

Fly to Graz, shuttle, train  •  8h 33m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Graz (GRZ) VIE - GRZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Graz Airport to Ljubljana
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

1.128 kn - 4.685 kn

Fly to Pula, bus  •  7h 13m

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

433 kn - 2.025 kn

Fly to Zadar, ferry  •  8h 48m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zadar (ZAD) VIE - ZAD
  2. Take the ferry from Zadar to Rijeka

598 kn - 3.025 kn

Wien Hbf to Rijeka by walk and bus

The journey time between Wien Hbf and Rijeka is around 7h 30m and covers a distance of around 526 km. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 30m. Services are operated by Croatia Bus International, Skreb, Autotrans d.d. and others. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 30m
Fastest journey time:
7h 30m
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
249 kn
Carbon emissions:
65 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:00
Last service departs at:
08:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wien Hbf to Rijeka walk and bus schedules

Austria → Croatia
Fully open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Croatia from Austria

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
Show more details
Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

Show less

Conditions of entry into Croatia from Austria

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
Show more details
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, Austria, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Malta, New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Rwanda, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea and Thailand
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania

Show less

Rules to follow in Croatia

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Austria

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Croatia is currently allowed from Austria.

Explore travel options

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
  • Regional restriction measures in place

Explore travel options

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 Austria from Croatia.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wien Hbf to Rijeka is to bus which costs €27 - €40 and takes 9h 33m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Wien Hbf to Rijeka is to drive which costs €45 - €75 and takes 4h 55m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Wien Hbf to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Wien and arriving at Rijeka via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 36m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Wien Hbf to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Rijeka via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 51m.

More details

The distance between Wien Hbf and Rijeka is 350 km. The road distance is 489 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Wien Hbf to Rijeka without a car is to bus via Zagreb which takes 7h 36m and costs €30 - €60.

More details

It takes approximately 7h 36m to get from Wien Hbf to Rijeka, including transfers.

More details

Wien Hbf to Rijeka bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna International Airport station.

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Wien Hbf to Rijeka is to bus via Zagreb which takes 7h 36m and costs €30 - €60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €80 - €120 and takes 9h 51m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Wien Hbf to Rijeka.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 350.3 km
  • Duration: 7h 36m

What companies run services between Wien Hbf, Austria and Rijeka, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Wien Hbf to Rijeka via Wien and Zagreb in around 7h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Wien Hbf to Rijeka via Ljubljana in around 9h 51m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Vienna to Klagenfurt
Ave. Duration
43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kn - 1.600 kn
Flights from Vienna to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.500 kn
Flights from Vienna to Graz
Ave. Duration
36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.100 kn
Flights from Vienna to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.800 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Vienna to Pula via Zadar
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 4.400 kn
Flights from Vienna to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.800 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Pula
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
270 kn - 1.200 kn
Flights from Vienna to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
170 kn - 2.300 kn
Train operators
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
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
Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Wien to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
180 kn - 270 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Skreb
Phone
098606060
Email
info@bus60.hr
Website
bus60.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
60 kn
Schedules at
bus60.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 180 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
70 kn - 110 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Poreč to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 90 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 100 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna International Airport to Rijeka bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
190 kn - 230 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80 kn - 110 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
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.
Pleso Prijevoz
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Klagenfurt Flughafen to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
75 kn - 1.100 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
75 kn - 240 kn
Private
320 kn - 1.100 kn
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
280 kn - 2.400 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
280 kn - 750 kn
Private
1.300 kn - 2.400 kn
Shuttle from Graz Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
280 kn - 2.400 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
280 kn - 300 kn
Private
1.000 kn - 2.400 kn
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
Ferry operators
G&V Line Iadera
Phone
+385 23 250 733
Email
info@gv-zadar.hr
Website
gv-zadar.com
Ferry from Zadar to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
160 kn - 290 kn
Website
G&V Line Iadera
Low Season Price
160 kn - 280 kn
High Season Price
190 kn - 290 kn

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.

More Questions & Answers

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

Search flights

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

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Wien Hbf to Rijeka is 489 km. It takes approximately 4h 55m to drive from Wien Hbf to Rijeka.

Get driving directions

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

Search flights

There are 124+ hotels available in Rijeka. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

More details

The best way to get from Wien Hbf to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs €11 - €21.

More details