There are 11 ways to get from Zürich to Rijeka by bus, train, night train, car, plane or night bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus Eurolines CH  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Rijeka

$60 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Trieste 409
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka 409 / ...

$53 - $88

9 alternative options

Train, night train  •  15 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Jesenice(SL) En
  2. Take the night train from Jesenice(SL) to Rijeka En

$109 - $174

Drive  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Rijeka 478 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Zurich to Zagreb, bus  •  6 h 44 min

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

$106 - $344

Fly Zurich to Venice  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Venice (VCE) ZRH - VCE

$98 - $679

Fly Zurich to Pula, night bus  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Pula (PUY) ZRH - PUY
  2. Take the night bus from Pula to Rijeka

$137 - $513

Fly Zurich to Ljubljana, night bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU
  2. Take the night bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$132 - $506

Train to Basel, fly to Venice  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Venice (VCE) BSL - VCE

$126 - $743

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Rijeka  •  7 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Böblingen
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Rijeka (RJK) STR - RJK

$142 - $398

Fly Zurich to Graz, bus  •  9 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Graz (GRZ) ZRH - GRZ
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rijeka

$147 - $671

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Rijeka is to bus which costs SFr 60 - SFr 75 and takes 11 h.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Rijeka is to fly and night bus which costs SFr 130 - SFr 550 and takes 6 h 24 min.

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The distance between Zürich and Rijeka is 506 km. The road distance is 764.8 km.

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The bus from Zurich to Rijeka takes 11 h including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zurich and arriving at Rijeka. Services depart four times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Rijeka. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Rijeka via Jesenice(SL). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 47 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Rijeka is 765 km. It takes approximately 7 h 52 min to drive from Zürich to Rijeka.

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  • Distance: 316.1 miles
  • Duration: 11 h

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Rijeka, Croatia?

Eurolines CH operates a bus from Zürich to Rijeka 4 times a week. Tickets cost $60 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h. Alternatively, Swiss, easyJet and two other airlines fly from Zürich to Rijeka 4 times a day.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Zurich to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Zurich to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Basel to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Graz
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Zurich to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Basel to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Pula
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Jesenice(SL)
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Böblingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Trieste
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Pula to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $10
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 Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Skreb
Phone
098606060
Website
bus60.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
bus60.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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