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There are 10 intercity buses per day from Pula to Rijeka. Traveling by bus from Pula to Rijeka usually takes around 2 hours and 5 minutes, but the fastest Nomago bus can make the trip in just one hour and 15 minutes.
|Distance||43 mi (69 km)|
|Shortest duration||1h 15m|
|Trips per day||10|
|Most frequent service||Nomago|
What bus companies travel from Pula to Rijeka?
There are 4 bus lines from Pula to Rijeka available for you to search and book on Wanderu. With 6 daily trips, Nomago usually has the most buses running on any given day. Here are some time and price comparisons for all the available options:
|Bus||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|APP by Arriva||2||2h 48m||$19.89|
|Autotrans by Arriva||2||2h 22m||$21.05|
APP by Arriva
Book APP by Arriva from Pula to Rijeka from $20. There are 2 APP by Arriva schedules from Pula to Rijeka and you can expect on average to pay for a APP by Arriva ticket to Rijeka. In Pula, APP by Arriva departs to Rijeka from Bus Station and no other station. In Rijeka, APP by Arriva arrives at Bus Station and no other station.
An average trip on APP by Arriva from Pula to Rijeka takes 2 hours and 48 minutes , while the fastest available APP by Arriva trip will get you to Rijeka in 1 hours and 15 minutes .
On weekends, APP by Arriva offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Rijeka.
Autotrans by Arriva
Book Autotrans by Arriva from Pula to Rijeka from $20. There are 2 Autotrans by Arriva schedules from Pula to Rijeka and you can expect on average to pay for a Autotrans by Arriva ticket to Rijeka. In Pula, Autotrans by Arriva departs to Rijeka from Bus Station and no other station. In Rijeka, Autotrans by Arriva arrives at Bus Station and no other station.
An average trip on Autotrans by Arriva from Pula to Rijeka takes 2 hours and 22 minutes , while the fastest available Autotrans by Arriva trip will get you to Rijeka in 1 hours and 15 minutes .
On weekends, Autotrans by Arriva offers 2 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Rijeka.
First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 1 trips from Pula to Rijeka, and usually makes the trip in about 1 hours and 25 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.
Book Nomago from Pula to Rijeka from $18. There are 6 Nomago schedules from Pula to Rijeka and you can expect on average to pay for a Nomago ticket to Rijeka. In Pula, Nomago departs to Rijeka from Bus Station and no other station. In Rijeka, Nomago arrives at Bus Station and no other station.
An average trip on Nomago from Pula to Rijeka takes 1 hours and 55 minutes , while the fastest available Nomago trip will get you to Rijeka in 1 hours and 15 minutes .
On weekends, Nomago offers 6 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Rijeka.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Pula to Rijeka during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the bus ride from Pula to Rijeka?
The bus takes an average of 2 hours and 5 minutes to cover the 69 kilometers from Pula to Rijeka. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 15 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.
What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?
"With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Rijeka, book your ticket for the last day of the week."
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Pula?
The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Pula to Rijeka, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
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Situated at the southern tip of the Istrian peninsula, Pula is the largest city in Croatia's Istria County. Known for its Roman monuments and many summertime festivals, Pula is a vibrant coastal town with much to explore.
The most renowned attraction in Pula is the Roman Amphitheater. Once home to gladiatorial battles over 2,000 years ago, the amphitheater now stages many annual festivals and live concerts. The Roman Temple of Augustus also still stands in the city, and the small adjoining museum houses various stone carvings and relics from the 1st century.
For a taste of local life, visit the lively Pula Market. With around 60 stalls selling local fresh fish, meat, vegetables, and everything in between, the market is a great place to take a stroll and get to know the locals.
A trip to Pula would be incomplete without visiting one of its exceptionally scenic nearby beaches. One of the most popular is the Verudela peninsula, which can be easily accessed by bus from the city. Spend the day relaxing on the shingle beach in front of clear blue waters, or take shelter from the sun at Aquarium Pula.
Since the city is a popular destination, transport to Pula is well-established. Pula Airport welcomes many daily flights from various European cities. The sizable bus station allows for bus access from many points across Europe, and the train station provides routes to several major towns across Istria and Slovenia.
Where does the bus leave from in Pula?
Main departure station: Bus Station
Most buses depart from the main station in Pula.
All bus stations in Pula:
Where does the bus arrive in Rijeka?
Main arrival station: Bus Station
All buses from Pula arrive at one main station in Rijeka.
Bus stations in Rijeka:
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