How to Reach Opatija, Croatia

The Easiest Way to Reach Opatija


  • There is no airport for Opatija; and if you are traveling by air, you have take flights to Croatian cities of Pula or Rijeka. Opatija is connected to the city of Rijeka by road. The Bus 32 reaches the Opatija Riveria and the frequency is favorable for travelling.
  • You can also reach Opatija by taking trains from Ljubljana.


  • There is no public Opatija transportation. The town is pretty walkable and the best way to get around Opatija is on foot. Exploring the beauty as you walk through the streets of this alluring haven is definitely a good idea.

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Modes of Transportation in Opatija

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Opatija. The most preferred mode of transport in Opatija is Walking.

Average distance: 7.08 km Average time: 28 min

  • Walking 38.46%
    Walking 28 min Bike 5.4 min Bus 2 min Overall average time for 4.2 kms 35.4 min
  • Motorbike 7.69%
    Motorbike 30 min Walking 5 min Overall average time for 16 kms 35 min
  • Bus/Trolleybus 7.69%
    Bus 20 min Waiting 5 min Walking 5 min Overall average time for 8 kms 30 min
  • Car 38.46%
    Driving 16 min Walking 4 min Overall average time for 8.4 kms 20 min
  • Bike 7.69%
    Bike 22 min Overall average time for 5 kms 22 min

How to Reach Opatija from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Rijeka to Opatija 17.53 km 17 mins
Ilirska Bistrica to Opatija 26 km 26 mins
Pazin to Opatija 42.22 km 42 mins
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