How to reach us
Located in the Bay of Kvarner (45o 20') beneath Mount Učka (1.401 m high) at the point where the Mediterranean reaches most deeply into the European continent, Opatija is easily accessible whatever your choice of transportation.
By Bus: National and international bus lines connect regularly Rijeka with all mayor towns in the region, and Opatija is connected to Rijeka by local buses as well as the international ones .
Useful info: Autotrans
By Air:Five airports (Trieste, Zagreb, Ljubljana, Venice, Pula) are located in a radius of maximum 175 km from Opatija. The closest is Rijeka airport situated in the island Krk only 30 minutes from Rijeka
Useful info: Rijeka Airport
By Train:Traveling to Opatija by train will probably be one of your most romantic holiday experiences, because although the transportation is slightly slower, the scenery, service and comfort of train compartments are incomparable.
Useful info: Hrvatske željeznice
By Ferry: Traveling to Croatia by ship or ferry is also an option you should consider. Why not make it a holiday from the very start, watching the blues sea, smelling the salty air and hearing the seagulls flying above..
Useful info: Jadrolinija
By Car:Plan your own trip with the Michelin guide
Opatija and its surroundings is the best starting point for exploring the beauty of Croatian national parks (Plitvice, Krka), Istian peninsula (“Croatian Tuscany”) and neighboring countries - Slovenia and Italy (Venice is 2 hours drive).
From Opatija you can also take a trip along some of our beautiful coastal areas. You can go by ferry or boat to the island of Krk, Cres or Lošinj.
Useful information:Opatija Tourism