Rovinj By Bus
Rovinj main bus station, conveniently located less than 500 meters from the city centre, offers easy access with just a 6-minute walk. Especially during summer there are many intercity and international routes, connecting to various destinations including Porec, Pula, Umag, Zagreb, Split, Trieste and Ljubljana.
Rovinj Main Bus Station
Situated on the south side of the city centre and less than 100 meters from the seaside promenade, Rovinj's bus station is within walking distance of the charming Rovinj Old Town peninsula. Notably, renowned hotels such as Hotel Angelo d'Oro and Hotel Spirito Santo Palazzo Storico, as well as several other prominent hotels and apartments, are also easily reachable by foot from the bus station.
Reaching the station on foot is quite convenient, as the city is easily navigable by walking and most places are within a manageable distance. However, if you're carrying heavy luggage, it's advisable to consider taking a taxi. Taxis are typically available near the Rovinj bus station, ensuring a swift and hassle-free transfer to your accommodation upon your arrival.
Opening hours and facilities
At the terminal, travellers can avail of essential services including a ticket office, open from early morning until around 21-22 in the evening during the peak season. Available facilities at the terminal building include a kiosk, coffee bar, and various shops. Luggage storage is provided for convenience, and a taxi stand is conveniently located in front of the station.
Within a stone's throw from the bus station, Carrera Street begins - Rovinj's main shopping street adorned with coffee bars and fast-food restaurants, perfect for a leisurely stroll. Accommodation options within walking distance of the bus station are abundant. Larger hotels are found to the south of the station, while hostels and private apartments are clustered in nearby neighbourhoods such as Karmelo, Lamanova, Sv. Vid, Valbruna, Stari Grad, and Centener—all within a range of 0-1.5 km from the station.
For travellers seeking to explore beyond Rovinj, renting a car is a convenient option, with several agencies situated in the city centre. Moreover, a variety of day trips by bus are available with Porec, Pula, Umag, Novigrad, Motovun, and Groznjan among the popular destinations accessible from Rovinj. However, for more distant locations like Plitvice National Park, Postojna Caves and Venice, organised day trips are recommended. Check out the most popular day trips from Rovinj.
Most popular bus routes from Rovinj
Rovinj boasts frequent bus connections to larger Croatian cities like Rijeka, Pula, Split and Zadar, while destinations farther afield, like Zagreb and Dubrovnik, are more accessible via connections from Rijeka.
International routes include buses to Trieste, Venice, Frankfurt, Ljubljana and more.
Rovinj intercity and international buses: Buy your bus ticket online
Travelling from Zagreb to Rovinj by bus
The direct bus connections between Rovinj and Zagreb are relatively limited. However, if you're looking for an economical option, buses to Rovinj are your best bet. Make sure to check the timetable at the Zagreb Main Bus Station, expext the price to be around 21 Euro.
Zagreb Main Bus Station - Ticket purchase help and information
You can get help and information for your online ticket purchase by calling +385 (0)1 6008 610 and/or via email at
Most buses from Zagreb to Rovinj will make a stop in Rijeka. If you're having trouble finding a direct route, consider purchasing a bus ticket to Rijeka and then catching a bus from Rijeka to Rovinj, or from Rijeka to Zagreb if that's your destination.
Rovinj Main Bus Station Contact
Address: Trg na lokvi 6, 52210 Rovinj
Tel: +385 060 88 86 11 (Price for mobile calls 0,67 EUR)
The distance between Rovinj and Pula Airport is approximately 40 kilometres. Travelling by car or bus the journey takes around 40-45 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. Pula Airport serves as the main gateway to the region and provides convenient access for travellers arriving or departing from Rovinj.