Map Route 1 (external link to Google Maps)
From Munich you follow the A8 to the motorway junction 'Inntal', where you should turn towards Innsbruck on the A93. Leave the A93 at the exit last German exit Kiefersfelden. From Kiefersfelden continue to Kufstein and follow the signs to the Felbertauern. Via Kitzbühel, Matrei and Lienz continue to Kötschach-Mauthen from where you cross on the Plöckenpass the Italian border. In Tolmezzo you reach the Italian motorway. Stay on the motorway until it merges into the freeway RA13 just before Trieste (do not follow the signs to Slovenia!). At the exit Basovizza - Padriciano you leave the freeway and follow the SS202 and SS14 in direction Basovizza and Kozina / Slovenia. From Kozina a road runs parallel to the highway (first follow the yellow signs 'Koper', later turn towards Buzet / Croatia. Stay on this road, following the signs to Rijeka, until Lupoglav. Here you can drive onto the A8 motorway in the direction Pula / Pazin .
map route 2 (external link to Google Maps)
map alternative route from Trieste (external link to Google Maps)
The Airport Pula is served during the summer months by many European airlines (including Ryanair, Jet2Com, Lufthansa, SAS, Norwegian, TUI, Croatian Airlines...).
In the terminal building numerous car rental companies offer their services. Especially in the months of July and August, we recommend you to book the rental car already from home.
If you are traveling to Pula, Rovinj or Porec you also can use a bus shuttle for the transfer.
If you rent a car at the airport, then leave the airport area in the direction of Pula (D66). Now there are two options:
A summary with all flight connections to Pula can be found here: : https://airport-pula.hr/en/flight-info/flight-destination-list
|Austria - motorway vignette and additional toll charge for cars|
|Tauernautobahn:||12,00 € per trip|
|Karawanken tunnel:||7,40 € per trip|
|Felbertauern tunnel:||11,00 € per trip|
|Switzerland - motorway vignette for cars|
|Annual vignette:||36,50 €|
|Slovenia - motorway vignette for cars|
|Attention (for SUVs and vans): height up to 1.30 m, measured at the front axle from the ground to the top of the car body - otherwise the vignette is much more expensive!|
|Italy - motorway toll for cars|
|Distance-based charges will apply: When joining the motorway you get a ticket that you pay when you leave the motorway section (cash in Euro, as well as by credit or debit cards)|
|Sample price:||Section Tolmezzo - Trieste (travelling via Felbertauern) 7,00 €|
|Croatia - motorway toll for cars|
|The fee is calculated distance-based. When joining the motorway you get a ticket that you pay when leave the motorway section (cash in Kuna or Euro, as well as by credit or debit cards)|
|Sample price:||From border crossing Kastel to Kanfanar/Rovinj about 4,40 €|