Pula Airport (PUY) Transfers

Pula aiport - PUY, is located in Valtura, 8 km from the city centre of Pula and 14 km from the holiday town Medulin. Pula airport is one of the smallest international airports in Croatia, yearly the airport handles about 400.000 passengers which almost exclusively arrive and depart on international flights.

Getting to and from airport Pula:

In connection with each arrival of low cost airlines there is a shuttle bus to Pula centre, and one shuttle bus which drives to Pula Verudela, Puntizela and Medulin, as well as one shuttle bus to Fazana, Rovinj, Porec, Novigrad and Umag. The two last shuttle bus "routes" only stop in the cities to where there are passengers. you can buy tickets for the shuttles here.  NOTE: For the shuttle from Umag, Novigrad, Rovinj, Porec to Pula airport tickets has to be bought online.

If you are two persons or more, you might also want to consider a pre booked taxi transfer, which is available from the airport to any destination, A private transfer has the following advantages:

⇒  Door to door service (No long walks with heavy suitcase)
⇒  Cheaper than taxi
⇒  No waiting at the airport, the driver is there when you arrive, even if your plane is delayed.
⇒  Vehicles available for larger groups as well (you always travel together)

You can see the prices for transfers from Pula  airport to Pula ⇒   ⇒  here

NOTE: The travel time from the airport to Pula centre is under normal circumstances 15 minutes, but in July and August it can take a bit longer due to heavy traffic towards Pula. If you travel from Pula towards airport Pula, you will have to leave Pula 30 - 45 minutes before you have to check in. You can also ask the driver on the outgoing trip for advice regarding travelling back to the airport.

Getting to other towns in Istria from the airport

As mentioned above, you have an option to take the shuttle bus from the airport to Rovinj, Porec, Novigrad and Umag, the shuttle bus will drop you off either at main bus station, or by one of the larger hotels or campsite in those cities, ask the driver when boarding the bus. If you book a taxi transfer service to the above mentioned cities you can be dropped op at any location in those cities, just enter you drop off address by the booking, then driver will no exactly where to take you.

If your are travelling to any other cities in Istria, like e.g Vrsar, Funtana, Banjole etc, or cities towards the coastal line to Rijeka, like Lovran, Icici, Opatija and of course Rijeka also. Your best travel option is a transfer, with bus you first will have to go to Pula bus station and then find a bus from there to any of those cities.

Here we have listed some of the most popular taxi transfers from the Pula airport.

Getting to Marinas in Istria

If you have booked a charter boat from one of the many beautiful marinas in Istria, you can of course also order a taxi or minibus to take you directly from the airport to the marina. If you carry lots of luggage please add extra bags as a remark when booking, then we will make sure that the vehicle which picks you up has extra trunk space.

The list of marina transfer you see to the right / below are the most popular marinas, but you can of course book to any marina in Istria or other places in Croatia