Passenger traffic of the Rijeka port comprises mainly passenger liner service along the Adriatic coast connecting Rijeka with Split and Dubrovnik throughout the year. There is also a local commuter fast passenger traffic connecting Rijeka with the islands of Pag and Mali Lošinj.

The part of the Rijeka port destined for passenger ships, pleasure boats and cruise vessels is situated in the very centre of the city. At high season, a great number of pleasure boats – sailing boats enter the port Rijeka. They consider Rijeka a port of departure for their cruising tours along the Adriatic coast.

With regard to the passenger service, Rijeka benefits greatly from the fact that its passenger port is very close to the railway and bus station. The new modern passenger terminal was opened in 2009.

Technical data:
Depth of the sea: 7.5 m
Number of piers 11
Total length: 900m
Distance from the city centre: 50 - 300m