There are 7 ways to get from Venice to Makarska by bus, train, car, shuttle or plane

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Split N535
  2. Take the bus from Split to Makarska

$41 - $67

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Train, bus  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv
  2. Take the bus from Trieste Zob to Makarska Zob

$57 - $94

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  19 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Makarska

$50 - $68

Drive  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Makarska 430.9 miles

$100 - $150

Train, shuttle to Zagreb, fly to Split, bus  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Zagreb Airport
  3. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Split (SPU) ZAG - SPU
  4. Take the bus from Split to Makarska

$112 - $791

Fly Venice to Dubrovnik, bus  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Dubrovnik (DBV) VCE - DBV
  2. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Makarska

$108 - $460

Shuttle to Pula, fly to Zadar, bus  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zadar (ZAD) PUY - ZAD
  3. Take the bus from Zadar to Split
  4. Take the bus from Split to Makarska

$107 - $619

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Venice to Makarska. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Makarska via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 44 min.

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The distance between Venice and Makarska is 442 km. The road distance is 689.5 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Makarska without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 44 min to get from Venice to Makarska, including transfers.

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Venice to Makarska bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Venice to Makarska bus services, operated by Promet Makarska, arrive at Makarska station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Makarska is 689 km. It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to drive from Venice to Makarska.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Zagreb Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 4525+ hotels available in Makarska. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Makarska.
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  • Distance: 276.1 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 44 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Makarska, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Venice to Makarska via Split in around 12 h 44 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $120
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $25
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $25
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Split
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Trieste Zob to Makarska Zob
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Split Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
globtour.com
Brusutti
Phone
+39 041 5415488
Email
info@brusutti.com
Website
brusutti.com
Bus from Venice to Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
brusutti.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Pula to Makarska
Ave. Duration
11 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Makarska
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $600
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$51 - $56
Private
$190 - $600
Shuttle from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$260 - $470
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Makarska
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com

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