There are 7 ways to get from Athens to Zadar by plane, bus, car ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Zadar  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Zadar (ZAD) ATH - ZAD

$124 - $504

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Bus Crazy Holidays  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Zadar

$91 - $131

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Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  9 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Zagreb (ZAG) ATH - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Zadar

$130 - $468

Fly to Split, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Split (SPU) ATH - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Trogir to Zadar

$172 - $529

Bus, carferry, car ferry  •  31 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Patras
  2. Take the carferry from Patras to Ancona
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Zadar 51

$131 - $344

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  32 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Tiranë
  2. Take the bus from Tirana to Budva
  3. Take the bus from Budva to Split
  4. Take the bus from Split to Zadar

$102 - $120

Drive  •  17 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Zadar 872.3 miles

$210 - $310

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Zadar via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 10 min.

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The distance between Athens and Zadar is 984 km. The road distance is 1395.7 km.

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The best way to get from Athens to Zadar without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 10 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 57 min to get from Athens to Zadar, including transfers.

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Athens to Zadar bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, depart from Athens station.

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The best way to get from Athens to Zadar is to fly which takes 7 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 28 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Athens Airport to Zadar Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Athens to Zadar bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., arrive at Zadar station.

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Zadar is 1 h behind Athens. It is currently 3:04 AM in Athens and 2:04 AM in Zadar.

Yes, the driving distance between Athens to Zadar is 1396 km. It takes approximately 17 h 13 min to drive from Athens to Zadar.

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  • Distance: 615.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 57 min

What companies run services between Athens, Greece and Zadar, Croatia?

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Athens to Zadar 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Zadar via Beograd in around 28 h 10 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Athens to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Athens to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Athens to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Zadar via Istanbul Ataturk, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Athens to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Athens to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Bus operators
Velebit Tours
Phone
053 560 388
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
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 Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Beograd to Zadar
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
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Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Beograd
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Banbus
Phone
+381 11 362 5555
Email
ffice@banbus.co.rs
Website
banbus.co.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Zadar
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
banbus.co.rs
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Athens to Patras
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Athens to Tiranë
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$47
Schedules at
albtrans.net
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Tirana to Budva
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Budva to Split
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Ferry operators
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Patras to Ancona
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$97
Aircraft-type seats
$114
2 bed inside cabin
$295
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Ancona to Zadar
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$13 - $18

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Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Croatia Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Athens Airport to Zadar Airport.

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