There are 8 ways to get from Athens to Zagreb by plane, train, bus, shuttle, night train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Zagreb  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Zagreb (ZAG) ATH - ZAG

$114 - $440

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  30 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the night train from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija
  3. Take the train from Gevgelija to Beograd
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En

$77 - $139

6 alternative options

Fly to Ljubljana  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ATH - LJU

$150 - $680

Fly to Graz  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Athens (ATH) to Graz (GRZ) ATH - GRZ

$145 - $720

Train, bus  •  20 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
  2. Take the bus from Thessaloniki to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Zagreb

$91 - $147

Bus, shuttle  •  22 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Belgrade
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Belgrade to Zagreb Door to door Shuttle

$130

Bus  •  25 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Athens to Novi Sad
  2. Take the bus from Ruma to Zagreb

$120 - $209

Drive  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Athens to Zagreb 932.2 miles

$220 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Athens to Zagreb is to train and night train which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 30 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Athens to Zagreb is to fly which costs 95€ - 380€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Athens and Zagreb is 1080 km. The road distance is 1491.4 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Athens to Zagreb, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Athens to Zagreb. However, there are services departing from Athens and arriving at Zagreb via Novi Sad and Ruma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Athens to Zagreb. However, there are services departing from Αθήνα and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Thessaloniki, Gevgelija and Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 1 min.

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

Aegean Airlines, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Athens to Zagreb every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Athens to Zagreb via Novi Sad and Ruma in around 25 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Athens to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Athens to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Flights from Athens to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Athens to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Athens to Graz via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Athens to Graz via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Athens to Zagreb via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Athens to Ljubljana via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Αθήνα to Θεσσαλονίκη
Ave. Duration
5 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Thessaloniki to Gevgelija
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $4
1st Class Ticket
$4 - $7
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Gevgelija to Beograd
Ave. Duration
11 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $65
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Simeonidis Tours
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Athens to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
17 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Belgrade to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Athens to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Autotransport Karlovac
Phone
098 98 32 331
Email
irena.tihi@atsk.hr
Website
atsk.hr
Bus from Ruma to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$62
Schedules at
atsk.hr

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