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There are 8 ways to get from Berlin to Croatia by plane, ferry, bus, train, night train, car or shuttle

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Fly to Split  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Split (SPU) BER - SPU

536 kn - 2.173 kn

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Bus  •  14h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin central bus station to Zagreb N958 / ...

340 kn - 480 kn

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Fly to Zagreb  •  6h 39m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Zagreb (ZAG) BER - ZAG

701 kn - 2.591 kn

Fly to Zadar  •  4h 26m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Zadar (ZAD) BER - ZAD

681 kn - 2.756 kn

Fly to Venice, ferry  •  8h 12m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Venice (VCE) BER - VCE
  2. Take the ferry from Venice to Pula

801 kn - 2.291 kn

Train, night train  •  16h 9m

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Graz Hbf Rj
  2. Take the night train from Graz Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol. En

1.180 kn - 1.684 kn

Drive  •  9h 37m

  1. Drive from Berlin to Zagreb 1075.1 km

850 kn - 1.300 kn

Bus, shuttle  •  11h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc RegioJet
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Praha to Zagreb Eurobusways

460 kn - 1.242 kn

Germany → Croatia
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International entry into Croatia from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days prior to boarding
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days prior to boarding
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, China, Hong Kong and Macau
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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Rules to follow in Croatia

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Croatia is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Croatia is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Croatia is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

Yes, entry into Germany from Croatia is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 3 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Croatia is to bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 14h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin to Croatia is to fly which costs 90€ - 370€ and takes 4h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Berlin central bus station station and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Berlin Hbf and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kol. via Graz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 9m.

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The distance between Berlin and Croatia is 817 km. The road distance is 1075.1 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Croatia without a car is to bus which takes 14h 30m and costs 45€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 5h 11m to get from Berlin to Croatia, including transfers.

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Berlin to Croatia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Berlin central bus station.

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Berlin to Croatia train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Croatia is to fly which takes 5h 11m and costs 70€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 14h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Berlin to Croatia.
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  • Distance: 817 km
  • Duration: 5h 11m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Croatia?

Croatia Airlines, Eurowings and two other airlines fly from Berlin to Split 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin central bus station to Zagreb twice a week. Tickets cost 360 kn - 440 kn and the journey takes 14h 30m. Autotrans d.d. also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 4.600 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 6.500 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 6.500 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 6.500 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.100 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.100 kn
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
850 kn - 1.800 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
850 kn - 1.800 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.600 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.600 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.000 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.000 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 6.500 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Split
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.900 kn - 5.500 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 6.500 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
450 kn - 6.000 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Split via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday
Estimated price
450 kn - 6.000 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
340 kn - 1.500 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
280 kn - 2.900 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 3.400 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.200 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.700 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
500 kn - 700 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
200 kn - 750 kn
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.900 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 4.900 kn
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
1.900 kn - 5.500 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
2.400 kn - 5.500 kn
Train operators
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 16m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
850 kn - 1.300 kn
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Night train from Graz Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
310 kn - 410 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin central bus station to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
360 kn - 440 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Berlin Central Bus Station to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
340 kn - 480 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Berlin, Südkreuz Bf to Prague, ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75 kn - 110 kn
Website
RegioJet
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Praha to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
370 kn - 1.100 kn
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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Berlin to Croatia bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zagreb station.

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Berlin to Croatia train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zagreb Glavni Kol. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin to Croatia is 1075 km. It takes approximately 9h 37m to drive from Berlin to Croatia.

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Croatia Airlines, Eurowings, easyJet and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Split Airport.

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Book your Berlin to Croatia bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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There are three+ hotels available in Croatia. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Berlin to Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs 2€ - 8€.

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