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

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Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb  •  6h 19m

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

361 kn - 1.691 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 Berlin Tegel to Zagreb  •  8h 29m

  1. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Zagreb (ZAG) TXL - ZAG

615 kn - 2.779 kn

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz, shuttle  •  9h 16m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Graz (GRZ) BER - GRZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Graz Airport to Zagreb

1.261 kn - 8.256 kn

Fly Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Ljubljana (LJU) BER - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Zagreb

791 kn - 3.556 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

Berlin to Zagreb by bus

The bus journey time between Berlin and Zagreb is around 14h 30m and covers a distance of around 1062 km. The fastest bus normally takes 14h 30m. Operated by FlixBus and Autotrans d.d., the Berlin to Zagreb bus service departs from Berlin central bus station and arrives in Zagreb. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
14h 30m
Fastest bus time:
14h 30m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
360 kn
Carbon emissions:
132 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
16:30
Last bus departs at:
16:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Berlin to Zagreb bus schedules

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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 Zagreb is 00385 91 468 30 32.

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

The social distance requirement in Zagreb 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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The cheapest way to get from Berlin to Zagreb is to bus which costs €45 - €65 and takes 14h 30m.

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The fastest way to get from Berlin to Zagreb is to fly. Taking this option will cost €45 - €230 and takes 6h 19m.

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

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin to Zagreb. 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 Zagreb is 769 km. The road distance is 1075.1 km.

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

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Berlin to Zagreb, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Berlin to Zagreb is to fly which takes 6h 19m and costs €45 - €230. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €45 - €65 and takes 14h 30m.

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  • Distance: 769 km
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between Berlin, Germany and Zagreb, Croatia?

Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and eight other airlines fly from Berlin to Zagreb hourly. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Berlin central bus station to Zagreb 5 times 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 Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 3.400 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 3.000 kn
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
550 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zagreb via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 kn - 3.000 kn
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Zagreb via Munich, Split
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 2.400 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 3.300 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 8.000 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.600 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 2.500 kn
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 2m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 2.300 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 2.500 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Split
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 3.600 kn
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.900 kn
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
700 kn - 1.000 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz via Warsaw Chopin, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 8.000 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Graz via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.700 kn
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.600 kn
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 3.600 kn
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 3.600 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 2.100 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
Once daily
Estimated price
310 kn - 410 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
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Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Graz Airport to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 49m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
240 kn - 2.200 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
240 kn - 290 kn
Private
1.000 kn - 2.200 kn
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
220 kn - 1.900 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
220 kn - 280 kn
Private
850 kn - 1.900 kn
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
5 times 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

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There is no direct flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Zagreb Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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

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

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

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Scandinavian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, LOT and six other airlines offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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

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There are 166+ hotels available in Zagreb. 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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