• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 6 ways to get from Bratislava to Croatia by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus Crnja Tours  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava to Zagreb

$29 - $40

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf. RegioJet / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vienna Airport to Zagreb N905

$27 - $46

4 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Bratislava hl.st. to Wien Hbf Rex / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec

$55 - $86

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bratislava to Zagreb 276.1 miles

$55 - $85

Bus, fly to Zagreb  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VIE - ZAG

$88 - $306

Bus, fly to Split  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Split (SPU) VIE - SPU

$106 - $359

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bratislava to Croatia is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Bratislava to Croatia is to bus and fly which costs 75€ - 270€ and takes 3 h 44 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bratislava and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Bratislava to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Bratislava hl.st. and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Wien Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 48 min.

More details

The distance between Bratislava and Croatia is 287 km. The road distance is 441.7 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Bratislava to Croatia without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 45 min and costs 25€ - 35€.

More details

The bus from Bratislava to Zagreb takes 5 h 45 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

More details

Bratislava to Croatia bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Bratislava station.

More details

Bratislava to Croatia train services, operated by Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK), depart from Bratislava hl.st. station.

More details

The best way to get from Bratislava to Croatia is to bus which takes 5 h 45 min and costs 25€ - 35€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 8 h 48 min.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Bratislava to Croatia.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 179.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

What companies run services between Bratislava, Slovakia and Croatia?

Crnja Tours operates a bus from Bratislava to Zagreb twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Globtour also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bratislava to Zagreb via Wien Hbf in around 8 h 48 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Vienna to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
Railways of Slovak Republic (ZSSK)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Bratislava to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Bratislava Zob to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
globtour.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bratislava, Most SNP to Vienna, Schwechat Airport Bbf.
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
regiojet.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bratislava, Bratislava Most SNP to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Vienna Airport to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Croatia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

Search flights

Bratislava to Croatia bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, arrive at Zagreb station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Bratislava to Croatia is 442 km. It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to drive from Bratislava to Croatia.

Get driving directions

Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Vienna Airport to Zagreb Airport.

Search flights

Book your Bratislava to Croatia bus tickets online with Distribusion.

Search and book

There are 40+ hotels available in Croatia. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

More details