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There are 10 ways to get from Brussels to Croatia by plane, shuttle, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Brussels to Zagreb  •  5h 4m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zagreb (ZAG) BRU - ZAG

$55 - $221

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Fly Brussels to Venice, shuttle  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE) BRU - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Pula railway Stattion

$85 - $711

Fly Brussels to Ljubljana, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Rijeka

$111 - $352

Fly Charleroi to Venice Treviso, shuttle  •  8h 45m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Venice Treviso (TSF) CRL - TSF
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Treviso Airport to Pula railway Stattion

$79 - $700

Train  •  15h 47m

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor

$219 - $330

Bus FlixBus  •  19h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N815 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Zagreb N261

$68 - $131

Train, night train  •  19h 31m

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Villach Hbf Ec
  3. Take the night train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En

$217 - $326

Bus Autoherc  •  22h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels North to Frankfurt Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Zagreb

$93 - $186

Drive, train  •  13h 12m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  4. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Zagreb

$218 - $335

Drive  •  12h 4m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Zagreb 805.7 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Croatia is to bus which costs 55€ - 120€ and takes 19h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Croatia is to fly which costs 45€ - 200€ and takes 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Zagreb via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 25m.

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The distance between Brussels and Croatia is 1105 km. The road distance is 1289.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Croatia without a car is to train which takes 15h 47m and costs 190€ - 290€.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Brussels to Croatia, including transfers.

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Brussels to Croatia bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Croatia is to fly which takes 5h 4m and costs 45€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 290€ and takes 15h 47m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 120€ and takes 19h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 45m.

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

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  • Distance: 690.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Croatia?

Brussels Airlines, Croatia Airlines and four other airlines fly from Brussels to Velika Gorica hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Zagreb via Köln Hbf, München Hbf, München Hauptbahnhof Nord, München Hackerbrücke, München ZOB (Hackerbrücke), Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor, and Autobusni kolodvor in around 15h 47m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $320
Flights from Charleroi to Venice Treviso via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$27 - $320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
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
Night train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
4h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Pula railway Stattion
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$250 - $460
Shuttle from Treviso Airport to Pula railway Stattion
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$250 - $460
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Cologne
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Brussels North to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Croatia is 1289 km. It takes approximately 12h 4m to drive from Brussels to Croatia.

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Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Eurowings and three other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Croatia bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Croatia. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs 4€ - 18€.

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