There are 8 ways to get from Bucharest to Zagreb by plane, bus, train, 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 2 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Zagreb (ZAG) OTP - ZAG

$125 - $402

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Budapest
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb 976 / ...

$87 - $115

6 alternative options

Fly to Ljubljana  •  7 h

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Ljubljana (LJU) OTP - LJU

$141 - $622

Fly to Graz  •  9 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Graz (GRZ) OTP - GRZ

$156 - $652

Train  •  23 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Kelenföld D
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. D

$135 - $198

Bus, shuttle  •  27 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Graz
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof to Zagreb

$103 - $412

EuroNight, train  •  24 h 17 min

  1. Take the EuroNight from Gara de Nord to Budapest-Kelenföld Dacia
  2. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. D

$93 - $139

Drive  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Zagreb 634.4 miles

$120 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Zagreb is to bus which costs $85 - $120 and takes 14 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Zagreb is to fly which costs $120 - $410 and takes 5 h 2 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Zagreb is 809 km. The road distance is 1015 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Bucharest to Zagreb, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Zagreb. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Zagreb via Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás and Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Zagreb. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Kelenföld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 16 min.

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What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Zagreb, Croatia?

Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Bucharest to Zagreb 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Zagreb via Budapest, Budapest Népliget Autóbusz Állomás, Budapest Sasadi út, and Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld in around 14 h 6 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Graz via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Zagreb via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Gara de Nord to Budapest-Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Budapest
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Brianna Tour
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Graz
Ave. Duration
24 h 19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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