There are 10 ways to get from Croatia to Greece by plane, bus, train, 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 Zagreb to Thessaloniki  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ZAG - SKG

$114 - $320

Cheapest option

Train, night train  •  29 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En
  2. Take the night train from Beograd to Thessaloniki
  3. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$57 - $132

8 alternative options

Fly Split to Athens  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Athens (ATH) SPU - ATH

$163 - $513

Fly Zagreb to Athens  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Athens (ATH) ZAG - ATH

$100 - $323

Fly Zadar to Athens  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Athens (ATH) ZAD - ATH

$124 - $504

Bus  •  23 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$126 - $151

Train, bus Crazy Holidays  •  23 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$82 - $117

Train, bus FP Travel  •  25 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Novi Beograd En
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Athens

$116 - $124

Train  •  27 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  3. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens 601

$84 - $152

Drive  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Athens 935.6 miles

$220 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croatia to Greece is to train and night train which costs 350 kn - 850 kn and takes 29 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croatia to Greece is to fly which takes 5 h 17 min and costs 1.000 kn - 3.300 kn.

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The distance between Croatia and Greece is 837 km. The road distance is 1497 km.

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It takes approximately 8 h 15 min to get from Croatia to Greece, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Croatia to Greece. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Athens via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Croatia to Greece. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Athens via Beograd and Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Croatia and Greece?

Air Serbia, Austrian Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Velika Gorica to Thessaloniki hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade and Beograd in around 23 h 6 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Belgrade, Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Flights from Split to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Zadar to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Zadar to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Split
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Zagreb to Thessaloniki via Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Night train from Beograd to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
14 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $55
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$21 - $35
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Autotransport Karlovac
Phone
098 98 32 331
Email
irena.tihi@atsk.hr
Website
atsk.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
atsk.hr
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Belgrade to Athens
Ave. Duration
17 h 6 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
fptravel.gr

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