There are 7 ways to get from Croatia to Macedonia by bus, train, car, shuttle 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 Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Skopje

$40 - $70

6 alternative options

Bus Hafet Tours  •  16 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Tetovo

$65 - $85

Train  •  16 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En
  2. Take the train from Belgrade to Skopje 335

$56 - $147

Drive  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Skopje 515.5 miles

$100 - $150

Line 290 shuttle to Zagreb, fly to Skopje, line 641 train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Velika Gorica to Petina
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Skopje (SKP) ZAG - SKP
  3. Take the line 641 train from Skopje to Dračevo

$67 - $228

Bus to Ljubljana, fly to Pristina, bus  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Pristina (PRN) LJU - PRN
  3. Take the bus from Priština to Tetovo

$124 - $483

Bus to Ljubljana, fly to Skopje  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rijeka to Trieste
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Skopje (SKP) LJU - SKP

$111 - $487

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croatia to Macedonia is to bus which costs 280 kn - 450 kn and takes 10 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croatia to Macedonia is to line 290 shuttle and fly and line 641 train which costs 420 kn - 1.500 kn and takes 6 h 44 min.

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The distance between Croatia and Macedonia is 580 km. The road distance is 824.8 km.

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The bus from Zagreb to Skopje takes 10 h 5 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb and arriving at Skopje. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Croatia to Macedonia. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Skopje via Belgrade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Croatia and Macedonia?

Makedonija Soobrakaj AD operates a bus from Zagreb to Skopje once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min. Hafet Tours also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Skopje via Belgrade in around 16 h 45 min.

Airlines
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Pristina
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Ljubljana to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Skopje via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Train operators
Macedonian Railways (MZ)
Phone
+389 (2) 3 164 255
Website
mzt.mk
Train from Belgrade to Skopje
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $110
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Train from Skopje to Dračevo
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $3
mzt.mk
mzt.mk
Bus operators
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Skopje
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
ZET
Phone
072 500 400
Email
javnost@zet.hr
Website
zet.hr
Shuttle from Velika Gorica to Petina
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
zet.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Durmo Tours
Website
durmotours.com
Bus from Priština to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Schedules at
durmotours.com.mk

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