There are 7 ways to get from Croatia to Serbia by bus, train, rideshare, car, plane or shuttle

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  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Belgrade

$72

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Zagreb to Beograd 246.4 miles

$15 - $26

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En

$26 - $40

Train via Novi Beograd  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Novi Beograd En

$21 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Belgrade 246.3 miles

$45 - $70

Fly from Split, line 65 bus  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Belgrade (BEG) SPU - BEG
  2. Take the line 65 bus from Zeleni venac to Spanskih boraca

Line 290 shuttle to Zagreb, fly, line 65 bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Velika Gorica to Petina
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Belgrade (BEG) ZAG - BEG
  3. Take the line 65 bus from Zeleni venac to Spanskih boraca

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Croatia to Serbia is to rideshare which costs 100 kn - 160 kn and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Croatia to Serbia is to drive which costs 300 kn - 450 kn and takes 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Croatia and Serbia is 320 km. The road distance is 394.1 km.

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The bus from Zagreb to Belgrade takes 6 h 6 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb and arriving at Belgrade. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zagreb and arriving at Belgrade. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Croatia and Serbia?

Autotransport Karlovac operates a bus from Zagreb to Belgrade once daily. Tickets cost $72 and the journey takes 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Zagreb to Belgrade 3 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade via Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $240
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Split to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
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
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
Bus Plus
Phone
+381 (11) 7155 155
Email
info@busplus.rs
Website
www2.busplus.rs
Bus from Zeleni venac to Spanskih boraca
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
redovivoznje.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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Zagreb to Beograd
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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