There are 9 ways to get from Florence to Zagreb by train, bus, night bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train, bus  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Trieste Centrale Fa
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Zagreb 402 / ...

$64 - $92

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Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Zagreb N997 / ...

$29 - $160

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Train  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...

$68 - $140

Bus Eurolines IT  •  11 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Firenze Autostazione to Postojina
  2. Take the bus from Postojina to Zagreb

$55 - $74

Train, night bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Venice Airport, Venice to Zagreb N402

$49 - $115

Drive  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Zagreb 385.5 miles

$90 - $140

Fly Florence to Zagreb  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Zagreb (ZAG) FLR - ZAG

$135 - $602

Train to Bologna, fly to Zagreb  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Zagreb (ZAG) BLQ - ZAG

$127 - $445

Fly Florence to Graz, shuttle  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Florence (FLR) to Graz (GRZ) FLR - GRZ
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Graz Airport to Zagreb

$146 - $982

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Florence, Florence and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Florence to Zagreb. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Venezia Mestre and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 55 min.

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The distance between Florence and Zagreb is 436 km. The road distance is 616.7 km.

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The best way to get from Florence to Zagreb without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 29 min to get from Florence to Zagreb, including transfers.

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Florence to Zagreb bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Florence, Florence station.

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Florence to Zagreb train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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The best way to get from Florence to Zagreb is to bus which takes 8 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 55 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 14 min.

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There is no direct flight from Florence Airport to Zagreb Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Florence to Zagreb.
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  • Distance: 272.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 29 min

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Zagreb, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Florence to Zagreb 5 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $60 and the journey takes 8 h 35 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Florence to Zagreb via Venezia Mestre and Villach Hbf in around 10 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Florence to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $290
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Florence to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $310
Flights from Florence to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Flights from Florence to Graz via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Florence to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Florence to Graz via Vienna, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Florence to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Florence to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Florence to Zagreb via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Smn to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Postojina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Trieste Zob to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
globtour.com
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus from Florence to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
10 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
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 Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Venice Airport, Venice to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
atvo.it
Bus from SITA Firenze to Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
atvo.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Firenze to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$157
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com

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Florence to Zagreb train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Florence to Zagreb is 617 km. It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to drive from Florence to Zagreb.

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Austrian Airlines, Air France, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Florence Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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Book your Florence to Zagreb bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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