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There are 11 ways to get from France to Croatia by plane, train, shuttle, bus, night bus, 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.

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Fly Paris CDG to Split  •  5h 34m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Split (SPU) CDG - SPU

$95 - $345

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Bus  •  24h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Zagreb

$72 - $232

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Fly Paris CDG to Zagreb  •  5h 39m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zagreb (ZAG) CDG - ZAG

$92 - $292

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Zagreb  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zagreb (ZAG) STR - ZAG

$97 - $359

Fly Lyon to Split  •  5h 16m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Split (SPU) LYS - SPU

$111 - $322

Fly Lyon to Venice, shuttle  •  8h 5m

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Venice (VCE) LYS - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Pula railway Stattion

$98 - $769

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Zagreb  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Zagreb (ZAG) ZRH - ZAG

$150 - $414

Train  •  15h 24m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor

$223 - $339

Bus, night bus  •  28h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Ljubljana
  2. Take the night bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb N997 / ...

$150 - $216

Train, night train  •  17h 20m

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to München Hbf Tgv
  2. Take the night train from München Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En

$207 - $267

Drive  •  13h 6m

  1. Drive from Paris to Zagreb 887.7 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from France to Croatia is to fly which costs 75€ - 260€ and takes 5h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Croatia is to fly which costs 95€ - 280€ and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from France to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Hotel De Ville and arriving at Zagreb via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 35m.

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The distance between France and Croatia is 1170 km. The road distance is 1420.3 km.

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The best way to get from France to Croatia without a car is to train which takes 15h 24m and costs 190€ - 300€.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from France to Croatia, including transfers.

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France to Croatia bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Paris station.

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The best way to get from France to Croatia is to fly which takes 5h 34m and costs 80€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 300€ and takes 15h 24m, you could also bus, which costs 60€ - 210€ and takes 24h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h.

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France to Croatia bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., arrive at Zagreb station.

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Map of how to get from France to Croatia.
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  • Distance: 731.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between France and Croatia?

Croatia Airlines, easyJet and eight other airlines fly from Paris to Split twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Paris to Zagreb via Gare de l'Est - Verdun, Paris Est, Stuttgart Hbf, München Hbf, München Hauptbahnhof Nord, München Hackerbrücke, München ZOB (Hackerbrücke), Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor, and Autobusni kolodvor in around 15h 24m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Paris CDG to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Stuttgart to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Lyon to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Lyon to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Flights from Lyon to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Paris CDG to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lyon to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lyon to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Train from Paris Est to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Night train from München Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
9h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Paris to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
23h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between France to Croatia is 1420 km. It takes approximately 13h 6m to drive from France to Croatia.

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Croatia Airlines, easyJet, CSA and seven other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Croatia. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40m and costs 10€.

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