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There are 10 ways to get from Hamburg to Croatia by plane, shuttle, night bus, train, car train, car or bus

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 to Split  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Split (SPU) HAM - SPU

$71 - $377

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Fly to Zagreb  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Zagreb (ZAG) HAM - ZAG

$88 - $264

Fly to Rijeka  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Rijeka (RJK) HAM - RJK

$121 - $477

Fly to Venice, shuttle  •  8 h 2 min

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

$103 - $744

Fly to Ljubljana, shuttle, night bus  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Ljubljana (LJU) HAM - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
  3. Take the night bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$152 - $581

Train  •  14 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor

$207 - $298

Car train, drive  •  15 h 49 min

  1. Take the car train from Hamburg Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof Uex 1397
  2. Drive from Villach Hauptbahnhof to Zagreb

$97 - $185

Bus FlixBus  •  21 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Berlin, Berlin SXF 070 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin SXF to Zagreb N60

$75 - $127

Bus Croatia Bus  •  21 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Zagreb

$70 - $110

Drive  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Zagreb 802.1 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Croatia is to bus which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 21 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Croatia is to fly which costs 60€ - 330€ and takes 5 h 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 21 h 55 min.

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The distance between Hamburg and Croatia is 1023 km. The road distance is 1283.4 km.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Croatia without a car is to train which takes 14 h 17 min and costs 180€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 13 min to get from Hamburg to Croatia, including transfers.

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Hamburg to Croatia bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, depart from Hamburg station.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Croatia is to fly which takes 5 h 13 min and costs 60€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 180€ - 260€ and takes 14 h 17 min, you could also bus, which costs 65€ - 120€ and takes 21 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 5 min.

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Hamburg to Croatia bus services, operated by Croatia Bus, arrive at Zagreb station.

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Map of how to get from Hamburg to Croatia.
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  • Distance: 639.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 13 min

What companies run services between Hamburg, Germany and Croatia?

Eurowings, Lufthansa and five other airlines fly from Hamburg to Split every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hamburg to Zagreb via München Hbf, München Hauptbahnhof, München Hackerbrücke, München ZOB (Hackerbrücke), Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor, and Autobusni kolodvor in around 14 h 17 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Rijeka via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Hamburg to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Split via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Split via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Rijeka via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Hamburg to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Hamburg to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Flights from Hamburg to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $370
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Rijeka via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Split via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $850
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Hamburg to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hamburg to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Train operators
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 Hamburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Train from München ZOB (Hackerbrücke) to Zagreb Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hamburg Hbf to Villach Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
13 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Pula railway Stattion
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $460
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$47 - $51
Private
$250 - $460
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
$35 - $39
Private
$110 - $200
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
Night bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Berlin, Berlin SXF
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin SXF to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Hamburg to Croatia is 1283 km. It takes approximately 11 h 48 min to drive from Hamburg to Croatia.

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Austrian Airlines, Scandinavian Airlines, Croatia Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Croatia. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hamburg to Hamburg Airport is to line 39 bus which takes 14 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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