There are 4 ways to get from Hungary to Croatia by train, bus, car or shuttle
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Train • 5 h 29 min
$60 - $90
Bus • 5 h 37 min
$20 - $36
2 alternative options
Drive • 3 h 17 min
$40 - $65
Shuttle • 4 h 50 min
$46 - $111
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Hungary to Croatia is to bus which costs 5 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft and takes 5 h 37 min.
The quickest way to get from Hungary to Croatia is to drive which costs 11 000 Ft - 17 000 Ft and takes 3 h 17 min.
No, there is no direct bus from Hungary to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Döbrentei tér and arriving at Zagreb via Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Budapest-Déli and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod.. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 29 min.
The distance between Hungary and Croatia is 263 km. The road distance is 342.2 km.
The best way to get from Hungary to Croatia without a car is to train which takes 5 h 29 min and costs 17 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft.
The train from Budapest-Déli to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. takes 5 h 29 min including transfers and departs three times a day.
Hungary to Croatia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.
Hungary to Croatia train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Budapest-Déli station.
The best way to get from Hungary to Croatia is to train which takes 5 h 29 min and costs 17 000 Ft - 25 000 Ft. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5 500 Ft - 11 000 Ft and takes 5 h 37 min.
What companies run services between Hungary and Croatia?
Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Budapest to Zagreb 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 5 h 29 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Budapest to Zagreb 5 times a day. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.
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.
Train from Budapest-Déli to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
- Ave. Duration
- 5 h 29 min
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $60 - $90
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.
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Zagreb
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 20 min
- 5 times a day
- Estimated price
- $19 - $35
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Hungary to Croatia bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zagreb station.
Hungary to Croatia train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.
Yes, the driving distance between Hungary to Croatia is 342 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Hungary to Croatia.
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