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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  14h 7m

  1. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Trieste Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Šibenik N535

441 kn - 1.221 kn

Cheapest option

Fly Rome to Split, bus  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Split (SPU) FCO - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Trogir to Šibenik

375 kn - 1.735 kn

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Bus via Florence  •  18h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Florence 510 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Šibenik N535

376 kn - 521 kn

Train, car ferry, bus  •  18h 39m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Re / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Take the bus from Split bus station to Šibenik

463 kn - 769 kn

Bus  •  23h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Pula bus station N533
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Šibenik

541 kn - 711 kn

Drive, car ferry  •  15h 23m

  1. Drive from Rome to Ancona
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  3. Drive from Split to Šibenik

639 kn - 921 kn

Fly Naples to Zadar, bus  •  5h 27m

  1. Fly from Naples (NAP) to Zadar (ZAD) NAP - ZAD
  2. Take the bus from Sukošan to Šibenik

433 kn - 2.750 kn

Italy to Šibenik by subway, train and bus

The journey time between Italy and Šibenik is around 14h 38m and covers a distance of around 1096 km. The fastest journey normally takes 13h 50m. Operated by ATAC S.p.A. Azienda per la mobilità, Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno and others, the Italy to Šibenik service departs from Termini and arrives in Šibenik. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14h 38m
Fastest journey time:
13h 50m
Services per week:
5
Cheapest price:
521 kn
Carbon emissions:
90 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
16:21
Last service departs at:
17:24

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Italy to Šibenik subway, train and bus schedules

Italy → Croatia
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Šibenik is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Šibenik is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Šibenik is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from Croatia.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Italy to Šibenik is to bus via Florence which costs €45 - €70 and takes 18h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Italy to Šibenik is to fly and bus which costs €55 - €370 and takes 5h 27m.

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The distance between Italy and Šibenik is 288 km.

The best way to get from Italy to Šibenik without a car is to train and bus which takes 14h 7m and costs €55 - €170.

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It takes approximately 14h 7m to get from Italy to Šibenik, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Alitalia, Croatia Airlines and Vueling Airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Šibenik. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Italy to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs €7 - €35.

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Map of how to get from Italy to Šibenik.
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  • Distance: 288.1 km
  • Duration: 14h 7m

What companies run services between Italy and Šibenik, Šibensko-Kniniska, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Rome to Šibenik via Tiburtina F.s., Rome Tiburtina Bus station, and Florence in around 18h 29m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290 kn - 1.100 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.100 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kn - 1.700 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Naples to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
250 kn - 900 kn
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
340 kn - 1.000 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
340 kn - 470 kn
Base Standard
600 kn - 800 kn
Base Premium
700 kn - 1.000 kn
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Rome Tiburtina to Trieste Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
260 kn - 750 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
270 kn - 390 kn
Smart Low Cost
260 kn - 370 kn
Smart Flex
500 kn - 750 kn
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 Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
140 kn - 280 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
250 kn - 280 kn
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 190 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
130 kn - 190 kn
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
170 kn - 210 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Florence
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110 kn - 140 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
300 kn - 370 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Split bus station to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55 kn - 70 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Pula bus station
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
310 kn - 380 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trogir to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
45 kn - 60 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
global.flixbus.com
Bus from Roma - Autostazione Tiburtina to Firenze - Terminal Tramvia Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
95 kn - 130 kn
Website
Baltour
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Rome, Largo Mazzoni to Florence, Parcheggio Villa Costanza
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Split, aut.kolodvor to Šibenik, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
28 kn - 40 kn
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Trogir, aut.kolodvor to Šibenik, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
22 kn - 35 kn
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Sukošan, dr. Franje Tuďmana to Šibenik, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
24 kn - 35 kn
Website
RegioJet
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Phone
+385 (0)31 214 388
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split Central Bus Station to Sibenik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
45 kn - 70 kn
Website
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 140 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Trogir to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Sukošan to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 140 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Split Central Bus Station to Sibenik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Website
Crnja Tours
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Split to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 60 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
Bus from Trogir to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30 kn - 45 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
Bus from Sukošan to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35 kn - 50 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Split to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40 kn - 55 kn
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Trogir to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30 kn - 45 kn
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split Central Bus Station to Sibenik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Bus from Trogir Central Bus Station to Sibenik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30 kn - 50 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Bus from Sukosan Ultra Sonic Market to Sibenik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35 kn - 55 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Pula to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
220 kn - 320 kn
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Bus from Trogir to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30 kn - 45 kn
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trogir Central Bus Station to Sibenik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Bus from Sukosan Ultra Sonic Market to Sibenik Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Sukošan to Šibenik
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 85 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Ferry operators

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