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There are 4 ways to get from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park by train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the train from Kastel Stari to Vrhovine Ic

656 kn - 828 kn

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera

143 kn - 188 kn

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Kastel Stari to Knin Ic
  2. Take the bus from Knin to Plitvička Jezera 975

176 kn - 223 kn

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park 228.5 km

170 kn - 260 kn

Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus and walk

The journey time between Kaštel Štafilić and Plitvice Lakes National Park is around 5h 30m and covers a distance of around 287 km. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 17m. Operated by Promet Split and Prijevoz Knežević, the Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park service departs from Kastel Novi and arrives in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Typically 12 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
5h 30m
Fastest journey time:
5h 17m
Services per week:
12
Cheapest price:
143 kn
Carbon emissions:
35 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:03
Last service departs at:
14:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus and walk schedules

Kaštel Štafilić → Plitvice Lakes National Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Plitvice Lakes National Park is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Plitvice Lakes National Park is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Plitvice Lakes National Park is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 140 kn - 190 kn and takes 5h 23m.

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The fastest way to get from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive. Taking this option will cost 170 kn - 260 kn and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Kastel Novi and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 23m.

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The distance between Kaštel Štafilić and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 159 km. The road distance is 228.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to train which takes 4h 16m and costs 650 kn - 850 kn.

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It takes approximately 4h 16m to get from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Prijevoz Knežević, depart from Split station.

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The best way to get from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to train which takes 4h 16m and costs 650 kn - 850 kn. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 140 kn - 190 kn and takes 5h 23m.

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Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Prijevoz Knežević, arrive at Plitvička Jezera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 228 km. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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Map of how to get from Kaštel Štafilić to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 158.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 16m

What companies run services between Kaštel Štafilić, Croatia and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Kastel Stari to Vrhovine twice daily. Tickets cost 100 kn - 150 kn and the journey takes 3h 29m. Alternatively, Prijevoz Knežević operates a bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera 3 times a day. Tickets cost 130 kn - 170 kn and the journey takes 3h 30m.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Phone
+385 1 3782 583
Email
informacije@hzpp.hr
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Kastel Stari to Vrhovine
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
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Croatia Rail Pass
Train from Kastel Stari to Knin
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40 kn - 55 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Book at
Croatia Rail Pass
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
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 Knin bus station to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 90 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com

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