There are 8 ways to get from Karlovac to Novi Sad by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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

Bus Autotransport Karlovac  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovac to Ruma

$75 - $149

Cheapest option

Bus Bosna Expres  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovac to Derventa
  2. Take the bus from Derventa to Novi Sad

$19 - $30

6 alternative options

Train, bus  •  9 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovac to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Šid
  3. Take the bus from Sremska Mitrovica to Novi Sad

$27 - $113

Train  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovac to Osijek
  2. Take the train from Bogojevo to Novi Sad 5431 / ...

$25 - $42

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Karlovac to Novi Sad 266.9 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Zagreb, fly to Osijek, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovac to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Osijek (OSI) ZAG - OSI
  3. Take the train from Bogojevo to Novi Sad

$68 - $313

Train to Zagreb, fly to Belgrade, shuttle  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovac to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Belgrade (BEG) ZAG - BEG
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

Train to Ljubljana, fly to Belgrade, shuttle  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovac to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Belgrade (BEG) LJU - BEG
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad

What companies run services between Karlovac, Croatia and Novi Sad, Serbia?

Autotransport Karlovac operates a bus from Karlovac to Novi Sad once daily. Tickets cost $74 and the journey takes 6 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Karlovac to Novi Sad via Osijek and Bogojevo in around 11 h 4 min.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Ljubljana to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Trade Air
Website
trade-air.com
Flights from Zagreb to Osijek
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $13
Train from Zagreb to Šid
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $26
1st Class
$28 - $40
Train from Karlovac to Osijek
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Bogojevo to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$2 - $4
1st Class Ticket
$4 - $7
Bus operators
Autotransport Karlovac
Phone
098 98 32 331
Email
irena.tihi@atsk.hr
Website
atsk.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Ruma
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$74
Schedules at
atsk.hr
Sirmium Bus d.o.o.
Phone
+381 22 631 379
Email
info@sirmiumbus.rs
Website
sirmiumbus.rs
Bus from Sremska Mitrovica to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
sirmiuminfo.rs
Šidexpres Šid
Phone
022 / 714-147
Email
sidexpres@ptt.rs
Website
sidexpres.rs
Bus from Sremska Mitrovica to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
sidexpres.rs
Lukic Tours
Phone
+381 (0)14 /414-494
Email
lukictours@hotmail.rs
Website
lukictours.com
Bus from Sremska Mitrovica to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Schedules at
lukictours.com
Luki Bus
Phone
+381 36 35-90-90
Email
lukireisen@gmail.com
Website
lukibus.com
Bus from Sremska Mitrovica to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
lukibus.com
Bosna Expres
Bocac Tours
Phone
051/215-725
Email
bocact@teol.net
Website
bocactours.com
Bus from Derventa to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Schedules at
bocactours.com
Tourist Company
Phone
066 890 490
Email
tourist@teol.net
Website
touristcompany.ba
Bus from Derventa to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
5 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22
Schedules at
touristcompany.ba
Terra Travel d.o.o.
Phone
011 3287 412
Email
info@terratravel.rs
Website
terratravel.rs
Shuttle from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
terratravel.rs
Book at
terratravel.rs

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Karlovac to Novi Sad?

The distance between Karlovac and Novi Sad is 336 km. The road distance is 427 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Karlovac to Novi Sad?

The cheapest way to get from Karlovac to Novi Sad is to bus which costs 120 kn - 180 kn and takes 10 h 46 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Karlovac to Novi Sad?

The quickest way to get from Karlovac to Novi Sad is to drive which takes 4 h 11 min and costs 310 kn - 460 kn.

Is there a direct train between Karlovac and Novi Sad?

No, there is no direct train from Karlovac to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Karlovac and arriving at Novi Sad via Osijek and Bogojevo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Karlovac and Novi Sad?

No, there is no direct bus from Karlovac to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Karlovac and arriving at Novi Sad via Ruma. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 42 min.

How long does it take to get from Karlovac to Novi Sad?

It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to get from Karlovac to Novi Sad, including transfers.