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There are 4 ways to get from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus, taxi or car

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Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus Autobusni Promet  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera

$8 - $15

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park 52.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park 52.4 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 55 kn - 95 kn and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to taxi which costs 850 kn - 1.100 kn and takes 1 h 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Karlovac and arriving at Plitvice Lakes National Park. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Karlovac and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 68 km. The road distance is 83.8 km.

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The best way to get from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 24 min and costs 65 kn - 95 kn.

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The bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 1 h 22 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Karlovac station.

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Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., arrive at Plitvice Lakes National Park station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 84 km. It takes approximately 1 h 21 min to drive from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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There are 797+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 42.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 24 min

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

Arriva d.o.o. operates a bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. Croatia Bus also services this route twice daily.

Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Croatia Bus
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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