There are 6 ways to get from Karlovac to Split by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovac to Split

$23 - $35

5 alternative options

Bus Promet Makarska  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovac to Zagreb 940
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Split

$26 - $53

Bus Autobusni Promet  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovac to Split

$27 - $45

Bus Autobusni Promet #2  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlovac to Gračac
  2. Take the bus from Gračac to Split

$31 - $44

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Karlovac to Split 226.9 miles

$40 - $65

Train, fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Karlovac to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Split (SPU) ZAG - SPU

$69 - $281

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Karlovac and arriving at Split. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karlovac and arriving at Split. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

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The distance between Karlovac and Split is 231 km. The road distance is 363 km.

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The best way to get from Karlovac to Split without a car is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs .

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The train from Karlovac to Split takes 5 h 26 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Karlovac to Split bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Karlovac station.

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Karlovac to Split train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Karlovac station.

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The best way to get from Karlovac to Split is to train which takes 5 h 26 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Split Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Karlovac to Split bus services, operated by Promet Makarska, arrive at Split station.

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Map of how to get from Karlovac to Split.
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  • Distance: 144.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

What companies run services between Karlovac, Croatia and Split, Croatia?

Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Karlovac to Split 3 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Karlovac to Split via Zagreb in around 6 h 36 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Karlovac to Split
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $12
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 Zagreb
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Split
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autotransport Karlovac
Phone
098 98 32 331
Email
irena.tihi@atsk.hr
Website
atsk.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
atsk.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Split
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Gračac
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Gračac to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
brioni.hr
FlixBus

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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Karlovac Zob to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Split
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com

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Karlovac to Split train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Split station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Karlovac to Split is 363 km. It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to drive from Karlovac to Split.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Zagreb Airport to Split Airport.

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