There are 5 ways to get from Korčula to Plitvice Lakes National Park by ferry, bus, train, bus and ferry 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.

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Catamaran, bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Vela Luka to Split 9604
  2. Take the bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$27 - $34

4 alternative options

Catamaran, train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Vela Luka to Split 9604
  2. Take the train from Split to Vrhovine

$94 - $119

Bus and ferry, bus  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Vela Luka to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$40 - $65

Bus and ferry, bus via Plitvice Lakes  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Vela Luka to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes 934 / ...

$34 - $90

Catamaran, drive  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Vela Luka to Split 9604
  2. Drive from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$37 - $59

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Korčula to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Vela Luka and arriving at Plitvice Lakes National Park via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 47 min.

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The distance between Korčula and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 239 km.

The best way to get from Korčula to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to Catamaran and bus which takes 6 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Korčula to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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

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Korčula to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Prijevoz Knežević, arrive at Plitvice Lakes National Park station.

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There are 843+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at $45 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Korčula to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 149.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 49 min

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

There is no direct connection from Vela Luka to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, you can take the Catamaran to Split, take the walk to Split, take the bus to Plitvice Lakes National Park, then take the walk to Plitvice Lakes National Park. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Vela Luka to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Split, Split, and Vrhovine in around 7 h 56 min.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Vrhovine
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus and ferry from Vela Luka to Split
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.com.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 Split to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $50
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Ferry from Vela Luka to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$7 - $10

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