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There are 6 ways to get from Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park by train, night bus, bus, car 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

Train, night bus  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Lesce-Bled to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes N975

$24 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb 900 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera 975

$21 - $41

4 alternative options

Bus Globtour  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana Zob Postaja to Karlovac Zob
  3. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera 975

$23 - $43

Train, bus  •  8h 31m

  1. Take the train from Lesce-Bled to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Karlovac
  3. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera 975

$30 - $50

Drive  •  3h 27m

  1. Drive from Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park 175.7 miles

$35 - $55

Shuttle, bus  •  6h 23m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Bled to Zagreb
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera 975

$53 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 18€ - 40€ and takes 7h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 3h 27m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Mlino and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Ljubljana and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 37m.

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The distance between Lake Bled and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 203 km. The road distance is 281.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to train and night bus which takes 7h 7m and costs 20€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 7h 7m to get from Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Alpetour - Potovalna Agencija, D.O.O., depart from Mlino station.

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Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Autobusni Promet, arrive at Plitvička Jezera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 281 km. It takes approximately 3h 27m to drive from Lake Bled 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 Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 126.9 miles
  • Duration: 7h 7m

What companies run services between Lake Bled, Slovenia and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Lake Bled to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Zagreb, and Plitvička Jezera in around 7h 37m.

Train operators
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Mlino to Avtobusna postaja Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Book at
Nomago
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Ljubljana Zob Postaja to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Ljubljana Zob Postaja to Karlovac Zob
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Crnja Tours
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Autobusni kolodvor
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
atvo.it
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com

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