Duration 7h 38m
Distance 1096.6 km
Average price 1.400 kn
Possible routes 5 found

There are 5 ways to get from Lausanne to Zadar by train, plane, bus or car

We recommend taking the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport and then flying from Geneva to Zadar, which is the fastest option and takes around 7h 38m.

Recommended route
Fastest
7h 38m
677 kn - 3.043 kn
Alternative routes

Train to Zurich, fly to Split, bus • 9h 33m

  1. Lausanne
  2. Zurich
  3. Podorljak
  4. Zadar
9h 33m

Train, bus • 17h 12m

  1. Lausanne
  2. Luzern
  3. Zadar
17h 12m
835 kn - 1.366 kn

Bus • 18h 25m

  1. Lausanne
  2. Zadar
18h 25m
Cheapest
440 kn - 650 kn

Drive • 11h 29m

  1. Lausanne
  2. Zadar
11h 29m
950 kn - 1.500 kn

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Lausanne to Zadar? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Zadar is to bus which costs SFr 60 - SFr 90 and takes 18h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Zadar is to train and fly which costs SFr 95 - SFr 440 and takes 7h 38m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lausanne and arriving at Zadar. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 18h 25m.

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The distance between Lausanne and Zadar is 723 km. The road distance is 1096.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Zadar without a car is to train and bus which takes 17h 12m and costs SFr 110 - SFr 200.

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It takes approximately 7h 38m to get from Lausanne to Zadar, including transfers.

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Lausanne to Zadar bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, depart from Lausanne station.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Zadar Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Lausanne to Zadar bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Zadar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Zadar is 1097 km. It takes approximately 11h 29m to drive from Lausanne to Zadar.

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Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Iberia and four other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Zadar Airport.

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There are 7981+ hotels available in Zadar. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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How to travel from Lausanne to Zadar

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Lausanne to Zadar right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Lausanne and Zadar?

Eurolines CH operates a bus from Lausanne to Zadar twice a week. Tickets cost 440 kn - 650 kn and the journey takes 18h 25m.
Airlines
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 4.600 kn

About Lufthansa

Flights from Geneva to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 4.600 kn
Flights from Geneva to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
900 kn - 4.900 kn
Flights from Geneva to Zadar via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
950 kn - 6.000 kn
Flights from Zurich to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 4.700 kn
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kn - 4.800 kn

About Austrian Airlines

Flights from Geneva to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kn - 4.800 kn
Flights from Zurich to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
1.900 kn - 4.900 kn
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Wednesday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.300 kn

About easyJet

Flights from Geneva to Zadar via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Geneva to Zadar via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.500 kn
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Tuesday
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.200 kn

About Iberia

Flights from Geneva to Zadar via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.200 kn
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Sunday
Estimated price
470 kn - 2.700 kn

About Jet2.com

Flights from Geneva to Zadar via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
470 kn - 2.700 kn
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 5.500 kn

About Edelweiss Air

Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 5.500 kn
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 4.000 kn

About Croatia Airlines

Flights from Zurich to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 4.000 kn
Train operators
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
180 kn - 320 kn

About Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

Train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
180 kn - 320 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
500 kn - 900 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lausanne to Luzern
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
460 kn - 850 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
160 kn - 450 kn

About Trenitalia Eurocity

Train from Lausanne to Geneve-Aeroport
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
160 kn - 450 kn
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
160 kn - 220 kn
1st Class
330 kn - 450 kn

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Bus operators
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
On demand
Bus from Podorljak to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
370 kn - 550 kn

About Eurolines CH

Bus from Luzern to Zadar
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
370 kn - 550 kn
Book at
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lausanne to Zadar
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
440 kn - 650 kn
Book at
eurolines.ch

Zadar, Croatia

Zadar is the oldest continuously inhabited city in Croatia. It is situated on the Adriatic Sea, at the northwestern part of Ravni Kotari region. Zadar serves as the seat of Zadar County and the wider northern Dalmatian region. The city proper covers 25 km2 with a population of 75,082 in 2011, making it the fifth largest city in the country. - Wikipedia

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