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There are 7 ways to get from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus, car, train, night bus, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Opuzen to Split K954
  2. Take the bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera

212 kn - 355 kn

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Drive, bus, train  •  7h 56m

  1. Drive from Neum to Drašnice
  2. Take the bus from Drašnice to Split
  3. Take the train from Split to Vrhovine Ic

703 kn - 908 kn

Night bus, bus  •  11h 7m

  1. Take the night bus from Neum to Ljubuški
  2. Take the bus from Ljubuški to Split
  3. Take the bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera

304 kn - 416 kn

Night bus, bus via Šujica  •  15h 46m

  1. Take the night bus from Neum to Šuica, Šujica
  2. Take the bus from Šuica, Šujica to Split
  3. Take the night bus from Split Central Bus Station to Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop

289 kn - 387 kn

Drive  •  4h 11m

  1. Drive from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park 379.8 km

290 kn - 430 kn

Drive to Dubrovnik, fly, night bus  •  6h 51m

  1. Drive from Neum to Ston
  2. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Zagreb (ZAG) DBV - ZAG
  3. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

587 kn - 1.065 kn

Taxi to Mostar, fly, night bus  •  5h 38m

  1. Take a taxi from Neum to Mostar
  2. Fly from Mostar (OMO) to Zagreb (ZAG) OMO - ZAG
  3. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

766 kn - 1.477 kn

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Plitvice Lakes National Park is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Plitvice Lakes National Park is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Plitvice Lakes National Park is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs $30 - $60 and takes 7h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 4h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Neum and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Ljubuški and Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 7m.

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The distance between Neum and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 270 km. The road distance is 379.8 km.

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The best way to get from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to night bus and bus which takes 11h 7m and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 7h 14m to get from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Neum station.

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The quickest flight from Dubrovnik Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 380 km. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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  • Distance: 270.1 km
  • Duration: 7h 14m

What companies run services between Neum, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Neum to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Opuzen, Split, and Plitvička Jezera in around 7h 14m.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
330 kn - 1.100 kn
Flights from Mostar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
330 kn - 950 kn
Train operators
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Phone
+385 21 612 005
Email
kontakt@promet-makarska.hr
Website
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Opuzen to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
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Promet Makarska
Bus from Drašnice to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
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Promet Makarska
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Opuzen to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 100 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Opuzen, Opuzen autobusna stanica to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70 kn - 90 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Neum to Ljubuški
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
60 kn - 80 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubuški to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 85 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Neum to Šuica, Šujica
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
90 kn - 120 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Šuica, Šujica to Split
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65 kn - 85 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
70 kn - 90 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Opuzen to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
130 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Ljubuski to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Phone
+385 (0)31 214 388
Website
panturist-turizam.hr
Night bus from Split Central Bus Station to Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 190 kn
Website
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Other operators
Taxi from Neum to Mostar
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Estimated price
330 kn - 400 kn
Taxi Neum
Phone
+387 063 623 557

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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There are 160+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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