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There are 2 ways to get from Novalja to Otočac by bus, car ferry or car

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Bus  •  3h

  1. Take the bus from Novalja Bus Station to Otocac Central Bus Station Novalja Bus Station - Otocac Central Bus Station

110 kn - 160 kn

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Car ferry, drive  •  1h 53m

  1. Take the car ferry from Zigljen to Prizna 335
  2. Drive from Prizna to Otočac

86 kn - 127 kn

Novalja → Otočac
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Otočac is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Otočac is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Otočac is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

Last updated: 18 Apr 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Novalja to Otočac is to car ferry and drive, which costs 85 kn - 130 kn and takes 1h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Novalja to Otočac is to car ferry and drive which costs 85 kn - 130 kn and takes 1h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Novalja Bus Station station and arriving at Otocac Central Bus Station station. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h.

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The distance between Novalja and Otočac is 44 km.

The best way to get from Novalja to Otočac without a car is to bus which takes 3h and costs 110 kn - 160 kn.

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The bus from Novalja Bus Station to Otocac Central Bus Station takes 3h including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Novalja to Otočac bus services, operated by Autotrans d.d., depart from Novalja Bus Station.

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Novalja to Otočac bus services, operated by Autotrans d.d., arrive at Otocac Central Bus Station.

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There are 26+ hotels available in Otočac. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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Map of how to get from Novalja to Otočac.
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  • Distance: 44.5 km
  • Duration: 3h

What companies run services between Novalja, Croatia and Otočac, Croatia?

Autotrans d.d. operates a bus from Novalja Bus Station to Otocac Central Bus Station twice a week. Tickets cost 110 kn - 160 kn and the journey takes 3h.

Bus operators
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Novalja Bus Station to Otocac Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Ferry operators
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Car ferry from Žigljen to Prizna
Ave. Duration
45 days 12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ap.hr

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