There are 4 ways to get from Novalja to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus, bus and ferry, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus Prijevoz Knežević  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Novalja to Zadar
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$15 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Novalja to Zadar
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes 931 / ...

$14 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Novalja to Karlovac
  2. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera

$19 - $37

Car ferry, drive  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Zigljen to Prizna 335
  2. Drive from Prizna to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Novalja to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to car ferry and drive which costs 100 kn - 160 kn and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Novalja to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to car ferry and drive which costs 100 kn - 160 kn and takes 2 h 18 min.

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The distance between Novalja and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 68 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Novalja to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Novalja to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Novalja and arriving at Plitvice Lakes National Park via Zadar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

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

You can take a bus from Novalja to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Zadar and Plitvice Lakes National Park in around 4 h 12 min.

Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus and ferry from Novalja to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $35
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
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
Car ferry from Zigljen to Prizna
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$1 - $2
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Car ferry from Zigljen to Prizna
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Car ferry from Žigljen to Prizna
Ave. Duration
45 days 12 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com

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