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There are 3 ways to get from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus or car

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Bus via Karlovac  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Novi Vinodolski to Karlovac Novi Vinodolski Central Bus Station - Karlovac Central Bus Station / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera 975 / ...

115 kn - 240 kn

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Dramalj to Plitvička Jezera

111 kn - 151 kn

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2h 4m

  1. Drive from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park 124 km

95 kn - 140 kn

Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus and walk

The journey time between Novi Vinodolski and Plitvice Lakes National Park is around 6h 15m and covers a distance of around 214 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 15m. Services are operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, Autotrans d.d., Autobusni Promet and others. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 15m
Fastest journey time:
6h 15m
Journey distance:
214 km
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
168 kn
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
18:45
Last service departs at:
18:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus and walk schedules

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

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The cheapest way to get from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 95 kn - 140 kn and takes 2h 4m.

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The quickest way to get from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 95 kn - 140 kn and takes 2h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Novi Vinodolski and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Karlovac. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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The distance between Novi Vinodolski and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 71 km. The road distance is 124 km.

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The best way to get from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to bus via Karlovac which takes 4h 30m and costs 110 kn - 240 kn.

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It takes approximately 4h 30m to get from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, depart from Dramalj station.

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Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, arrive at Plitvička Jezera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 124 km. It takes approximately 2h 4m to drive from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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Map of how to get from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 70.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 30m

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

You can take a bus from Novi Vinodolski to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Karlovac and Plitvička Jezera in around 4h 30m.

Bus operators
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Novi Vinodolski to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 100 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Dramalj to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 120 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Novi Vinodolski Central Bus Station to Karlovac Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 170 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Novi Vinodolski to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 140 kn
Schedules at
ap.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 Novi Vinodolski to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
65 kn - 85 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55 kn - 70 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 60 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
Autopromet d.d. Slunj
Phone
+00385 47 777 276
Email
autopromet.slunj@gmail.com
Website
autopromet.hr
Bus from Karlovac Central Bus Station to Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Autopromet d.d. Slunj
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Phone
+385 (0)31 214 388
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac Central Bus Station to Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Website
Panturist d.d. Osijek

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