Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Zadar?

Book now

There are 10 ways to get from Paris to Zadar by plane, bus, train, night train, 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

Fly Paris CDG to Zadar  •  6h 32m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Zadar (ZAD) CDG - ZAD

694 kn - 1.462 kn

Cheapest option

Bus via Paris Place du Pantheon  •  26h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Place du Pantheon to Zagreb Central Bus Station Sofia Central Bus Station - Rennes Place de la Gare / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Zadar

184 kn - 981 kn

8 alternative options

Bus to Beauvais, fly to Zadar  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Porte Maillot to Paris Beauvais Airport
  2. Fly from Beauvais (BVA) to Zadar (ZAD) BVA - ZAD

629 kn - 2.519 kn

Fly Paris CDG to Split, bus  •  8h 22m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Split (SPU) CDG - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Trogir Central Bus Station to Zadar Central Bus Station

577 kn - 1.557 kn

Fly Paris Orly to Split, bus  •  8h 18m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Split (SPU) ORY - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Trogir Central Bus Station to Zadar Central Bus Station

648 kn - 2.182 kn

Train, bus  •  18h

  1. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale Fr
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Zadar bus station

1.252 kn - 2.168 kn

Train, bus via Karlsruhe  •  19h 57m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe central train station to Zadar bus station N948

1.008 kn - 1.381 kn

Train, night train, ferry  •  22h 27m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf Tgv
  2. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Rijeka En
  3. Take the ferry from Rijeka to Zadar

1.463 kn - 2.076 kn

Bus  •  24h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Paris to Zagreb N880
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Zadar bus station 939 / ...

564 kn - 796 kn

Drive  •  14h 59m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Zadar 1592.8 km

1.300 kn - 2.000 kn

Paris to Zadar by train and bus

The journey time between Paris and Zadar is around 23h 38m and covers a distance of around 1632 km. The fastest journey normally takes 23h 38m. Operated by TGV inOui, Trenitalia Frecce and FlixBus, the Paris to Zadar service departs from Paris Gare De Lyon and arrives in Zadar bus station. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
23h 38m
Fastest journey time:
23h 38m
Journey distance:
1632 km
Services per week:
3
Cheapest price:
1.252 kn
Carbon emissions:
112 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:22
Last service departs at:
06:22

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Paris to Zadar train and bus schedules

France → Croatia
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Croatia from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Show more details
Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

Show less

Conditions of entry into Croatia from France

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from France
Show more details
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 7 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, South Africa and Tanzania
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area and Cyprus
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Brazil, Cyprus, India, Russia, South Africa, Tanzania and United Kingdom

Show less

Rules to follow in Croatia

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from France.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Zadar is 00385 91 468 30 32.

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

The social distance requirement in Zadar 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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Croatia.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 3 Aug 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Zadar is to bus which costs €75 - €110 and takes 24h 53m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Paris to Zadar is to bus and fly which costs €80 - €340 and takes 5h 29m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Zadar station. However, there are services departing from Paris and arriving at Zadar bus station via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 53m.

More details

The distance between Paris and Zadar is 1116 km. The road distance is 1592.8 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Paris to Zadar without a car is to train and bus which takes 18h and costs €160 - €290.

More details

It takes approximately 6h 32m to get from Paris to Zadar, including transfers.

More details

Paris to Zadar bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris station.

More details

The best way to get from Paris to Zadar is to fly which takes 6h 32m and costs €90 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €75 - €110 and takes 24h 53m.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Zadar Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

Search flights

Paris to Zadar bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zadar bus station.

More details

Map of how to get from Paris to Zadar.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1115.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 32m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Zadar, Croatia?

Lufthansa, Croatia Airlines and six other airlines fly from Paris to Zadar every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Paris Bercy to Zadar via Zagreb in around 24h 53m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zadar via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
500 kn - 1.900 kn
Flights from Paris CDG to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
440 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Paris Orly to Split
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.500 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.700 kn
Flights from Paris CDG to Split
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.600 kn
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 4.100 kn
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
350 kn - 3.000 kn
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 7.000 kn
Flights from Paris CDG to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 7.000 kn
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1.800 kn - 4.200 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Beauvais to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
350 kn - 2.200 kn
Flights from Beauvais to Zadar via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
350 kn - 2.200 kn
Flights from Beauvais to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
390 kn - 2.300 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.900 kn - 6.500 kn
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.900 kn - 4.200 kn
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Split via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
700 kn - 3.400 kn
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Zadar via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 3.200 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 4.600 kn
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
3.200 kn - 6.500 kn
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Split via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
900 kn - 3.900 kn
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
800 kn - 1.100 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
800 kn - 950 kn
1st Class
900 kn - 1.100 kn
Train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
600 kn - 800 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
600 kn - 750 kn
1st Class
650 kn - 800 kn
Train from Paris l'Est to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
900 kn - 1.300 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
900 kn - 1.100 kn
1st Class
1.000 kn - 1.300 kn
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
290 kn - 900 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
290 kn - 400 kn
Base Standard
500 kn - 700 kn
Base Premium
600 kn - 900 kn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
650 kn - 950 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Phone
0892 68 20 66
Website
aeroportparisbeauvais.com
Bus from Paris Porte Maillot to Paris Beauvais Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 kn
Website
Aéroport Paris Beauvais
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trogir Central Bus Station to Zadar Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
120 kn - 170 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Bus from Zagreb Central Bus Station to Zadar Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
160 kn - 230 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trogir to Zadar bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65 kn - 85 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Zadar bus station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
140 kn - 180 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe central train station to Zadar bus station
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
380 kn - 460 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
470 kn - 600 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar bus station
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
160 kn - 210 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
160 kn - 240 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
App Pozega by Arriva
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Trogir Central Bus Station to Zadar Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11 kn - 340 kn
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trogir Central Bus Station to Zadar Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 90 kn
Website
Arriva d.o.o.
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 100 kn
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 80 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Trogir, aut.kolodvor to Zadar, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35 kn - 50 kn
Website
RegioJet
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110 kn
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Velebit Tours
Phone
08008885
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
144 kn
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95 kn - 130 kn
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90 kn - 130 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Union Ivkoni
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Paris Place du Pantheon to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
22h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
23 kn - 750 kn
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Ferry operators
G&V Line Iadera
Phone
+385 23 250 733
Email
info@gv-zadar.hr
Website
gv-zadar.com
Ferry from Rijeka to Zadar
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
160 kn - 290 kn
Website
G&V Line Iadera
Low Season Price
160 kn - 280 kn
High Season Price
190 kn - 290 kn

Want to know more about travelling around Croatia

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Zadar is 1593 km. It takes approximately 14h 59m to drive from Paris to Zadar.

Get driving directions

Air France, Austrian Airlines, Luxair and three other airlines offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Zadar Airport.

Search flights

Book your Paris to Zadar bus tickets online with FlixBus.

Search and book

There are 168+ hotels available in Zadar. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

More details

The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs €5 - €9.

More details