There are 6 ways to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Hallstatt by bus, shuttle, train, car or plane

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, shuttle, train  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob 933
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Stainach-Irdning Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Stainach-Irdning to Hallstatt Rex / ...

$74 - $382

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob 933
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Graz
  3. Take the bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Schladming 362

$39 - $68

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  12 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob 933
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Graz Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Stainach-Irdning Ic / ...
  4. Take the train from Stainach-Irdning to Hallstatt Rex / ...

$60 - $107

Bus, train via Karlovac  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Karlovac
  2. Take the train from Karlovac to Zagreb
  3. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Graz Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Graz Hbf to Stainach-Irdning Ic / ...
  5. Take the train from Stainach-Irdning to Hallstatt Rex / ...

$69 - $113

Drive  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Hallstatt 301.7 miles

$55 - $90

Bus, fly, train  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Vienna (VIE) ZAG - VIE
  3. Take the train from Flughafen Wien to St.Pölten Hbf
  4. Take the train from St.Pölten Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
  5. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt

$144 - $509

Questions & Answers

The distance between Plitvice Lakes National Park and Hallstatt is 334 km. The road distance is 482.7 km.

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The best way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Hallstatt without a car is to bus and shuttle and train which takes 10 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 13 min to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Hallstatt, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plitvice Lakes National Park to Hallstatt is 483 km. It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Hallstatt.

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Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 1735+ hotels available in Hallstatt. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Hallstatt.
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  • Distance: 209 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 13 min

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

You can take a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Hallstatt via Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2, Zagreb Zob, Zagreb, Graz, Graz, Graz central train station, and Schladming in around 11 h 13 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Vienna
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Graz Hbf to Stainach-Irdning
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Stainach-Irdning to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Flughafen Wien to St.Pölten Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from St.Pölten Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Karlovac to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $12
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Sankt Pölten to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Graz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Plitvice Lakes to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Graz, Graz central train station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Graz, Graz central train station to Schladming
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Graz
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Graz
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr

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