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There are 6 ways to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Rio de Janeiro by bus, plane or shuttle

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus to Zadar, fly  •  23h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
  2. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) ZAD - GIG

R$ 1348 - R$ 4176

5 alternative options

Bus to Zagreb, fly  •  22h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) ZAG - GIG

R$ 2051 - R$ 3692

Bus, bus to Split, fly  •  23h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Plitvička Jezera to Benkovac
  2. Take the bus from Benkovac to Trogir
  3. Fly from Split (SPU) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) SPU - GIG

R$ 2084 - R$ 5112

Bus, shuttle to Ljubljana, fly  •  23h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana Airport
  3. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) LJU - GIG

R$ 1854 - R$ 4769

Bus, shuttle, shuttle to Trieste, fly  •  23h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
  4. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) TRS - GIG

R$ 1884 - R$ 5619

Bus, shuttle, shuttle to Pula, fly  •  26h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana - Avtobusna Postaja to Pula Airport
  4. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao (GIG) PUY - GIG

R$ 1604 - R$ 7719

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Rio de Janeiro is to bus and fly which costs 2.300 kn - 7.500 kn and takes 23h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Rio de Janeiro is to bus and fly which costs 3.500 kn - 6.500 kn and takes 22h 32m.

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The distance between Plitvice Lakes National Park and Rio de Janeiro is 9603 km.

It takes approximately 23h 8m to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Rio de Janeiro, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Zadar Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport. The quickest flight takes 20h 35m and has one stopover.

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Rio de Janeiro is 5h behind Plitvice Lakes National Park. It is currently 11:40 AM in Plitvice Lakes National Park and 6:40 AM in Rio de Janeiro.

Vueling Airlines, Alitalia, TAP Portugal and five other airlines offer flights from Zadar Airport to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao Airport.

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There are 3423+ hotels available in Rio de Janeiro. Prices start at R$ 145 per night.

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Map of how to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Rio de Janeiro.
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  • Distance: 6001.9 miles
  • Duration: 23h 8m

What companies run services between Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil?

There is no direct connection from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Rio de Janeiro. However, you can take the walk to Plitvička Jezera, take the bus to Zadar, take the walk to Zadar station, take the bus to Zadar Airport, take the walk to Zadar airport, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, take the walk to Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim - Terminal 2, take the bus to Vicente de Carvalho, take the walk to Vicente de Carvalho, then take the Metrô Rio to Rio de Janeiro. Alternatively, you can take the walk to Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2, take the bus to Zagreb - Autobusni Kolodvor, take the bus to Zagreb Airport, take the walk to Zagreb airport, fly to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, take the walk to Aeroporto Internacional Tom Jobim - Terminal 2, take the bus to Vicente de Carvalho, take the walk to Vicente de Carvalho, then take the Metrô Rio to Rio de Janeiro.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 2m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 9000
Flights from Zadar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 2000 - R$ 9000
Flights from Zagreb to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 6500
Flights from Split to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 6500
Flights from Split to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 6500
Flights from Ljubljana to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4400 - R$ 6500
Flights from Trieste to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3700 - R$ 9000
Flights from Trieste to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R$ 3700 - R$ 9000
Flights from Pula to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 8000
Flights from Pula to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1700 - R$ 8000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zagreb to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 7000
Flights from Zagreb to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4100 - R$ 6000
Flights from Split to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 12000
Flights from Ljubljana to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
15h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 6000
Flights from Ljubljana to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3100 - R$ 5500
Flights from Ljubljana to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Amsterdam Schiphol, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 3000 - R$ 6000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zadar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 9000
Flights from Zagreb to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Zurich
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1100 - R$ 4900
Flights from Split to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Zurich
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 5500
Flights from Ljubljana to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Zurich
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 6000
Flights from Pula to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Zurich, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 5500
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zadar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Munich, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 4200
Flights from Zagreb to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 15000
Flights from Zagreb to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Lisbon, Sao Paulo Viracopos
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 1900 - R$ 6500
Flights from Zagreb to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Brussels, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
R$ 5500 - R$ 15000
Flights from Ljubljana to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Vienna, Lisbon
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 2700 - R$ 16000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Zadar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Rome
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
R$ 1200 - R$ 6000
Flights from Split to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Rome
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 1400 - R$ 6500
Flights from Trieste to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Rome
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 9000
Flights from Trieste to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Rome, Sao Paulo
Ave. Duration
19h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3300 - R$ 9000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zagreb to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 4300 - R$ 7000
Flights from Split to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
18h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2400 - R$ 12000
Flights from Ljubljana to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R$ 3100 - R$ 5500
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zadar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Madrid
Ave. Duration
25h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
R$ 1600 - R$ 7000
Royal Air Maroc
Website
royalairmaroc.com
Flights from Zadar to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via Marseille, Casablanca
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
R$ 1300 - R$ 4100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Rio De Janeiro-Galeao via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
R$ 2100 - R$ 8000
Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
R$ 45 - R$ 60
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 Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 45 - R$ 65
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 45 - R$ 65
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Benkovac
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 45 - R$ 65
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 30 - R$ 50
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 40 - R$ 65
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
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 28 - R$ 50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Plitvice Lakes to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 40 - R$ 70
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Promet Makarska
Phone
+385 21 612 005
Email
kontakt@promet-makarska.hr
Website
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R$ 35 - R$ 55
Book at
Promet Makarska
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Benkovac to Trogir
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R$ 28 - R$ 40
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb to Ljubljana Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
R$ 120 - R$ 1100
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
R$ 120 - R$ 160
Private
R$ 480 - R$ 1100
Shuttle from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
R$ 120 - R$ 850
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
R$ 120 - R$ 150
Private
R$ 470 - R$ 850
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
R$ 130 - R$ 1200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
R$ 130 - R$ 170
Private
R$ 470 - R$ 1200
Shuttle from Ljubljana - Avtobusna Postaja to Pula Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
R$ 150 - R$ 1300
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
R$ 150 - R$ 170
Private
R$ 700 - R$ 1300

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