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There are 4 ways to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Silba by bus, ferry, car ferry or car

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Bus, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
  2. Take the ferry from Zadar to Silba

Cheapest

Bus, car ferry

  1. Take the bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
  2. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Silba

Bus, car ferry via Plitvička Jezera

  1. Take the bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
  2. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Silba

Drive, ferry

  1. Drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar
  2. Take the ferry from Zadar to Silba
Plitvice Lakes National Park → Silba
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Silba is 00385 91 468 30 32.

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

The social distance requirement in Silba is 1.5 metres.

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The most affordable way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Silba is to bus and car ferry, which costs 120 kn - 170 kn and takes 7h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Silba is to drive and ferry which costs 160 kn - 270 kn and takes 3h 26m.

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The distance between Plitvice Lakes National Park and Silba is 92 km.

The best way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Silba without a car is to bus and ferry which takes 4h 28m and costs 130 kn - 210 kn.

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It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Silba, including transfers.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Silba. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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Map of how to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Silba.
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  • Distance: 92.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 28m

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

There is no direct connection from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Silba. However, you can take the walk to Plitvička Jezera, take the bus to Zadar, take the line 4 bus to Zadar - Liburnska obala, take the walk to Zadar, then take the ferry to Silba. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Silba via Plitvička Jezera, Zadar, Zadar - Stari autobusni kolodvor, and Zadar in around 7h 23m.

Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 100 kn
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 100 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Ferry operators
Miatours
Phone
+385 23 254 300
Email
info@miatours.hr
Website
miatours.hr
Ferry from Zadar to Silba
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50 kn
Website
Miatours
G&V Line Iadera
Phone
+385 23 250 733
Email
info@gv-zadar.hr
Website
gv-zadar.com
Ferry from Zadar to Silba
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
10 kn - 120 kn
Website
G&V Line Iadera
Low Season Price
65 kn - 120 kn
High Season Price
80 kn - 120 kn

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