There are 5 ways to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad by bus or car

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Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes to Poličnik 934

$57 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus Croatia Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Maslenica

$8 - $13

3 alternative options

Bus via Poličnik  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvice Lakes to Poličnik 934
  2. Take the bus from Poličnik to Starigrad Paklenica

$9 - $14

Bus Autobusni Promet  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Plitvička Jezera to Posedarje

$13 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad 72.7 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad is to bus which costs 50 kn - 80 kn and takes 4 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad is to drive which costs 90 kn - 140 kn and takes 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad. However, there are services departing from Plitvice Lakes and arriving at Starigrad Paklenica via Poličnik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Plitvice Lakes National Park and Starigrad is 67 km. The road distance is 116.4 km.

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The best way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs 360 kn - 490 kn.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad, including transfers.

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Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Plitvice Lakes station.

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Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad bus services, operated by Slavonija Bus, arrive at Starigrad Paklenica station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad is 116 km. It takes approximately 1 h 38 min to drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad.

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There are 2690+ hotels available in Starigrad. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad.
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  • Distance: 41.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Starigrad once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min.

Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Plitvice Lakes to Poličnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Poličnik to Starigrad Paklenica
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Posedarje
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Maslenica
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr

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