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There are 4 ways to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar by bus or car

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Bus Prijevoz Knežević  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar

$7 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus Autobusni Promet  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar

$12 - $19

Bus Croatia Bus  •  3 h 11 min

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

$8 - $13

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar 83.1 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar is to bus which costs 55 kn - 80 kn and takes 3 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar is to bus which costs 50 kn - 100 kn and takes 1 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Plitvička Jezera and arriving at Zadar. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Plitvice Lakes National Park and Zadar is 90 km. The road distance is 133 km.

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The best way to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 42 min and costs 50 kn - 100 kn.

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The bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar takes 1 h 40 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar bus services, operated by Prijevoz Knežević, depart from Plitvička Jezera station.

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Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar bus services, operated by Prijevoz Knežević, arrive at Zadar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar is 133 km. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar.

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There are 7754+ hotels available in Zadar. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar.
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  • Distance: 56.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 42 min

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

Prijevoz Knežević operates a bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Pirovac
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
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
2 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Plitvička Jezera to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com

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