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

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 Prijevoz Knežević  •  4 h 47 min

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

$21 - $27

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Vrhovine

$88 - $111

Bus Autobusni Promet  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera 931

$23 - $36

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Podstrana to Plitvice Lakes National Park 163 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Podstrana to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 130 kn - 170 kn and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Podstrana to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 200 kn - 300 kn and takes 2 h 58 min.

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The distance between Podstrana and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 172 km. The road distance is 260.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Podstrana to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Podstrana to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Podstrana and arriving at Plitvice Lakes National Park via Split. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

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

Prijevoz Knežević operates a bus from Podstrana to Plitvice Lakes National Park twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Alternatively, Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Podstrana to Plitvice Lakes National Park twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Vrhovine
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Autobusni Promet
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 Split to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com

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