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

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Recommended option

Bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. N900 / ...
  2. 933

$20 - $64

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 27 min

$24 - $35

Train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Ec / ...

$98 - $131

Drive  •  3 h 9 min

  1. 147.3 miles

$29 - $45

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

You can take a bus from Postojna to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Ljubljana, Zagreb, and Plitvička Jezera in around 6 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Postojna to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Ljubljana, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Zagreb, and Vrhovine in around 8 h 21 min.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Postojna to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Ljubljana Zob Postaja to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Ljubljana Zob Postaja to Karlovac Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
globtour.com
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Postojna and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 148 km. The road distance is 236 km.

The cheapest way to get from Postojna to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 17€ - 55€ and takes 6 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Postojna to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which takes 3 h 9 min and costs 25€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct bus from Postojna to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Postojna and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Ljubljana and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from Postojna to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.