Directions from Prague to Plitvice Lakes National Park

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Recommended option

Bus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Zagreb 060 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera 933

$47 - $81

8 alternative options

Train, bus via Graz Hbf  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Graz Hbf Rj
  2. Take the bus from Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof to Zagreb
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera 933

Train, bus  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Kapfenberg Rj
  2. Take the train from Kapfenberg to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera 933

$85 - $135

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Plitvice Lakes National Park 511.2 miles

$100 - $150

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zagreb (ZAG) PRG - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera

$87 - $416

Fly to Zadar, bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Zadar (ZAD) PRG - ZAD
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$103 - $572

Fly to Split, bus  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Split (SPU) PRG - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$110 - $431

Fly to Ljubljana, bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Ljubljana (LJU) PRG - LJU
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera

$138 - $756

Shuttle, bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Praha to Zagreb Eurobusways
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$72 - $200

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Prague to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Zagreb and Plitvička Jezera in around 12 h 55 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Prague to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Prague to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,600
Flights from Prague to Zadar via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Flights from Prague to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Prague to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Prague to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,300
Flights from Prague to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Prague to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Prague to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $360
Flights from Prague to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Prague to Zadar via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Zadar via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Prague to Zadar via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Zadar via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Prague to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Kapfenberg
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
cd.cz
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Kapfenberg to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Prague, Prague Main station to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
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
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Praha to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $190
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Prague and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 586 km. The road distance is 818 km.

The cheapest way to get from Prague to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 1 000 Kč - 1 800 Kč and takes 12 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Prague to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 6 min and costs 1 900 Kč - 9 500 Kč.

No, there is no direct bus from Prague to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Prague, Prague Main station and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 12 h 55 min to get from Prague to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.