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There are 6 ways to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska by car, train, bus, ferry or plane

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Drive, train, bus

  1. Drive from Pula Airport (PUY) to Rijeka
  2. Take the train from Rijeka to Ostarije
  3. Take the train from Ostarije to Split
  4. Take the bus from Split to Makarska

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Catamaran, bus

  1. Take the Catamaran from Pula to Zadar
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Split
  3. Take the bus from Split to Makarska

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Pula Central Bus Station to Split Central Bus Station
  2. Take the bus from Split to Makarska

Bus via Fazana

  1. Take the bus from Pula to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Makarska

Drive

  1. Drive from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska

Fly, bus

  1. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Split (SPU)
  2. Take the bus from Split to Makarska
Pula Airport (PUY) → Makarska
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  • Face masks are mandatory
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Makarska is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Makarska is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Makarska is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

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The cheapest way to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska is to drive and train and bus which costs 310 kn - 440 kn and takes 11h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska is to drive which takes 5h 47m and costs 440 kn - 650 kn.

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The distance between Pula Airport (PUY) and Makarska is 305 km. The road distance is 562.9 km.

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The best way to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska without a car is to Catamaran and bus which takes 11h 17m and costs 430 kn - 700 kn.

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It takes approximately 11h 1m to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Pula Airport to Split Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska is 563 km. It takes approximately 5h 47m to drive from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Pula Airport to Split Airport.

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There are 105+ hotels available in Makarska. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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Map of how to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska.
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  • Distance: 304.6 km
  • Duration: 11h 1m

What companies run services between Pula Airport (PUY), Croatia and Makarska, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Pula Airport (PUY) to Makarska via Pula Central Bus Station and Split in around 11h 46m.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kn - 1.400 kn
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Phone
+385 1 3782 583
Email
informacije@hzpp.hr
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Rijeka to Ostarije
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55 kn - 80 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Book at
Croatia Rail Pass
Train from Ostarije to Split
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 180 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Book at
Croatia Rail Pass
Bus operators
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Makarska
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 85 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
75 kn - 110 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Globtour
Phone
+387 36 651-393
Email
info@globtour.com
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Split Central Bus Station to Makarska Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 65 kn
Website
Globtour
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Makarska
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 140 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Split bus station to Makarska bus station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 60 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar bus station to Split bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
80 kn - 100 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
95 kn - 120 kn
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Autotransport Šibenik
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 85 kn
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Book at
slavonija-bus.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Zadar, aut.kolodvor to Split, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40 kn - 65 kn
Website
RegioJet
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Pula Central Bus Station to Split Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kn - 270 kn
Website
Nomago
Economy
140 kn - 200 kn
Premium
170 kn - 230 kn
Family&friends
190 kn - 270 kn
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Pula to Split
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
270 kn - 390 kn
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Ferry operators
Catamaran Line d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)21 352 527
Email
info@catamaran-line.hr
Website
catamaran-line.hr
Ferry from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
100 kn - 180 kn
Website
Catamaran Line d.o.o.
Low Season Price
100 kn - 140 kn
High Season Price
130 kn - 180 kn

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