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There are 5 ways to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus, car or plane

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 Brioni Pula  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Pula to Karlovac 940
  2. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera

$30 - $55

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Pula to Posedarje, Posedarje 941
  2. Take the bus from Posedarje to Plitvička Jezera

$39 - $61

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park 171.7 miles

$30 - $50

Fly to Zadar, bus  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zadar (ZAD) PUY - ZAD
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera

$54 - $118

Fly to Zagreb, bus  •  4 h 45 min

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

$54 - $132

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The cheapest way to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 210 kn - 320 kn and takes 3 h 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 210 kn - 320 kn and takes 3 h 22 min.

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The distance between Pula Airport (PUY) and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 134 km. The road distance is 274.6 km.

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The best way to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 33 min and costs 190 kn - 360 kn.

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It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Pula Airport to Zadar Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 275 km. It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to drive from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Pula Airport to Zadar Airport.

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There are 785+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 83.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 33 min

What companies run services between Pula Airport (PUY), Croatia and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Pula Airport (PUY) to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Pula, Pula, Karlovac, and Plitvička Jezera in around 6 h 33 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Flights from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Bus operators
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Pula to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Pula to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
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 Pula to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Pula to Posedarje, Posedarje
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Pula to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Posedarje to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Pula to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Pula to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Pula Zob to Karlovac Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com

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