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There are 5 ways to get from Pula Airport to Zadar by plane, ferry, bus, car, car ferry or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  1h 30m

  1. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zadar (ZAD) PUY - ZAD

281 kn - 554 kn

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Loborika to Rijeka Loborika - Rijeka Central Bus Station / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rijeka to Zadar N948 / ...

233 kn - 384 kn

3 alternative options

Catamaran  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the Catamaran from Pula to Zadar 9141

352 kn - 477 kn

Drive, car ferry  •  4h 51m

  1. Drive from Pula Airport to Prizna
  2. Take the car ferry from Prizna to Zigljen 335
  3. Drive from Zigljen to Zadar

261 kn - 381 kn

Towncar  •  4h 16m

  1. Take a town car from Pula Airport to Zadar 396.5 km

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The cheapest way to get from Pula Airport to Zadar is to bus which costs 230 kn - 390 kn and takes 6h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Pula Airport to Zadar is to fly which costs 280 kn - 600 kn and takes 1h 30m.

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The distance between Pula Airport and Zadar is 135 km.

The best way to get from Pula Airport to Zadar without a car is to Catamaran which takes 6h 23m and costs 350 kn - 480 kn.

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It takes approximately 1h 30m to get from Pula Airport to Zadar, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Pula Airport to Zadar is to fly which takes 1h 30m and costs 280 kn - 600 kn. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 230 kn - 390 kn and takes 6h 58m.

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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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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Pula Airport to Zadar Airport.

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There are 8757+ hotels available in Zadar. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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Map of how to get from Pula Airport to Zadar.
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  • Distance: 135.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 30m

What companies run services between Pula Airport, Croatia and Zadar, Croatia?

Croatia Airlines flies from Pula Airport to Zadar once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pula Airport to Zadar via Loborika and Rijeka in around 6h 58m.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
250 kn - 750 kn
Bus operators
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Loborika to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50 kn - 80 kn
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Loborika to Rijeka Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Loborika to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 75 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rijeka to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Loborika to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.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
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Car ferry from Prizna to Žigljen
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Pula Airport to Zadar

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