There are 5 ways to get from Pula to Zagreb by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Pula to Zagreb 940

$16 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus via Bale  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bale to Zagreb

Train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Pula to Ljubljana
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...

$26 - $39

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Pula to Zagreb 168.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zagreb (ZAG) PUY - ZAG

$59 - $234

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The cheapest way to get from Pula to Zagreb is to bus which costs 100 kn - 210 kn and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pula to Zagreb is to fly which costs 370 kn - 1.500 kn and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pula and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pula to Zagreb. However, there are services departing from Pula and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Pula and Zagreb is 197 km. The road distance is 269.7 km.

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The best way to get from Pula to Zagreb without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs 100 kn - 210 kn.

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The bus from Pula to Zagreb takes 3 h 50 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Pula to Zagreb bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Pula station.

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Pula to Zagreb train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Pula station.

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The best way to get from Pula to Zagreb is to bus which takes 3 h 50 min and costs 100 kn - 210 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 160 kn - 250 kn and takes 7 h 59 min, you could also fly, which costs 370 kn - 1.500 kn and takes 2 h 18 min.

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Map of how to get from Pula to Zagreb.
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  • Distance: 123.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

What companies run services between Pula, Croatia and Zagreb, Croatia?

Arriva d.o.o. operates a bus from Pula to Zagreb 4 times a day, and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Five other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pula to Zagreb via Ljubljana in around 7 h 59 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Pula to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$24 - $35
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Bale to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
brioni.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 Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Fils
Phone
00 385 (0)52 383 000
Email
fils@fils.hr
Website
fils.hr
Bus from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
fils.hr

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The quickest flight from Pula Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Pula to Zagreb bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., arrive at Zagreb station.

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Pula to Zagreb train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), arrive at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pula to Zagreb is 270 km. It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to drive from Pula to Zagreb.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Pula Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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Book your Pula to Zagreb bus tickets online with FlixBus and Distribusion.

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There are 2120+ hotels available in Zagreb. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Pula to Pula Airport is to shuttle which takes 15 min and costs 60 kn - 90 kn.

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