There are 9 ways to get from Rome to Croatia by plane, bus, train or car

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 Rome to Split  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Split (SPU) FCO - SPU

$60 - $310

Cheapest option

Fly Rome Ciampino to Trieste, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Trieste (TRS) CIA - TRS
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$43 - $276

7 alternative options

Fly Rome to Venice  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Venice (VCE) FCO - VCE

$92 - $717

Fly Rome to Trieste, bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Trieste (TRS) FCO - TRS
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Rijeka

$74 - $279

Train, bus  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale Rv / ...
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Ljubljana 907 / ...
  4. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...

$69 - $211

Train  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...

$84 - $180

Bus Vincek Autobusi ltd.  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb 4

$159

Bus Eurolines IT  •  16 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Romе Tiburtina to Ljubljana Avtobusna Postaja
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb N900 / ...

$70 - $97

Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Zagreb 557 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Croatia is to bus which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 16 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Croatia is to fly which costs 50€ - 270€ and takes 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Rome and Croatia is 545 km. The road distance is 891.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Rome to Croatia, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rome Tiburtina and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 13 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Venezia Mestre and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Croatia?

Vueling Airlines, Alitalia and Croatia Airlines fly from Rome to Split 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Zagreb via Venezia Mestre and Villach Hbf in around 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Rome to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Rome to Trieste via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Train operators
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Trieste Zob to Ljubljana Zob Postaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Ljubljana Zob Postaja to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
globtour.com
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Trieste Station to Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Eurolines IT
Phone
+39 0861 199 1900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
eurolines.it
Bus from Trieste Piazza Libertà Autostazione to Ljubljana Avtobusna Postaja
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Bus from Romе Tiburtina to Ljubljana Avtobusna Postaja
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$159
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr

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