There are 7 ways to get from Rome to Zadar by train, car ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Train, car ferry  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Rv / ...
  2. 51

$38 - $65

6 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  15 h 28 min

  1. 51

$49 - $74

Bus  •  15 h 50 min

  1. 510 / ...
  2. N535

$56 - $96

Drive, car ferry  •  12 h 2 min

  1. 51

$62 - $87

Fly Rome to Split, bus  •  7 h 51 min

  1. FCO - SPU

$69 - $326

Fly Rome to Trieste, bus  •  10 h 38 min

  1. FCO - TRS

$81 - $294

Fly Rome Ciampino to Trieste, bus  •  10 h 40 min

  1. CIA - TRS

$50 - $291

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Zadar, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Rome to Zadar via Florence in around 15 h 50 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Rome to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Rome to Trieste via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
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 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Train operators
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Bus operators
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Ancona
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rome to Florence
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence to Zadar
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Zadar
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
brioni.hr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Trogir, aut.kolodvor to Zadar, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rome and Zadar is 332 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Zadar is to bus and car ferry which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 15 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Rome to Zadar is to fly and bus which takes 7 h 51 min and costs 55€ - 280€.

No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Rome and arriving at Zadar via Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 14 h 24 min to get from Rome to Zadar, including transfers.