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Train, bus via Ljubljana  •  8h 36m

  1. Take the train from Rovigo to Venezia Mestre Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Venice Mestre Hotel Plaza to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ec / ...

253 kn - 715 kn

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  9h 8m

  1. Take the train from Rovigo to Venezia S. Lucia Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale Re
  3. Take the bus from Trieste to Zagreb 402

210 kn - 693 kn

7 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Rovigo to Autostazione Padova E016
  2. Take the bus from Padova to Zagreb

333 kn - 698 kn

Train  •  10h 7m

  1. Take the train from Rovigo to Venezia Mestre Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ec / ...

681 kn - 1.173 kn

Drive  •  4h 15m

  1. Drive from Rovigo to Zagreb 445.4 km

410 kn - 650 kn

Train to Venice, fly  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Rovigo to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Zagreb (ZAG) VCE - ZAG

451 kn - 2.058 kn

Train, shuttle to Pula, fly  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Rovigo to Venezia Mestre
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
  3. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zagreb (ZAG) PUY - ZAG

631 kn - 4.548 kn

Train to Bologna, fly  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the train from Rovigo to Bologna Centrale
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Zagreb (ZAG) BLQ - ZAG

424 kn - 2.056 kn

Bus, shuttle  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Rovigo to Autostazione Padova E016
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Padova to Zagreb

403 kn - 4.448 kn

Rovigo to Zagreb by train and bus

The journey time between Rovigo and Zagreb is around 10h 45m and covers a distance of around 485 km. The fastest journey normally takes 10h 45m. Operated by Trenitalia, Trenitalia Frecce, Trenitalia Intercity and others, the Rovigo to Zagreb service departs from Rovigo and arrives in Zagreb Glavni Kol.. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
10h 45m
Fastest journey time:
10h 45m
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
373 kn
Carbon emissions:
45 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
10:08
Last service departs at:
10:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rovigo to Zagreb train and bus schedules

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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from Italy.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Zagreb is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Zagreb is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Zagreb is 1.5 metres.

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No, but conditions apply when returning to Italy from Croatia.

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The cheapest way to get from Rovigo to Zagreb is to train and bus via Ljubljana which costs €30 - €95 and takes 8h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Rovigo to Zagreb is to drive which costs €55 - €80 and takes 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rovigo to Zagreb. However, there are services departing from Rovigo and arriving at Zagreb via Padova. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rovigo to Zagreb. However, there are services departing from Rovigo and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kol. via Venezia Mestre and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 7m.

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The distance between Rovigo and Zagreb is 337 km. The road distance is 445.4 km.

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The best way to get from Rovigo to Zagreb without a car is to train and bus via Ljubljana which takes 8h 36m and costs €30 - €95.

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It takes approximately 8h 36m to get from Rovigo to Zagreb, including transfers.

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Rovigo to Zagreb bus services, operated by BusItalia Veneto, depart from Rovigo station.

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Rovigo to Zagreb train services, operated by Trenitalia, depart from Rovigo station.

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The best way to get from Rovigo to Zagreb is to bus which takes 9h 40m and costs €40 - €95. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €85 - €160 and takes 10h 7m.

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Map of how to get from Rovigo to Zagreb.
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  • Distance: 337 km
  • Duration: 8h 36m

What companies run services between Rovigo, Italy and Zagreb, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Rovigo to Zagreb via Autostazione Padova and Padova in around 9h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rovigo to Zagreb via Venezia Mestre and Villach Hbf in around 10h 7m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.900 kn - 3.700 kn
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2.300 kn - 4.100 kn
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
900 kn - 2.300 kn
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.400 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.500 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.700 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kn - 1.700 kn
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.400 kn
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 2.300 kn
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.600 kn
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.100 kn
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
900 kn - 2.600 kn
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 1.700 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 5.500 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
2.300 kn - 4.100 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
250 kn - 1.000 kn
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bologna to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 4.400 kn
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rovigo to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40 kn - 85 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
75 kn - 85 kn
Train from Rovigo to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45 kn - 90 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
80 kn - 90 kn
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80 kn - 160 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
140 kn - 160 kn
Train from Rovigo to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40 kn - 90 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
80 kn - 90 kn
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rovigo to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
70 kn - 320 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
70 kn - 100 kn
Base Standard
170 kn - 240 kn
Base Premium
220 kn - 320 kn
Train from Rovigo to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75 kn - 330 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
75 kn - 110 kn
Base Standard
180 kn - 250 kn
Base Premium
230 kn - 330 kn
Train from Rovigo to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75 kn - 330 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
75 kn - 110 kn
Base Standard
180 kn - 240 kn
Base Premium
230 kn - 330 kn
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Rovigo to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
45 kn - 65 kn
Train from Rovigo to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 70 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
45 kn - 70 kn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
180 kn - 250 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Venezia Mestre to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
320 kn - 430 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
320 kn - 430 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 130 kn
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
75 kn - 95 kn
Regional Train Ticket
60 kn - 85 kn
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
110 kn - 130 kn
Bus operators
TripstAir
Phone
+38670511611
Email
info@tripstair.com
Website
tripstair.com
Bus from Venice Mestre Hotel Plaza to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
152 kn
Website
TripstAir
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 Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
150 kn - 210 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85 kn - 120 kn
Website
Crnja Tours
BusItalia Veneto
Phone
049.8206811
Email
clienti.padova@fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Website
fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Bus from Rovigo to Autostazione Padova
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40 kn - 50 kn
Schedules at
fsbusitaliaveneto.it
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Padova to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
450 kn - 650 kn
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Padova to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
290 kn - 330 kn
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
310 kn - 3.100 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
310 kn - 340 kn
Private
1.700 kn - 3.100 kn
Shuttle from Padova to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
360 kn - 4.400 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
360 kn - 700 kn
Private
2.400 kn - 4.400 kn

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Rovigo to Zagreb train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zagreb Glavni Kol. station.

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