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There are 8 ways to get from Russia to Croatia by plane, shuttle, bus, train, night 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.

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Fly Pulkovo to Zagreb  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Pulkovo (LED) to Zagreb (ZAG) LED - ZAG

$113 - $353

Cheapest option

Bus KarpatExpress  •  41 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Moscow Central Bus Terminal to Svaljava
  2. Take the bus from Svaljava to Uzhhorod
  3. Take the bus from Uzhhorod to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
  4. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Zagreb 946 / ...

$99 - $144

6 alternative options

Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zagreb  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Zagreb (ZAG) SVO - ZAG

$128 - $368

Fly Moscow Sheremetyevo to Venice, shuttle  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Moscow Sheremetyevo (SVO) to Venice (VCE) SVO - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Pula railway Stattion

$153 - $778

Bus Mr Trans  •  40 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Warsaw
  2. Take the bus from Warsaw to Zagreb

Train  •  41 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Moskva Kievskaja to Kiev Pass D
  2. Take the train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Budapest-Kelenföld
  3. Take the train from Kelenföld to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. D

$133 - $216

Night train, train  •  37 h 53 min

  1. Take the night train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Wien Hbf R
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec

$131 - $191

Drive  •  25 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Moscow to Zagreb 1444.5 miles

$280 - $410

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Russia to Croatia is to bus which costs RUB 6000 - RUB 9500 and takes 41 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Russia to Croatia is to fly which costs RUB 7000 - RUB 23000 and takes 6 h 57 min.

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The distance between Russia and Croatia is 5406 km. The road distance is 2311.2 km.

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The best way to get from Russia to Croatia without a car is to bus which takes 40 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Russia to Croatia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Russia to Croatia is to fly which takes 6 h 57 min and costs RUB 7000 - RUB 23000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 40 h 42 min, you could also train, which costs RUB 8500 - RUB 15000 and takes 41 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Pulkovo Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Russia to Croatia is 2311 km. It takes approximately 25 h 37 min to drive from Russia to Croatia.

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Lufthansa, Croatia Airlines and Aeroflot Russian Airlines offer flights from Pulkovo Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Croatia. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Russia to Croatia.
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  • Distance: 3378.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Russia and Croatia?

Croatia Airlines, Aeroflot Russian Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Saint Petersburg to Velika Gorica 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Moscow to Zagreb via Rechnoy Vokzal, Sheremetyevo Airport, Moscow Sheremetyevo, and Warsaw in around 40 h 42 min.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from Pulkovo to Zagreb via Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $750
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zagreb via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Pulkovo to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Zagreb via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Air Baltic
Website
airbaltic.com
Flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Venice via Riga
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$90 - $700
Train operators
Ukrainian Railways
Website
uz.gov.ua
Train from Kyiv-Passazhyrskiy Station to Budapest-Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
19 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
uz.gov.ua
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Kelenföld to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Russian Railways
Website
rzd.ru
Night train from Moskva Belorusskaja to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
pass.rzd.ru
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Mr Trans
Phone
8(495)507-78-88
Website
mrtrans.ru
Bus from Moscow Sheremetyevo to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
mrtrans.ru
GlobTourist
Phone
+48 94 354 54 19
Email
info@globtourist.com
Website
globtourist.com
Bus from Warsaw to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$85 - $95
Schedules at
globtourist.com
KarpatExpress
Website
karpatexpres.com
Bus from Moscow Central Bus Terminal to Svaljava
Ave. Duration
24 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$71 - $75
Schedules at
karpatexpres.com
Ukraine buses
Website
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Svaljava to Uzhhorod
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
Bus from Uzhhorod to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $30
Schedules at
ticket.bus.com.ua
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 Užhorod, Uzhorod to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Uzhhorod to Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
eclub.kiev.ua

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