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There are 6 ways to get from São Paulo to Plitvice Lakes National Park by plane, bus, night bus, shuttle or train

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 to Zadar, bus  •  21h 2m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Zadar (ZAD) GRU - ZAD
  2. Take the bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera

5.657 kn - 17.207 kn

Cheapest option

Fly to Zagreb, night bus  •  19h 54m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Zagreb (ZAG) GRU - ZAG
  2. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

3.163 kn - 10.208 kn

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Fly to Ljubljana, shuttle, night bus  •  22h 20m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) GRU - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Zagreb
  3. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

3.243 kn - 7.968 kn

Fly to Split, train, bus  •  22h 32m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Split (SPU) GRU - SPU
  2. Take the train from Split to Knin
  3. Take the bus from Knin to Plitvička Jezera

3.816 kn - 14.271 kn

Fly to Trieste, shuttle, night bus  •  23h 7m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Trieste (TRS) GRU - TRS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
  4. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

3.673 kn - 11.868 kn

Fly to Pula, shuttle, night bus  •  25h 15m

  1. Fly from Sao Paulo (GRU) to Pula (PUY) GRU - PUY
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Pula Airport to Ljubljana - Avtobusna Postaja
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
  4. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

5.613 kn - 19.068 kn

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from São Paulo to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to fly and night bus which costs R$ 1800 - R$ 6000 and takes 19h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from São Paulo to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to fly and night bus which costs R$ 1800 - R$ 6000 and takes 19h 54m.

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The distance between São Paulo and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 9877 km.

It takes approximately 21h 2m to get from São Paulo to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Sao Paulo Airport to Zadar Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 40m and has one stopover.

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Plitvice Lakes National Park is 5h ahead of São Paulo. It is currently 6:12 AM in São Paulo and 11:12 AM in Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Iberia, Germania Flug AG, Ryanair and eight other airlines offer flights from Sao Paulo Airport to Zadar Airport.

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There are 939+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at 268 kn per night.

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The best way to get from São Paulo to Sao Paulo Airport is to bus which takes 20m and costs R$ 48.

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Map of how to get from São Paulo to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 6173.2 miles
  • Duration: 21h 2m

What companies run services between São Paulo, Brazil and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from São Paulo to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, you can take the bus to Guarulhos International Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Zadar, take the walk to Zadar Airport, take the bus to Zadar station, take the walk to Zadar, take the bus to Plitvička Jezera, then take the walk to Plitvice Lakes National Park. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Guarulhos International Airport - Terminal 2, take the walk to Sao Paulo airport, fly to Zagreb, take the walk to Zagreb Airport, take the bus to Zagreb - Autobusni Kolodvor, take the walk to Zagreb, take the night bus to Plitvice Lakes, then take the walk to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 21.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 26.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
8.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Ljubljana via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
7.500 kn - 33.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 32m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
6.500 kn - 19.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Trieste via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 21.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Trieste via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 21.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Trieste via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
4.900 kn - 20.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 47m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 20.000 kn
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Madrid
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 18.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 18.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zagreb via Madrid
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
4.200 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via Madrid, Barcelona
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 21.000 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Zurich, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 21.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
6.500 kn - 32.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 15.000 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Every day
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 21.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Ljubljana via Zurich
Ave. Duration
17h
When
Every day
Estimated price
7.500 kn - 33.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
26.000 kn - 55.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Pula via Zurich
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
4.300 kn - 18.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Pula via Zurich, Geneva
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
4.300 kn - 18.000 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
26.000 kn - 55.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
6.500 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Trieste via Rome, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
6.500 kn - 17.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Trieste via Rio De Janeiro-Galeao, Rome
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
6.500 kn - 17.000 kn
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zagreb via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
7.500 kn - 30.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Ljubljana via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
16h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
15.000 kn - 43.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Pula via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 19.000 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 28.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 26.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Ljubljana via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
21h 35m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 16.000 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 30.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Pula via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 25.000 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Paris CDG, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Monday
Estimated price
7.000 kn - 35.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Pula via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 30.000 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zagreb via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
17h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 26.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Ljubljana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 16.000 kn
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zagreb via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
8.500 kn - 22.000 kn
Flights from Sao Paulo to Split via Lisbon, Zurich
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
10.000 kn - 60.000 kn
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Rome
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
5.500 kn - 17.000 kn
Germania Flug AG
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h 45m
When
Friday
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 21.000 kn
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
6.000 kn - 18.000 kn
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sao Paulo to Ljubljana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
23h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
5.000 kn - 12.000 kn
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Knin
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55 kn - 80 kn
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
55 kn - 80 kn
1st Class
85 kn - 120 kn
Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
80 kn - 100 kn
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 120 kn
Schedules at
arriva.com.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
Night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 85 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
210 kn - 1.800 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
210 kn - 280 kn
Private
800 kn - 1.800 kn
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
230 kn - 2.100 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
230 kn - 290 kn
Private
800 kn - 2.100 kn
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
210 kn - 1.600 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
210 kn - 260 kn
Private
800 kn - 1.600 kn
Shuttle from Pula Airport to Ljubljana - Avtobusna Postaja
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
270 kn - 2.300 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
270 kn - 290 kn
Private
1.200 kn - 2.300 kn
Promet Makarska
Phone
+385 21 612 005
Email
kontakt@promet-makarska.hr
Website
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Knin to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 90 kn
Book at
Promet Makarska

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