There are 7 ways to get from Salzburg to Zadar by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf Wb / ...
  2. Take the bus from Wels Hbf to Zagreb Zob
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Zadar 927 / ...

$50 - $100

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Bus  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Zadar

$40 - $60

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Night train, bus  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf to Rijeka En
  2. Take the bus from Rijeka to Zadar L938 / ...

$47 - $71

Drive  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Zadar 391 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Salzburg to Zadar  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Zadar (ZAD) SZG - ZAD

$63 - $314

Train to Munich, fly to Zadar  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Zadar (ZAD) MUC - ZAD

$127 - $377

Train to Munich, fly to Split, bus  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Split (SPU) MUC - SPU
  3. Take the bus from Trogir to Zadar

$146 - $452

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Zadar is to bus which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 11 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Zadar is to drive which costs 65€ - 95€ and takes 6 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Salzburg and arriving at Zadar. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 11 h 15 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Zadar is 443 km. The road distance is 625.6 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Zadar without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h 33 min and costs 40€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 10 h 33 min to get from Salzburg to Zadar, including transfers.

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Salzburg to Zadar bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Salzburg station.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Zadar is to bus which takes 11 h 15 min and costs 35€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 50€ - 270€ and takes 7 h 57 min.

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There is no direct flight from Salzburg Airport to Zadar Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h and has one stopover.

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Salzburg to Zadar bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, arrive at Zadar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Zadar is 626 km. It takes approximately 6 h 33 min to drive from Salzburg to Zadar.

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Croatia Airlines, Condor Flugdienst, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Salzburg Airport to Zadar Airport.

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Map of how to get from Salzburg to Zadar.
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  • Distance: 276.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 33 min

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Zadar, Croatia?

Crnja Tours operates a bus from Salzburg to Zadar once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 11 h 15 min. Alternatively, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Salzburg to Zadar 3 times a day.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Salzburg to Zadar via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Munich to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Munich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Munich to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Munich to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Munich to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Munich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Munich to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zadar via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Salzburg to Zadar via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Munich to Split
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zadar via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Salzburg to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Salzburg to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $490
Train operators
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 Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Wels
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Leo Express s.r.o.
Phone
+420 220 311 700
Email
info@le.cz
Website
leoexpress.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $15
Schedules at
leoexpress.com
Economy
$4 - $6
Business
$7 - $9
Premium
$12 - $15
Bus operators
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Wels Hbf to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
globtour.com
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 Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rijeka to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
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
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Zadar
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Salzburg to Zadar
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice 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
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 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
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

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