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There are 7 ways to get from Sicily to Zadar by train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, ferry, car, plane or shuttle

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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Train, car ferry  •  27 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ancona Ic / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Zadar 51

$126 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  29 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli Baltour
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Zadar 51

$71 - $101

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  30 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Palermo to Rome Tiburtina
  2. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb 4
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Zadar 928 / ...

$227 - $277

Ferry, drive, car ferry  •  22 h 48 min

  1. Take the ferry from Palermo to Ustica
  2. Take the ferry from Ustica to Naples
  3. Drive from Naples to Ancona
  4. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Zadar 51

$184 - $270

Fly to Split, bus  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Split (SPU) CTA - SPU
  2. Take the bus from Trogir to Zadar

$90 - $473

Fly to Ancona, car ferry  •  13 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Ancona (AOI) CTA - AOI
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Zadar

$74 - $308

Fly to Venice, shuttle, bus  •  11 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Venice (VCE) CTA - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Novo Mesto
  3. Take the bus from Novo Mesto to Zadar

$104 - $779

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Sicily to Zadar is to bus and car ferry which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 29 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sicily to Zadar is to fly and bus which costs 75€ - 420€ and takes 8 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Sicily to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Palermo and arriving at Zadar via Rome Tiburtina and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 39 min.

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The distance between Sicily and Zadar is 732 km.

The best way to get from Sicily to Zadar without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 27 h 36 min and costs 100€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 27 h 36 min to get from Sicily to Zadar, including transfers.

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Sicily to Zadar bus services, operated by Autoservizi Salemi Srl, depart from Palermo station.

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There is no direct flight from Catania Airport to Split Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Sicily to Zadar bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zadar station.

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Edelweiss Air, Ryanair, Condor Flugdienst and four other airlines offer flights from Catania Airport to Split Airport.

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Map of how to get from Sicily to Zadar.
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  • Distance: 457.5 miles
  • Duration: 27 h 36 min

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

There is no direct connection from Palermo to Zadar. However, you can take the train to Palermo Centrale, take the train to Roma Termini, take the train to Ancona, take the walk to Stazione Fs-Rosselli, take the bus to Piazza Kennedy, take the walk to Ancona, then take the car ferry to Zadar. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Palermo to Zadar via Stazione Centrale - Pensilina Esterna, PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS, Stazione Fs-Rosselli, Piazza Kennedy, and Ancona in around 29 h 40 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Catania to Split via Milan Linate, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,800
Flights from Catania to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Catania to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Catania to Split via Naples
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Catania to Venice
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Flights from Catania to Venice via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $180
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Catania to Ancona
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $500
Flights from Catania to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Catania to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Catania to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $470
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Catania to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Catania to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Palermo Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
11 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ancona
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from PALERMO - PALERMO-P.Cairoli FS to Ancona - Stazione Fs P.Zzale Rosselli
Ave. Duration
18 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Palermo to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$156
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $28
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
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
$21 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
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 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Velebit Tours
Phone
08008885
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ap.hr
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varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Zadar Zob
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
globtour.com
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
$19 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Trogir to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
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 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
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.com
Bus from Trogir, aut.kolodvor to Zadar, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
regiojet.com
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Novo Mesto to Zadar
Ave. Duration
4 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
arriva.si
Marprom
Phone
080 11 16
Website
marprom.si
Bus from Novo Mesto to Zadar
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
marprom.si
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