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There are 6 ways to get from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus via Plitvička Jezera  •  10 h

  1. Take the train from Simontornya to Dombovar R / ...
  2. Take the train from Dombovar to Gyekenyes R / ...
  3. Take the train from Gyekenyes to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. D
  4. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera

$31 - $47

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Simontornya to Dombovar R / ...
  2. Take the train from Dombovar to Gyekenyes R / ...
  3. Take the train from Gyekenyes to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. D
  4. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$31 - $48

Train  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Simontornya to Dombovar R / ...
  2. Take the train from Dombovar to Gyekenyes R / ...
  3. Take the train from Gyekenyes to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. D
  4. Take the train from Zagreb to Vrhovine

$101 - $132

Train, bus FlixBus  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Sarbogard to Szazhalombatta Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Zagreb 946 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera

$36 - $62

Drive  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park 266.1 miles

$50 - $80

Train, fly, bus  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Simontornya to Kelenföld
  2. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Zagreb (ZAG) BUD - ZAG
  3. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera

$134 - $354

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to train and bus which costs 8 500 Ft - 14 000 Ft and takes 10 h.

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The quickest way to get from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 14 000 Ft - 22 000 Ft and takes 4 h 47 min.

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The distance between Simontornya and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 308 km. The road distance is 425.7 km.

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The best way to get from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to train and bus which takes 10 h and costs 8 500 Ft - 14 000 Ft.

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It takes approximately 10 h to get from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Budapest Airport to Zagreb Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 426 km. It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to drive from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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Swiss, Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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There are 785+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 192.4 miles
  • Duration: 10 h

What companies run services between Simontornya, Hungary and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

You can take a train from Simontornya to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Dombovar, Gyekenyes, Zagreb, and Vrhovine in around 10 h 34 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Budapest to Zagreb via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Zagreb via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Zagreb via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $1,000
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Budapest to Zagreb via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Simontornya to Dombovar
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Dombovar to Gyekenyes
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Sarbogard to Szazhalombatta
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Simontornya to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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 Gyekenyes to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Budapest, Budapest Népliget to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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