There are 7 ways to get from Skopje to Croatia by plane, shuttle, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Zagreb, line 290 shuttle  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Zagreb (ZAG) SKP - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Petina to Velika Gorica

Cheapest option

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Zagreb

$40 - $70

5 alternative options

Fly to Split  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Split (SPU) SKP - SPU

$93 - $165

Fly to Zadar  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Zadar (ZAD) SKP - ZAD

$127 - $466

Bus Hafet Tours  •  15 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Tetovo to Zagreb

$62 - $85

Train  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade B03 334
  2. Take the train from Beograd to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En

$52 - $131

Drive  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Skopje to Zagreb 515.2 miles

$100 - $150

What companies run services between Skopje, Macedonia and Croatia?

Croatia Airlines, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines fly from Skopje to Split every 4 hours. Alternatively, Makedonija Soobrakaj AD operates a bus from Skopje to Zagreb once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $70 and the journey takes 10 h 4 min. Hafet Tours also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Skopje to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Flights from Skopje to Split via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Flights from Skopje to Split via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Flights from Skopje to Zadar via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Skopje to Split via Ljubljana, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Skopje to Zadar via Ljubljana, Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Skopje to Zadar via Vienna, Munich
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Skopje to Split via Vienna, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Skopje to Split via Dortmund
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $300
Flights from Skopje to Zadar via Ljubljana, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
Bus operators
ZET
Phone
072 500 400
Email
javnost@zet.hr
Website
zet.hr
Shuttle from Petina to Velika Gorica
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
zet.hr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Schedules at
ms.mk
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Tetovo to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Skopje and Croatia is 532 km. The road distance is 824 km.

The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Croatia is to bus which costs $40 - $70 and takes 10 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Skopje to Croatia is to fly which takes 7 h 34 min and costs $90 - $170.

No, there is no direct train from Skopje to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kolod. via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 16 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Skopje and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 59 min to get from Skopje to Croatia, including transfers.