There are 8 ways to get from Split to Niš by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus via Zvornik  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Split to Sarajevo
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Zvornik
  3. Take the bus from Zvornik to Niš

$52 - $77

Cheapest option

Fly to Nis  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Nis (INI) SPU - INI

$34 - $174

6 alternative options

Bus MM Transport Nis  •  17 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Kotor
  2. Take the bus from Kotor to Niš

$47 - $68

Train  •  18 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Zagreb
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Novi Beograd En
  3. Take the train from Beograd centar to Niš 790

$56 - $94

Bus Royal Travel Cetinje  •  18 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Herceg Novi
  2. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Niš

$44 - $49

Drive  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Split to Niš 503.4 miles

$95 - $150

Fly to Belgrade, bus  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Belgrade (BEG) SPU - BEG
  2. Take the bus from Belgrade to Niš

$88 - $590

Fly to Skopje, bus  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Skopje (SKP) SPU - SKP
  2. Take the bus from Skopje to Niš

$102 - $193

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Split to Niš is to bus which costs 270 kn - 320 kn and takes 18 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Niš is to fly which costs 210 kn - 1.100 kn and takes 8 h 34 min.

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The distance between Split and Niš is 442 km. The road distance is 805.4 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h to get from Split to Niš, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Split to Niš. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Niš via Sarajevo and Zvornik. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Niš. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Niš via Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Novi Beograd, Karadjordjev park and Beograd centar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 48 min.

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What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Niš, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Split to Niš via Sarajevo and Zvornik in around 12 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Split to Niš via Zagreb, Zagreb Glavni Kolod., Novi Beograd, Karadjordjev park, and Beograd centar in around 18 h 48 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Split to Nis via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Split to Nis via Zagreb, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Split to Nis via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $190
Flights from Split to Nis via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Flights from Split to Nis via Naples, Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Flights from Split to Skopje via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Flights from Split to Skopje via Frankfurt, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Skopje via Vienna
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Split to Skopje via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Split to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $250
Flights from Split to Skopje via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $330
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Split to Skopje via Munich, Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Split to Skopje via Prague
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Split to Skopje via Prague
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Serbian Railways
Website
srbvoz.rs
Train from Beograd centar to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $20
Schedules at
srbvoz.rs
2nd Class Ticket
$7 - $11
1st Class Ticket
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Split to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Drina Trans
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Sarajevo to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Bus from Zvornik to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Centrotrans Eurolines
MM Transport Nis
Website
mmtransportnis.com
Bus from Kotor to Niš
Ave. Duration
9 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
mmtransportnis.com
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Split to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $18
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Herceg Novi to Niš
Ave. Duration
12 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $32
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Nis Ekspres
Phone
+381 18 255 177
Email
marketing@nis-ekspres.rs
Website
nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
Bus from Skopje to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
nis-ekspres.rs
Book at
onlinetickets.nis-ekspres.rs
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $30
Schedules at
bstours.rs
AD Galeb Ohrid
Phone
(389) 46 251-882
Email
info@galeb.mk
Website
adgaleb.com.mk
Bus from Skopje to Niš
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
adgaleb.com.mk
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Skopje to Niš
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs

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