There are 5 ways to get from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park 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 Prijevoz Knežević  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$20 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus Autobusni Promet  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera 931

$15 - $50

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Vrhovine

$88 - $110

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park 161 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Zagreb (ZAG) SPU - ZAG
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera

$68 - $286

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 95 kn - 320 kn and takes 6 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 200 kn - 290 kn and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The distance between Split and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 166 km. The road distance is 257.5 km.

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The bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park takes 3 h 30 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Split and arriving at Plitvice Lakes National Park. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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

Prijevoz Knežević operates a bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min. Arriva d.o.o. also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Vrhovine
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$51
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Split to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $50
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com

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