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There are 5 ways to get from Split to Zadar by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus Prijevoz Knežević  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zadar 941

$8 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus Slavonija Bus  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Bibinje

$12 - $14

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Split to Knin
  2. Take the train from Knin to Zadar

$14 - $20

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Split to Zadar 98.2 miles

$19 - $28

Uber  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take an Uber from Split to Zadar 98.2 miles

$120 - $170

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The cheapest way to get from Split to Zadar is to bus which costs 80 kn - 95 kn and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Split to Zadar is to drive which costs 120 kn - 180 kn and takes 1 h 44 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Split and arriving at Zadar. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Split to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Split and arriving at Zadar via Knin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Split and Zadar is 118 km. The road distance is 157.2 km.

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The best way to get from Split to Zadar without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 50 kn - 130 kn.

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The bus from Split to Zadar takes 2 h 15 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Split to Zadar bus services, operated by Prijevoz Knežević, depart from Split station.

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Split to Zadar train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Split station.

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The best way to get from Split to Zadar is to bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs 50 kn - 130 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 85 kn - 130 kn and takes 5 h.

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Map of how to get from Split to Zadar.
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  • Distance: 73.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Split, Croatia and Zadar, Croatia?

Prijevoz Knežević operates a bus from Split to Zadar 3 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Nine other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Split to Zadar via Knin in around 5 h.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Knin
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
hzpp.hr
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2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $18
Train from Knin to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
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 Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Split to Bibinje
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
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 Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Other operators
Uber Croatian Coast
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Split to Zadar
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$120 - $170
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uber.com
Kombi
$200 - $270
UberX
$120 - $170
Select
$150 - $210

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Split to Zadar bus services, operated by Prijevoz Knežević, arrive at Zadar station.

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Split to Zadar train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Zadar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Split to Zadar is 157 km. It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to drive from Split to Zadar.

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