There are 5 ways to get from Split to Zagreb by bus, train, rideshare, 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  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Split to Zagreb N920

$20 - $50

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Split to Zagreb 257.5 miles

$15

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Split to Zagreb

$27 - $40

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Split to Zagreb 257.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Split (SPU) to Zagreb (ZAG) SPU - ZAG

$62 - $273

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

Promet Makarska operates a bus from Split to Zagreb hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Five other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Split to Zagreb twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 18 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
Bus operators
Promet Makarska
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
FlixBus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Split and Zagreb is 259 km. The road distance is 412 km.

The cheapest way to get from Split to Zagreb is to rideshare which costs 90 kn and takes 5 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Split to Zagreb is to fly which takes 2 h 48 min and costs 380 kn - 1.800 kn.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Split and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 18 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Split and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

The bus from Split to Zagreb takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs every four hours.