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There are 4 ways to get from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Posedarje to Plitvička Jezera

163 kn - 230 kn

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the night bus from Zadar Central Bus Station to Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop Zadar Central Bus Station - Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop

98 kn - 128 kn

2 alternative options

Bus via Starigrad Paklenica  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from Posedarje to Plitvička Jezera

129 kn - 161 kn

Drive  •  1h 38m

  1. Drive from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park 115.3 km

85 kn - 130 kn

Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus and walk

The journey time between Starigrad and Plitvice Lakes National Park is around 23h 20m and covers a distance of around 146 km. The fastest journey normally takes 23h 20m. Operated by Slavonija Bus and Autobusni Promet, the Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park service departs from Starigrad Paklenica and arrives in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
23h 20m
Fastest journey time:
23h 20m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
129 kn
Carbon emissions:
18 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
18:30
Last service departs at:
18:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus and walk schedules

Starigrad → Plitvice Lakes National Park
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Plitvice Lakes National Park is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Plitvice Lakes National Park is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Plitvice Lakes National Park is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 85 kn - 130 kn and takes 1h 38m.

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The fastest way to get from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which takes 1h 38m and costs 85 kn - 130 kn.

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No, there is no direct bus from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Starigrad Paklenica and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Posedarje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 14m.

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The distance between Starigrad and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 67 km. The road distance is 115.3 km.

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The best way to get from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to bus which takes 3h 14m and costs 160 kn - 230 kn.

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It takes approximately 3h 14m to get from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, depart from Posedarje station.

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Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Croatia Bus Domestic, arrive at Plitvička Jezera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 115 km. It takes approximately 1h 38m to drive from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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Map of how to get from Starigrad to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 67 km
  • Duration: 3h 14m

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

Croatia Bus Domestic operates a bus from Posedarje to Plitvička Jezera once daily. Tickets cost 65 kn - 95 kn and the journey takes 1h 51m.

Bus operators
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Posedarje to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Posedarje to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Phone
+385 (0)31 214 388
Website
arriva.com.hr
Night bus from Zadar Central Bus Station to Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70 kn - 100 kn
Website
Panturist d.d. Osijek

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