There are 3 ways to get from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Umag to Karlovac
  2. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera

$18 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Umag to Rijeka
  2. Take the train from Rijeka to Ostarije
  3. Take the train from Ostarije to Vrhovine

$90 - $116

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park 168.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 110 kn - 160 kn and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 200 kn - 310 kn and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Umag and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Karlovac. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Umag and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 176 km. The road distance is 269.9 km.

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The best way to get from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 40 min and costs 110 kn - 160 kn.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., depart from Umag station.

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Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Autoherc, arrive at Plitvička Jezera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 270 km. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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There are 920+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at $47 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 109.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

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

You can take a bus from Umag to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Karlovac and Plitvička Jezera in around 5 h 40 min.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Rijeka to Ostarije
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $22
Train from Ostarije to Vrhovine
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Umag to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Umag to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Umag to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Umag to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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autoherc.getbybus.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com

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