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There are 10 ways to get from Valletta to Plitvička Jezera by plane, night bus, train, bus, shuttle, car ferry, night train or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Zagreb, night bus  •  10h 2m

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Zagreb (ZAG) MLA - ZAG
  2. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

840 kn - 1.447 kn

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Fly to Split, train, bus  •  12h 3m

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Split (SPU) MLA - SPU
  2. Take the train from Split to Knin
  3. Take the bus from Knin to Plitvička Jezera

943 kn - 2.410 kn

Fly to Trieste, shuttle, night bus  •  11h 15m

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Trieste (TRS) MLA - TRS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
  4. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

1.150 kn - 5.907 kn

Fly to Venice, shuttle, night bus  •  12h 9m

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Venice (VCE) MLA - VCE
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Venice Airport to Zagreb
  3. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

1.000 kn - 5.607 kn

Fly to Rijeka, bus  •  14h 54m

  1. Fly from Malta (MLA) to Rijeka (RJK) MLA - RJK
  2. Take the bus from Rijeka to Karlovac
  3. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera

1.275 kn - 4.727 kn

Car ferry, bus, train, night bus  •  29h 49m

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from Ispica - Viale Mario Rapisardi to Roma - Tiburtina
  3. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to Venezia Mestre Fr / ...
  4. Take the night bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Zagreb
  5. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes

2.206 kn - 3.578 kn

Car ferry, bus  •  34h 24m

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from MODICA - Terminal Bus to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
  3. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Rijeka 541
  4. Take the bus from Rijeka to Plitvička Jezera

1.375 kn - 2.157 kn

Car ferry, bus via Karlovac  •  34h 27m

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from MODICA - Terminal Bus to VENEZIA MESTRE - Viale stazione lato opposto civico 8/C
  3. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Rijeka 541 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Rijeka to Karlovac 940
  5. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera 975

1.415 kn - 2.272 kn

Car ferry, bus, night train, train  •  35h 7m

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus from MODICA - Terminal Bus to Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs
  3. Take the night train from Bologna Centrale to Villach Hbf En / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Ec
  5. Take the train from Zagreb to Karlovac 70 / ...
  6. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera 975

1.640 kn - 2.656 kn

Car ferry, bus and ferry, bus  •  35h 49m

  1. Take the car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Modica to Rome Stazione Tiburtina
  3. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb 4
  4. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park

2.159 kn - 2.971 kn

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Valletta to Plitvička Jezera is to fly and night bus which costs 110€ - 200€ and takes 10h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Valletta to Plitvička Jezera is to fly and night bus which costs 110€ - 200€ and takes 10h 2m.

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The distance between Valletta and Plitvička Jezera is 1003 km.

The best way to get from Valletta to Plitvička Jezera without a car is to car ferry and bus and train and night bus which takes 29h 49m and costs 290€ - 490€.

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It takes approximately 10h 2m to get from Valletta to Plitvička Jezera, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Malta Airport to Zagreb Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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Austrian Airlines, KLM, CSA and four other airlines offer flights from Malta Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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There are 1016+ hotels available in Plitvička Jezera. Prices start at 334 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Valletta to Malta Airport is to bus which takes 27m and costs 1€ - 3€.

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Map of how to get from Valletta to Plitvička Jezera.
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  • Distance: 627 miles
  • Duration: 10h 2m

What companies run services between Valletta, Malta and Plitvička Jezera, Croatia?

There is no direct connection from Valletta to Plitvička Jezera. However, you can take the bus to Malta airport, take the walk to Malta airport, fly to Zagreb, take the walk to Zagreb Airport, take the bus to Zagreb - Autobusni Kolodvor, take the walk to Zagreb, then take the night bus to Plitvička Jezera. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Malta airport, take the walk to Malta airport, fly to Split, take the walk to Split Airport, take the line 37 bus to Split, take the walk to Split, take the train to Knin, take the walk to Knin, then take the bus to Plitvička Jezera.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Malta to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.100 kn
Flights from Malta to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 3.400 kn
Flights from Malta to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 4.900 kn
Flights from Malta to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 3.900 kn
Flights from Malta to Trieste via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 4.700 kn
Flights from Malta to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.400 kn
Flights from Malta to Rijeka via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
2.000 kn - 9.000 kn
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Malta to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
2.100 kn - 10.000 kn
Flights from Malta to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 4.000 kn
Flights from Malta to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.300 kn
Flights from Malta to Venice via Catania
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.800 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Malta to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Malta to Zagreb via Catania, Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
650 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Malta to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.700 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Malta to Zagreb via Zurich
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.100 kn
Flights from Malta to Split via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
950 kn - 3.900 kn
Flights from Malta to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.400 kn
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Malta to Zagreb via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.900 kn
Flights from Malta to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.800 kn
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Malta to Trieste
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
290 kn - 1.600 kn
Flights from Malta to Rijeka via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.400 kn
Flights from Malta to Rijeka via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
2.800 kn - 13.000 kn
Air Malta
Website
airmalta.com
Flights from Malta to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.800 kn
Flights from Malta to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.400 kn
Flights from Malta to Venice via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kn - 2.800 kn
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Malta to Zagreb via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.500 kn
Flights from Malta to Split via Prague
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 4.100 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Malta to Split via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
650 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Malta to Venice via Naples
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
380 kn - 1.800 kn
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Malta to Split via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7h 29m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 4.000 kn
Flights from Malta to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kn - 3.000 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Malta to Split via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 4.700 kn
Flights from Malta to Trieste via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.800 kn
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Malta to Zagreb via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
900 kn - 1.700 kn
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Malta to Rijeka via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
2.800 kn - 13.000 kn
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Knin
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55 kn - 80 kn
Website
hzpp.hr
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
55 kn - 80 kn
1st Class
85 kn - 120 kn
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Website
hzpp.hr
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
100 kn - 150 kn
1st Class
160 kn - 220 kn
Train from Zagreb to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19 kn - 28 kn
Website
hzpp.hr
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
19 kn - 28 kn
1st Class
30 kn - 45 kn
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
380 kn - 550 kn
Website
trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Tiburtina to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
260 kn - 370 kn
Website
Italo Treno
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Bologna Centrale to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
170 kn - 370 kn
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
310 kn - 370 kn
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Bologna Centrale to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
220 kn - 300 kn
Website
nightjet.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
210 kn - 340 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 85 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Rijeka to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
40 kn - 70 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30 kn - 50 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 230 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Promet Makarska
Phone
+385 21 612 005
Email
kontakt@promet-makarska.hr
Website
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Knin to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 90 kn
Book at
Promet Makarska
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40 kn - 60 kn
Book at
Promet Makarska
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Trieste Airport to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
230 kn - 2.100 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
230 kn - 290 kn
Private
800 kn - 2.100 kn
Shuttle from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
210 kn - 1.600 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
210 kn - 260 kn
Private
800 kn - 1.600 kn
Shuttle from Venice Airport to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
340 kn - 3.900 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
340 kn - 370 kn
Private
1.900 kn - 3.900 kn
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
75 kn - 130 kn
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 95 kn
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80 kn - 120 kn
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Rijeka to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
75 kn - 110 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50 kn - 80 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 100 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55 kn - 85 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Toping Trade
Phone
+387/(0)52-751-339
Email
toping@teol.net
Website
topingtrade.com
Bus from Rijeka to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
topingtrade.com
Autoherc - Autopoduzeće d.o.o. Imotski
Phone
060 301 301
Email
autopoduzece-imotski@st.t-com.hr
Website
autoherc.info
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
26 kn - 40 kn
Schedules at
Autoherc - Autopoduzeće d.o.o. Imotski
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 75 kn
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Ispica - Viale Mario Rapisardi to Roma - Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
950 kn - 1.400 kn
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
flixbus.it
Bus from MODICA - Terminal Bus to VENEZIA - VENEZIA - Tronchetto stazione people mover
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
460 kn - 650 kn
Website
Baltour
Bus from MODICA - Terminal Bus to VENEZIA MESTRE - Viale stazione lato opposto civico 8/C
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
460 kn - 650 kn
Website
Baltour
Bus from MODICA - Terminal Bus to Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
410 kn - 600 kn
Website
Baltour
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Modica to Rome Stazione Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
320 kn - 600 kn
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Book at
autoservizisalemi.it
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Rome Tiburtina to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
1.004 kn
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
80 kn - 110 kn
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Ferry operators
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Phone
(+356) 22069999
Email
res@virtuferries.com
Website
virtuferries.com
Car ferry from Valetta to Pozzallo
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
500 kn - 950 kn
Website
Virtu Ferries Ltd
Low season
500 kn - 600 kn
High season
910 kn - 950 kn
Mid season
802 kn

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