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There are 3 ways to get from Varaždin to Graz by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin bus station to Graz P&R Webling N950 / ...

€16 - €23

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Train  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Ormoz to Pragersko Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Pragersko to Graz Hbf Ec

€9 - €20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 42m

  1. Drive from Varaždin to Graz 141.3 km

€14 - €21

Varaždin to Graz by bus

The bus journey time between Varaždin and Graz is around 2h 25m and covers a distance of around 135 km. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 15m. Operated by FlixBus and Croatia Bus International, the Varaždin to Graz bus service departs from Varaždin bus station and arrives in Graz P&R Webling. Typically 16 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2h 25m
Fastest bus time:
2h 15m
Buses per week:
16
Cheapest price:
€9
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
01:15
Last bus departs at:
21:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Varaždin to Graz bus schedules

Croatia → Austria
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International entry into Austria from Croatia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Austria, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Brazil, India, South Africa and United Kingdom are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Austria from Croatia

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Croatia
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This applies to arrivals from Brazil, India, South Africa and United Kingdom
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican
  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican

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Considerations leaving from Croatia

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria from Croatia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Graz is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Graz is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Graz is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Croatia from Austria.

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Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varaždin to Graz is to train which costs 70 kn - 160 kn and takes 5h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Varaždin to Graz is to drive which costs 100 kn - 160 kn and takes 1h 42m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Varaždin bus station station and arriving at Graz P&R Webling. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Varaždin to Graz. However, there are services departing from Varazdin and arriving at Graz Hbf via Cakovec, Ormoz and Pragersko. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 45m.

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The distance between Varaždin and Graz is 108 km. The road distance is 141.3 km.

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The best way to get from Varaždin to Graz without a car is to bus which takes 2h 33m and costs 120 kn - 170 kn.

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The bus from Varaždin bus station to Graz P&R Webling takes 2h 33m including transfers and departs once daily.

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Varaždin to Graz bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Varaždin bus station.

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Varaždin to Graz train services, operated by Slovenian Railways (SŽ), depart from Ormoz station.

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The best way to get from Varaždin to Graz is to bus which takes 2h 33m and costs 120 kn - 170 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 70 kn - 160 kn and takes 5h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Varaždin to Graz.
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  • Distance: 108.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 33m

What companies run services between Varaždin, Croatia and Graz, Austria?

FlixBus operates a bus from Varaždin bus station to Graz P&R Webling once daily. Tickets cost €9 - €12 and the journey takes 2h 33m. Croatia Bus International also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Varaždin to Graz via Cakovec, Ormoz, and Pragersko in around 5h 45m.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Ormoz to Pragersko
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€3 - €9
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
€5 - €7
Regional Train Ticket
€3 - €5
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
€7 - €9
Train from Pragersko to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€5 - €13
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
€7 - €9
Regional Train Ticket
€5 - €7
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
€10 - €13
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
Bus from Varaždin bus station to Graz P&R Webling
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Varaždin to Graz
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr

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Varaždin to Graz bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Graz P&R Webling station.

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Varaždin to Graz train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Graz Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varaždin to Graz is 141 km. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Varaždin to Graz.

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