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There are 11 ways to get from Varaždin to Rome by bus, train, night bus, car, shuttle 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, train  •  11h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin to Maribor 950
  2. Take the bus from Maribor bus station to Trieste
  3. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Roma Tiburtina Fr

€55 - €164

Cheapest option

Train, night bus  •  16h 22m

  1. Take the train from Varazdin to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Re
  2. Take the night bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina Bus station N997

€47 - €61

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Bus  •  15h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin to Zagreb 936a / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina

€88 - €113

Train  •  16h 26m

  1. Take the train from Varazdin to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Re
  2. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  3. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj
  4. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini Fr / ...

€88 - €197

Bus via Pula  •  20h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula bus station to Rome Tiburtina Bus station N533

€64 - €79

Drive  •  8h 59m

  1. Drive from Varaždin to Rome 924.8 km

€110 - €170

Bus, shuttle to Trieste, fly to Rome  •  7h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin to Maribor
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Maribor to Trieste Airport
  3. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Rome (FCO) TRS - FCO

€78 - €653

Bus to Graz, fly to Rome  •  9h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin to Maribor
  2. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Rome (FCO) GRZ - FCO

€111 - €408

Bus, shuttle to Zagreb, fly to Rome  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin to Maribor
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Maribor to Zagreb Airport
  3. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Rome (FCO) ZAG - FCO

€94 - €443

Bus, shuttle to Vienna, fly to Rome  •  9h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin to Maribor
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Maribor to Vienna Airport
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Rome (FCO) VIE - FCO

€59 - €593

Bus, shuttle to Vienna, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  9h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin to Maribor
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Maribor to Vienna Airport
  3. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) VIE - CIA

€55 - €597

Varaždin to Rome by bus and train

The journey time between Varaždin and Rome is around 34h 34m and covers a distance of around 934 km. The fastest journey normally takes 34h 34m. Operated by Croatia Bus International, FlixBus, Vincek Autobusi ltd. and others, the Varaždin to Rome service departs from Varaždin and arrives in Roma Tiburtina. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
34h 34m
Fastest journey time:
34h 34m
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€72
Carbon emissions:
70 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
01:15
Last service departs at:
01:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Varaždin to Rome bus and train schedules

Croatia → Italy
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy 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 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rome is 1500.

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

The social distance requirement in Rome is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

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

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Varaždin to Rome is to train and night bus which costs 360 kn - 460 kn and takes 16h 22m.

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The fastest way to get from Varaždin to Rome is to bus and shuttle and fly. Taking this option will cost 550 kn - 5.000 kn and takes 7h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Varaždin to Rome. However, there are services departing from Varaždin and arriving at Rome Tiburtina via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Varaždin to Rome. However, there are services departing from Varazdin and arriving at Roma Termini via Zagreb Glavni Kol., Villach Hbf and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 26m.

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The distance between Varaždin and Rome is 577 km. The road distance is 924.8 km.

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The best way to get from Varaždin to Rome without a car is to bus and train which takes 11h 37m and costs 410 kn - 1.300 kn.

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It takes approximately 11h 37m to get from Varaždin to Rome, including transfers.

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Varaždin to Rome bus services, operated by Autobusni Promet, depart from Varaždin station.

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Varaždin to Rome train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Varazdin station.

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The best way to get from Varaždin to Rome is to bus which takes 15h 45m and costs 650 kn - 900 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 650 kn - 1.500 kn and takes 16h 26m.

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Map of how to get from Varaždin to Rome.
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  • Distance: 577.4 km
  • Duration: 11h 37m

What companies run services between Varaždin, Croatia and Rome, Italy?

You can take a bus from Varaždin to Rome via Zagreb in around 15h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Varaždin to Rome via Zagreb Glavni Kol., Villach Hbf, and Venezia Mestre in around 16h 26m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Graz to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €470
Flights from Graz to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €550
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €340
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €340
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Trieste to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €260
Flights from Graz to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €370
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Graz to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €460
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €310
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €270
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Trieste to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €260
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Trieste to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €260
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Graz to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €370
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€280 - €550
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€25 - €110
Flights from Vienna to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€16 - €130
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Graz to Rome via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€75 - €280
Flights from Vienna to Rome via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€95 - €280
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €360
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Split
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €290
Aegean Airlines
Website
en.aegeanair.com
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Athens
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€75 - €250
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zagreb to Rome via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€55 - €190
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Vienna to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€12 - €70
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €140
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€45 - €65
Base Standard
€75 - €110
Base Premium
€90 - €140
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €110
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€35 - €50
Base Standard
€65 - €90
Base Premium
€75 - €110
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Trieste to Roma Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €100
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€35 - €50
Smart Low Cost
€35 - €50
Smart Flex
€70 - €100
Train from Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 48m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€29 - €85
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€30 - €45
Smart Low Cost
€29 - €40
Smart Flex
€60 - €85
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
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
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
8h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Bus operators
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Varaždin to Maribor
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
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 Maribor bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Maribor bus station to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Varaždin bus station to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Pula bus station to Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Varazdin to Maribor
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Varaždin to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€80 - €95
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Varaždin to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€14 - €19
Schedules at
ap.hr
Bus from Varaždin to Pula
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€23 - €29
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Varaždin to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Maribor to Trieste Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€29 - €470
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€29 - €50
Private
€110 - €470
Shuttle from Maribor to Zagreb Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €200
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€32 - €35
Private
€100 - €200
Shuttle from Maribor to Vienna Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €390
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€30 - €45
Private
€150 - €390

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Varaždin to Rome bus services, operated by Vincek Autobusi ltd., arrive at Rome Tiburtina station.

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Varaždin to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Varaždin to Rome is 925 km. It takes approximately 8h 59m to drive from Varaždin to Rome.

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