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There are 4 ways to get from Varaždin to Vukovar by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  6h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Varaždin bus station to Osijek bus station N950

138 kn - 176 kn

Cheapest option

Train  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Varazdin to Koprivnica Re
  2. Take the train from Koprivnica to Osijek Ic / ...

127 kn - 187 kn

2 alternative options

Train via Dugo Selo  •  9h 40m

  1. Take the train from Varazdin to Koprivnica Re
  2. Take the train from Koprivnica to Dugo Selo Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Dugo Selo to Vinkovci Re / ...

140 kn - 491 kn

Drive  •  3h 33m

  1. Drive from Varaždin to Vukovar 352.4 km

260 kn - 390 kn

Varaždin to Vukovar by train

The train journey time between Varaždin and Vukovar is around 11h 22m and covers a distance of around 361 km. The fastest train normally takes 9h 15m. Operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), Hungarian Railways (MÁV), Austrian Railways (ÖBB) and others, the Varaždin to Vukovar train service departs from Varazdin and arrives in Vukovar. Typically 19 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
11h 22m
Fastest train time:
9h 15m
Trains per week:
19
Cheapest price:
153 kn
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:29
Last train departs at:
23:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Varaždin to Vukovar train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Varaždin → Vukovar
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vukovar is 00385 91 468 30 32.

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The social distance requirement in Vukovar is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Varaždin to Vukovar is to train which costs 120 kn - 190 kn and takes 7h.

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The quickest way to get from Varaždin to Vukovar is to drive which costs 260 kn - 390 kn and takes 3h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Varaždin station to Vukovar. However, there are services departing from Varaždin bus station and arriving at Vukovar via Osijek. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Varaždin to Vukovar. However, there are services departing from Varazdin and arriving at Vukovar via Koprivnica, Dugo Selo and Vinkovci. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 40m.

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The distance between Varaždin and Vukovar is 232 km. The road distance is 352.4 km.

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The best way to get from Varaždin to Vukovar without a car is to bus which takes 6h 50m and costs 130 kn - 180 kn.

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It takes approximately 6h 50m to get from Varaždin to Vukovar, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Varaždin to Vukovar is to bus which takes 6h 50m and costs 130 kn - 180 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120 kn - 190 kn and takes 7h.

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Map of how to get from Varaždin to Vukovar.
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  • Distance: 232 km
  • Duration: 6h 50m

What companies run services between Varaždin, Croatia and Vukovar, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Varaždin bus station to Osijek bus station once daily. Tickets cost 110 kn - 140 kn and the journey takes 5h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Varaždin to Vukovar via Koprivnica, Osijek, and Osijek in around 7h.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Phone
+385 1 3782 583
Email
informacije@hzpp.hr
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Varazdin to Koprivnica
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
23 kn - 35 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
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Croatia Rail Pass
Train from Koprivnica to Osijek
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
75 kn - 110 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
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Croatia Rail Pass
Train from Koprivnica to Dugo Selo
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
27 kn - 40 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
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Croatia Rail Pass
Train from Dugo Selo to Vinkovci
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95 kn - 140 kn
Website
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
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Croatia Rail Pass
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 Dugo Selo to Vinkovci
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
310 kn - 420 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Phone
+386 129 13 332
Email
potnik.info@slo-zeleznice.si
Website
potniski.sz.si
Train from Dugo Selo to Vinkovci
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85 kn - 150 kn
Website
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Intercity 2nd Class Ticket
85 kn - 110 kn
Regional Train Ticket
90 kn - 120 kn
Intercity 1st Class Ticket
120 kn - 150 kn
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 Osijek bus station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 140 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Varaždin to Vukovar bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Osijek bus station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Varaždin to Vukovar is 352 km. It takes approximately 3h 33m to drive from Varaždin to Vukovar.

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