There are 7 ways to get from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs by bus, train, 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.

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Bus via Ljubljana  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Ljubljana 907 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb N952 / ...

178 kn - 298 kn

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Train, bus  •  7h 27m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale Re
  2. Take the bus from Trieste, Trieste to Zagreb N482 / ...

184 kn - 301 kn

Train, bus via Ljubljana  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale Re
  2. Take the bus from Trieste, Trieste to Ljubljana 907 / ...
  3. Take the train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ec / ...

315 kn - 646 kn

Train  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Venezia S. Lucia to Villach Hbf Rj
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol. Ec / ...

538 kn - 798 kn

Bus  •  8h 40m

  1. Take the bus from San Donà di Piave to Zagreb

471 kn - 652 kn

Drive  •  3h 44m

  1. Drive from Venice to Zagreb 373.7 km

370 kn - 550 kn

Shuttle, fly  •  6h 33m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zagreb (ZAG) PUY - ZAG

548 kn - 3.963 kn

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs is to bus via Ljubljana which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 6h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 3h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs. However, there are services departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Zagreb via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs. However, there are services departing from Venezia S. Lucia and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kol. via Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 17m.

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The distance between Venice and State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs is 285 km. The road distance is 373.7 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs without a car is to bus via Ljubljana which takes 6h 35m and costs 23€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 6h 35m to get from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs, including transfers.

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Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Venice, Venice station.

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Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs train services, operated by Railjet, depart from Venezia S. Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs is to bus via Ljubljana which takes 6h 35m and costs 23€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 8h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs.
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  • Distance: 285.5 km
  • Duration: 6h 35m

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Venice to Zagreb via Ljubljana in around 6h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Venice to Zagreb via Villach Hbf in around 8h 17m.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
210 kn - 950 kn
Train operators
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
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75 kn - 160 kn
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
140 kn - 160 kn
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
240 kn - 340 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
280 kn - 390 kn
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Ljubljana to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
180 kn - 250 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
4h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
310 kn - 420 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Venezia S. Lucia to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
250 kn - 380 kn
Website
Railjet
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
70 kn - 90 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste, Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100 kn - 130 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste, Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55 kn - 70 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
120 kn - 180 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Trieste to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
150 kn - 210 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 160 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Nomago
Phone
+386 1 431 77 00
Email
info@nomago.si
Website
nomago.si
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90 kn - 110 kn
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Nomago
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 75 kn
Book at
Nomago
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60 kn - 85 kn
Website
Crnja Tours
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
85 kn - 120 kn
Website
Crnja Tours
Bus from Trieste Central Bus Station to Ljubljana Central Bus Station Postaja
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50 kn - 70 kn
Website
Crnja Tours
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Ljubljana to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
110 kn - 170 kn
Website
Eurolines FR
Bus from Trieste to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
100 kn - 150 kn
Website
Eurolines FR
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from San Donà di Piave to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
430 kn - 600 kn
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Venezia Mestre to Pula Airport
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
300 kn - 3.100 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
300 kn - 330 kn
Private
1.600 kn - 3.100 kn

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The quickest flight from Pula Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zagreb station.

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Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs train services, operated by ÖBB EuroCity, arrive at Zagreb Glavni Kol. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs is 374 km. It takes approximately 3h 44m to drive from Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Pula Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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Book your Venice to State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 2332+ hotels available in State of Slovenes, Croats and Serbs. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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