There are 6 ways to get from Venice to Zadar by bus, train, ferry, car 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 FlixBus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Zadar N535

$27 - $45

5 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Centrale Rv
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Zadar N535

$30 - $55

Ferry, Catamaran  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the ferry from Venice to Pula
  2. Take the Catamaran from Pula to Zadar 9141

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Zadar

Drive  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Zadar 323.2 miles

$75 - $120

Fly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zadar (ZAD) PUY - ZAD

$90 - $589

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Zadar, Croatia?

FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Zadar once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min. Alternatively, Croatia Airlines flies from Venice to Zadar once daily.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Train operators
Trenitalia
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Zadar
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Trieste to Zadar
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Brusutti
Phone
+39 041 5415488
Email
info@brusutti.com
Website
brusutti.com
Bus from Venice to Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
brusutti.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Ferry operators
Catarman Line d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)21 352 527
Email
info@catamaran-line.hr
Website
catamaran-line.hr
Ferry from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
catamaran-line.hr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Venice and Zadar is 272 km. The road distance is 517 km.

The cheapest way to get from Venice to Zadar is to bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Venice to Zadar is to drive which takes 5 h 42 min and costs 65€ - 100€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Zadar. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

No, there is no direct ferry from Venice to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Venice and arriving at Zadar via Pula. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 30 min.

The bus from Venice, Venice to Zadar takes 7 h 40 min including transfers and departs once daily.