There are 7 ways to get from Villach to Zadar by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. Ec / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Zadar L939 / ...

$38 - $60

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Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Crikvenica 944
  2. Take the bus from Crikvenica to Zadar 941

$30 - $54

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Bus Crnja Tours  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Villach to Zadar 948 / ...

$30 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Villach to Zadar 276.6 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Zagreb, fly  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Zadar (ZAD) ZAG - ZAD

$91 - $442

Train to Pula, fly  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
  2. Fly from Pula (PUY) to Zadar (ZAD) PUY - ZAD

$96 - $482

Fly from Ljubljana  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Zadar (ZAD) LJU - ZAD

$142 - $417

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The cheapest way to get from Villach to Zadar is to bus which costs 28€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Villach to Zadar is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 4 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Villach and arriving at Zadar. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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The distance between Villach and Zadar is 297 km. The road distance is 442.6 km.

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The best way to get from Villach to Zadar without a car is to train and bus which takes 8 h 17 min and costs 30€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 17 min to get from Villach to Zadar, including transfers.

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Villach to Zadar bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, depart from Villach station.

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The best way to get from Villach to Zadar is to bus which takes 8 h 30 min and costs 28€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 120€ - 360€ and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Zadar Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Villach to Zadar bus services, operated by Crnja Tours, arrive at Zadar station.

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Map of how to get from Villach to Zadar.
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  • Distance: 185.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 17 min

What companies run services between Villach, Austria and Zadar, Croatia?

Crnja Tours operates a bus from Villach to Zadar once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, Adria Airways, Croatia Airlines and four other airlines fly from Villach to Zadar 4 times a day.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Pula to Zadar
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Flights from Ljubljana to Zadar via Paris CDG, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Ljubljana to Zadar via Prague, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Ljubljana to Zadar via Zurich, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Ljubljana to Zadar via Copenhagen, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zadar via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Zadar via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Villach to Zadar
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Villach to Crikvenica
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Crikvenica to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Crikvenica to Zadar
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Villach to Zadar
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Crikvenica to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
brioni.hr

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Yes, the driving distance between Villach to Zadar is 443 km. It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to drive from Villach to Zadar.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Zagreb Airport to Zadar Airport.

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Book your Villach to Zadar bus tickets online with Distribusion and FlixBus.

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There are 8278+ hotels available in Zadar. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Villach to Ljubljana Airport is to shuttle which takes 1 h and costs 45€.

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