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There are 5 ways to get from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park by car or bus

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

Drive, bus  •  3h 46m

  1. Drive from Vrsar to Moscenicka Draga
  2. Take the bus from Moscenicka Draga to Vrelo Borje Moscenicka Draga - Vrelo Borje

298 kn - 419 kn

Cheapest option

Bus via Karlovac  •  7h

  1. Take the bus from Vrsar to Karlovac
  2. Take the bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera 975 / ...

206 kn - 288 kn

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Vrsar to Opatija
  2. Take the bus from Opatija Central Bus Station to Vrelo Borje Opatija Central Bus Station - Vrelo Borje

361 kn - 481 kn

Bus via Rijeka  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Vrsar to Rijeka
  2. Take the bus from Rijeka to Plitvička Jezera

215 kn - 276 kn

Drive  •  3h 23m

  1. Drive from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park 263.9 km

200 kn - 300 kn

Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus and walk

The journey time between Vrsar and Plitvice Lakes National Park is around 8h 13m and covers a distance of around 367 km. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 45m. Services are operated by Autobusni Promet, Autotransport Šibenik, FlixBus and others. Typically 15 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 13m
Fastest journey time:
6h 45m
Journey distance:
367 km
Services per week:
15
Cheapest price:
206 kn
Carbon emissions:
45 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:35
Last service departs at:
15:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus and walk schedules

Vrsar → Plitvice Lakes National Park
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  • Face masks are mandatory
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  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Plitvice Lakes National Park is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Plitvice Lakes National Park is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Plitvice Lakes National Park is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00385 91 468 30 32.

Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus via Rijeka which costs 210 kn - 280 kn and takes 8h 52m.

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The fastest way to get from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive. Taking this option will cost 200 kn - 300 kn and takes 3h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Vrsar and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Karlovac. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h.

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The distance between Vrsar and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 161 km. The road distance is 263.9 km.

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The best way to get from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to bus via Karlovac which takes 7h and costs 200 kn - 290 kn.

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It takes approximately 3h 46m to get from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Autobusni Promet, depart from Vrsar station.

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Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Autobusni Promet, arrive at Plitvička Jezera station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 264 km. It takes approximately 3h 23m to drive from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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Map of how to get from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 161.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 46m

What companies run services between Vrsar, Croatia and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Vrsar to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Karlovac and Plitvička Jezera in around 7h.

Bus operators
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Moscenicka Draga to Vrelo Borje
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140 kn - 200 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Bus from Opatija Central Bus Station to Vrelo Borje
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
140 kn - 200 kn
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Vrsar to Karlovac
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
160 kn - 220 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 140 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Bus from Vrsar to Opatija
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Vrsar to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
130 kn - 170 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Karlovac to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45 kn - 60 kn
Schedules at
sibenik.getbybus.com
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 Karlovac to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55 kn - 70 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autopromet d.d. Slunj
Phone
+00385 47 777 276
Email
autopromet.slunj@gmail.com
Website
autopromet.hr
Bus from Karlovac Central Bus Station to Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Autopromet d.d. Slunj
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Phone
+385 (0)31 214 388
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Karlovac Central Bus Station to Plitvice Jezera Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
45 kn - 65 kn
Website
Panturist d.d. Osijek
Croatia Bus Domestic
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kn - 110 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr

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