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There are 8 ways to get from Zürich to Labin by train, car, ferry, bus, plane or shuttle

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Train, drive  •  10h 18m

  1. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Lugano to Milano Centrale Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Trieste Centrale Fr
  4. Drive from Trieste Centrale to Labin

854 kn - 1.840 kn

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Bus  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Bus Station to Ljubljana bus station N953
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana bus station to Opatija 958

347 kn - 538 kn

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Train, ferry  •  11h 58m

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Venezia S. Lucia Ec
  2. Take the ferry from Ferrovia to P.le Roma "G" 2/ / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Venice to Pula

1.585 kn - 2.624 kn

Train, ferry, bus  •  14h 26m

  1. Take the train from Zürich HB to Venezia S. Lucia Ec
  2. Take the ferry from Ferrovia to San Marco-San Zaccaria 4.1 / ...
  3. Take the ferry from Venice to Porec
  4. Take the bus from Poreč to Labin

1.672 kn - 2.624 kn

Bus via Venice  •  19h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Zurich Airport to Venice Tronchetto Train Station
  2. Take the bus from Venice to Poreč bus station
  3. Take the bus from Poreč to Labin

550 kn - 759 kn

Drive  •  8h 8m

  1. Drive from Zürich to Labin 781.6 km

600 kn - 950 kn

Fly to Rijeka  •  6h 51m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rijeka (RJK) ZRH - RJK

1.037 kn - 3.032 kn

Fly to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  9h 3m

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Ljubljana (LJU) ZRH - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Pula

935 kn - 5.782 kn

Zürich to Labin by buses

The bus journey time between Zürich and Labin is around 2 days 5h and covers a distance of around 885 km. The fastest bus normally takes 29h 10m. Operated by FlixBus, Autotrans d.d., Brioni Pula and others, the Zürich to Labin bus service departs from Zurich Bus Station and arrives in Labin Bus station. Typically three buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
2 days 5h
Fastest bus time:
29h 10m
Buses per week:
3
Cheapest price:
418 kn
Carbon emissions:
110 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
23:50
Last bus departs at:
23:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Zürich to Labin bus schedules

Switzerland → Croatia
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International entry into Croatia from Switzerland

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into Croatia from Switzerland

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Switzerland
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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Rules to follow in Croatia

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Croatia from Switzerland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Labin is 00385 91 468 30 32.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Labin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Labin 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.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Switzerland from Croatia.

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Last updated: 6 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Labin is to bus which costs SFr 50 - SFr 80 and takes 15h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Zürich to Labin is to fly which costs SFr 150 - SFr 450 and takes 6h 51m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zürich station to Labin station. However, there are services departing from Zurich Bus Station and arriving at Labin Bus station via Ljubljana bus station and Opatija Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 11m.

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The distance between Zürich and Labin is 497 km. The road distance is 781.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Labin without a car is to train and ferry which takes 11h 58m and costs SFr 230 - SFr 390.

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It takes approximately 10h 18m to get from Zürich to Labin, including transfers.

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Zürich to Labin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zurich Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Labin is to bus which takes 15h 11m and costs SFr 50 - SFr 80. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs SFr 150 - SFr 450 and takes 6h 51m.

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There is no direct flight from Zurich Airport to Rijeka Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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Zürich to Labin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Opatija station.

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Map of how to get from Zürich to Labin.
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  • Distance: 497.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 18m

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Labin, Istria, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Zürich to Labin via Ljubljana bus station and Opatija Central Bus Station in around 15h 11m. Alternatively, Lufthansa, Swiss and two other airlines fly from Zürich to Labin once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Rijeka via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 4.400 kn
Flights from Zurich to Rijeka via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 5.500 kn
Flights from Zurich to Rijeka via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 5.500 kn
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 3.500 kn
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Rijeka via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 3.500 kn
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
440 kn - 2.100 kn
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
390 kn - 700 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lugano to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
140 kn - 260 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich HB to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
6h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 1.900 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Trieste Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
230 kn - 750 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
230 kn - 310 kn
Base Standard
420 kn - 600 kn
Base Premium
500 kn - 750 kn
Bus operators
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Poreč to Labin
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 150 kn
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.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 Zurich Bus Station to Ljubljana bus station
Ave. Duration
9h 56m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
250 kn - 310 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana bus station to Opatija
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
60 kn - 80 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice to Poreč bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
110 kn - 150 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ExpressBus
Phone
+41 842 000 888
Email
info@expressbus.ch
Website
expressbus.ch
Bus from Zurich Airport to Venice Tronchetto Train Station
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
300 kn - 600 kn
Website
ExpressBus
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Pula
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
290 kn - 2.700 kn
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
290 kn - 320 kn
Private
1.400 kn - 2.700 kn
Ferry operators
ACTV S.p.a
Phone
+ 39 041 27 22 111
Email
protocollo@pec.actv.it
Website
actv.avmspa.it
Ferry from Ferrovia to P.le Roma "G"
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
57 kn
Website
ACTV S.p.a
Ferry from Ferrovia to San Marco-San Zaccaria
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
57 kn
Website
ACTV S.p.a
Venezia Lines
Phone
+385 52 422 896
Email
sales@venezialines.com
Website
venezialines.com
Ferry from Venice to Pula
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
440 kn - 550 kn
Website
Venezia Lines
Ferry from Venice to Porec
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
440 kn - 550 kn
Website
Venezia Lines

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Yes, the driving distance between Zürich to Labin is 782 km. It takes approximately 8h 8m to drive from Zürich to Labin.

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Croatia Airlines, Eurowings, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Zurich Airport to Rijeka Airport.

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Book your Zürich to Labin bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Labin. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Zürich to Zurich Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs SFr 3 - SFr 20.

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