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There are 3 ways to get from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park by bus or car

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Bus Prijevoz Knežević  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera

$11 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus Globtour  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar Zob to Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2

$10 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park 87.8 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 60 kn - 110 kn and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which costs 110 kn - 160 kn and takes 1 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Zadar Airport and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Zadar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 37 min.

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The distance between Zadar Airport (ZAD) and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 90 km. The road distance is 140.4 km.

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The best way to get from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 37 min and costs 65 kn - 130 kn.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.

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Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Globtour, depart from Zadar Zob station.

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Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park bus services, operated by Globtour, arrive at Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park is 140 km. It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to drive from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

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There are 789+ hotels available in Plitvice Lakes National Park. Prices start at $43 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park.
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  • Distance: 56.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 37 min

What companies run services between Zadar Airport (ZAD), Croatia and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

Prijevoz Knežević operates a bus from Zadar Airport (ZAD) to Plitvice Lakes National Park 5 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Plitvice Lakes Eingang 2
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
globtour.com
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com

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