There are 9 ways to get from Zadar to Athens by plane, bus, car ferry, train or car

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

Fly from Zadar  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Athens (ATH) ZAD - ATH

$124 - $504

Cheapest option

Bus FP Travel  •  29 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Novi Sad
  2. Take the bus from Novi Sad to Athens

$94

7 alternative options

Bus to Split, fly  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Trogir
  2. Fly from Split (SPU) to Athens (ATH) SPU - ATH

$173 - $528

Bus to Zagreb, fly  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Zagreb
  2. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Athens (ATH) ZAG - ATH

$130 - $467

Bus Crazy Holidays  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Belgrade
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$95 - $120

Car ferry, bus, train  •  32 h 9 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Ancona 51
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Πάτρα to Κιάτο
  4. Take the train from Κιάτο to Αθήνα

Car ferry, bus  •  33 h 57 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Ancona 51
  2. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Patras
  3. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$132 - $355

Bus, train  •  33 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Perušić
  2. Take the train from Perušić to Zagreb
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En
  4. Take the train from Beograd to Thessaloniki AVE
  5. Take the train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα

$108 - $188

Drive  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Athens 823.6 miles

$190 - $290

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Athens is to bus which costs 592 kn and takes 29 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Athens is to fly which costs 750 kn - 3.200 kn and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Athens is 984 km. The road distance is 1317.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Zadar to Athens, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Athens. However, there are services departing from Zadar and arriving at Athens via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 28 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines and Lufthansa fly from Zadar to Athens 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zadar to Athens via Belgrade and Beograd in around 28 h 10 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Zadar to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Flights from Split to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Split
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Split to Athens via Venice
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Train operators
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Κιάτο to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$7 - $10
First Class
$9 - $12
Train from Θεσσαλονίκη to Αθήνα
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$28 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Perušić to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $30
Train from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
9 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
brioni.hr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Zadar, aut.kolodvor to Trogir, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Francuzevic
Phone
+385 (1) 2753-538
Email
francuzevic@gmail.com
Website
francuzevic-prijevoz.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Schedules at
francuzevic-prijevoz.hr
Bus from Zadar to Perušić
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
francuzevic-prijevoz.hr
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Banbus
Phone
+381 11 362 5555
Email
ffice@banbus.co.rs
Website
banbus.co.rs
Bus from Zadar to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
banbus.co.rs
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
FP Travel
Website
fptravel.gr
Bus from Novi Sad to Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$94
Schedules at
fptravel.gr
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Bus from Πάτρα to Κιάτο
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
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Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Zadar to Ancona
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$14 - $19
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Ancona to Patras
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $300
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99
Aircraft-type seats
$116
2 bed inside cabin
$301
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300

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