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There are 8 ways to get from Zadar to Budapest by bus, train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Zagreb L939 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld 976 / ...

$36 - $63

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Bus, train  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Zagreb L939 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zagreb to Budapest-Déli D

$39 - $63

Train  •  14 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Zadar to Knin
  2. Take the train from Knin to Zagreb
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Budapest-Déli D

$46 - $66

Drive  •  6 h

  1. Drive from Zadar to Budapest 392.1 miles

$75 - $120

Fly Zadar to Budapest  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Budapest (BUD) ZAD - BUD

$146 - $376

Bus to Split, fly to Budapest  •  8 h 18 min

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

$145 - $450

Fly Zadar to Zagreb, shuttle  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Zagreb (ZAG) ZAD - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Budapest

$94 - $264

Shuttle  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zadar to Budapest Eurobusways

$71 - $166

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The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Budapest is to bus and train which costs 250 kn - 410 kn and takes 10 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Budapest is to drive which costs 490 kn - 750 kn and takes 6 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Zadar and arriving at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Zadar to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Zadar and arriving at Budapest-Déli via Knin and Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 43 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Budapest is 477 km. The road distance is 627.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Budapest without a car is to bus which takes 9 h and costs 230 kn - 410 kn.

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It takes approximately 9 h to get from Zadar to Budapest, including transfers.

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Zadar to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zadar station.

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Zadar to Budapest train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zadar station.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Budapest is to bus which takes 9 h and costs 230 kn - 410 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 290 kn - 430 kn and takes 14 h 43 min, you could also fly, which costs 900 kn - 2.500 kn and takes 7 h 34 min.

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Map of how to get from Zadar to Budapest.
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  • Distance: 298.2 miles
  • Duration: 9 h

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a bus from Zadar to Budapest via Zagreb in around 9 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zadar to Budapest via Knin and Zagreb in around 14 h 43 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Zadar to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Split to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Split to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Zadar to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Split to Budapest via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Zadar to Budapest via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$60 - $240
Flights from Zadar to Budapest via Dublin
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zadar to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Split to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Split to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Split to Budapest via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Zadar to Budapest via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Zadar to Budapest via Oslo
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$90 - $440
Travel Service
Website
travelservice.aero
Flights from Split to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Split to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Split to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$480 - $3,300
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb to Budapest-Déli
Ave. Duration
5 h 44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Zadar to Knin
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $17
Train from Knin to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$18 - $26
1st Class
$28 - $40
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 Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
$21 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
croatiabus.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
$17
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Velebit Tours
Phone
08008885
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar Central Bus Station to Zagreb Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Crnja Tours
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zadar Zob to Zagreb Zob
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Schedules at
globtour.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
arriva.com.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
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
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
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
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
$11 - $16
Schedules at
brioni.hr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Zadar, aut.kolodvor to Trogir, aut.kolodvor
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
regiojet.com
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 20 9148100
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Budapest
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Schedules at
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Zadar to Budapest
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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There is no direct flight from Zadar Airport to Budapest Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Zadar to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld station.

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Zadar to Budapest train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Budapest-Déli station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zadar to Budapest is 627 km. It takes approximately 6 h to drive from Zadar to Budapest.

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Eurowings, Austrian Airlines, Cairo Aviation and four other airlines offer flights from Zadar Airport to Budapest Airport.

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Book your Zadar to Budapest bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 4563+ hotels available in Budapest. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Zadar Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs 24 kn.

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