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There are 9 ways to get from Zadar to Greece by plane, bus, train, car ferry 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.

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Fly Zadar to Thessaloniki  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Thessaloniki (SKG) ZAD - SKG

$157 - $557

Cheapest option

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

7 alternative options

Bus to Split, fly to Thessaloniki  •  10 h 12 min

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

$156 - $501

Bus to Zagreb, fly to Athens  •  10 h 4 min

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

$117 - $358

Bus to Split, fly to Athens  •  7 h 16 min

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

$173 - $528

Train, bus  •  31 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Zadar to Knin
  2. Take the train from Knin to Zagreb
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade
  4. Take the bus from Belgrade to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the train from Thessaloniki to Athens

$108 - $207

Bus Albtrans sh.p.k  •  31 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Split 941
  2. Take the bus from Split to Budva
  3. Take the bus from Budva to Tirana
  4. Take the bus from Tiranë to Athens

$100 - $129

Car ferry, bus  •  34 h 55 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

$133 - $346

Drive  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Athens 823.6 miles

$190 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Greece is to bus which costs 600 kn - 800 kn and takes 28 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Greece is to bus and fly which costs 1.100 kn - 3.500 kn and takes 7 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Greece. 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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The distance between Zadar and Greece is 799 km. The road distance is 1317.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Greece without a car is to bus which takes 28 h 10 min and costs 600 kn - 800 kn.

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It takes approximately 8 h 53 min to get from Zadar to Greece, including transfers.

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Zadar to Greece bus services, operated by Banbus, depart from Zadar station.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Greece is to fly which takes 8 h 53 min and costs 1.000 kn - 3.600 kn. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 600 kn - 800 kn and takes 28 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Zadar Airport to Thessaloniki Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Zadar to Greece bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, arrive at Athens station.

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Map of how to get from Zadar to Greece.
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  • Distance: 499.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 53 min

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Greece?

Lufthansa, Aegean Airlines and six other airlines fly from Zadar to Thessaloniki once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zadar to Athens via Beograd in around 28 h 10 min.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Zadar to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Zadar to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Zadar to Thessaloniki via Zagreb, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Split to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Split to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Split to Thessaloniki via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Zagreb to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$160 - $460
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Split to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zadar to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Zadar to Thessaloniki via Zagreb, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Flights from Split to Thessaloniki via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to Thessaloniki via Zagreb, Vienna
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zadar to Thessaloniki via Zagreb, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Split
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Split to Athens
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Zadar to Thessaloniki via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zadar to Thessaloniki via Zagreb, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $440
Olympic Air
Website
olympicair.com
Flights from Split to Thessaloniki via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Split to Thessaloniki via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zagreb to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
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
Train from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $70
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$24 - $35
1st Class Ticket
$35 - $45
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$45 - $55
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$60 - $70
Bus operators
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
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 Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
ap.hr
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varazdin.getbybus.com
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 Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
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
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 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
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autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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
$7 - $12
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
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 Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Split to Budva
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
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
$11 - $16
Schedules at
brioni.hr
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 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 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
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
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
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
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
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
Bus from Zadar Central Bus Station to Split Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
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
Bus from Zadar Zob to Split Zob
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
globtour.com
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
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.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
$40
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
Simeonidis Tours
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Split
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Budva to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Albtrans sh.p.k
Phone
+355 4 2239 203
Email
rezervime@albtrans.net
Website
albtrans.net
Bus from Tiranë to Athens
Ave. Duration
13 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
albtrans.net
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
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
9 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$13 - $18
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
$97
Aircraft-type seats
$114
2 bed inside cabin
$294
3 bed outside cabin
$250 - $300

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Greece is 1 h ahead of Zadar. It is currently 3:40 PM in Zadar and 4:40 PM in Greece.

Yes, the driving distance between Zadar to Greece is 1318 km. It takes approximately 16 h 29 min to drive from Zadar to Greece.

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Lufthansa, Condor Flugdienst, Ellinair and five other airlines offer flights from Zadar Airport to Thessaloniki Airport.

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