There are 7 ways to get from Zadar to Postojna Cave by bus, ferry, car, plane or train

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Rijeka L938 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Rijeka to Postojna

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Catamaran, bus  •  11 h 56 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Zadar to Pula 9141
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Postojina

$16 - $23

5 alternative options

Bus Velebit Tours  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Rijeka
  2. Take the bus from Rijeka to Postojna

Bus via Gospić  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Gospic
  2. Take the bus from Gospić to Rijeka
  3. Take the bus from Rijeka to Postojna

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Postojna Cave 223.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Pula, bus  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Pula (PUY) ZAD - PUY
  2. Take the bus from Portorož to Postojna

$82 - $274

Fly to Zagreb, train  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Zagreb (ZAG) ZAD - ZAG
  2. Take the train from Ljubljana to Postojna

$86 - $434

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The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Postojna Cave is to Catamaran and bus which costs 100 kn - 150 kn and takes 11 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Postojna Cave is to drive which costs 280 kn - 410 kn and takes 4 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Postojna Cave. However, there are services departing from Zadar and arriving at Postojna via Rijeka. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Postojna Cave is 202 km. The road distance is 356.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Postojna Cave without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Zadar to Postojna Cave, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Zadar Airport to Pula Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Zadar to Postojna Cave bus services, operated by Arriva d.o.o., arrive at Postojna station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zadar to Postojna Cave is 357 km. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from Zadar to Postojna Cave.

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  • Distance: 126.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Postojna Cave, Slovenia?

You can take a bus from Zadar to Postojna Cave via Rijeka and Postojna in around 6 h 9 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Pula
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $120
Flights from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Train operators
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 Rijeka
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Gospić to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zadar to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Rijeka to Postojna
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Velebit Tours
Phone
053 560 388
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar to Gospic
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
velebit-tours.hr
Brioni Pula
Phone
+385 52 356 500
Email
brioni@brioni.hr
Website
brioni.hr
Bus from Zadar to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $55
Schedules at
brioni.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Pula to Postojina
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Avtobusni Promet Murska Sobota d.d.
Phone
+386 2 530 16 00
Email
vozni.redi@apms.si
Website
apms.si
Bus from Portorož to Postojna
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
apms.si
Izletnik
Phone
03 42 53 456
Email
uros.grohar@izletnik.si
Website
izletnik.si
Bus from Portorož to Postojna
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
izletnik.si
Ferry operators
Catarman Line d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)21 352 527
Email
info@catamaran-line.hr
Website
catamaran-line.hr
Ferry from Zadar to Pula
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
catamaran-line.hr

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