There are 8 ways to get from Zadar to Rome by car ferry, train, bus, car or plane

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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Car ferry, train  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Ancona 51
  2. Take the train from Ancona to Roma Termini Ic / ...

$46 - $65

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Car ferry, bus  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Ancona 51
  2. Take the bus from Ancona to Rome Tiburtina

$48 - $72

Bus  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Florence, Florence N535
  2. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Rome 510 / ...

$60 - $101

Car ferry, drive  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Zadar to Ancona 51
  2. Drive from Ancona to Rome

$60 - $90

Bus to Split, fly to Rome  •  6 h 48 min

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

$70 - $325

Bus to Trieste, fly to Rome  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Trieste
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Rome (FCO) TRS - FCO

$85 - $299

Fly Zadar to Rome Ciampino  •  10 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) ZAD - CIA

$65 - $279

Bus to Trieste, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Trieste
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) TRS - CIA

$53 - $267

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Rome is to car ferry and bus which costs 300 kn - 460 kn and takes 11 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zadar to Rome is to bus and fly which costs 440 kn - 2.100 kn and takes 6 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zadar to Rome. However, there are services departing from Zadar and arriving at Rome via Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 10 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Rome is 332 km.

The best way to get from Zadar to Rome without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 10 h 48 min and costs 290 kn - 420 kn.

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It takes approximately 10 h 48 min to get from Zadar to Rome, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Zadar to Rome is to bus which takes 16 h 10 min and costs 380 kn - 650 kn. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 400 kn - 1.800 kn and takes 10 h 4 min.

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Map of how to get from Zadar to Rome.
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  • Distance: 207.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 48 min

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Rome, Italy?

You can take a bus from Zadar to Rome via Florence, Florence in around 16 h 10 min. Alternatively, Ryanair flies from Zadar to Rome 5 times a week.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Split to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Zadar to Rome Ciampino via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $320
Flights from Zadar to Rome Ciampino via Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Zadar to Rome Ciampino via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Trieste to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $220
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Split to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Split to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Prima Linee
Phone
0733.818638
Website
primalinee.com
Bus from Ancona to Rome Tiburtina
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
romamarchelinee.it
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zadar to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $27
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
Bus from Zadar to Trieste
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
$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
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
$12 - $16
Schedules at
brioni.hr
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
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
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

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