There are 4 ways to get from Zadar to Slovene Istria by bus, 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

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Jelšane

$210 - $260

Cheapest option

Catamaran, train  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Take the Catamaran from Zadar to Pula 9141
  2. Take the train from Pula to Kozina

$12 - $18

2 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Trieste N535

$24 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Slovene Istria 216.7 miles

$50 - $80

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Slovene Istria, Slovenia?

Arriva d.o.o. operates a bus from Zadar to Slovene Istria twice daily, and the journey takes 3 h 46 min.

Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Pula to Kozina
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $19
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 Jelšane
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zadar to Trieste
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zadar and Slovene Istria is 191 km. The road distance is 347 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zadar to Slovene Istria is to Catamaran and train which costs 75 kn - 120 kn and takes 11 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Zadar to Slovene Istria is to drive which takes 3 h 57 min and costs 320 kn - 480 kn.

It takes approximately 4 h 35 min to get from Zadar to Slovene Istria, including transfers.