There are 7 ways to get from Zadar to Zagreb by bus, train, rideshare, car or plane

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Bus Velebit Tours  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Zagreb L939 / ...

$17 - $45

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Rideshare  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Zadar to Zagreb 180.5 miles

$10

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Poličnik to Zagreb L939 / ...

$18 - $29

Bus, train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Zadar to Perušić
  2. Take the train from Perušić to Zagreb

$26 - $36

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Zadar to Zagreb 179.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly from Zadar  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Zadar (ZAD) to Zagreb (ZAG) ZAD - ZAG

$62 - $264

Bus to Split, fly  •  5 h 5 min

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

$71 - $288

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zadar and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Zadar and Zagreb is 197 km. The road distance is 287.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Zagreb without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 46 min and costs .

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The bus from Zadar to Zagreb takes 3 h 46 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Zadar to Zagreb bus services, operated by Velebit Tours, depart from Zadar station.

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The best way to get from Zadar to Zagreb is to bus which takes 3 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest flight from Zadar Airport to Zagreb Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Zadar to Zagreb bus services, operated by Velebit Tours, arrive at Zagreb station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zadar to Zagreb is 288 km. It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to drive from Zadar to Zagreb.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Zadar Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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Map of how to get from Zadar to Zagreb.
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  • Distance: 123.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Zadar, Croatia and Zagreb, Croatia?

Velebit Tours operates a bus from Zadar to Zagreb every 3 hours, and the journey takes 3 h 46 min. Eight other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Croatia Airlines flies from Zadar to Zagreb 6 times a week.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Flights from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Bus operators
Velebit Tours
Phone
053 560 388
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
velebit-tours.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
3 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Francuzevic
Phone
+385 (1) 2753-538
Email
francuzevic@gmail.com
Website
francuzevic-prijevoz.hr
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
francuzevic-prijevoz.hr
Bus from Zadar to Perušić
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
francuzevic-prijevoz.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 Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Poličnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $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
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
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
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
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
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
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
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zadar to Trogir
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
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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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Zadar to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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