How to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Plitvice Lakes National Park

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Recommended option

Bus Autoherc  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb Airport to Zagreb - Autobusni Kolodvor
  2. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera 933

$11 - $19

2 alternative options

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park

$13 - $22

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Plitvice Lakes National Park 89.6 miles

$17 - $26

What companies run services between Zagreb Airport (ZAG), Croatia and Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia?

You can take a bus from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Plitvice Lakes National Park via Zagreb - Autobusni Kolodvor, Zagreb, and Plitvička Jezera in around 3 h 25 min.

Bus operators
Pleso Prijevoz
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvička Jezera
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Plitvice Lakes National Park
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zagreb Airport (ZAG) and Plitvice Lakes National Park is 101 km. The road distance is 143 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to bus which costs 65 kn - 120 kn and takes 3 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Plitvice Lakes National Park is to drive which takes 1 h 59 min and costs 110 kn - 170 kn.

No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Plitvice Lakes National Park. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Airport and arriving at Plitvička Jezera via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Plitvice Lakes National Park, including transfers.