There are 3 ways to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 35 min

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

$51 - $153

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Bus  •  4 h 35 min

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

$21 - $41

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Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar 182.2 miles

$35 - $55

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Airport and arriving at Zadar via Zagreb. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Zagreb Airport (ZAG) and Zadar is 191 km. The road distance is 291.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar, including transfers.

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Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar bus services, operated by Velebit Tours, depart from Zagreb station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar is to fly which takes 1 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Zadar Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar bus services, operated by Velebit Tours, arrive at Zadar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar is 292 km. It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to drive from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar.

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Croatia Airlines offers flights from Zagreb Airport to Zadar Airport.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar.
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  • Distance: 119.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 35 min

What companies run services between Zagreb Airport (ZAG), Croatia and Zadar, Croatia?

Croatia Airlines flies from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar twice daily. Alternatively, Velebit Tours operates a bus from Zagreb Airport (ZAG) to Zadar every 3 hours, and the journey takes 3 h 45 min. Nine other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $180
Bus operators
Velebit Tours
Phone
053 560 388
Email
info@velebit-tours.hr
Website
velebit-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
velebit-tours.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 Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ap.hr
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