There are 9 ways to get from Zagreb to Belgrade by bus, train, rideshare, 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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Bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Belgrade

$72

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Zagreb to Beograd 246.4 miles

$15 - $26

7 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Belgrade En

$26 - $40

Train via Novi Beograd  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Novi Beograd En

$21 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Belgrade 246.3 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Zagreb to Belgrade  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Belgrade (BEG) ZAG - BEG

$88 - $322

Bus to Banja Luka, fly to Belgrade  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Laktasi
  2. Fly from Banja Luka (BNX) to Belgrade (BEG) BNX - BEG

$46 - $86

Fly Ljubljana to Belgrade  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Belgrade (BEG) LJU - BEG

$112 - $498

Fly Zagreb to Osijek, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Osijek (OSI) ZAG - OSI
  2. Take the train from Vinkovci to Belgrade

$94 - $329

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The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Belgrade is to rideshare which costs 100 kn - 160 kn and takes 4 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Belgrade is to drive which costs 300 kn - 440 kn and takes 3 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb and arriving at Belgrade. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zagreb and arriving at Belgrade. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Belgrade is 368 km. The road distance is 394.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Belgrade without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 6 min and costs 450 kn.

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The bus from Zagreb to Belgrade takes 6 h 6 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Zagreb to Belgrade bus services, operated by Autotransport Karlovac, depart from Zagreb station.

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Zagreb to Belgrade train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Belgrade is to bus which takes 6 h 6 min and costs 450 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 160 kn - 240 kn and takes 6 h 15 min, you could also fly, which costs 550 kn - 2.100 kn and takes 4 h.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Belgrade Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Zagreb to Belgrade bus services, operated by Autotransport Karlovac, arrive at Belgrade station.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Belgrade.
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  • Distance: 230.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 6 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Belgrade, Serbia?

Autotransport Karlovac operates a bus from Zagreb to Belgrade once daily. Tickets cost $72 and the journey takes 6 h 6 min. Alternatively, Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Zagreb to Belgrade 5 times a day. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Banja Luka to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Ljubljana to Belgrade via Podgorica
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $210
Flights from Banja Luka to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $120
Flights from Ljubljana to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $290
Trade Air
Website
trade-air.com
Flights from Zagreb to Osijek
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Belgrade via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Novi Beograd
Ave. Duration
6 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Vinkovci to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $24
Bus operators
Autotransport Karlovac
Phone
098 98 32 331
Email
irena.tihi@atsk.hr
Website
atsk.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$72
Schedules at
atsk.hr
Pepeks Zagreb
Phone
098 417 140
Email
info@pepeks.hr
Website
pepeks.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Laktasi
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
pepeks.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 Zagreb to Beograd
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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