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There are 8 ways to get from Zagreb to Florence by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Trieste 427 / ...
  2. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fa

$62 - $94

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Bus  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Florence Florentia Bus / ...

$30 - $160

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Train, bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Ljubljana Ec / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Trieste 907 / ...
  3. Take the train from Trieste Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fa

$62 - $171

Train  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre Rj / ...
  3. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella Fr / ...

$67 - $135

Drive  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Florence 386.1 miles

$90 - $140

Fly to Florence  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Florence (FLR) ZAG - FLR

$121 - $489

Fly to Bologna, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Bologna (BLQ) ZAG - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella

$121 - $327

Fly to Pisa, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Pisa (PSA) ZAG - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn

$145 - $603

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The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Florence is to bus which costs 190 kn - 1.000 kn and takes 10 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Florence is to drive which costs 600 kn - 900 kn and takes 5 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb and arriving at Florence. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Florence. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Firenze S.Maria Novella via Villach Hbf and Venezia Mestre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 21 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Florence is 436 km. The road distance is 617.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Florence without a car is to bus and train which takes 8 h 36 min and costs 390 kn - 650 kn.

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It takes approximately 8 h 36 min to get from Zagreb to Florence, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Florence bus services, operated by Florentia Bus, depart from Zagreb station.

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

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Florence is to bus which takes 10 h 20 min and costs 190 kn - 1.000 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 430 kn - 900 kn and takes 10 h 21 min, you could also fly, which costs 750 kn - 3.200 kn and takes 5 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Florence.
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  • Distance: 272.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 36 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Florence, Italy?

Florentia Bus operates a bus from Zagreb to Florence once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 10 h 20 min. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Florence via Villach Hbf and Venezia Mestre in around 10 h 21 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $300
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Madrid
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zagreb to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Zagreb to Bologna via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $850
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zagreb to Pisa via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $2,900
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Trieste Centrale to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
hzpp.hr
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eurail.com
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Pisa C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
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 Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
11 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Florentia Bus
Phone
+39 055 967024
Email
info@florentiabus.it
Website
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Bus from Zagreb to Florence
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
florentiabus.it
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Zagreb Zob to Trieste Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Ljubljana Zob Postaja to Trieste Zob
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
globtour.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Trieste
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
ATVO S.p.A.
Phone
+39 0421 5944
Email
atvo@atvo.it
Website
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
atvo.it
Bus from Trg Osvobodilne Lubiana to Trieste Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
atvo.it
Bus from Autobusni kolodvor to SITA Firenze
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
atvo.it
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Ljubljana to Trieste
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.si
Vincek Autobusi ltd.
Phone
0800 1992
Email
Gradski-bus@autobusi-vincek.com
Website
autobusi-vincek.com
Bus from Zagreb to Firenze
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$156
Schedules at
autobusi-vincek.com

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There is no direct flight from Zagreb Airport to Florence Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Zagreb to Florence bus services, operated by Florentia Bus, arrive at Florence station.

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Zagreb to Florence train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Firenze S.Maria Novella station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Florence is 618 km. It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to drive from Zagreb to Florence.

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Brussels Airlines, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Florence Airport.

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Book your Zagreb to Florence bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 5984+ hotels available in Florence. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Zagreb Airport is to line 290 shuttle which takes 31 min and costs .

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