There are 9 ways to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main by plane, train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Zagreb to Frankfurt  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Frankfurt (FRA) ZAG - FRA

$105 - $420

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 900 / ...

$45 - $120

7 alternative options

Fly Ljubljana to Frankfurt  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Frankfurt (FRA) LJU - FRA

$139 - $591

Fly Graz to Frankfurt  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Graz (GRZ) to Frankfurt (FRA) GRZ - FRA

$138 - $585

Fly Zagreb to Stuttgart, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Stuttgart (STR) ZAG - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf

$114 - $469

Train  •  13 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Muenchen Hbf En
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$120 - $200

Train, bus  •  15 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb to Varazdin
  2. Take the bus from Varaždin to Frankfurt am Main

$53 - $82

Night train, train  •  12 h 46 min

  1. Take the night train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to München Hbf En
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$130 - $199

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main 561 miles

$110 - $170

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 300 kn - 750 kn and takes 13 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which costs 650 kn - 2.800 kn and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Frankfurt am Main is 723 km. The road distance is 897.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zagreb and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Villach Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 3 min.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 4 h 6 min and costs 650 kn - 2.800 kn. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 750 kn - 1.300 kn and takes 13 h 3 min, You could also bus, which costs 300 kn - 750 kn and takes 13 h 45 min..

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main.
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  • Distance: 451.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Lufthansa, Croatia Airlines and two other airlines fly from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main via Villach Hbf, Muenchen Hbf, and München Hbf in around 13 h 3 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $480
Flights from Zagreb to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Flights from Zagreb to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $700
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Zagreb to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Graz to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zagreb to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
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
Train from Zagreb to Varazdin
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $18
Night train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
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 Villach Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$40 - $50
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
13 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Varaždin to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr

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