How to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main

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Recommended option

Fly from Zagreb  •  4 h 3 min

  1. ZAG - FRA

$106 - $422

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13 h 45 min

  1. N952 / ...

$45 - $120

6 alternative options

Fly from Ljubljana  •  5 h 51 min

  1. LJU - FRA

$140 - $596

Fly from Graz  •  6 h 34 min

  1. GRZ - FRA

$138 - $591

Train  •  13 h 28 min

  1. Ec / ...
  2. Rj / ...
  3. M / ...
  4. Ice

$163 - $246

Train, bus  •  15 h 46 min

$59 - $87

Night train, train  •  12 h 35 min

  1. En
  2. Ice

$140 - $206

Drive  •  8 h 40 min

  1. 561 miles

$110 - $170

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

Croatia Airlines, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main via Villach Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and München Hbf in around 13 h 28 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 10 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 7 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $480
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 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
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 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Train operators
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 - $13
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $18
Night train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
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
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.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 - $80
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Varaždin to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
12 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zagreb and Frankfurt am Main is 723 km. The road distance is 898 km.

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.

The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main is to fly which takes 4 h 3 min and costs 650 kn - 2.700 kn.

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, Salzburg Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 28 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Zagreb to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.