There are 6 ways to get from Zagreb to Piran by bus, 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

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. N952 / ...

$26 - $50

Cheapest option

Train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. D / ...
  2. Ic 509 / ...

$25 - $38

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Ec / ...

$30 - $43

Train, bus via Dobova  •  5 h 54 min

  1. D / ...

$33 - $47

Bus Crnja Tours  •  8 h 35 min

$28 - $41

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. 160 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Piran, Slovenia?

You can take a bus from Zagreb to Piran via Ljubljana in around 5 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zagreb to Piran via Dobova, Ljubljana, and Koper in around 7 h 31 min.

Train operators
Slovenian Railways (SŽ)
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Dobova to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Train from Ljubljana to Koper
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
slo-zeleznice.si
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Arriva Slovenia
Phone
090 74 11
Website
arriva.si
Bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
arriva.si
Globtour
Fils
Phone
00 385 (0)52 383 000
Email
fils@fils.hr
Website
fils.hr
Bus from Ljubljana to Piran
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Schedules at
fils.hr
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Koper
Ave. Duration
7 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
crnja-tours.hr
Book at
crnja.getbybus.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zagreb and Piran is 190 km. The road distance is 256 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Piran is to train which costs 150 kn - 250 kn and takes 7 h 31 min.

The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Piran is to drive which takes 2 h 43 min and costs 200 kn - 300 kn.

No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Piran. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Piran via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Zagreb to Piran, including transfers.