There are 9 ways to get from Zagreb to Rotterdam by plane, train, bus 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 Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. ZAG - AMS

$101 - $407

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  21 h

  1. N261
  2. 268 / ...

$70 - $130

7 alternative options

Fly Zagreb to Brussels, train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. ZAG - BRU

$115 - $380

Fly Ljubljana to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. LJU - AMS

$120 - $612

Fly Graz to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. GRZ - AMS

$149 - $757

Train  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Ec / ...
  2. Ec

$207 - $318

Bus Croatia Bus  •  24 h 30 min

$114 - $163

Drive, train  •  13 h 57 min

  1. M / ...
  2. Ice

$239 - $362

Drive  •  12 h 36 min

  1. 836.7 miles

$200 - $300

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Zagreb to Rotterdam via Villach Hbf, Düsseldorf Hbf, and Venlo in around 19 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zagreb to Rotterdam via Düsseldorf in around 21 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Ljubljana to Amsterdam via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Graz to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Venlo to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
10 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zagreb to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Düsseldorf, Hbf., Worringer Str. to Rotterdam, Conradstraat/Weena
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Duisburg Hbf to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zagreb and Rotterdam is 1079 km. The road distance is 1339 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Rotterdam is to bus which costs 430 kn - 850 kn and takes 21 h.

The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Rotterdam is to fly and train which takes 4 h 50 min and costs 600 kn - 2.600 kn.

No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Villach Hbf, Düsseldorf Hbf and Venlo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 24 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS via Düsseldorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h.

It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Zagreb to Rotterdam, including transfers.