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There are 5 ways to get from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau by train, bus, night train, car or shuttle

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

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Train  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...

$29 - $44

Cheapest option

Night train  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the night train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Spittal-Millstättersee En

$24 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Villach 954

$26 - $38

Drive  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau 172 miles

$30 - $50

Shuttle, train  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Klagenfurt - Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Klagenfurt Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee Rj / ...

$57 - $404

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The cheapest way to get from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau is to night train which costs 150 kn - 230 kn and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau is to drive which costs 210 kn - 320 kn and takes 2 h 47 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight train departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Spittal-Millstättersee. This train operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Spittal an der Drau is 220 km. The road distance is 275.1 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau without a car is to train which takes 4 h 55 min and costs 180 kn - 290 kn.

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau 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 Spittal an der Drau is to train which takes 4 h 55 min and costs 180 kn - 290 kn. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 160 kn - 250 kn and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), arrive at Villach Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau is 275 km. It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to drive from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau.

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  • Distance: 137.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Spittal an der Drau, Austria?

Croatian Railways (HŽPP) operates a train from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau 3 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 58 min. Alternatively, Crnja Tours operates a bus from Zagreb to Spittal an der Drau once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. FlixBus also services this route 5 times a week.

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
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Night train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $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 Klagenfurt Hbf to Spittal-Millstättersee
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Villach
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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 Villach
Ave. Duration
4 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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