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There are 8 ways to get from Zwickau to Croatia by bus, train, night train, car, plane or shuttle

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Zwickau central train station to Dresden central station
  2. Take the bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Zagreb

Train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
  5. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
  6. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol.

Train, night train

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hof Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  3. Take the night train from Muenchen Ost to Zagreb Glavni Kol.

Drive

  1. Drive from Zwickau to Zagreb

Train to Leipzig, fly to Zagreb

  1. Take the train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
  2. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Zagreb (ZAG)

Train to Dresden, fly to Zagreb

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Zagreb (ZAG)

Train, bus to Prague, fly to Split

  1. Take the train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Karlovy Vary Dolni Nadrazi
  2. Take the bus from Karlovy Vary Terminal Bus Station to Prague Airport Terminal 1/2
  3. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Split (SPU)

Bus, shuttle

  1. Take the bus from Zwickau central train station to Prague
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Praha to Zagreb
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Yes, entry into Croatia is currently allowed from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Croatia is 00385 91 468 30 32.

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The social distance requirement in Croatia is 1.5 metres.

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The cost-effective way to get from Zwickau to Croatia is to bus, which costs €45 - €60 and takes 14h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Zwickau to Croatia is to drive which costs €120 - €180 and takes 7h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zwickau station to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Zwickau central train station and arriving at Zagreb via Dresden Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Zwickau to Croatia. However, there are services departing from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Zagreb Glavni Kol. via Hof Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf and Villach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 31m.

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The distance between Zwickau and Croatia is 665 km. The road distance is 815.8 km.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Croatia without a car is to bus which takes 14h 15m and costs €45 - €60.

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It takes approximately 14h 15m to get from Zwickau to Croatia, including transfers.

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Zwickau to Croatia bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zwickau central train station.

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Zwickau to Croatia train services, operated by Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn, depart from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Zwickau to Croatia is to bus which takes 14h 15m and costs €45 - €60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15h 31m.

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Map of how to get from Zwickau to Croatia.
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  • Distance: 664.7 km
  • Duration: 14h 15m

What companies run services between Zwickau, Germany and Croatia?

You can take a bus from Zwickau to Zagreb via Dresden Hauptbahnhof in around 14h 15m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zwickau to Zagreb via Hof Hbf, Nürnberg Hbf, München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, and Villach Hbf in around 15h 31m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 3.900 kn
Flights from Leipzig to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 4.500 kn
Flights from Leipzig to Zagreb via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
1.600 kn - 4.500 kn
Flights from Leipzig to Zagreb via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Leipzig to Zagreb via Munich, Split
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.000 kn
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
750 kn - 2.800 kn
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
900 kn - 3.500 kn
Flights from Dresden to Zagreb via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
850 kn - 3.200 kn
Flights from Prague to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
1.400 kn - 4.000 kn
Smartwings
Website
smartwings.com
Flights from Prague to Split
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
850 kn - 1.500 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 4.900 kn
Train operators
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Phone
0341 231898288
Email
info@mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Website
mitteldeutsche-regiobahn.de
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
Transdev
Phone
030 200730
Website
transdev.de
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Transdev
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Hof Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Hof Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Zwickau(Sachs)Hbf to Karlovy Vary Dolni Nadrazi
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Die Länderbahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hof Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
190 kn - 280 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
200 kn - 290 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Zwickau, Hauptbahnhof to Leipzig/Halle Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 kn - 180 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
270 kn - 380 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
240 kn - 340 kn
Website
Deutsche Bahn
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Muenchen Hbf Gl.5-10 to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100 kn - 120 kn
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
ÖBB Intercity
Phone
+43 (0)5 1717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
210 kn - 300 kn
Website
ÖBB Intercity
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
200 kn - 300 kn
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
310 kn - 420 kn
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zwickau central train station to Dresden central station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65 kn - 85 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dresden Hauptbahnhof to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
290 kn - 360 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zwickau central train station to Prague
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
110 kn - 140 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Karlovy Vary Terminal Bus Station to Prague Airport Terminal 1/2
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35 kn - 50 kn
Website
RegioJet
Eurobusways
Phone
+36 70 282 1827
Email
info@eurobusways.com
Website
eurobusways.com
Shuttle from Praha to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
370 kn - 1.100 kn
Schedules at
eurobusways.com

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There is no direct flight from Leipzig Airport to Zagreb Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 15m and has one stopover.

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Zwickau to Croatia bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Zagreb station.

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Zwickau to Croatia train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Zagreb Glavni Kol. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zwickau to Croatia is 816 km. It takes approximately 7h 29m to drive from Zwickau to Croatia.

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Croatia Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Zagreb Airport.

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