Zagreb to Split

Zagreb to Split

  Oct 1, 2021, 32 trips (HRK 105 – HRK 0)

Zagreb to Split Schedule

Zagreb to Split Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
App Pozega by Arriva Standard AC 03:00 - 10:05HRK 173
Croatia Airlines Economy #OU65006:30 - 07:20HRK 490
FlixBus Economy 09:00 - 14:05HRK 105
Croatia Airlines Economy #OU65211:05 - 11:55HRK 490
Croatia Airlines Economy #OU65412:30 - 13:15HRK 490
Croatia Airlines Economy #OU38014:35 - 15:25HRK 559
FlixBus Economy 17:00 - 22:10HRK 105
Autotrans by Arriva Standard AC 19:30 - 01:00HRK 148
Croatia Airlines Economy #OU65820:20 - 21:05HRK 490
Globtour Standard AC 21:00 - 02:35HRK 180
FlixBus Economy 21:00 - 02:35HRK 165
Croatia Airlines Economy #OU65622:05 - 22:50HRK 490

Transportation from Zagreb to Split

How to get from Zagreb to Split

When you want to get from Zagreb to Split, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about HRK 3,313. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as HRK 101.

How far is Zagreb from Split?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Zagreb to Split. Your trip will be a total of 242 miles (389 km). The flying distance is 159 miles (255 km).

How long does it take to get from Zagreb to Split?

The travel time from Zagreb to Split can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 1 to 24 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Zagreb to Split?

The cost of the trip from Zagreb to Split varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is FlixBus: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as HRK 101 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as HRK 3,313.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Zagreb to Split:

  • Bus tickets - HRK 102 to HRK 179;
  • Plane tickets - HRK 487 to HRK 3,310;
  • Train tickets - HRK 128 to HRK 128;

How many trips per day are there between Zagreb and Split?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Zagreb to Split depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 02:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 23:55. There are 1 available bus trips every day.
  • Trains always run on a set schedule - there are 1 trains per day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?


Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Zagreb to Split. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is HRK 487.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Zagreb to Split
Croatia Airlines, Lufthansa


Taking a bus from Zagreb to Split is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.


Things to remember while choosing a train ticket:
Consider everything carefully while choosing the class of your train travel. In most cases, the second class is comfortable enough – it features 2 or 4 berths in each compartment and is often air-conditioned.

If you’re in for a premium experience, consider getting a first class ticket. The price of first class tickets may include Wifi, and a choice of snacks and drinks.

The most popular transport from Zagreb to Split

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Zagreb to Split? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.