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Buses from Zadar to Punat

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Zadar - Punat Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Zadar to Punat. Traveling by bus from Zadar to Punat usually takes around 6 hours and 54 minutes, but the fastest Autotrans by Arriva bus can make the trip in 6 hours and 48 minutes.

Distance69 mi (111 km)
Shortest duration6h 48m
Cheapest price$52.25
Most frequent serviceAutotrans by Arriva
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What bus companies travel from Zadar to Punat?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Zadar to Punat. Autotrans by Arriva is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Autotrans by Arriva26h 54m$52.25
  • Autotrans by Arriva

    Autotrans by Arriva

    Book Autotrans by Arriva from Zadar to Punat from $52. There are 2 Autotrans by Arriva schedules from Zadar to Punat and you can expect on average to pay for a Autotrans by Arriva ticket to Punat. In Zadar, Autotrans by Arriva departs to Punat from Bus Station and no other station. In Punat, Autotrans by Arriva arrives at Ulica po Topol 2 and no other station.

    An average trip on Autotrans by Arriva from Zadar to Punat takes 6 hours and 54 minutes , while the fastest available Autotrans by Arriva trip will get you to Punat in 6 hours and 48 minutes .

    On weekends, Autotrans by Arriva offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Punat.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Zadar to Punat during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride from Zadar to Punat?

The bus takes an average of 6 hours and 54 minutes to cover the 111 kilometers from Zadar to Punat. However, the fastest bus only takes 6 hours and 48 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

Thursday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Thursday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Punat, book your ticket for the last day of the week.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Zadar?

The first bus leaves at 12:00pm and the last bus leaves at 12:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Zadar to Punat, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus schedules are there most days?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Zadar to Punat. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.

City Information


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Zadar is the oldest continually-inhabited city in Croatia. Located on the Adriatic Sea in the northwestern area of the Ravni Kotari region, Zadar will delight you with its plethora of Roman ruins, white sand beaches, and exciting museums.

For a taste of Zadar's history, visit the church of St. Donatus to view one of the most noteworthy examples of Byzantine architecture. Zadar Cathedral is another must, and you can even climb the bell tower for stunning views across the city.

Zadar is also home to several exciting art installations that celebrate the city's natural setting. The Sea Organ, built in 2005, is one of the must-see attractions in the city; the sea's waves generate music through a series of underwater tubes. Greeting to the Sun is another major installation, where 300 multi-layered glass plates and solar panels light up as the sun sets, depicting the solar system in the form of a circle.

Zadar Airport connects the city to many international destinations, with frequent flights daily. For travel by road, choose one of the many bus carriers with service from various destinations around Europe, including Autotrans and FlixBus, among others.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Zadar?

Main departure station: Bus Station

Most buses depart from the main station in Zadar.

All bus stations in Zadar:

  • Bus Station

Where does the bus arrive in Punat?

Main arrival station: Ulica po Topol 2

All buses from Zadar arrive at one main station in Punat.

Bus stations in Punat:

  • Ulica po Topol 2

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