Plitvice Lakes are among the most popular destinations among visitors of Croatia. If you are staying in Split and would like to visit this attractive national park you have a several options of doing this.
Visitors can choose from taking a bus ride, book an organised tour or hire a car and drive. In the text below you will find our more details about each option.
The only public transport from Split to Plitvice is a bus. If you are visiting between June and September, buses are more frequent than during the rest of the year.
The journey takes between 3 hours and 30 minutes and 5 hours 50 minutes depending on the route the bus takes. The ticket price is between 15 and 23 Euros one-way, depending on the bus company.
To check the latest bus schedules, bus fares and book tickets online visit BOOKAWAY web-site.
If you want to truly enjoy book one of many organised day tours from Split to Plitvice Lakes. These tours departs throughout the day. You will have around 5 hours to explore Plitvice Lakes.
If you are driving in Croatia, you might consider driving to Plitvice Lakes. In this case, you have two options:
If you have plenty of time, take an old route - it's more enjoyable and leads through the countryside and gives you opportunity to see the area. Otherwise, you should take the motorway route.
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