Transportation to and from Zadar Airport
What is the distance from Zadar Airport to the centre of Zadar?
The airport is 13 kilometres / 8.1 miles from the centre of Zadar. By road, the city centre can be reached in 20 minutes.
From ZAD Airport to Zadar City centre by Car
Bus to Zadar
When you leave the Arrivals hall of the terminal you will see a bus station on your right. Several times a day you can take the bus of Liburnija Zadar from the airport to the Old Town and vice versa. The shuttle buses run from Zadar Airport via the main bus station (Autobusni kolodvor Zadar) to the bus station in the Old Town of Zadar. This bus stop is at the street ‘Liburnska obala’ (Zadar Airport Bus Shuttle) within walking distance of hotels and the port of Zadar, known as City Port.
Tickets and timetable
The bus takes about 30 minutes to reach the city centre. The price of a bus ticket is 25 HRK (€ 3.35) per journey, luggage is included. The bus timetable changes several times a year, so it is advisable to consult the schedule shortly before departure through the Zadar Airport website. You can also find a seasonal timetable in the Arrivals hall and Departures hall. The new cruise terminal Gaženica Port is located 3 kilometres south-east of the centre of Zadar. Please consult website Liburnija Zadar for more information.
There is no carsharing service available at the airport. If you are planning to rent a car in Zadar, take a look at our car rental tips and see the full list of all car rental companies at Zadar Airport!
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