How to get to and from Zagreb Airport Franjo Tuđman?

You’ve been travelling for hours and when you arrive in Zagreb, you really don’t want to spend your time trying to figure out where to next. We know the feeling and we are here to help!


There is no train to the airport, but you can get to and from it with bus shuttle transfer, regular bus lines, taxi or Uber.

Zagreb Airport Check-In and Connecting times. When should you be at the airport?

  • For domestic flights check in (flights within Croatia) you must arrive at the airport at least 90 minutes before your flight.
  • For international flights, you must arrive at least 120 minutes before your flight.

Minimum connecting time at Zagreb Airport is 40 minutes.

Airport shuttle to and from Zagreb Airport – Zagreb Bus Station

Shuttle service “Pleso prijevoz” is operating between the Airport and the Zagreb Bus Station. The service is organized so that it follows airport arrivals and departures. The shuttle takes about 40 minutes.

For shuttle transfer service please check Zagreb Shuttle Timetable.

One way ticket costs 30 HRK.

Bus transfer to and from Zagreb Airport – Rijeka

Pleso prijevoz also services regular bus transfers to and from Rijeka to Zagreb Airport.

  • From Rijeka Jelačić Square shuttle departs every morning at 5 AM from Jelačić Square in Rijeka.
  • From the Airport shuttle departs every day at 3:30 PM.

The trip takes 2 hours and 15 minutes.

One way ticket costs 150 HRK.

Return ticket costs 250 HRK.

Shuttle transfer tickets can be purchased with the driver or online on Pleso Prijevoz webpage.

We recommend purchasing Rijeka – Zagreb Airport tickets in advance, no later than 24 hours prior to travel!

Regular Bus Line 290 to and from Zagreb Airport – Zagreb Kvaternik Square

New bus line 290 was introduced in March 2017. Bus departs every 35 minutes from Kvaternik Square and it runs 19 kilometres long route and stops at 16 stations before the airport.

The first departure on weekdays and Saturdays from Kvaternik Square is at 4:20 AM. On Sundays at 5:20 AM, while the last departure from Velika Gorica is every day at 12:15 AM.

The trip takes about a 1 hour and 15 minutes. Tickets can be purchased with the driver.

You can check ZET Line 290 Timetable for more information.

One way ticket costs 10 HRK.

You can also purchase a ZagrebCard and get free public transport. You can buy it online or at the Zagreb Information Centre at the airport.

Taxi to and from Zagreb Airport

Taxis are available at the Passenger Terminal. Cost varies from 100 to 300 HRK per way.

You can call or download their apps:

Uber to and from Zagreb Airport

Uber offers a flat rate for the Airport depending on the type of service and what part of the city you are departing or going to. South part and North part of the city is referring to south or North from Sava River. New Zagreb is in the south and Zagreb centre is in the north.

uberX one way

  • South part or New Zagreb of the City costs 70 HRK.
  • North part or Zagreb centre of the City costs 90 HRK.

Go to UBER Zagreb, Get UBER or download app [Apple], [Google], [Microsoft]

Zagreb Airport Private Transfers

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Zagreb Airport Parking, Pick Up and Drop Off

  • Up to 10 min – free
  • Buses up to 30 min – free

Pick Up Public Car Park

  • Up to 1 hr – 27 HRK
  • Up to 24 hr – 150 HRK

Drop Off, Arrival Pick-up & Premium Parking

  • Up to 29 min – 27 HRK
  • Up to 59 min – 54 HRK

Maximum parking for drop off is 59 minutes. Stay longer and you will get a fine of 150 HRK and you risk the Police removing your car.



Rudolfa Fizira 1
10150, Zagreb


Phone outside Croatia

+385 1 4562 170

Phone in Croatia

0800 1234

Lost and Found

+385 1 4562 229

Opening hours

Airport is open 24/7


90 min – domestic flights
120 min – international flight

No baggage storage


Up to 10 min – free
Buses up to 30 min – free

Pick Up

Up to 1 hr – 27 HRK
Up to 24 hr – 150 HRK

Drop Off

Up to 29 min – 27 HRK
Up to 59 min – 54 HRK

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