How to get in Zadar by plane

Air traffic, although from a small but modern airport (8 km away from the city centre), connects Zadar to the Croatian cities and several European cities (London-Stansted, Dublin, Berlin, Zürich, Munich, Stockholm, Oslo-Rygge, Brussels-Charleroi, Edinburgh, Frankfurt, Düsseldorf-Weeze, Cologne/Bonn, Stuttgart, Pisa, Bremen, Bari, Bratislava, Hannover and Friedrichshafen). You can access other destinations by changing planes in Zagreb which, as the capital of Croatia, belongs to the international air traffic network.

Zadar airport is located in Zemunik Donji in the near vicinity of the Zagreb-Split highway connection (Zadar 2 exit). It is about 8 km far from the centre of Zadar and it represents a vital connection of northern Dalmatia and Lika to the rest of Croatia and the World. Croatia Airlines - the national airline company, a member of the Star Alliance airlines association, links Croatia by direct flights to a number of European destinations: Amsterdam, Vienna, Brussels, Frankfurt, London, Munich, Paris, Rome, Sarajevo, Skopje, Zurich, Düsseldorf, Copenhagen, Podgorica and Priština, In the high season, the Croatian coast is linked by air with additional destinations in Austria, France, Germany and Great Britain. In cooperation with its partners, Croatia Airlines enables its passengers to reach destinations across the world.

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Departures from the Port of Zadar (bus parking under the city walls) and from the Main Bus Terminal to the Zadar Airport (and vice versa)
Bus line timetable:

One way bus ticket price is 25 kn, baggage transportation included. Bus LIBURNIJA starts from the Port of Zadar (Liburnska obala) and from the Main Bus Terminal (bus stops on the external bus stop - does not enter the station). Buses from the Zadar Airport depart from the front gate of the international arrival terminal.

Public transportation for Croatia Airlines flights - For Croatia Airlines flights, Zadar Airport provides transportation by buses of the public transportation company Liburnija, from the city of Zadar to Zadar Airport and from Zadar Airport to the city of Zadar. The buses from Zadar depart one hour before take off. The bus stop is located on Liburnska obala not far from the Croatia Airlines agency. At Zadar Airport, the bus stop is located next to the main building exit (entrance).

By taxi

On arrival at Zadar Airport a taxi service is at your disposal. The taxies are parked near the bus stop. If you are heading from the city of Zadar to Zadar airport you may call the Taxi service station at Liburnska obala 4b, tel. +385 (0)23 251 400.

(Source: Zadar Tourist Board, Zadar Airport)

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