If you want to know more about the journey from Rome to Zagreb by train, look no further!
The average journey time from Rome to Zagreb by train is 14 hours 26 minutes, although on the fastest services it can take just 14 hours 2 minutes. You'll usually find 7 trains per day traveling the 517 km between these two destinations. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there are no direct services to Zagreb.
Book train tickets from Rome to Zagreb in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from $65.71. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.
Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.
|Journey time||From 14h 2m|
|Distance||321 miles (517 km)|
|Frequency||7 trains per day|
|Train and bus operators||Flixbus|
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Rome to Zagreb by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Rome and Zagreb is 14 hours and 26 minutes, with around 7 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Rome to Zagreb is 14 hours and 2 minutes.
Train tickets from Rome to Zagreb can start from as little as $65.71 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
No, there are no direct train services from Rome to Zagreb. Travelling from Rome to Zagreb by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Rome to Zagreb leaves at 05:45. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Rome to Zagreb leaves at 20:30. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Rome to Zagreb cover a distance of around 321 miles (517 km) during the journey.