About Kopacki Rit
Kopacki Rit is one of the most beautiful nature parks in Croatia, and it's a wetland home to thousands of species. A natural triangle between the rivers Danube and Drava, and the largest internal delta of the Danube. It can be explored by walking marked paths, driving by boat, bike or panoramic train.
The nearest airport to Kopacki Rit Nature Park is one in Osijek, 17 km away but many travelers choose Zagreb Airport as their starting point to Kopacki Rit because of better or cheaper flights.
Private transfer from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit
The best selection for your transportation from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit is Transferyst private transfer service with a fixed price of 2205 kuna (294€) for a vehicle for up to 8 passengers. This is the most comfortable transportation option for big families, groups of people, and all other travelers who are interested only in enjoying and relaxing while traveling to Croatia.
After you arrive at Zagreb Airport and after all border and customs formalities are done, your driver will meet you at arrivals, escort you to the vehicle, and help you with your luggage.
The distance from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit is 294 km and the drive will take less than 3 hours. The route goes from Zagreb Airport through continental Croatia and Eastern Slavonia.
After a few hours of a comfortable ride, you will arrive in Kopacki Rit. Your driver will drop you off at park entrance and your Kopacki Rit adventure can begin.
Route map from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit
Taxi from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit
You can take a taxi when you arrive at Zagreb Airport. Classic taxi drivers are offering to drive you from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit but there are also Uber, Bolt and other taxi apps that are working just fine in Croatia. Taxies are parked in front of the airport arrivals and you shouldn't have a problem with finding your ride. Taxi prices from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit are starting at 1028 kuna (138€) up to 2600 kuna (349€) depending on availability, type of the vehicle and how many passengers are traveling.
The biggest downside of hiring a taxi for your transportation from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit is that you never can be 100 percent sure in pricing and there is always the possibility that taxi driver wants more money for his service. So, you should always agree on a price in front and try not to fall into taxi pricing scams.
Flight from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit
You can take a flight from Zagreb Airport to Osijek Airport at a price starting from 320 kuna (43€) per person. The planes are relatively comfortable, and the journey takes no more than 1 hour. Osijek Airport is 17 km away from Kopacki Rit Nature Park and you will have to find transportation to the park entrance.
Public bus from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit
There is a public bus that runs regularly from Zagreb Bus Station to Osijek Bus Station at a price starting from 130 kuna (18€) per person. If you decide to take the bus, you will need to find transportation from Zagreb Airport to the Zagreb Bus Station on your own. The buses are relatively comfortable, the journey often takes more than 5 hours without stopping, and you will have to find your way from the bus station in Osijek to the park entrance.
Public train from Zagreb Airport to Kopacki Rit
There is also a public train that runs regularly from Zagreb Main Station to Osijek Train Station at a price starting from 140 kuna (19€) per person. If you decide to take the train, you will need to find transportation from Zagreb Airport to the Zagreb Main Station on your own. The train is much less comfortable, the journey often takes more than 7 hours because there is a long waiting time at another train in Krizevci or at some other place, and you will also have to find your way from the train station in Osijek to the park entrance.
Public transportation is a common choice of backpackers, singles, and anyone who has the excess time or travels on a budget.
Places to visit on the way to Kopacki Rit
There are quite a number of interesting places you can make a stop and visit when traveling from Zagreb to Kopacki Rit. Here are some ideas:
State Stud Farm Đakovo