The main train station of Zagreb is surely a sight to see. Located within a 10-minute walk from the city center, this building a real head-turner, commanding the attention of everyone who passes by. Built in splendid neo-classical style, the Zagreb Glavni Kolodvor is a beautiful reminder of the days when the city was one of the stops of the world-famous Orient Express. Over the years, the station went through several reconstructions to preserve the iconic look and keep up with the demands of time, so not it's not only a work of art but also one of the most modern train stations in Croatia!
Main Train Station of Zagreb Video Guide
Feel free to check out this short video, containing a few more interesting facts about the station's history, interiors, and nearby area, as well as some beautiful photos of Zagreb Glavni Kolodvor.
Zagreb Glavni Kolodvor Q&A
Can I buy train tickets at Zagreb central station before departure?
Sure, the station houses two different ticket counter: international and local sections. If you are planning an international trip, you can rest assured that the staff speaks excellent English. However, if you are going to travel around Croatia, be prepared that the language barrier might be a problem. So why risk it? On Rail Ninja, you can book your train tickets in a matter of several minutes and up to two years in advance, no need to wait in line.
What facilities can I find at the station?
As mentioned above, the station is very modern and offers everything you might need for a comfortable trip, including a tourist information desk, ATM, currency exchange point, left luggage facilities, and a waiting area. Although there is no cafe on the premises, there are a few food points available where travelers might purchase soft drinks, sandwiches, and some delicious pastries.