HŽ Infrastruktura manages railway lines longer than 2,604 km in the Republic of Croatia. It maintains 542 stations and stops, 1,519 level crossings, 109 tunnels and 542 bridges. HŽ Infrastruktura is responsible for traffic management and operation, for rehabilitation, maintenance and construction of railway infrastructure.
Within the scope of Croatian railway network modernization, HŽ Infrastruktura emphasizes projects, for which co-financing has been foreseen largely from EU funds, i.e. those projects for which HŽ Infrastruktura has already secured European funding, as well as all other projects that can be realized by co-financing from EU funds.
The development objective of the Sustainable Croatian Railways in Europe Project for Croatia is to improve the operational efficiency and the financial sustainability of the public railway sector in Croatia.The objective of the loan for HŽ Infrastruktura is to support HŽ Infrastruktura in restructuring and to enable investments which will improve the system efficiency.

WORKS ON THE NETWORK

Please see the map for currently ongoing works and their effect on railway traffic

PLAVNO – KNIN

Due to works, the railway line Oštarije – Knin – Split will be closed to traffic between stations Plavno and Knin, from March 6–31, except on Saturdays and Sundays, 7:00 am – 3:00 pm. During this time, passengers will be transported by buses instead of train on the route Knin – Gračac and back:

  • 520 Split 8:22 am – Knin 10:01 am – Gračac 11:06 am – Zagreb GK 2:30 pm
  • 521 Zagreb GK 7:35 am – Gračac 11:03 am – Knin 12:05 pm – Split 1:37 pm.

Due to works, the railway line Oštarije – Knin – Split will be closed to traffic between stations Plavno and Knin, from April 3–28, except on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays, and April 7 and 14, 7:00 am – 3:00 pm. During this time, passengers will be transported by buses instead of train on the route Knin – Lovinac and back:

  • 520 Split 8:17 am – Knin 9:57 am – Lovinac 11:13 am – Zagreb GK 2:30 pm
  • 521 Zagreb GK 7:35 am – Lovinac 11:18 am – Knin 12:21 pm – Split 1:54 pm.

LUPOGLAV - BORUT

Due to works, the railway line State border – Buzet – Pula will be closed to traffic between stations Lupoglav and Borut, from March 1-31 and April 3-28, except on Saturday, Sunday, holidays and on April 27, 7:50 am – 2:40 pm. During this period, passangers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the route Borut – Buzet and back:

  • 4702 Pula 6:50 am – Borut 8:12 am – Buzet 8:46 am (except on April 13-21)
  • 4704 Pula 9:13 am – Borut 10:33 am – Buzet 11:07 am
  • 4707 Buzet 11:17 am – Borut 11:52 am – Pula 1:11 pm
  • 4709 Buzet 1:00 pm – Borut 1:36 pm – Pula 3:08 pm (except on April 13-21).

BOTOVO - GYEKENYES

Due to works, the railway line State border – Botovo – Dugo Selo will be closed to traffic between stations Botovo and Gyekenyes, on April 1, from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, and on April 2, from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. During this period, passangers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the routes Koprivnica – Csurgo and Csurgo – Koprivnica -–Zagreb GK:

  • 201 Zagreb GK 3:36 pm – Koprivnica 4:55 pm – Csurgo 5:56 pm – Budapest Keleti 10:14 pm
  • 205 Rijeka 5:35 am – Koprivnica 11:21 am – Csurgo 12:23 pm – Budapest Keleti 4:14 pm
  • 200 Budapest Keleti 5:45 am – Csurgo 9:34 am – Koprivnica 10:30 am – Zagreb GK 12:00 pm – Rijeka 3:41 pm
  • 204 Budapest Keleti 2:45 pm – Csurgo 6:37 pm – Koprivnica 7:49 pm – Zagreb GK 8:59 pm (only on April 1).

Remark:

The passengers who start their journey on the international trains no. 200 (Budapest Keleti – Rijeka) and 204 (Budapest Keleti – Zagreb GK) in Koprivnica are transported by trains that run according to the timetable.

VRBOVEC – KRIŽEVCI

Due to works, the railway line State border – Botovo – Dugo Selo will be closed to traffic between Vrbovec and Križevci stations, from March 6 until April 1, except on Sundays and March 23–24, from 7:45 am until 2:45 pm. During this time, passengers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the route Vrbovec – Križevci and back. On March 23 and 24 passengers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the route Dugo Selo – Križevci and back. Please check the timetable here.

Remarks:

Train No. 2208 (Koprivnica – Zagreb GK) departs from Koprivnica in accordance with the timetable, and departs from Križevci when the railway line opens to traffic.

At Dugo Selo station train no. 743 (Zagreb GK – Vinkovci) waits for the arrival of train no. 981.

On Saturdays, train no. 985 (Zagreb GK – Kloštar) will not operate on the route Zagreb GK – Vrbovec. Due to this, train no. 981 (Zagreb GK – Osijek) will operate on this Zagreb GK – Vrbovec route according to the timetable of the train no. 985 and will depart from the Zagreb Main Station at 1:12 pm.

On March 23 and 24 trains No. 984 (Virovitica – Zagreb GK) and 986 (Virovitica – Zagreb GK) will not operate on the route Dugo Selo – Zagreb GK.


Due to works, the railway line State border – Botovo – Dugo Selo will be closed to traffic between Vrbovec and Križevci stations, from April 3–22, except on April 9 and from April 14–17, from 7:45 am until 2:45 pm. During this time, passengers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the route: Dugo Selo – Križevci and back. Please check the timetable here.

Remark:

Trains No. 984 (Virovitica – Zagreb GK) and 986 (Virovitica – Zagreb GK) will not operate on the route Dugo Selo – Zagreb GK.

JURDANI - RIJEKA

Due to works, the railway line Rijeka – Šapjane – State border will be closed to traffic between stations Jurdani and Rijeka, from March 28 at 10:30 pm until March 29 at 1:30 pm, from March 29 at 10.30 pm until March 30 at 1:30 pm and from March 30 at 10:30 pm until March 31 at 1:30 pm. During this period, passangers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the route Rijeka – Ilirska Bistrica and back:

  • 482 Rijeka 11:55 am – Ilirska Bistrica 1:23 pm – Ljubljana 2:50 pm
  • 481 Ljubljana 6:35 am – Ilirska Bistrica 8:14 am – Rijeka 9:25 am.

Due to works, the Rijeka – Šapjane – State border line will be closed to traffic between Jurdani and Rijeka stations, April 3–7, April 20–21, and April 24–28, from 7:30 am until 1:30 pm. During this period, passangers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the route Rijeka – Ilirska Bistrica and back:

  • 482 Rijeka 11:55 am – Ilirska Bistrica 1:23 pm – Ljubljana 2:50 pm
  • 481 Ljubljana 6:35 am – Ilirska Bistrica 8:14 am – Rijeka 9:25 am.

SUŠAK-PEĆINE – RIJEKA

Due to works, the railway line Zagreb GK – Rijeka will be closed to traffic between stations Sušak-Pećine and Rijeka, from March 27-31 and April 3-28, 7:40 am – 1:30 pm, except on Saturday, Sunday and holidays. During this period, passangers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the route Škrljevo – Rijeka and back:

  • 4602 Ogulin 6:05 am – Škrljevo 8:19 am – Rijeka 8:34 am
  • 4000 Zagreb GK 8:12 am – Škrljevo 12:18 pm – Rijeka 12:33 pm
  • 4603 Rijeka 12:00 pm – Škrljevo 12:19 pm – Ogulin 2:29 pm
  • 4001 Rijeka 1:23 pm – Škrljevo 1:39 pm – Zagreb GK 6:25 pm.

NOVSKA – BANOVA JARUGA

Duge to works, the Dugo Selo – Novska line will be closed to traffic between Novska and Banova Jaruga stations on April 1, 2, 8 and 9, 5:30 am – 1:30 pm. During this time, passengers will be transported by buses instead of train on the routes Novska – Banova Jaruga and back, and Novska – Zagreb GK and back. Please check the timetable ovdje.

Remarks:

Trains No. 210 (Vinkovci – Villach), 744 (Vinkovci – Zagreb GK) and 415 (Zürich – Beograd) will operate on an auxiliary route Novska – Sisak – Velika Gorica – Zagreb Klara – Zagreb GK.

Passengers of train No. 210 (Vinkovci – Villach), with the following destination stations: Banova Jaruga, Kutina, Ivanić-Grad and Dugo Selo, will be transported by buses on the route Novska – Zagreb GK.

Passengers of train No. 744 (Vinkovci – Zagreb GK), with the following destination stations: Banova Jaruga, Kutina, Ivanić-Grad and Dugo Selo, will be transported by buses on the route Novska – Banova Jaruga, and continue further by train No. 2012 to Zagreb (Tovarnik 6.08 – Banova Jaruga 9.46 – Zagreb GK 11.33).

NOVA KAPELA-BATRINA - PLETERNICA

Due to works, the railway line Nova Kapela-Batrina – Našice will be closed to traffic between stations Nova Kapela-Batrina and Pleternica, on April 3, from 6:15 am to 1:30 pm. During this period, passangers will be transported by buses instead of trains on the route Nova Kapela-Batrina – Pleternica and back:

  • 6605 Nova Kapela-Batrina 6:56 am – Pleternica 7:21 am – Velika 7:54 am
  • 6607 Nova Kapela-Batrina 9:00 am – Pleternica 9:33 am – Požega 9:49 am
  • 6619 Nova Kapela-Batrina 10:01 am – Pleternica 10:24 am
  • 6609 Nova Kapela-Batrina 12:14 pm – Pleternica 12:39 pm – Velika 1:32 pm
  • 6600 Velika 5:46 am – Pleternica 6:19 am – Nova Kapela-Batrina 6:42 am
  • 6602 Velika 7:12 am – Pleternica 7:50 am – Nova Kapela-Batrina 8:12 am
  • 6604 Velika 8:56 am – Pleternica 9:29 am – Nova Kapela-Batrina 9:52 am
  • 6618 Pleternica 11:27 am – Nova Kapela-Batrina 11:50 am.

NOVA GRADIŠKA - OKUČANI

Due to works on the Novska – Tovarnik – State border line between stations Nova Gradiška and Okučani, on March 30, from 8:40 am to 2:25 pm, traffic will flow on one track and smaller delays are expected.