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There are 6 ways to get from Bucharest to Dubrovnik by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Dubrovnik  •  7h 36m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Dubrovnik (DBV) OTP - DBV

$108 - $219

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Beograd  •  21h 20m

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Drobeta Turnu Severin Ir
  2. Take the bus from Kladovo to Belgrade
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Zvornik
  4. Take the bus from Zvornik to Trebinje

$53 - $75

4 alternative options

Fly to Tivat, bus  •  9h 31m

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Tivat (TIV) OTP - TIV
  2. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik

$162 - $357

Bus  •  24h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
  3. Take the bus from Kumanovo to Herceg Novi
  4. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik

$66 - $98

Train, bus  •  30h 10m

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Skopje
  3. Take the bus from Skopje to Dubrovnik

$57 - $86

Drive  •  14h 5m

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Dubrovnik 607.4 miles

$110 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Bucharest to Dubrovnik is to train and bus which costs $50 - $75 and takes 21h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Bucharest to Dubrovnik is to fly which costs $100 - $220 and takes 7h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bucharest to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Bucharest and arriving at Dubrovnik via Sofia, Kumanovo and Herceg Novi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24h 54m.

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The distance between Bucharest and Dubrovnik is 675 km. The road distance is 971.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Dubrovnik without a car is to bus which takes 24h 54m and costs $65 - $100.

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It takes approximately 7h 36m to get from Bucharest to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Makedonija Soobrakaj AD, depart from Bucharest station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Dubrovnik is to fly which takes 7h 36m and costs $100 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $65 - $100 and takes 24h 54m.

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There is no direct flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Dubrovnik Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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Bucharest to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Royal Travel Cetinje, arrive at Dubrovnik station.

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Map of how to get from Bucharest to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 422.1 miles
  • Duration: 7h 36m

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Austrian Airlines, Turkish Airlines and 13 other airlines fly from Bucharest to Dubrovnik every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bucharest to Dubrovnik via Sofia, Kumanovo, and Herceg Novi in around 24h 54m.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Istanbul Ataturk, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Vienna, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Istanbul Ataturk, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Vienna, Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Vienna, Zagreb
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Brussels
Ave. Duration
7h 37m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $400
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,500
Train operators
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Drobeta Turnu Severin
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sofia
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Bus operators
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
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Arriva Srbija
Phone
012 538400
Email
predstavnistvo.bas@arriva.rs
Website
arriva.rs
Bus from Kladovo to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
arriva.rs
Drina Trans
Phone
+387 56 260-077
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Beograd to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Bus from Zvornik to Trebinje
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Bucharest to Sofia
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Kumanovo to Herceg Novi
Ave. Duration
9h 49m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ms.mk
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Kumanovo
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Schedules at
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Skopje
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
matpu.com
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Skopje to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com

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More Questions & Answers

Dubrovnik is 1h behind Bucharest. It is currently 6:57 AM in Bucharest and 5:57 AM in Dubrovnik.

Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Dubrovnik is 972 km. It takes approximately 14h 5m to drive from Bucharest to Dubrovnik.

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Travel Service, Air Serbia, Lufthansa and five other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 3764+ hotels available in Dubrovnik. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44m and costs $1 - $2.

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