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There are 8 ways to get from Dubrovnik to Venice by plane, shuttle, bus, car ferry, train, ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Venice  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Venice (VCE) DBV - VCE

$98 - $441

Cheapest option

Bus Autoherc  •  17 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Ljubljana
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice 907 / ...

$52 - $77

6 alternative options

Fly to Zagreb, shuttle  •  8 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Zagreb (ZAG) DBV - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Venezia Mestre

$108 - $856

Car ferry, train  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Bologna C.Le Fb / ...
  3. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia Rv / ...

$140 - $199

Bus, train  •  20 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Split
  2. Take the train from Split to Zagreb
  3. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Rj

$75 - $134

Ferry, car ferry, train  •  21 h 12 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dubrovnik to Split
  2. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  3. Take the train from Ancona to Venezia S.Lucia Fb

$93 - $137

Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  22 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Pula
  2. Take the bus from Pula to Venice

$58 - $74

Drive  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Venice 523.5 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Venice is to bus which costs 370 kn - 480 kn and takes 22 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to Venice is to fly which costs 600 kn - 2.900 kn and takes 4 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dubrovnik to Venice. However, there are services departing from Dubrovnik and arriving at Venice, Venice via Ljubljana. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 51 min.

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The distance between Dubrovnik and Venice is 555 km. The road distance is 837.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Venice without a car is to bus which takes 17 h 51 min and costs 330 kn - 500 kn.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Dubrovnik to Venice, including transfers.

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Dubrovnik to Venice bus services, operated by Autoherc, depart from Dubrovnik station.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Venice is to fly which takes 4 h 26 min and costs 600 kn - 2.900 kn. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 330 kn - 500 kn and takes 17 h 51 min.

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The quickest flight from Dubrovnik Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Dubrovnik to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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Map of how to get from Dubrovnik to Venice.
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  • Distance: 346.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 26 min

What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and Venice, Italy?

easyJet, Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines fly from Dubrovnik to Venice 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dubrovnik to Venice via Ljubljana in around 17 h 51 min.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$35 - $170
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bari Centrale to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Ancona to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
hzpp.hr
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2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
hzpp.hr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Bus operators
Autoherc
Website
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
12 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
autoherc.getbybus.com
Book at
autoherc.getbybus.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Pula
Ave. Duration
15 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Brusutti
Phone
+39 041 5415488
Email
info@brusutti.com
Website
brusutti.com
Bus from Pula to Venice
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
brusutti.com
Ferry operators
Jadrolinija
Rome2rio's guide to Jadrolinija
Contact Details
Phone
+385 51 666 111
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$17 - $23
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
jadrolinija.hr
Passenger
$21 - $27
SNAV
Phone
+39 081 428 5555
Email
booking@snav.it
Website
snav.it
Car ferry from Split to Ancona
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Book at
www.snav.it
Passenger
$46
Vehicle
$69

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Yes, the driving distance between Dubrovnik to Venice is 838 km. It takes approximately 9 h 10 min to drive from Dubrovnik to Venice.

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easyJet, Croatia Airlines and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 4069+ hotels available in Venice. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Dubrovnik Airport is to shuttle which takes 29 min and costs 45 kn.

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