There are 9 ways to get from Barcelona to Dubrovnik by plane, bus, ferry, car ferry, car or train

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Fly to Dubrovnik  •  6h 11m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Dubrovnik (DBV) BCN - DBV

504 kn - 2.101 kn

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Fly to Tivat, bus  •  9h 48m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Tivat (TIV) BCN - TIV
  2. Take the bus from Herceg Novi to Dubrovnik

1.316 kn - 2.639 kn

Fly to Split, ferry  •  10h 55m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Split (SPU) BCN - SPU
  2. Take the ferry from Split to Dubrovnik

701 kn - 2.150 kn

Car ferry, drive  •  39h 6m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  2. Drive from Civitavecchia to Ancona
  3. Take the car ferry from Ancona to Split 53
  4. Drive from Split to Dubrovnik

1.165 kn - 1.716 kn

Train, car ferry  •  30h 54m

  1. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Grenoble Ter
  3. Take the train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Bari Centrale Fr
  5. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

1.526 kn - 2.924 kn

Bus  •  39h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Trieste, Trieste 1922
  2. Take the bus from Trieste to Dubrovnik

867 kn - 1.109 kn

Car ferry, bus, train  •  39h 40m

  1. Take the car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
  2. Take the bus from Civitavecchia Port to Rome Termini Piazza Indipendenza
  3. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale Fa / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

910 kn - 1.771 kn

Bus, Leonetti Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the bus from Barcelona to Roma
  2. Take the Leonetti Bus from Rome - Tiburtina station to Bari
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

1.600 kn - 2.269 kn

Drive  •  20h 33m

  1. Drive from Barcelona to Dubrovnik 2058 km

1.700 kn - 2.600 kn

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The cheapest way to get from Barcelona to Dubrovnik is to fly which costs 65€ - 280€ and takes 6h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Barcelona to Dubrovnik is to fly which costs 65€ - 280€ and takes 6h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barcelona to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord and arriving at Dubrovnik via Trieste. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39h 30m.

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The distance between Barcelona and Dubrovnik is 1321 km. The road distance is 2058 km.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Dubrovnik without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 30h 54m and costs 200€ - 390€.

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It takes approximately 6h 11m to get from Barcelona to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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Barcelona to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord station.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Dubrovnik is to fly which takes 6h 11m and costs 65€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 39h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Dubrovnik Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Barcelona to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, arrive at Dubrovnik station.

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Map of how to get from Barcelona to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 1320.6 km
  • Duration: 6h 11m

What companies run services between Barcelona, Spain and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Vueling Airlines, Croatia Airlines and two other airlines fly from Barcelona to Dubrovnik 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Barcelona to Dubrovnik via Trieste in around 39h 30m.

Airlines
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
500 kn - 2.800 kn
Flights from Barcelona to Dubrovnik via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kn - 2.800 kn
Flights from Barcelona to Split
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
500 kn - 2.500 kn
Flights from Barcelona to Split via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
500 kn - 2.500 kn
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.700 kn - 5.500 kn
Flights from Barcelona to Tivat via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 6.000 kn
Flights from Barcelona to Split via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 4.300 kn
Flights from Barcelona to Split via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 4.300 kn
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
800 kn - 2.500 kn
Flights from Barcelona to Split via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.100 kn - 3.900 kn
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Dubrovnik via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
700 kn - 3.000 kn
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tivat via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
700 kn - 2.900 kn
Flights from Barcelona to Tivat via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
750 kn - 3.000 kn
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tivat via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
900 kn - 2.200 kn
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tivat via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
1.000 kn - 2.000 kn
Montenegro Airlines
Website
montenegroairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Tivat via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 6.000 kn
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Barcelona to Split via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1.200 kn - 5.000 kn
Train operators
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
420 kn - 600 kn
Website
renfe-sncf.com
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90 kn - 220 kn
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
90 kn - 130 kn
Rail 1st Class
150 kn - 220 kn
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Valence TGV Rhône-Alpes Sud to Grenoble
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
230 kn - 420 kn
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Grenoble to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
360 kn - 430 kn
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
370 kn - 430 kn
1st Class
360 kn - 430 kn
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
8h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
500 kn - 1.500 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
500 kn - 700 kn
Base Standard
850 kn - 1.200 kn
Base Premium
1.000 kn - 1.500 kn
Train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
260 kn - 800 kn
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
260 kn - 360 kn
Base Standard
470 kn - 650 kn
Base Premium
550 kn - 800 kn
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
220 kn - 310 kn
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
220 kn - 310 kn
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
32 kn - 37 kn
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Barcelona, Barcelona Nord to Trieste, Trieste
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
500 kn - 650 kn
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Trieste to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
340 kn - 480 kn
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
SitBus Shuttle
Phone
(+39) 06.5916826
Email
sit@sitbus.com
Website
sitbusshuttle.com
Bus from Civitavecchia Port to Rome Termini Piazza Indipendenza
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
65 kn - 80 kn
Website
SitBus Shuttle
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Barcelona to Roma
Ave. Duration
45h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
1.300 kn - 1.800 kn
Website
alsa.com
TTI Leonettibus SRL
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Car ferry from Barcelona to Civitavecchia
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
470 kn - 700 kn
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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Yes, the driving distance between Barcelona to Dubrovnik is 2058 km. It takes approximately 20h 33m to drive from Barcelona to Dubrovnik.

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Croatia Airlines, Lufthansa, Vueling Airlines and Iberia offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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There are 4116+ hotels available in Dubrovnik. Prices start at 750 kn per night.

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The best way to get from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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