There are 8 ways to get from Basel to Dubrovnik by plane, train, car ferry, bus 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 from Basel  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Dubrovnik (DBV) BSL - DBV

$105 - $341

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Bus Arriva d.o.o.  •  24 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel to Split
  2. Take the bus from Split to Dubrovnik

$81 - $111

6 alternative options

Train to Zurich, fly  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Dubrovnik (DBV) ZRH - DBV

$170 - $435

Train, car ferry  •  22 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Bari Centrale Fb / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Bari to Dubrovnik

$241 - $350

Bus Eurolines DE  •  24 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel, Basel central station to Munich, Munich central bus station 206
  2. Take the bus from Munich ZOB to Dubrovnik

$97 - $146

Train, bus  •  28 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 36 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Zagreb Glavni Kolod. En
  3. Take the train from Zagreb to Split
  4. Take the bus from Split to Metkovic
  5. Take the bus from Metkovic to Dubrovnik

$173 - $286

Bus Globtour  •  29 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel Station Sbb to Capljina Bahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Capljina Bahnhof to Dubrovnik Zob

$120 - $171

Drive  •  14 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Dubrovnik 896.5 miles

$180 - $270

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel station to Dubrovnik. However, there are services departing from Basel, Basel central station and arriving at Dubrovnik via Munich ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 h 4 min.

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The distance between Basel and Dubrovnik is 988 km. The road distance is 1434.5 km.

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The best way to get from Basel to Dubrovnik without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 22 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 50 min to get from Basel to Dubrovnik, including transfers.

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Basel to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Globtour, arrive at Basel Station Sbb.

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The best way to get from Basel to Dubrovnik is to fly which takes 4 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 24 h 4 min.

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Dubrovnik Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Basel to Dubrovnik bus services, operated by Globtour, arrive at Dubrovnik Zob station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Basel to Dubrovnik is 1434 km. It takes approximately 14 h 56 min to drive from Basel to Dubrovnik.

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easyJet, Lufthansa and Croatia Airlines offer flights from Basel Airport to Dubrovnik Airport.

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Map of how to get from Basel to Dubrovnik.
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  • Distance: 617.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Dubrovnik, Croatia?

easyJet, Lufthansa and Croatia Airlines fly from Basel to Dubrovnik once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Dubrovnik via Munich, Munich central bus station and Munich ZOB in around 24 h 4 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Zagreb
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$65 - $410
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zurich to Dubrovnik via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Zagreb Glavni Kolod.
Ave. Duration
14 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $160
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Milano Centrale to Bari Centrale
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
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 Basel, Basel central station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Munich ZOB to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
17 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eurolines.de
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Basel to Split
Ave. Duration
19 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
ap.hr
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Bus from Metkovic to Dubrovnik
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Promet Makarska
Globtour
Website
globtour.com
Bus from Basel Station Sbb to Capljina Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
globtour.com
Bus from Capljina Bahnhof to Dubrovnik Zob
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
globtour.com
Ferry operators

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