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

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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Car ferry, train  •  20 h 56 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari
  2. Take the train from Bari Centrale to Roma Termini Fa / ...
  3. Take the train from Roma Tiburtina to La Spezia Centrale Fa

$121 - $181

Cheapest option

Car ferry to Bari, fly to Pisa, train  •  15 h 59 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dubrovnik to Bari
  2. Fly from Bari (BRI) to Pisa (PSA) BRI - PSA
  3. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$54 - $215

6 alternative options

Bus, shuttle  •  24 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Rijeka
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Rijeka to Bologna
  3. Take the bus from Bologna to La Spezia

$93 - $716

Bus  •  25 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Ljubljana
  2. Take the bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice Mestre 907 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to La Spezia 505

$73 - $118

Ferry, car ferry, train  •  27 h 10 min

  1. Take the ferry from Dubrovnik to Split
  2. Take the car ferry from Split to Ancona 53
  3. Take the train from Senigallia to Firenze Rifredi Reg
  4. Take the train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C. Reg

$85 - $145

Drive  •  12 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre 759.3 miles

$180 - $270

Fly Dubrovnik to Pisa, train  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Pisa (PSA) DBV - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale

$163 - $494

Fly Dubrovnik to Genoa, train  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Genoa (GOA) DBV - GOA
  2. Take the train from Genova Brignole to Monterosso

$174 - $926

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre is to bus which costs 470 kn - 800 kn and takes 25 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre is to fly and train which costs 1.000 kn - 3.200 kn and takes 9 h 7 min.

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The distance between Dubrovnik and Cinque Terre is 696 km. The road distance is 1214.9 km.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 20 h 56 min and costs 750 kn - 1.200 kn.

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It takes approximately 20 h 56 min to get from Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dubrovnik Airport to Pisa Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre is 1215 km. It takes approximately 12 h 58 min to drive from Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre.

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Croatia Airlines, Volotea, Thomson Airways and six other airlines offer flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 2927+ hotels available in Cinque Terre. Prices start at $63 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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Map of how to get from Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre.
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  • Distance: 435.2 miles
  • Duration: 20 h 56 min

What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and Cinque Terre, Italy?

You can take a bus from Dubrovnik to Cinque Terre via Ljubljana, Venice, Venice Mestre, La Spezia - Instituto Cardarelli, La Spezia - Stazione FS, and La Spezia Centrale in around 25 h 14 min.

Airlines
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 42 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $300
Flights from Dubrovnik to Genoa via Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Bari to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Pisa via Bari
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$28 - $180
Flights from Dubrovnik to Pisa via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Dubrovnik to Genoa via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $500
Flights from Bari to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$28 - $270
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Pisa via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Dubrovnik to Genoa via Belgrade, Rome
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Bari to Pisa via Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Pisa via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Dubrovnik to Pisa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $390
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Pisa via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Dubrovnik to Genoa via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Pisa via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Genoa via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Genoa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
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 Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Tiburtina to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
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 Senigallia to Firenze Rifredi
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Firenze Rifredi to La Spezia C.
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Pisa Centrale to La Spezia Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $13
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $13
Train from Genova Brignole to Monterosso
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $12
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$10 - $12
Bus operators
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Rijeka
Ave. Duration
12 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16
Website
Marino Autolinee
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bologna to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Ouibus
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
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ljubljana to Venice, Venice Mestre
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Venice, Venice Mestre to La Spezia
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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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