There are 4 ways to get from Dubrovnik to Istanbul by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Istanbul Ataturk (IST) DBV - IST

$148 - $378

Cheapest option

Bus Alpar Turizm  •  30 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Podgorica
  2. Take the bus from Podgorica to Istanbul

$75 - $98

2 alternative options

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  27 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Tetovo
  2. Take the bus from Tetovo to Istanbul

$100 - $130

Drive  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Istanbul 794.7 miles

$160 - $240

Questions & Answers

The distance between Dubrovnik and Istanbul is 917 km. The road distance is 1271.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Istanbul without a car is to bus which takes 27 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Dubrovnik to Istanbul, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Istanbul is to fly which takes 4 h 49 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 27 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Dubrovnik Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Istanbul is 2 h ahead of Dubrovnik. It is currently 12:33 AM in Dubrovnik and 1:33 AM in Istanbul.

Yes, the driving distance between Dubrovnik to Istanbul is 1272 km. It takes approximately 15 h 21 min to drive from Dubrovnik to Istanbul.

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Turkish Airlines offers flights from Dubrovnik Airport to Istanbul Ataturk Airport.

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There are 2274+ hotels available in Istanbul. Prices start at $38 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 .

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Map of how to get from Dubrovnik to Istanbul.
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  • Distance: 573.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 49 min

What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and Istanbul, Turkey?

Turkish Airlines flies from Dubrovnik to Istanbul twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dubrovnik to Istanbul via Tetovo, Istanbul, and Otogar in around 27 h 43 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $420
Bus operators
Hafet Tours
Phone
+389 44 371 066
Email
hafet-tours@hotmail.com
Website
hafet.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Tetovo
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
hafet.getbybus.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Tetovo to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Dubrovnik to Podgorica
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
bozur.net
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Podgorica to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
24 h 53 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr

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