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There are 7 ways to get from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  9h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Trebinje to Zvornik
  2. Take the bus from Zvornik to Ruma

RSD 3413 - RSD 6525

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Bus, train  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Trebinje to Zvornik
  2. Take the train from Mali Zvornik to Ruma 920

RSD 2483 - RSD 5325

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Bus via Sarajevo  •  16h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo
  2. Take the bus from Sarajevo to Lešnica
  3. Take the bus from Lešnica to Novi Sad

RSD 3069 - RSD 5753

Bus #2  •  16h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik Central Bus Station to Tivat Central Bus Station Dubrovnik - Kotor
  2. Take the bus from Tivat AS to Novi Sad

Drive  •  7h 33m

  1. Drive from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad 533.4 km

RSD 6000 - RSD 9500

Bus to Tivat, fly, bus  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik Central Bus Station to Tivat Central Bus Station
  2. Fly from Tivat (TIV) to Belgrade (BEG) TIV - BEG
  3. Take the bus from Beograd to Novi Sad

RSD 8179 - RSD 18423

Fly from Dubrovnik, bus  •  5h 10m

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Belgrade (BEG) DBV - BEG
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Novi Sad

RSD 11653 - RSD 33253

Croatia → Serbia
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International entry into Serbia from Croatia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Croatia
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Conditions of entry into Serbia from Croatia

  • No quarantine required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
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  • No quarantine required
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Serbia from Croatia.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Novi Sad is 00381(64) 8945235.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Novi Sad is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Novi Sad is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 00381(64) 8945235.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Croatia from Serbia.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad is to bus and train which costs 160 kn - 350 kn and takes 10h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad is to fly and bus which costs 750 kn - 2.200 kn and takes 5h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad. However, there are services departing from Dubrovnik - Pile and arriving at Novi Sad via Dubrovnik, Sarajevo and Lešnica. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 19m.

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The distance between Dubrovnik and Novi Sad is 322 km. The road distance is 533.4 km.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad without a car is to bus via Sarajevo which takes 16h 19m and costs 190 kn - 380 kn.

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It takes approximately 9h 42m to get from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad, including transfers.

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Dubrovnik to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Croatia Bus International, depart from Dubrovnik station.

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The quickest flight from Tivat Airport to Belgrade Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Dubrovnik to Novi Sad bus services, operated by Raketa AB, arrive at Novi Sad station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dubrovnik to Novi Sad is 533 km. It takes approximately 7h 33m to drive from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad.

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  • Distance: 321.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 42m

What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and Novi Sad, Serbia?

You can take a bus from Dubrovnik to Novi Sad via Trebinje, Zvornik, and Ruma in around 9h 42m.

Airlines
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Tivat to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 6500 - RSD 19000
Flights from Dubrovnik to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
RSD 8500 - RSD 29000
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Tivat to Belgrade
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
RSD 7500 - RSD 17000
Train operators
Bus operators
Drina Trans
Phone
+387 56 260-077
Website
drinatrans.com
Bus from Trebinje to Zvornik
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 1600 - RSD 2200
Schedules at
drinatrans.com
BS Tours
Phone
011 761-4693
Email
bstours@verat.net
Website
bstours.rs
Bus from Zvornik to Ruma
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
RSD 1300 - RSD 1900
Schedules at
bstours.rs
Croatia Bus International
Phone
+385 1 6113 073
Email
info@croatiabus.hr
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 2400 - RSD 3500
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Autotrans d.d.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik Central Bus Station to Sarajevo Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 2400 - RSD 3400
Website
Autotrans d.d.
Centrotrans Eurolines
Phone
+387 33 770 800
Email
info@centrotrans.com
Website
centrotrans.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
RSD 1600 - RSD 2700
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Bus from Sarajevo to Lešnica
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 1200 - RSD 2300
Schedules at
centrotrans.com
Lasta
Website
lasta.rs
Bus from Sarajevo to Lešnica
Ave. Duration
4h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 850 - RSD 2300
Website
Lasta
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
RSD 470 - RSD 600
Website
Lasta
Raketa AB
Website
raketa-ab.com
Bus from Lešnica to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
RSD 460 - RSD 510
Schedules at
raketa-ab.com
Lastra d.o.o. - Lazarevac
Phone
8122-867
Website
lastra.co.rs
Bus from Lešnica to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 480 - RSD 530
Schedules at
lastra.rs
Sirmium Bus d.o.o.
Phone
+381 22 631 379
Email
info@sirmiumbus.rs
Website
sirmiumbus.rs
Bus from Lešnica to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
sirmiumbus.rs
Blue Line
Phone
+382 31 33 51 00
Website
blueline-mne.com
Bus from Dubrovnik Central Bus Station to Tivat Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 480 - RSD 520
Website
Blue Line
DUGA d.o.o.
Phone
(+381) 015/273-840
Email
dugadoo@gromnet.net
Website
duga.rs
Bus from Tivat AS to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
duga.rs
Severtrans
Phone
(025) 424-577
Email
office@severtrans.rs
Website
severtrans.rs
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
RSD 550 - RSD 850
Schedules at
severtrans.rs
Jugoprevoz Kruševac AD
Phone
+381 37 421 555
Email
adjugoprevozks@gmail.com
Website
jugoprevozks.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
jugoprevozks.rs
Stup Vrsac
Website
redvoznje.stup.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 470 - RSD 650
Schedules at
stup.rs
Autoprevoz Janjušević
Phone
+381 (0) 33 455662
Email
janjusevicvinko@gmail.com
Website
janjusevic.com
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 500 - RSD 650
Schedules at
janjusevic.com
Regular ticket
RSD 500 - RSD 650
Simplon Leskovac
Phone
+38162 8777 888
Email
simplonleskovac@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
facebook.com
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
Kanis
Phone
381 18 517 272
Email
office@kanis.rs
Website
kanis.rs
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kanis.rs
Auto Kodeks
Phone
+(381)(11)7420444
Email
auto.kodeks.pirot@gmail.com
Website
auto-kodeks.rs
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 480 - RSD 550
Schedules at
auto-kodeks.rs
Benko Tours 92
Phone
+(381)(20)311833
Website
redvoznje.net
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 500 - RSD 650
Schedules at
redvoznje.net
Feniks Giz
Phone
+381 21 52 88 80
Email
office@feniksgiz.rs
Website
feniksgiz.rs
Bus from Beograd to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 1890
Schedules at
feniksgiz.rs
Autoprevoz Cacak
Phone
+381 32 322 461
Email
info@kavim-serbia.rs
Website
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
Bus from Belgrade to Novi Sad
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
RSD 550 - RSD 700
Schedules at
autoprevoz-cacak.rs
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Belgrade bus station to Novi Sad MAS
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
RSD 850 - RSD 1100
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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