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There are 7 ways to get from Dubrovnik to San Francisco Airport (SFO) by plane, ferry, bus or train

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Fly Dubrovnik to San Francisco  •  17h 15m

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to San Francisco (SFO) DBV - SFO

$509 - $859

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Fly Dubrovnik to Oakland  •  21h 20m

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to Oakland (OAK) DBV - OAK

$156 - $1,231

5 alternative options

Ferry to Split, fly to San Francisco  •  22h 14m

  1. Take the ferry from Dubrovnik to Split
  2. Fly from Split (SPU) to San Francisco (SFO) SPU - SFO

$382 - $535

Bus, train to Sarajevo, fly to San Francisco  •  23h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Mostar
  2. Take the train from Mostar to Sarajevo
  3. Fly from Sarajevo (SJJ) to San Francisco (SFO) SJJ - SFO

$458 - $975

Bus, bus to Tirana, fly to San Francisco  •  27h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
  2. Take the bus from Kotor to Tirana
  3. Fly from Tirana (TIA) to San Francisco (SFO) TIA - SFO

$589 - $1,164

Bus, train to Podgorica, fly to San Francisco  •  25h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Dubrovnik to Bar
  2. Take the train from Zeljeznicka Stanica Bar to Aerodrom
  3. Fly from Podgorica (TGD) to San Francisco (SFO) TGD - SFO

$513 - $1,118

Fly Dubrovnik to San Jose  •  19h 15m

  1. Fly from Dubrovnik (DBV) to San Jose (SJC) DBV - SJC

$393 - $1,139

Dubrovnik (DBV) to San Francisco (SFO) flights

The flight time between Dubrovnik (DBV) and San Francisco (SFO) is around 18h 31m and covers a distance of around 6408 miles. The fastest flight normally takes 14h 50m. Services are operated by British Airways, United Airlines, Croatia Airlines and others. Typically 60 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
18h 31m
Fastest flight journey time:
14h 50m
Flight distance:
6408 miles
Flights per week:
60
Cheapest price:
$316
Carbon emissions:
2079 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
06:30
Last flight departs at:
20:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Dubrovnik (DBV) to San Francisco (SFO) flight schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 800-232-4636.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to ferry and fly which costs 2.300 kn - 3.400 kn and takes 22h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to San Francisco Airport (SFO) is to fly which costs 3.100 kn - 5.500 kn and takes 17h 15m.

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The distance between Dubrovnik and San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 6399 miles.

It takes approximately 17h 15m to get from Dubrovnik to San Francisco Airport (SFO), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Dubrovnik Airport to San Francisco Airport. The quickest flight takes 14h 50m and has one stopover.

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San Francisco Airport (SFO) is 9h behind Dubrovnik. It is currently 2:01 AM in Dubrovnik and 5:01 PM in San Francisco Airport (SFO).

Lufthansa, Edelweiss Air, Swiss and six other airlines offer flights from Dubrovnik Airport to San Francisco Airport.

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There are 414+ hotels available in San Francisco Airport (SFO). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dubrovnik to Dubrovnik Airport is to shuttle which takes 25 min and costs 55 kn.

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Map of how to get from Dubrovnik to San Francisco Airport (SFO).
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  • Distance: 6398.7 miles
  • Duration: 17h 15m

What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA?

British Airways, United Airlines and 11 other airlines fly from Dubrovnik to San Francisco Airport (SFO) every 3 hours.

Airlines
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via London Heathrow, Denver
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via London Heathrow, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via Dublin, Seattle
Ave. Duration
18h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,400
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via London Heathrow, Seattle
Ave. Duration
18h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via London Heathrow, San Diego
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,300
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via Newark, Phoenix
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via London Heathrow, Las Vegas
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via London Heathrow, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via Newark, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via Zurich, Denver
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
20h 30m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via Frankfurt, San Diego
Ave. Duration
18h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Francisco via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,600
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Sarajevo to San Francisco via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Sarajevo to San Francisco via Frankfurt, Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
19h 9m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Sarajevo to San Francisco via Frankfurt, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
20h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,100
Flights from Tirana to San Francisco via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,200
Flights from Tirana to San Francisco via Munich
Ave. Duration
15h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,300
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Francisco via Newark
Ave. Duration
17h 17m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Francisco via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $3,600
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Munich
Ave. Duration
14h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Sarajevo to San Francisco via Vienna, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
20h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Jose via Newark, Denver
Ave. Duration
18h 48m
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $6,000
Flights from Split to San Francisco via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Tirana to San Francisco via London Heathrow, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
19h 59m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Jose via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
15h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Jose via London Heathrow, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
20h 13m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via London Heathrow, Seattle
Ave. Duration
19h 12m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,200
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Sarajevo to San Francisco via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Flights from Tirana to San Francisco via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
17h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Podgorica to San Francisco via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
20h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Francisco via Zurich
Ave. Duration
16h 52m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Zurich
Ave. Duration
16h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Tirana to San Francisco via Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Francisco via New York JFK
Ave. Duration
20h 26m
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,000
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Jose via Amsterdam Schiphol, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via Amsterdam Schiphol, Salt Lake City
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Munich
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,400
Flights from Sarajevo to San Francisco via Vienna, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
20h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $950
Flights from Podgorica to San Francisco via Vienna, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
20h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to San Francisco via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $4,600
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14h 45m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from Tirana to San Francisco via Vienna, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
19h 25m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $900
Flights from Podgorica to San Francisco via Warsaw Chopin, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
19h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Split to San Francisco via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
French Bee
Website
frenchbee.com
Flights from Tirana to San Francisco via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
16h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,100
Spirit Airlines
Website
spirit.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Oakland via Frankfurt, Los Angeles
Ave. Duration
18h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$410 - $950
Train operators
Railways of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ŽFBH)
Phone
0038733657313
Email
info@zfbh.ba
Website
zfbh.ba
Train from Mostar to Sarajevo
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
zfbh.ba
Railways of Montenegro (ŽPCG)
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Train from Zeljeznicka Stanica Bar to Aerodrom
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
zcg-prevoz.me
Second Class
$2 - $3
First Class
$3 - $5
Bus operators
Globtour
Royal Travel Cetinje
Phone
+382 69 294 654
Email
royaltravelcetinje@gmail.com
Website
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Kotor
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Bus from Dubrovnik to Bar
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
royaltravelcetinje.me
Blue Line
Bozur
Old Town Travel
Phone
+382 32 520 495
Email
info@kotortotirana.com
Website
kotortotirana.com
Bus from Kotor to Tirana
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
kotortotirana.com
Book at
kotortotirana.com
Ferry operators

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