There are 7 ways to get from Dubrovnik to Zadar by ferry, bus, train, car, plane or towncar

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What companies run services between Dubrovnik, Croatia and Zadar, Croatia?

Autotrans operates a bus from Dubrovnik to Zadar twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 7 h 51 min. Autobusni Promet also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Croatia Airlines, easyJet and four other airlines fly from Dubrovnik to Zadar twice daily.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Zagreb
Avg. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Pula, Zagreb
Avg. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Zagreb, Munich
Avg. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Avg. Duration
59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Milan Malpensa
Avg. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Munich
Avg. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zadar via Manchester
Avg. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Train operators
Croatian Railways (HŽPP)
Website
hzpp.hr
Train from Split to Knin
Avg. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
hzpp.hr
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $19
Train from Knin to Zadar
Avg. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
hzpp.hr
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $12
Bus operators
Prijevoz Knežević
Website
knezevic.getbybus.com
Bus from Split to Zadar
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Schedules at
knezevic.getbybus.com
Dalmacija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)21 32 62 26
Email
josdedic@inet.hr
Website
dalmacijabus.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Avg. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
dalmacijabus.hr
Autotrans
Website
autotrans.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Avg. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
autotrans.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Zadar
Avg. Duration
7 h 51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
autotrans.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Avg. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
autotrans.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Avg. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Schedules at
autotrans.hr
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Split to Zadar
Avg. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Bus from Dubrovnik to Zadar
Avg. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Split to Zadar
Avg. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Promet Makarska
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Avg. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Puntamica Line d.d.o.
Phone
+385 (23) 315 331
Email
info@puntamika-line.hr
Website
puntamika-line.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Avg. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
puntamika-line.hr
Autotransport Šibenik
Phone
022 / 212 – 557
Email
autotransport@atpsi.hr
Website
atpsi.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Avg. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Schedules at
atpsi.hr
Slavonija Bus
Phone
+385 (0)35 475-300
Email
info@slavonija-bus.hr
Website
slavonija-bus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Zadar
Avg. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
slavonija-bus.hr
Ferry operators
Other operators
Uber Kroatische Küste
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dubrovnik to Zadar
Avg. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$270 - $350
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$270 - $350
Select
$340 - $430
Kombi
$440 - $600

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dubrovnik to Zadar?

The distance between Dubrovnik and Zadar is 282 km. The road distance is 352 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Zadar?

The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Zadar is to bus which costs 240 kn and takes 7 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dubrovnik to Zadar?

The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to Zadar is to drive which takes 4 h 7 min and costs 320 kn.

Is there a direct bus between Dubrovnik and Zadar?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dubrovnik and arriving at Zadar. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 51 min.

How long does it take to get from Dubrovnik to Zadar?

It takes approximately 7 h 37 min to get from Dubrovnik to Zadar, including transfers.