There are 5 ways to get from Dubrovnik to Zagreb by plane, bus, train, ferry or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 47 min

  1. DBV - ZAG

$71 - $297

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. 920

$40 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 18 min

$43 - $61

Ferry, train  •  11 h 41 min

$58 - $85

Drive  •  6 h 27 min

  1. 379.2 miles

$70 - $110

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

Croatia Airlines flies from Dubrovnik to Zagreb 4 times a day. Alternatively, Samoborček operates a bus from Dubrovnik to Zagreb twice daily, and the journey takes 8 h 30 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Train operators
Bus operators
Samoborček
Phone
+385 1 6321 190
Email
samoborcek@samoborcek.hr
Website
samoborcek.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
samoborcek.hr
Promet Makarska
Website
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
promet-makarska.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
promet-makarska.hr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autobusni Promet
Phone
+385 (42) 372 803
Email
info@ap.hr
Website
ap.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
ap.hr
Book at
varazdin.getbybus.com
Arriva d.o.o.
Phone
+385 (0)72 660 660
Email
info@arriva.com.hr
Website
arriva.com.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
arriva.com.hr
Promet Sinj
Phone
+385 (0) 21 821 566
Email
prometsinjdoo@gmail.com
Website
promet-sinj.hr
Bus from Dubrovnik to Split
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
promet-sinj.hr
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dubrovnik and Zagreb is 390 km. The road distance is 607 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dubrovnik to Zagreb is to bus which costs 250 kn - 370 kn and takes 8 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Dubrovnik to Zagreb is to fly which takes 2 h 47 min and costs 440 kn - 1.900 kn.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dubrovnik and arriving at Zagreb. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Dubrovnik to Zagreb, including transfers.